Paul Jansen: Golf Architect and Global Traveler

"The world is yours to explore"

Asia’s 11 most unique golf courses – New Zealand Golf Digest / Australian Golf Digest

I recently penned a piece for New Zealand Golf Digest (which is also featured in Australian Golf Digest) on Asia’s most unique golf courses. Asia really does have some fun and unique golf. Find the article here: New Zealand Golf Digest: https://newzealandgolfdigest.co.nz/southern-asias-11-unique-golf-courses/ Australian Golf Digest: https://www.australiangolfdigest.com.au/southern-asias-11-unique-golf-courses/  

Golf greenkeeping in Sri Lanka

I recently wrote an article for the British and International Golf Green Keepers Association (BIGGA) pertaining to green keeping in Sri Lanka highlighting that good quality conditions are possible with limited input and equipment that does not break the bank. See Article here:

Some unique and fun golf courses in Asia – HK Golfer Magazine

I have seen a lot of unique golf courses on my travels around the globe. Here are a few I have listed for the HK Golfer magazine for the continent of Asia. This includes golf courses in Sri Lanka, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia and Hong Kong. Find the link here: http://hkgolfer.com/courses-and-travel/south-asias-unique-and-sustainable-golf-courses

Rocks and Golf

Pete Dye in his excellent book Bury me in a pot bunker wrote that a “A significant part of the enjoyment of the game comes from the players awareness of the beauty of the golf course and the abundant wildlife that wanders freely there”.   I agree. When a golf course is immersed in nature and where the […]