Riviera CC Unveils $8M Renovation

By | February 9, 2016

The Coral Gables, Fla., property reopened its golf course on January 30, featuring new Celebration Bermudagrass, a new irrigation system, a two-acre lake, greens rebuilt to USGA specifications, re-contoured fairways, and native plants in place of non-native foliage.

The Price of Deep Bunkers


Large, deep bunkers are aesthetically pleasing and intimidating—but they can also add to the difficulty and, potentially, the time it takes to play a round of golf.

Riviera CC Named Scott Schmidt as Director of Golf

By | November 10, 2010

  Scott F. Schmidt has been named as Director of Golf at Riviera Country Club, Coral Gables, Fla.  For the past five years, Schmidt has been seasonally employed as the Head Golf Professional at the Elk River Club in Banner Elk, N.C. and as Head Golf Professional at The Floridian in Palm City, Fla.