Ground Contours

I’m an advocate for ground contours – FULL STOP. See my most recent story for the Hong Kong Golfer Magazine detailing why I think ground contours are the most underused golf feature today.

My story:


The ground dictates the play at Pennard. Wales


Fairway Tier at Missisauga, Canada


Humps and Bumps – St Andrews, Scotland


Ground movement compounded by the hard and fast conditions – Carnoustie, Scotland

Crystal Downs, USA Contours that help with drainage

Ground contours help surface drainage – Crystal Downs, USA

Ground Contours and strategic Interest at Koninklijke Haagsche, The Netherlands

Grounds contours offer great strategic interest – Hague, The Netherlands

Humps and Bumps at Western Gailes, Scotland

Ground interest – Western Gailes, Scotland

Natural Ground at Ballyliffin, Ireland

Let the land dictate the play – Ballyliffin, Ireland

North Berwick

Interesting green contours – North Berwick, Scotland



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