New CMAA Officers and Board Announced

By | March 12, 2018

Bobby Crifasi of New Orleans CC has been elected as President of the Club Managers Association of America for 2018, Randall Ruder of the Beach Point Club will be this year’s Vice President, and Mark Bado of Myers Park CC will be Secretary-Treasurer. Four Board members were elected or re-elected as Directors, with five others continuing to serve.

’18 Wheelin’


A variety of vehicle innovation was on display at the 2018 Golf Industry Show in San Antonio, all designed to help provide course and club operations with new versatility and efficiencies. The show floor at the 2018 Golf Industry Show (GIS), held February 7-8 in San Antonio, featured “rollouts” of all shapes, sizes and speeds, […]

Disney’s Oak Trail GC Adds FootGolf

By | February 28, 2018

The Orlando, Fla., property, which is operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management, constructed an American FootGolf League-accredited, 18-hole FootGolf course alongside its traditional golf course. Arnold Palmer Golf Management is becoming a member of the American FootGolf League (AFGL), offering guests the opportunity to play FootGolf at Disney’s Oak Trail Golf Course in Orlando, Fla. […]

“Play Tennis Month” Slated for May

By | February 13, 2018

At least 1,500 tennis facilities around the U.S. are expected to participate in Play Tennis Month, with a goal of burning a combined 10 million calories on the tennis court. To support the initiative, tennis providers can register their location as a participating site, so consumers can find nearby locations and programs. Tennis industry partners are working […]

Arnold Palmer Statue Built at Tradition GC

By | January 31, 2018

Two other statues of the renowned golfer currently reside at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C., and Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Fla., but the third was erected at the La Quinta, Calif., property, Palmer’s home on the West Coast. The life-size statue was unveiled during the CareerBuilder Challenge on January 18. Statues […]

Lake Nona to Add Resort, Lagoon, Condos

By | November 20, 2017

Crews will break ground on the Lake Nona Resort in Orlando, Fla., next year, with plans to open in 2020. The eight-story resort will feature a 15-acre lagoon, 250 rooms, 80 condominium units, a spa and a beach volleyball venue, to which resort guests and members of the Lake Nona Golf and Country Club will […]