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Nov 22, 2012  |  Category: General  |  Posted by: admin

At times, disentangling an older-type golf course layout on a traditional English golf club can be a difficult and convoluted thing to do. However, luck was with David Hemstock when the Pike Hills Golf Club, which celebrated its centenary in 2004, commissioned him to look at all options for modernising the course, improving the golfing experience, and extending into a piece of agricultural land the Club had bought some years ago. With little disruption to the course, big changes were possible. See the article in this site.

Oct 29, 2012  |  Category: Testimonials  |  Posted by: admin

"David and his team carefully carved out the executive golf course and a 250m x 75m driving range... Some tricky and strategic challenges have been cleverly woven for experts in order to lure them to return again and again to the pleasures of Palace Gardens..."

Manzer Hussain
Chief Operating Officer

Oct 23, 2012  |  Category: International Projects  |  Posted by: admin

Our Asian Tour championship course, voted the best in the country in recent years, and consistently in the top three of the  Asia Pacific Golf Conference awards, continues to gather awards.
Oct 17, 2012  |  Category: UK Projects  |  Posted by: admin

Construction of the hotel and clubhouse complex is now underway.

The recently opened 'Temple Course', a 9-hole, 5,500-yard equivalent layout next to the main 7,000-yard championship course, is proving to be very popular with those wanting to experience the quality of the main course, but without the pain!

Lee Westwood is due to be setting-up one of his golf academies at Flaxby shortly

Oct 17, 2012  |  Category: Publications  |  Posted by: admin

Second Homes + Golf = A Worldwide Phenomenon.

...Now that Britain is saturated with fairways, greens and bunkers, David Hemstock travels the world working on new golf projects. “In the U.K. we’re golfed-up,” said Mr. Hemstock, Golf Course Architect...

Oct 17, 2012  |  Category: General  |  Posted by: admin

In the UK, there are many, many older courses, often around 100-years old or more, with bunkering and layout increasingly affected by the longer shot distances that golfers appear to be achieving on a regular basis.

Bunkers become irrelevant due to longer drives, safety margins become less effective, courses become easier. To counter this effect, the company has refined a quick and effective method for assessing the course...