Obama Convinced Woods to Redesign South Side Course

By | April 10, 2018

Tiger Woods recently revealed that a call from former President Barack Obama convinced him to get involved with the project that will upgrade the 100-year-old Jackson Park course in Chicago, connecting it to the South Shore Golf Course. Tiger Woods revealed this weekend that a personal call from President Barack Obama got him involved in […]

Trump On Pace to Triple Obama’s First-Year Rounds, CNN Reports

By | November 27, 2017

The President’s visit to Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Fla. on November 25th was the 81st day he has visited one of his courses since taking office, the network reported. At his current pace, according to CNN, Trump will play more golf in his first year than George W. Bush did in eight.

Obama Accepts Invitation to Join Columbia CC

By | October 9, 2017

A member of the Chevy Chase, Md., club has confirmed that former President Barack Obama has joined the club. The course is close to the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington where the Obamas purchased an $8.1 million home earlier this year. Former President Barack Obama has accepted an invitation to join Columbia Country Club in Chevy […]

Thunderbird CC Rumored to Offer Obama Honorary Membership

By | September 13, 2017

The Rancho Mirage, Calif., club has reportedly extended an honorary membership to former President Barack Obama, though The Desert Sun was unable to confirm the report and club officials would not comment. Officials at Thunderbird Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif., said they could not confirm or deny reports that the oldest 18-hole club in […]

The Greenbrier Showcases Restoration, Resiliency

By | June 29, 2017

A year after devastating flooding ravaged White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., prompting the resort to close its doors for business but open them for shelter, the property’s three golf courses have been fully restored. The Greenbrier Classic, which was canceled last year, will return to The Old White TPC on July 6. A feature in […]

Conflicts Threaten Jackson Park/South Shore Project

By | June 27, 2017

At the second of three community meetings about the development of the $30 million Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the south side of Chicago, residents raised concerns about the emphasis on golf for the public park. A lack of coordination among the golf course designers and those developing the Obama Presidential Center is also raising […]