Tim Gavrich
Tim Gavrich

Tim Gavrich

Senior Writer

Tim Gavrich is a Senior Writer for GolfPass. A student of course design since he took up the game at age six, he played for his college team at Washington and Lee University and still tries to tee it up in competition whenever possible. He has been involved in the golf industry since 2011, and has written full-time about golf travel and architecture since 2014.

A native of Avon, Connecticut now residing in Vero Beach, Florida, he has played golf on two continents so far and is not too bad on Bermuda greens for a left-handed New Englander. Follow him on Twitter @TimGavrich and on Instagram @TimGavrich.

7 Min Read
August 10, 2022
Now 30-years mature, the statewide system of affordable golf courses offers adventure that doesn't have to break the budget.
6 Min Read
August 8, 2022
A looming U.S. Mid-Amateur qualifier requires some advance preparation.
1 Min Read
August 5, 2022
Drive-and-reveal holes add mystery and occasion at The Country Club of North Carolina.
5 Min Read
August 1, 2022
Tips to enjoying special golf trips to Scotland, Ireland and Pinehurst highlight this month's Secrets column.
3 Min Read
July 27, 2022
New, unique iron offerings from TaylorMade and PXG and new summer fashion lines from TravisMathew and Linksoul highlight this month's column.
2 Min Read
July 27, 2022
A beloved golf club brand that became a direct-to-consumer pioneer shuts its doors nearly 70 years after its original founding.
4 Min Read
July 27, 2022
Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail was decades ahead of the current par-3 course boom. Now, the trail is modifying one of its short courses with an eye on the future.
2 Min Read
July 24, 2022
Ties to USGA and a location at the crossroads of American golf make perfect sense.
2 Min Read
July 21, 2022
The inaugural U.S. Adaptive Open was an emotional experience for competitors and fans of the game.
15 Images
July 13, 2022
Golfers love showing off their pics from the Swilcan Bridge and other landmarks at the Home of Golf.
7 Min Read
July 13, 2022
A personal top 10 and a wish list for golf die-hards.
1 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Martin Hall brings Tiger Woods and a little science into his efforts to help you shoot your lowest scores, both overseas and at home.
3 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Score big savings on a bunch of accessories to round out your bag as we reach the season's peak.
11 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Get to know every hole at the Home of Golf, the mother of golf courses around the world.
1 Min Read
July 8, 2022
Keep Rosie's memory alive.
4 Min Read
July 6, 2022
With Southern Hills, The Country Club and The Old Course complementing Augusta National, it is hard to imagine a single-year major championship slate much better than this one.
2 Min Read
July 1, 2022
Fife's newest course is back up and running, big-time Arizona resort renovation efforts and more highlight our latest dispatch.
4 Min Read
June 30, 2022
We share 10 public course patios and decks where watching golfers finish their rounds is almost as fun as playing.
3 Min Read
June 27, 2022
Three star-studded events are coming to TVs and streaming services in early July.
49 Min Read
June 23, 2022
The "Top 100 under $100" finally delivers a list of courses that every golfer can afford.
1 Min Read
June 22, 2022
Pinpoint wedges have helped McIlroy play some of the best golf of his career lately. Learn his technique and get more shot-saving tips from the four-time major champion.
4 Min Read
June 20, 2022
Fitzpatrick's analytical approach to every shot and his pin-in putting give golfers food for thought.
4 Min Read
June 20, 2022
U.S. Open-winning (old) putter technology, new irons from a maverick Texas company and a quick review of a new rangefinder feature in this month's edition.
4 Min Read
June 15, 2022
Golf course news and notes: June, 2022.
3 Min Read
June 13, 2022
It has never been easier - or more important - to distinguish between the game the pros play and the one you play.
7 Min Read
June 13, 2022
The USGA founder club that saw early-20th-century golf's greatest underdog story hosts the national championship for the first time in 35 years.
2 Min Read
June 13, 2022
A new GolfPass series, Home Course Advantage, seeks to help level golf's playing field.
1 Min Read
June 10, 2022
We must protect this clubhouse.
6 Min Read
June 6, 2022
We've rounded up a bunch of gifts that cover the range of budgets.
4 Min Read
June 2, 2022
One of the world's premier courses is set to be renovated - and other notes - in this month's secrets column.
6 Min Read
June 2, 2022
The new, lighter Arccos 3.0 sensors help bring Big Data into your golf game.
6 Min Read
May 26, 2022
The Midwest dominates our selections, but there are great golf getaway options from coast to coast.
1 Min Read
May 26, 2022
Hey, what'd you make back on the 258th?
3 Min Read
May 23, 2022
Even Tiger Woods needs a little more forgiveness from his irons.
3 Min Read
May 23, 2022
Tricky bunker sand and sensible green speeds made a fascinating examination of Perry Maxwell's Great Plains masterpiece.
3 Min Read
May 19, 2022
Decades-long combination of lower-than-usual precipitation and creeping temperatures lead to big changes in desert course upkeep.
7 Min Read
May 17, 2022
The major championship jewel of the Great Plains is Perry Maxwell's masterpiece, recently restored by Gil Hanse.
25 Images
May 16, 2022
A 2022 recipient of a PGA of America lifetime achievement award, Cannon has photographed great courses and events for decades.
1 Min Read
May 13, 2022
Drop and give me 18.
1 Min Read
May 11, 2022
These major champions got it done under the most intense pressure. They can help you do the same.
3 Min Read
May 9, 2022
We round up the golf books titles worth your leisure time.
6 Min Read
May 9, 2022
Here's how to play - and stay - where the pros play.
4 Min Read
May 3, 2022
At the moment, mask and testing mandates are in a state of flux. Many international destinations are relaxing rules to encourage overseas travel. We recently took advantage to visit Greece for the first time.
2 Min Read
April 28, 2022
Famous, historic and exclusive clubs are all offering rounds to help with turf research in 2022.
4 Min Read
April 25, 2022
New offerings from big names and some smaller-brand curiosities abound this month.
3 Min Read
April 21, 2022
Quality products and a focus on the environment work in tandem more than ever in golf.
2 Min Read
April 21, 2022
The Els for Autism 2022 Golf Challenge opens golf club doors while serving children around the world.
3 Min Read
April 21, 2022
With three 'anchor sites,' the USGA seems to be tightening the rotation of courses that could hold its flagship event for the foreseeable future.
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7 Min Read
August 10, 2022
Now 30-years mature, the statewide system of affordable golf courses offers adventure that doesn't have to break the budget.
6 Min Read
August 8, 2022
A looming U.S. Mid-Amateur qualifier requires some advance preparation.
1 Min Read
August 5, 2022
Drive-and-reveal holes add mystery and occasion at The Country Club of North Carolina.
5 Min Read
August 1, 2022
Tips to enjoying special golf trips to Scotland, Ireland and Pinehurst highlight this month's Secrets column.
3 Min Read
July 27, 2022
New, unique iron offerings from TaylorMade and PXG and new summer fashion lines from TravisMathew and Linksoul highlight this month's column.
2 Min Read
July 27, 2022
A beloved golf club brand that became a direct-to-consumer pioneer shuts its doors nearly 70 years after its original founding.
4 Min Read
July 27, 2022
Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail was decades ahead of the current par-3 course boom. Now, the trail is modifying one of its short courses with an eye on the future.
2 Min Read
July 24, 2022
Ties to USGA and a location at the crossroads of American golf make perfect sense.
2 Min Read
July 21, 2022
The inaugural U.S. Adaptive Open was an emotional experience for competitors and fans of the game.
7 Min Read
July 13, 2022
A personal top 10 and a wish list for golf die-hards.
1 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Martin Hall brings Tiger Woods and a little science into his efforts to help you shoot your lowest scores, both overseas and at home.
3 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Score big savings on a bunch of accessories to round out your bag as we reach the season's peak.
11 Min Read
July 11, 2022
Get to know every hole at the Home of Golf, the mother of golf courses around the world.
1 Min Read
July 8, 2022
Keep Rosie's memory alive.
4 Min Read
July 6, 2022
With Southern Hills, The Country Club and The Old Course complementing Augusta National, it is hard to imagine a single-year major championship slate much better than this one.
2 Min Read
July 1, 2022
Fife's newest course is back up and running, big-time Arizona resort renovation efforts and more highlight our latest dispatch.
4 Min Read
June 30, 2022
We share 10 public course patios and decks where watching golfers finish their rounds is almost as fun as playing.
3 Min Read
June 27, 2022
Three star-studded events are coming to TVs and streaming services in early July.
49 Min Read
June 23, 2022
The "Top 100 under $100" finally delivers a list of courses that every golfer can afford.
1 Min Read
June 22, 2022
Pinpoint wedges have helped McIlroy play some of the best golf of his career lately. Learn his technique and get more shot-saving tips from the four-time major champion.
4 Min Read
June 20, 2022
Fitzpatrick's analytical approach to every shot and his pin-in putting give golfers food for thought.
4 Min Read
June 20, 2022
U.S. Open-winning (old) putter technology, new irons from a maverick Texas company and a quick review of a new rangefinder feature in this month's edition.
4 Min Read
June 15, 2022
Golf course news and notes: June, 2022.
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