–Choose Your Own Adventure golf architecture;
–The satisfactions of playing “unknown” courses;
–Golf as an emotional experience;
–The importance of “compression and release” in design;
–Creativity beginning with saying “I don’t know”;
–How the best architects “fight” for contours;
–and the genius of Stanley Thompson.
Listen to Derek Duncan discuss the book “The Match” by Mark Frost in the Good-Good Golf Podcast Book Club edition.
Photos: Cover page, St. Georges Golf & Country Club, 1st hole, Clive Barber; above, Knollwood Country Club, 16th hole, Evan Schiller