Instead of developing original golf holes to address 21st-century technology, time constraints and resource limitations, architects are preoccupied with decrying technology and clamoring for a rollback in ball distance.
To commemorate the magazine's 60th anniversary, we payi tribute to the top 60 innovations in golf in the modern era. From the introduction of slow-motion replay to the creation of the PGA Tour, all have contributed to the complete transformation of the game of golf.
Golf Digest has had many milestone accomplishments throughout its first 60 years, from securing nationwide distribution in 1952 to publishing the first Green Star Awards for environmental sustainability in 2009. The magazine kicks off its 60th-anniversary celebration in the March issue.