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Thursday, August 8th, 2019
GOLF ADVISOR PODCAST COVERS GOLF AND TOURISM IN JAPAN, MARKING ONE YEAR OUT FROM 2020 TOKYO OLYMPICS
Senior Editor Bradley Klein Discusses Recent Visit and His Golf Expedition Across Japan, Including Experience at the Host Course for the Olympics
ORLANDO, Fla. (Aug. 8, 2019) – With less than a year before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the latest installment of the GOLF Advisor Podcast features a recap of Senior Writer Bradley Klein’s recent two-week exploration of Tokyo, Japan, and surrounding areas, including a visit to Olympics host course, Kasumigaseki Country Club.
Chock full of information, podcast host and GOLF Advisor Managing Editor Brandon Tucker asks Klein about the massive metropolitan maze that is Tokyo, the golf culture and public access to golf in Japan – including resort and public-access courses like Kawana Golf Course, known as the “Pebble Beach of Japan – and Klein’s visit to prestigious private clubs, like Hirono Golf Club. Japan has a long and fascinating history with golf, unlike 2016 Olympics host country Brazil,
Klein also wrote extensively about his trip to Japan, with articles about Hirono Golf Club, Kawana’s Fuji Course, and a full course page featuring Kasumigaseki Country Club, which can be found on GOLF Advisor.
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