In drought-stricken California, golf is often seen as a bad guy—it can be hard to defend watering acres of grass for fun when residents are being ordered to cut their usage and farmers are draining their wells.
Gil Hanse designed the course that will stage the return of golf to the Olympics in 2016 for the first time in 112 years and knows the stakes are high for the sport.
Josh Lewis gets it: People know U.S. Open greens for how wickedly fast they are for the world’s best golfers in the national open.
More golf was played in Scottsdale, Ariz., last year than the previous year, according to numbers from the Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Ron Jaworski Golf (RJG), along with partners Ken Kochenour, Ira Lubert and Joe Williamson, has acquired Downingtown Country Club in Downingtown.
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