Category Archives: Golf Course

Daily Fantasy Golf Course Primer: Butterfield Bermuda Championship

We’ll have our third look at Port Royal Golf Course on the PGA Tour for this week’s Butterfield Bermuda Championship. By distance alone – 6,828 meters – this is the shortest course in the regular rotation of the PGA Tour. How does this affect key stats and expectations for the week? Let’s dig. Port Royal […]

Wildcats look to end fall season on a hot streak at The Ally

History links WEST POINT, Mississippi – After finishing for the second consecutive top-five finish at Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational just over a week ago, the Kentucky Women’s Golf Team will travel to West Point, Mississippi for The Ally at Old Waverly Golf Club. The Wildcats’ final fall tournament will be a three-day 54-hole stroke […]

River’s Edge lawsuit settlement would keep the entire golf course permanently in place

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Six months after River’s Edge golf course owner Wayne Purcell announced plans to sell the property to Pahlisch Homes, which planned to convert about half of the course into nearly 400 homes, prompting objections and later a lawsuit, a settlement was reached to ensure the 18-hole course remained in place at […]

Golf courses start the wintering process but keep the season going

Shannon Hanley participates in a round of end-of-season golf at the Steamboat Golf Club on Thursday night. The Steamboat Golf Club and the Haymaker Golf Course are in the process of preparing the courses for the winter and the following season.Shelby Reardon / Steamboat Pilot and Today Golf season at Steamboat Springs is short. Haymaker […]

Ontario Speedway Grand Opening Ceremony Takes Place on Former Golf Course | Local News

Country united states of americaUS Virgin IslandsMinor Outlying Islands of the United StatesCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, […]

Editor’s notebook: Dream job, emotional outcome

Editor’s Note: BASF and Golf Course Industry are working together to tell the story of the birth of three new products for the golf market. This is the third installment in a three-part series. The first part appeared in the April issue and second part appeared in the September issue. In golf course maintenance, pests […]

Fun flying saucers: the Kesling disc golf course is dedicated

Mayor Tom Dermody throws a record to a basket before the dedication. Left to Right: Mark Schreiber, Park Superintendent, Karen Ellison, Park Board Member, Brian Cummings, Past President of HFL Jeff Bernel, Park Board Chair Mitch Feikes, Mayor Tom Dermody. History and photos provided by the city’s parks department The Parks and Recreation Department of […]

Women’s golf posts season-best 297 in Pat Bradley Invitational first round

History links LAKEWOOD RANCH, Florida – University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros Women’s Golf Team (UTRGV) had the highest score of the season in a single round of 297 in the first round of 44e Pat Bradley Annual Invitational on Saturdays at the Lakewood Ranch Golf Club. In the first round 297, the Vaqueros […]

Brooklyn Park, father of two, moves from golf course to classrooms, encouraging kids to be kind

Bryan Skavnak started out as a golf professional after graduating from college in 2000. But the father of two pre-teens from Brooklyn Park quickly realized that competition wasn’t his thing. Kindness was. Now he takes the lessons learned on the course into the classroom. Skavnak, 43, is the founder of Be the Nice Kid, a […]

Homage to Hanse Lido open to gambling in Thailand

Members of the new Ban Rakat Club, headquarters of the Gil Hanse-designed Ballyshear Links, underwent an exquisite form of torture in August: their new 18-hole course, one of the most anticipated projects in a decade, was fully ready to play. But COVID-19 restrictions issued by the Thai government prevented them from playing Hanse’s superb tribute […]