New Owners Take Over Minnesota, Florida, New York Golf Properties

By | November 19, 2015

All Pro Holdings LLC has paid $3.8 million for Hastings (Minn.) Country Club, with plans to reopen in spring as a semi-private club. Legacy Golf Club in Lakewood Ranch, Fla., which was part of a ClubCorp acquisition earlier this year, was purchased by Jon Whittemore for $3.4 million. Carol McLean-Wright placed the winning bid of $1.4 million for 1000 Acres Ranch Resort in Stony Creek, N.Y., at bankruptcy auction.

Redwood Six Launched as New Management Firm

By | November 4, 2015

The Houston- and Atlanta-based company is comprised of former partners and executives from Sequoia Golf, which was acquired by ClubCorp in 2014. The new firm is looking to build a portfolio of private club and destination golf resort properties.

Residents Upset About Fence at Knollwood CC

By | October 21, 2015

The ClubCorp-owned property in Granger, Ind., entered into an agreement with the county to create bike paths, and the owner opted to install a fence. Homeowners are upset because they say they were not consulted on the matter, and that the fence is not in keeping with covenants.

Eric Affeldt Tops “Most Powerful People in Golf” List

By | October 13, 2015

The CEO and President of ClubCorp took the top spot in Golf Inc.’s list for the second year in a row, and has ranked in the top five since 2007. The list ranks individuals’ influence and their organizations’ ability to positively impact the golf industry.

Dan Ramella

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Some clubs invest a few million dollars to reinvent themselves, some a lot more. All of them are seeing a good return on investment, and none of them are being managed the same way as in the past.

Richard Golf Academy

One Golfer, and Club, at a Time


A variety of properties have initiated innovative, ongoing programs to successfully draw in new players from beyond golf’s traditional demographic profiles.