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Recently Remodeled Prince Course At Princeville Highlights RTJ II’s Trio Of “No. 1” Courses On GOLF Magazine’s 2012 “Best” List
Consistently rated among the premier golf course architecture firms in the world, RTJ II's courses have also been ranked No. 1 in 10 nations as well as in 10 states in the US by prominent golf media. The new ranking for the Prince Course is included in GOLF Magazine's State-by-State "Best Courses Near You" list, compiled every other year as part of the "Top 100 Courses You Can Play." RTJ II also designed the No. 1 course in Washington (Chambers Bay, site of the 2015 U.S. Open Championship), and the No. 1 course in Maine (Sunday River Golf Club).
RTJ II's impact on the rankings is particularly noteworthy in Hawaii, where four of the Top 10 and six in the total Top 20 selections are RTJ II designs:
- No. 1 Prince Course at Princeville, Kauai
- No. 5 Makai Course at Princeville, Kauai
- No. 8 Poipu Bay, Kauai
- No. 9 Wailea (Gold), Maui
- No. 15 Makena (North), Maui
- No. 16 Wailea (Emerald), Maui.
- No. 14 Chambers Bay
- No. 16 The Prince Course
- No. 42 The Links At Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, Calif.
- No. 64 CordeValle, San Martin, Calif.
- No. 89 Sunday River Golf Club, Newry, Maine
One of the world's busiest and most prolific golf architects, Jones has designed more than 270 courses in more than 40 countries and 30 U.S. states. His courses have hosted tournaments on every major golf tour; are recognized as among the world's finest by leading golf publications; and have received countless awards.
A full list of Jones Jr.'s courses and awards can be found at www.rtj2.com.
About Robert Trent Jones II
With headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif., Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects (RTJ II) is the preeminent golf design firm worldwide, having created more than 270 courses in over 40 countries on six continents. Trustees of a great tradition of golf course architecture, RTJ II is committed to working in harmony with nature to craft the best golf course on each unique site. The RTJ II design team has experience in every aspect of golf course development and the ability to provide support and expertise from conception through completion of any project. For additional information contact the firm at +1 650-475-0329 or www.rtj2.com.
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