Search La boutique VU   Focus Contact us Français

Golf in China

Golf comes to the Middle Kingdom, with sometimes curious results.
For all intents and purposes, golf in China is just 20 years old. t hasn't evolved. It has arrived full-blown, in its high-end and even slightly decadent form.
The first modern course, an Arnold Palmer design, opened in 1984. Another dozen or so were added in the decade following. But in the last 10 years the total has soared to 230, making China second in Asia in terms of golf course acreage (behind Japan), and though there is supposed to be a moratorium on constructing courses, new ones seem to spring up every month.

To order hi-res picture:

© Agence VU' - ABVENT Group 2020 | Legal notice
 website is the exclusive property of Agence VU company. Its contents, works, pictures and texts are protected by laws and international conventions on copyright.

Every representation or reproduction, which infringes legislative clauses on intellectual property is illicit and could constitute an infringement.