The new Golf Shoppe at Boca West CC took inspiration from high-end department stores, offering lifestyle brands in a sophisticated setting. Years ago, golf shops at clubs and resorts around the country were mostly functional spaces, carrying golf clubs, shoes and a hodgepodge of assorted golf accessories. But today, the golf shop is taking on…
From replacing aging irrigation systems to dealing with Mother Nature’s endless surprises, superintendents are managing water inputs with new technology—and a respect for new realities.
Golf course properties are introducing the game to new players through initiatives such as FootGolf and other variations that have little effect on course conditions and upkeep.
To encourage out-of-town families to get involved at Sailfish Point Golf Club, the Stuart, Fla., property put together a youth “jingle bell triathlon.”
As the “Elf on the Shelf” has become a holiday staple in households throughout the country, Druid Hills Golf Club in Atlanta got in on the action with its own version of the program.
When Druid Hills Golf Club in Atlanta was considering ways to get older children involved with club activities, it hit the jackpot with an idea to host sleepover events at the Georgia Aquarium and Zoo Atlanta.
Accommodating the distinct needs of club members and guests of all ages keeps pool areas bustling.
The golf maintenance staff at Reynolds Lake Oconee feels perfectly at ease with its equipment of choice to maintain six challenging courses.
Despite compact kitchens and limited space, successful snack bars offer a wide range of food-and-beverage fare, as well as an inviting social area.
Properties that invest in their tennis facilities are netting positive results from surging interest in the sport among players of all ages.
Resort properties are focusing on developing luxurious spas to attract and engage guests.
No longer merely a place to stash a jacket or purse, today’s locker-room facilities offer members and guests a robust venue for transitioning from home to recreation, and back again.
A showcase room at Highland Springs CC has helped the club increase wine sales, while also creating a great new source of pride for members.
A kid’s summer camp at Isleworth G&CC plants the seeds of generosity in its youngest members.
A record-setting swimming lesson at Isleworth Golf & Country Club served as a perfect kick-off for the club’s $3 million pool renovation.