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.

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May 14, 2021
The major champion and course architect is an Everygolfer's hero.
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May 11, 2021
A phenomenal host course and fun format add up to the most entertaining viewing experience of the year.
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May 7, 2021
There are a lot of golf courses out there. Why not play as many as humanly possible?
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May 4, 2021
Get to know this storied South Florida golf club, host of the 48th Walker Cup Matches.
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April 30, 2021
A sense of place is better than imitating the untouchable.
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April 27, 2021
Want to look good on the golf course? There are plenty of ways to go beyond the pro shop or your nearest outlet store.
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April 23, 2021
You never know who might be watching you play golf.
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April 22, 2021
From Vero Beach down through Stuart, several worthy golf courses and a slower pace await.
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April 20, 2021
Playing an awesome golf course is great. Playing it in competition with a friend by your side is even better.
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April 16, 2021
The game does not have to be that serious. It's nice when courses understand that.
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April 13, 2021
Talented architects are breathing new life into these layouts.
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April 2, 2021
Free-form golf opens up all sorts of possibilities.
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March 30, 2021
Redesigning the Pines Course at The International Golf Club will strip it of a long-held distinction.
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March 25, 2021
From socks to CBD, these items have held up over time.
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March 19, 2021
Bad news for golfers, delivered expertly.
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March 16, 2021
Golf course news and notes: March, 2021.
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March 12, 2021
Own a piece of bittersweet golf history.
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March 9, 2021
Especially in 2021, the best golfers in the world are treated to a trip through one of modern golf's most significant careers.
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March 9, 2021
There is no need to compromise one of golf's bedrock principles because of a tiny spot of bad luck.
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March 5, 2021
From boutique hotels to entire country governments, travel-reliant locales are eager to give visitors a change of scenery.
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March 5, 2021
Johnny Football becomes Johnny Golf?
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March 1, 2021
A member is looking to narrow down which destination to visit for a golf trip to the Sunshine State.
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February 26, 2021
Smells like birdies.
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February 19, 2021
Fairways are for more than golf.
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February 17, 2021
The former LPGA commissioner brings enthusiasm and a fresh perspective to the 126-year-old organization.
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February 16, 2021
Golf course news and notes: February, 2021.
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February 12, 2021
Golf is at home by the sea.
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February 4, 2021
Recent USGA and R&A announcements on golf equipment regulations augur well for the long-term health of the game.
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February 2, 2021
Simply swatting a bunch of balls can be frustrating and even counter-productive.
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February 2, 2021
Patrick Reed's and other Rules of Golf run-ins are a reminder to brush up.
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January 29, 2021
Communicate, communicate, communicate.
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January 28, 2021
From exclusive private clubs to community-centric munis, a wonderful mix of courses will serve as stops en route to "The People's Championship."
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January 22, 2021
It's a tribute fit for a former king of the professional game.
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January 21, 2021
E-commerce and social media-driven brands offer swank alternatives to the mainstream.
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January 19, 2021
When open, Lido was considered one of the world's greatest courses. Now, Mike Keiser's sons and Tom Doak are rebuilding it next to their Sand Valley Golf Resort property.
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January 15, 2021
Let's putt like it's 2000.
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January 11, 2021
Golf course news and notes: January, 2021.
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January 5, 2021
Original work by Tom Doak, Gil Hanse and several other up-and-coming architects will debut soon.
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December 28, 2020
Golf’s resurgence can be seen in the success of grassroots competitive events.
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December 22, 2020
Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu each have titles for golfers.
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December 18, 2020
Compelling golf is just around the corner.
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December 16, 2020
Golf course news and notes: December, 2020.
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December 11, 2020
You don't need to be a pro to go pro.
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December 8, 2020
Some courses are right on schedule; others have been set back by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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December 4, 2020
Them's the breaks.
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December 1, 2020
Avid golfers who purchase blindly could waste hundreds or thousands of dollars on ill-fitting golf clubs.
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November 20, 2020
Here comes the next generation.
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November 19, 2020
PGA Tour players enjoy it so much that several of them call it home. You owe it to yourself to pop by for a visit.
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October 22, 2021
Green grass and low scores forever.
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October 21, 2021
What began with just a par-3 course and learning center, this 2,000-acre sporting ranch between Austin and Houston is finally going all-in with an ambitious championship course.
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October 21, 2021
Denverites are playing - and apparently really enjoying - their reborn, historic municipal course.
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October 18, 2021
Golf can feel cruel when the ball hangs on the lip of the hole. It's even more so when a penalty's involved.
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October 18, 2021
Slight cooling of Pacific Ocean waters increases likelihood of abnormal weather in major golf destinations.
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October 18, 2021
The opening of Hay's Place beside the new Tiger Woods-designed par-3 course brings a new energy to golf's most famous resort.
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October 15, 2021
As if golf wasn't already tough enough...
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October 14, 2021
More brands than ever want to help you look good, feel comfortable and spend wisely on your trousers.
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October 14, 2021
The wild and wavy North Course complements the Australian Sandbelt look of the acclaimed South Course near Oakland's airport.
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October 14, 2021
Comfort stations have become the new norm at exclusive private clubs like The Summit, which makes its PGA Tour debut this weekend.
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October 12, 2021
Golf course news and notes: October, 2021.
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October 11, 2021
The Grand Strand remains strong as an overall destination, but fond memories endure at these no-longer-existent links.
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October 8, 2021
Members of a lonely profession recently came together for a good cause.
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October 7, 2021
Recent releases run the gamut from irons to apps.
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October 7, 2021
We found the 10 cities where it's easiest to score a tee time.
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October 6, 2021
Kauai has fewer than half the courses of Oahu, Maui and the Big Island, but the quality is top notch.
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October 4, 2021
The number of publicly accessible tournament venues will shrink during the 2021-22 PGA Tour schedule as the majors move to private clubs.
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October 4, 2021
America's largest golf resort, and one of its smallest, are expanding to enhance the guest experience.
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October 4, 2021
Golf courses in California's Coachella Valley and Phoenix-Scottsdale are hotbeds of overseeding, but it's a common, and sometimes controversial, practice throughout the southern United States.
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October 1, 2021
It's hard to beat golf on Gullane Hill.
7 Min Read
September 30, 2021
From the largest elevation drop to the wildest greens and deepest bunker, all these U.S. courses take the game to the edge.
6 Min Read
September 29, 2021
Quality products, fitting experience and service combine with newfound reasonable pricing to make Bob Parsons' kaboom-baby a contender.
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September 28, 2021
In a new exclusive series from GolfPass, Rory McIlroy demonstrates with Martin Hall how to hit the 9 shots. Here's how to add them to your practice routine.
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September 27, 2021
The golf course’s compelling scenery and exciting architecture made for fun viewing even as the result was beyond doubt.
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September 24, 2021
Subject of a new documentary, the Caddie School for Soldiers spans continents.
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