Alameda (Calif.)’s Corica Park South to Open June 22

By | June 19, 2018

The grand opening is the culmination of a three-year project led by architect Rees Jones and Marc Logan, Chief Agronomist of Greenway Golf. The course has been designed to be one of the U.S.’s most environmentally friendly public facilities while also offering an affordable opportunity to experience design elements of famed Australian courses such as […]

Oregon’s Sandpines Golf Links Changes Name to Florence Golf Links

By | June 6, 2018

Course manager OB Sports has announced the change of Oregon seaside course Sandpines Golf Links’ name to Florence Golf Links. The name change honors the course’s host city of Florence, and kicks off its second quarter-century of play. Designed by noted architect Rees Jones, Sandpines/Florence won a Golf Digest “Best New Public Course in America” […]

$100M McLemore Resort Partners with Hilton

By | April 12, 2018

The Rising Fawn, Ga., resort will be anchored by a 200-room hotel from Hilton’s Curio Collection. The property’s 18-hole golf course, designed by Rees Jones and Bill Bergin, is expected to open in spring 2019, while the remaining amenities, including the hotel, 10,000 sq. ft. of conference space and a spa, are expected to be […]

Resorts World Catskills Targets Mid-February Opening, Names COO/GM

By | December 18, 2017

The destination resort in The Town of Thompson, N.Y. that will include a Rees Jones-designed championship golf course, indoor waterpark lodge, 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences and a spa and fitness center is now targeting an opening “in time to herald in the Lunar New Year” in 2018. Kevin D. Kline, previously with Horseshoe Casino and Harrah’s properties, has been named Chief Operating Officer and General Manager.

A New Club for the New South


Injecting energy into its facilities, amenities and membership mix has kept 122-year-old Greenville (S.C.) CC in step with the transformation of its namesake city.

Two Florida Golf Clubs Change Hands

By | November 9, 2017

Ocala National Golf Club in Ocala, Fla., which was revamped by Rees Jones in 2002, has been purchased by Four Seasons Golf. Halifax Golf Club, LLC has purchased the semi-private Halifax Plantation Golf Club in Ormond Beach, Fla., which features an 18-hole golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts, and clubhouse. Ocala National Golf Club in […]