Sarasota’s Bobby Jones GC Holds Public Forums

By | June 13, 2018

In a guest opinion column in the Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune, Golf Course Manager Sue Martin detailed the history of the nearly 100-year-old property, outlined the operating challenges it now faces, and invited “golfers and non-golfers alike” to come to meetings on June 13 and 14 to “continue the community conversation about how to drive Bobby […]

Valhalla GC Founder Dwight Gahm Dies at 96

By | March 9, 2016

In 1981, the businessman began to pursue his goal to build a world-class facility that would bring major championships to the Louisville, Ky. region. The club has hosted three PGA championships, two Senior PGAs and the 2008 Ryder Cup on its Jack Nicklaus-designed course. Valhalla GC was sold in 2000 to the PGA of America.

Some “‘Zingers” Worth Noting


After I wondered why the wile excitement of the Ryder Cup wasn’t translating into more people playing golf, Azinger looked at me like I’d ask him to explain nuclear fission.

Ryder Cup Captain To Headline GCSAA Education Conference

By | November 25, 2008

Paul Azinger, PGA Tour professional and captain of the victorious 2008 U.S. Ryder Cup team, will deliver the keynote speech at the Opening Session of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America’s (GCSAA) 2009 Education Conference on February 5 in New Orleans. “This will be a fantastic way to open our education conference,” said GCSAA […]