The Rio Mar property in Puerto Rico is adjacent to the El Yunque rainforest and has two courses designed by Greg Norman and Tom and George Fazio. The contract with Golf Club Pfalz is Troon’s first in Germany.
The Pete Dye-designed Ocean Course in South Carolina will once again host the major tournament, just nine years after Rory McIlroy captured the Wanamaker Trophy by a record-setting margin during the 2012 Championship.
A new 23,000-sq. ft. clubhouse and golf learning center are nearly complete, and a new 25,000-sq. ft., $12 million beach club will open later in 2014. And a new $20 million clubhouse for Harbour Town Golf Links is in the plans for 2015.
The layout was lengthened, trees were removed and a select number of bunkers were reshaped or extended to bring hazards back into play.