Pebble Beach On Steroids

“There are a lot of places your golf ball can go on this course, and many of them are not good,” cautioned Ryan Brandeburg, the director of golf at a thrill ride of a course called Cape Kidnappers. “Especially on the cliff-side holes, where a ball can get swallowed by the ocean,” 500 feet below. The course tilts toward the sea, tumbling along serrated ridges and over folds of wrinkled turf as unpredictable and exhilarating as anything in Wales or Ireland or Scotland. It’s Pebble Beach on steroids. Cape Kidnappers golf course was completed in 2004. It was designed by legendary golf architect Tom Doak.


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World Cup Giant Slalom Win for Alice Robinson

World Cup Giant Slalom Win for Alice Robinson

An aggressive second run lifted New Zealand teenager Alice Robinson ahead of American Mikaela Shiffrin to win a giant slalom that ended the women’s World Cup ski season recently in Lenzerheide,…