Golf's Grand Design

Premiered Summer 2012

Golf's Golf's Grand Design examines the history and role of golf course architecture in America and the unique relationship between the people who play the game and the places where they play.

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design A Family Affair

Golf's Grand Design

A Family Affair

Some of the people who appear in the program discuss how they got started playing golf.

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A Family Affair

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Bandon Dunes

Golf's Grand Design

Bandon Dunes

A montage of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, the collection of five courses in southern Oregon.

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Bandon Dunes

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Bill Coore at Sand Hills

Golf's Grand Design

Bill Coore at Sand Hills

Golf course architect Bill Coore provides an overview of the Sand Hills Golf Club in NE.

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Bill Coore at Sand Hills

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design David McLay Kidd

Golf's Grand Design

David McLay Kidd

Architect David McLay Kidd talks about his design of the first course at Bandon Dunes, OR.

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David McLay Kidd

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Extended Interview with Tom Doak

Golf's Grand Design

Extended Interview with Tom Doak

Golf course architect Tom Doak talks about how he got started and his early influences.

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Extended Interview with Tom Doak

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Game of a Lifetime

Golf's Grand Design

Game of a Lifetime

Many of the golfers in the program talk about the camaraderie of playing the game.

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Game of a Lifetime

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Golf's Grand Design Trailer

Golf's Grand Design

Golf's Grand Design Trailer

GOLF’S GRAND DESIGN examines the history and role of golf course architecture in America.

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Golf's Grand Design Trailer

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Interview with Pete and Alice Dye

Golf's Grand Design

Interview with Pete and Alice Dye

Legendary course architects Pete and Alice Dye talk about their career and life together.

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Interview with Pete and Alice Dye

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Video thumbnail: Golf's Grand Design Golf's Grand Design - Preview

Golf's Grand Design

Golf's Grand Design - Preview

Premieres Friday, August 3, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Golf's Grand Design - Preview

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