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Miramont climbs to No. 8 in latest Golf Digest rankings

According to the latest rankings compiled by Golf Digest, “the most widely read golf publication in the world and the authority on how to play, what to play and where to play,” Miramont is now ranked as the eighth-best golf venue in the Lone Star State for 2019-20. The current ranking represents a significant shift of panelist evaluation scores and solidifies Miramont’s position among the best in Texas.

Hyatt to introduce Alila brand to Europe

Hyatt has announced plans to introduce its newly-acquired Alila brand in Europe, with a development in La Gruyere, western Switzerland. --- including a world class 18 hole golf course remodeled by Robert Trent Jones Jr

Golf In Kauai: Where To Play On Hawaii's Garden Island

My thoughts on where to play, in no particular order? Glad you asked. -- Read about two Robert Trent Jones II courses:  Princeville Makai and Poipu Bay.

20 accessible golf courses you should play in Oregon

Heron Lakes Golf Course, Great Blue Course:  It’s rare to find a city-owned course that is highly-rated, but this course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. is located just 10 minutes from downtown Portland. The course is named after the blue herons that constantly occupy the sky.

Families, golf enthusiasts savour relaxing views and sublime outdoor living at Sta. Elena Golf & Country Estate

Premier golf course architect Robert Trent Jones designed the all-weather Sta. Elena Golf Club’s 27-hole course sprawled over around 100 hectares of land, which has challenged and captivated members for more than a decade.

U.S. Open 2019: 15 things to know about the *other* three courses at Pebble Beach

This year’s U.S. Open venue, Pebble Beach Golf Links, is a bucket-list golf destination for anyone who loves the game, but did you know that there are three *other* top-notch tracks within the Pebble Beach Resorts family? That’s right. Spyglass Hill, the Links at Spanish Bay and Del Monte Golf Course also call Pebble Beach home.

U.S. Open 2019: The 18 best holes on the Monterey Peninsula

A common debate inside golf architecture circles and among 19th-hole golf revelers is which golf-rich part of the world contains the best concentration of courses. California's Monterey/Carmel area is always in the conversation—and for good reason. Views of the Pacific Ocean provided the ideal canvas for some of the world's best layouts, and many of golf’s earliest and most accomplished designers carved legendary courses on this tough-to-top topography.  (Two RTJ II courses are on this list.)

Top 10 metro Detroit public golf courses for 2019 unveiled

No. 1: The Orchards Golf Club, Washington -- This Robert Trent Jones Jr. course on 525 acres of apple orchards remains a masterpiece since it opened in 1993.

Costa Navarino Sets Dates for 2020 Messinia Pro-Am Golf Event

Costa Navarino, located in Messinia, in the Peloponnese, is preparing to host the fourth edition of the Messinia Pro-Am international golf tournament during February 19-22, 2020. --  The Bay Course is designed by Robert Trent Jones II.

Four Seasons Redefines Los Cabos with the Debut of Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos at Costa Palmas

Costa Palmas and now Four Seasons Resort truly introduce a new way to experience Cabo. Including a Robert Trent Joes II 18-hole golf course.

Golfing. Bethel is a golfer's dream.

The Sunday River Country Club is perched at the edge of the Sunday River Valley and overlooks the majestic Mahoosuc Mountain Range. The course was designed by none other than Robert Trent Jones, Jr. 

Forest preserve golf courses benefit nature and challenge your game

Critically acclaimed ThunderHawk Golf Club in Beach Park is one of three public golf courses operated by the Lake County Forest Preserves. 

Rosewood CordeValle Recognized as One of the Best Golf Resorts in California

Rosewood CordeValle, the idyllic resort in Northern California, was recently recognized in the 2019 Golf Digest’s Editors’ Choice Awards in the “Best Golf Resorts – California” category.

Chambers Bay welcomes new poa annua greens

Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington – host of the 2015 US Open – has welcomed golfers back to its course following a five-month closure to resurface greens, moving from fescue to poa annua grass.

How high-flying wealthy Americans regularly jet into Kerry's multimillionaire golf playground

Here, near Waterville, members of Ireland's most exclusive private golf club, Hogs Head - mainly rich American money men - call themselves 'the Hogs'.

Best Golf courses In Mexico

BAHIA PRINCIPE Riviera Maya, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico--The modern Riviera Maya is a tropical design by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and Bruce Charlton.

Junior girl's golfing tournament announced for SentryWorld

Junior girl golfers from around the world can now apply to play in the 71st Girls' Junior, set to be held July 22-27 at SentryWorld in Stevens Point, WI.

Two years after Hurricane Maria, the Puerto Rico golf scene is back in the swing

Chenal Country Club to host 113th Southern Amateur Golf Championship

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – Chenal Country Club is proud to present the 113th Southern Amateur Championship when it returns to Little Rock July 17-20, 2019. ---   The Club is built around two championship courses designed by Robert Trent Jones, both of which are highly ranked in the state and have also received national accolades.

Southern Highlands Collegiate: What to know about the 'Masters' of college golf

What do you call an event that features 16 of Golfweek’s top 50 players in the nation and seven of the nation’s top 25 teams? Some refer to it as “The Masters of College Golf.”

Four must-play courses in South Korea for any golfer

LOTTE SKYHILL COUNTRY CLUB, a serene parkland setting provides the backdrop for two stoutly challenging courses by Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The First Look: 2019 Qualifying Tournament Mexico

MAZATLAN, Mexico – This week, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica returns to the Estrella del Mar Golf & Beach here for the second of four Qualifying Tournaments scheduled to determine membership for the 2019 season. .....  The par-72 Estrella del Mar Golf & Beach, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., opened toward the end of 1996. 

PALMARES FEELS THE NEED FOR SPEED

Palmares Beach & Golf Resort, in the Algarve, is hitting the accelerator in the war against slow golf as 2019 gets off to a turbo-charged start.

Chambers Bay - America's Second 100 Greatest

#129  By the time Golf Digest named it as America’s Best New Public Course of 2008, the course had already been awarded the 2010 U.S. Amateur and 2015 U.S. Open.

Southern Highlands GC - America's Second 100 Greatest

#165 Although Southern Highlands was billed as a co-design between Robert Trent Jones Jr. and his famous father, in truth the senior Jones, who would die in 2000, was retired by the time construction on this lavish Las Vegas layout began in 1998.

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