Max A. Mandel Municipal Golf Course in Laredo, Texas

Golf’s New Public Face


Two new Southwestern courses, “The Max” in Laredo, Texas and Rockwind Community Links in Hobbs, N.M., are changing the image of what municipals “should” look like—and the roles they can play in the business.

Photography by Evan Schiller

Extending the Legend at Baltusrol GC


Behind the scenes of Jimmy Walker’s dramatic win at this year’s PGA Championship was the equally compelling—but not as surprising—tale of how the storied New Jersey club once again met all challenges to reinforce its preeminence as a major venue.