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LIST: The worst of Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw

Some colleagues and I were playing golf last week (Woodway Country Club in Darien, Conn.), and we were debating a list of the worst designs by the team of Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw.

Having played eight of the 18 courses that they’ve built while working together, here’s my list of the ones I don’t like:


Do you disagree?

My favorites:

1. Plantation at Kapalua
2. Bandon Trails
3. Saguaro at We-Ko-Pa

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My wish list:

1. Sand Hills
2. Friar’s Head
3. Lost Farm (pictured)
4. Dormie Club
5. Bandon Preserve

--Matty G.

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