Fire Heavily Damages Eastern Shore Y&CC

By | December 28, 2017

The cause of the fire at the Melfa, Va., facility is under investigation. Nine fire companies responded to the blaze, and fought it using water from the club’s nearby swimming pool and a pond. A fire that broke out late December 22 at the Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club in Melfa, Va., left the club’s […]

Tapatio Springs Resort to Replace Scorched Clubhouse

By | November 14, 2017

The Boerne, Texas resort’s clubhouse was destroyed in a fire on November 4, and the owners plan to rebuild the facility “better and bigger,” with replacement costs estimated at $5 million. The golf course, pool and fitness club have re-opened to members, but will remain closed to the public for the foreseeable future. Members of […]

Fire Destroys Clubhouse at Tapatio Springs Resort

By | November 8, 2017

Five fire departments fought the blaze at the Boerne, Texas property, which is co-owned by country music singer George Strait. Patrons were evacuating the structure when crews arrived on November 4, and while there were no injuries, the building is a total loss. On November 4, fire consumed the clubhouse at Tapatio Springs Hill Country […]

Cobbs Creek GC Unveils New Clubhouse

By | September 25, 2017

A fire destroyed the Philadelphia club’s historic clubhouse in January 2016 and the public club recently unveiled its new facility, featuring a fully stock golf shop, food and bar area, and a television. After Cobbs Creek Golf Club in Philadelphia lost its historic clubhouse to fire last year, players and staff at the Billy Casper Golf-managed […]

Accounting for Loss


Bogey Hills CC is on a fast track to recovery from a devastating clubhouse fire. Along the way, its owners have learned valuable lessons about sound insurance practices that every club should follow.

Cause of Blaze at Reddeman Farms GC Undetermined

By | September 5, 2017

Nine fire departments responded to the fire at the Chelsea, Mich., property on August 26, which destroyed the banquet hall. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was called to assist Michigan State Police with the investigation, and was unable to determine the cause, but said there was no evidence of a criminal act. Nine fire […]