by clicking the arrows at the side of the page, or by using the toolbar.
by clicking anywhere on the page.
by dragging the page around when zoomed in.
by clicking anywhere on the page when zoomed in.
web sites or send emails by clicking on hyperlinks.
Email this page to a friend
Search this issue
Index - jump to page or section
Archive - view past issues
Golf Australia Express : October 2013 - United Colours of Golf
T HESONofamanknownas “Pink” was always destined for a life a little left of centre. A colourful existence, if you will. Golfers have both hated and worshipped Pete Dye in equal measure for half a century. It’s just one of those things you have to cop as a course designer, particularly one with a nasty streak for creating visually exquisite but sometimes technically cruel courses and holes. Dye is the guy behind the ‘Island Green’ at TPC Sawgrass. Yes, THAT green. The one almost surrounded by water and with a small bunker guarding part of the front. The one that’s stunning to behold but eats about 100,000 balls each and every year. Golf ball manufacturers must be praying to Dye effigies in their offices. COVER DYE 24 Golf's Master Artist Words by Adrian Ballantyne