Natural Grass Helps Course at Cottonwood Creek GC Stand Up to Brutal Heat

By | July 10, 2018

Prairie vegetation planted four years ago through a cooperative venture with the United States Golf Association, the Ladybird Johnson Wildlife Center and Baylor University ecologists has thrived as a wildlife haven while also creating maintenance efficiencies for the Waco, Texas municipal course. While Course Superintendent J.D. Franz was concerned in the first years of the […]


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 […]


MemberInsight Expands Industry Reach

By | June 12, 2018

The automated member survey and benchmarking tool that was introduced a year ago is now being used by 30 private club and resort properties in the U.S. and Canada to help improve both member and employee satisfaction. MemberInsight, an automated member survey and benchmarking tool that was introduced a year ago (https://clubandresortbusiness.com/2017/05/memberinsight-now-available-clubs/), is now being […]


Tulsa, Okla., to Examine City Golf Operations

By | May 9, 2018

The city owns 36 holes at Page Belcher Golf Course, and 36 holes at Mohawk Golf Course, which have been operated by Billy Casper Golf since 2008. Mayor G.T. Bynum said the “courses cost us hundreds of thousands of dollars more than they were supposed to,” and is looking closely at the operations going forward. […]


LaFortune Park GC Kicks Off $2.4M Renovation

By | April 26, 2018

The renovation of the 18-hole golf course in Tulsa, Okla., is scheduled to be complete in October, and will be closed while work is done. The project will touch every part of the par-3 course, from the tee boxes to the greens and lights. For the first time in more than 50 years, the 18-hole, […]


Kids at Play

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When tailored to the interests of younger members, club camp programs can instill the physical and social skills they need to flourish.