"Designed for Speed"

"Designed for Speed: Developers Find Right Layout Can Aid Pace of Play," by Brian A. Lee, published in the July 2006 issue of Golf Inc. The author turns to Bill Yates to explore how course developers and architects can help improve the pace of play and help courses increase revenue.


[excerpt]  "The routing of a golf course - the sequence of holes  and green-to-tee distances - has a huge effect on pace of play, said pace of play expert Bill Yates. Creator of Pace Manager Systems and Pace Designer Systems, Yates said an optimal speed of play can be determined from the time the course design is first put on paper. Every course has a flow, but some are harder to manage than others..."    --Author Brian A. Lee 


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