Giving Seniors More Moments


Recognizing that the older generations won’t be able to play 18 holes on a full-length course forever, many clubs are expanding their range of recreational options offered to seniors, to greatly enhance the appeal for them to remain active, dues-paying members.

The Phoenician Builds Athletic Club, Redesigns Golf Course

By | July 28, 2017

The Scottsdale, Ariz., resort is beginning the third phase of major enhancements. The two-story Athletic Club, which will include a tennis center, activity center, and fitness center, is expected to be complete by March 2018, while work on the golf course, which will be reconfigured from 27 to 18 holes, will begin in January 2018. The Phoenician, […]

Friday Filmfest: Coyote Encounter at Talking Stick GC

By | July 28, 2017

An apparently injured coyote walked up to a group of golfers at the Scottsdale, Ariz., property and stayed with them for about 10 minutes. The group offered the animal water and took a few photos and video before it wandered off. While playing at Talking Stick Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., a coyote walked right up […]

Troon to Manage Columbia (Mo.) CC

By | June 5, 2017

The 96-year-old club that was the first private club in the city that is home to the University of Missouri’s main campus will now be managed by the Troon Privé Division of the Scottsdale, Ariz.-based management firm.

National Club Association Announces New Board, Officers

By | May 26, 2017

New directors elected to the NCA board for three-year terms are Tom Bennison, ClubCorp USA, Inc.; Luke O’Boyle, CCM, CCE, Chevy Chase (Md.) Club; Nick Sidorakis, CCM, Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Okla.; and Robert L. Smith, II, Venable, LLP, Washington, D.C.