Louisville, Ky. Conducts Study to Identify Underperforming Public Courses

By | August 27, 2018

Golf consultant JJ Keegan was engaged to prepare an assessment that will be delivered to the Louisville Metro Council in September. The study was commissioned out of concern over national trends that show declines in traditional trips to golf courses while driving ranges, indoor simulators and golf entertainment complexes are showing growth. With public golf […]

Baltusrol GC Lands 2029 PGA Championship

By | July 1, 2018

It will be the third time the Springfield, N.J. club has hosted the major tournament. It was also announced that Baltusrol will host the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023.   The PGA of America announced on June 29th that Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. will host the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023 […]

Sale of Legendary Run GC Completed

By | June 26, 2018

Golf Legendary Run Ohio LLC has purchased the public golf club, located in the greater Cincinnati area. The property will now be part of the Advance Golf Partners portfolio. While terms of the sale were not disclosed, the 196-acre golf course and the business were listed for $2.4 million. Legendary Run Golf Course, a 196-acre […]

Aronimink GC to Host 2027 PGA Championship, 2020 Women’s PGA

By | November 14, 2017

Club officials and the PGA of America are expected to make the formal announcement on November 14 that the Newtown Square, Pa., property will host the events. Next September, the property will host the BMW Championship, the third of four PGA Tour FedExCup playoff events. Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pa., has been awarded […]

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Kentucky, Florida Clubs Develop Master Plans

By | January 5, 2017

Audubon Country Club in Louisville, Ky., is working with focus groups within the club to help gain different opinions on the course and property’s direction. The municipal Bobby Jones Golf Course complex in Sarasota, Fla., is also working on a master plan over the next 12 weeks, which will include short-, mid- and long-term projects and goals for the course.