While many golfers would gladly accept an invitation to play Newport Country Club or Wannamoisett Country Club in the middle of January, it’s no longer necessary.
In fact, you can play both on the same day while wearing sweatpants.
Neither club would let you step foot on No. 1 tee with your most comfy of clothes on, but thanks to Michael Hamilton, you still can. His passion for golf course design, background in landscape architecture and free time due to the pandemic allowed him to create the state’s most recognizable golf courses online, available to be played on the PGA2K21 video game.
“I don’t mind being called a nerd about this stuff at all,” Hamilton says. “I’m just obsessed with golf course architecture.”
It’s been that way for a while.
Hamilton has been drawing golf courses since he was 3 years old. He also loves playing the game and,…