Bandon Dunes Announces Fourth Course

By | November 1, 2006

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Bandon, Ore. (C&RB, September 2005), has unveiled plans for a fourth course, which is expected to open in July 2010. The new course—to be designed by architect Tom Doak and his design partner, Jim Urbina—will go by the name Old Macdonald, a nod to legendary course designer C.B. Macdonald. The […]

KSL Capital Partners to Acquire ClubCorp

By | November 1, 2006

  Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, Texas KSL Resorts, which owns and operates some of the most well-known vacation retreats in the world, will add two legendary resorts to its portfolio—The Homestead in Hot Springs, Va., and Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, Texas—through the acquisition announced last month of ClubCorp, Inc. […]


Golf Graduates

By | November 1, 2006

A Chinese university is requiring students in business administration, law, economics and computer technology to take golf lessons to prepare them for a business world where deals are made on the links, the state news agency reported last month. Xiamen University’s golf range will debut on campus by the end of this year. “The aim […]


H-2B Gets New Life at Last Minute

By | October 1, 2006

Sen. Mikulski Just hours before the U.S. Congress adjourned to focus on re-election campaigns late last month, the House and Senate approved a Department of Defense authorization bill sponsored by Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), which included a measure to extend the “returning worker” provision of the Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of […]


SouthWood Golf Club Honored

By | October 1, 2006

SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Fla., has been voted Tallahassee's "Best Golf Course" by Tallahassee Magazine. In addition, Becky Sauers, who heads up the Classical School of Golf and Lady Links at SouthWood, was voted the top golf instructor. Designed by PGA Tour star Fred Couples and renowned architect Gene Bates, SouthWood Golf Club was […]


Plans Unveiled for Sand Hollow Resort

By | October 1, 2006

  Located 15 minutes from St. George in the state's southwestern corner, Sand Hollow Resort will feature more than 1,700 private residences, vacation villas, 27 holes of golf at Sand Hollow Golf Club, a spa and fitness center, pools and water features. A water park, spanning 15 acres, will include a modified lazy river that […]