Golf Club Lifts Bare Legs Ban

By | July 14, 2008

For 113 years, members of Frinton Golf Club in Essex have been required to wear knee-length socks with shorts while playing on its course. However, after complaints from younger players, a committee voted to relax the rule and allow men to wear short socks. But officials report that the move has divided the club’s 600 […]

Renovations at Wichita CC Enter Final Phases

By | July 14, 2008

The Wichita (Kan.) Country Club in  has entered its next-to-last phase of renovation, which started with a more than $12 million master plan in 2006. Since renovation began, 90 people with an average age of about 43 have joined the club. “While we’re building everything for every demographic, the future of the club is (with) […]


Hamrick Named Head Pro at Rocky River Golf Club

By | July 14, 2008

Veteran golf professional Micheal Hamrick has joined the staff at the Embassy Suites Golf Resort & Spa. Hamrick will serve as head pro of the resort’s Rocky River Golf Club in Concord, N.C. through the end of the year and work closely with current director of golf Floyd Gragg. On Jan. 1, Hamrick takes over […]


Crouch, Camplin Promoted To Head Golf Pros At Pinehurst

By | July 14, 2008

Pinehurst Resort in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C. recently promoted two of its golf staff members to head professionals this week. Chris Crouch has assumed the head golf professional position for the Pinehurst Main Clubhouse activities, including management of the staff at course Nos. 1-5. Crouch joined the Pinehurst team in 2004 as an assistant […]


Hamilton Farm GC Promotes Dir. of Golf & Head Golf Pro

By | July 14, 2008

Hamilton Farm Golf Club (featured in C&RB’s June 08 issue) has chosen the ideal matches for their Golf Professional positions, naming Matt Freitag as Director of Golf and John McDole as Head Golf Professional. After careful consideration, the decision was made to promote from within the Hamilton Farm family. Both Freitag and McDole have extensive […]


Bill Kellogg to be Inducted Into San Diego Tennis Hall of Fame

By | July 11, 2008

In recognition of his many contributions to San Diego’s rich tennis history, William Kellogg, President of La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, will be inducted into the San Diego Tennis Hall of Fame as part of its Class of 2008.  The induction ceremony will officially take place on August 23 at the Balboa Tennis Club. […]