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Kensington Golf & Country Club completes major renovation of Golf Course

Kensington Golf & Country Club in North Naples has reopened its completely restored Robert Trent Jones Jr.-designed championship golf course following a nearly $7.2-million investment by the Club’s private membership.

Kensington reopens following $7.2 million renovation by RTJ II

“I take tremendous pride in the design work done at Kensington Golf & Country Club over the years, starting with the original golf course more than 25 years ago and followed by the renovation completed in 2006,” said Jones. “Now, we have a completely reinvigorated and updated golf course, in concert with our strategic design philosophies.”

SentryWorld will open June 1 with new rates, spaced-out tee times and enhanced on-course refreshment options

The parkland-style course, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and ranked as one of the top 100 public golf courses in the United States, has essentially been closed the last two years other than a few outings because of the COVID-19 pandemic and while the course has undergone major renovation projects.

Golfweek's Best 2021: Top 50 Modern Courses in Great Britain and Ireland

9. Hogs Head 7.19
Waterville, Ireland; Robert Trent Jones Jr. (2018)

Madinaty Golf Club named top golf course in Egypt by World Golf Awards

Madinaty Golf Club has been awarded ‘Egypt’s Best Golf Course’ 2021 by World Golf Awards – the leading authority that recognises and rewards excellence in golf tourism. World Golf Awards has revealed the best golf organisations of 2021 at its 8th annual Gala Ceremony in Dubai.  Madinaty Golf Club won after being nominated among a total of 13 golf courses in Egypt.

 

Golfweek's Best 2021: Top 50 Modern International Courses

Welcome to the initial Golfweek’s Best Modern International Courses list with the highest-rated courses outside the United States that were built in or after 1960.  RTJ II courses: Hogs Head T34, Royal Westmoreland 43.

Top professional Golfers for Rs 40-Lakh J&K Open

Srinagar: Top professionals of the country including Olympian Udayan Mane, Rashid Khan, Jyoti Randhawa, and Kshitij Naveed Kaul will be seen in action in the Rs 40-lakh prize money J&K Open to be held at the picturesque Royal Springs Golf Course (RSGC) in Srinagar, from September 15 – 18.

TOP-100 SPOTLIGHT: MEADOW SPRINGS G&CC

Have you ever considered the importance of a golf course’s routing in creating enjoyable, interesting golf? ----  Jones’ routing is superb – the holes tack across the landscape in a variety of directions, bring the effect of wind into play. The scene, whether created by his bunkering, the topography or a beautiful water feature, for each hole is different, making them distinct and memorable.

INTERVIEW WITH SONJA GSCHWENDTNER FROM ZALA SPRINGS GOLF RESORT

Featuring a stunning Robert Trent Jones Jr championship golf course, distinctive modern clubhouse and brand-new luxury spa.

The GOLF Zone podcast w/Robert Trent Jones, Jr.

Robert Trent Jones Jr. joins the show to discuss how he got the bug to design courses, a book he wrote, links style golf, and much more!

On Par with Tim Trower: Eagle Point Golf Club

Eagle Point Golf Club offers a legendary design from Robert Trent Jones Jr., along with a spectacular layout that’s perfect for any skill level.

Discovering Mexico’s East Cape — Costa Palmas Emerges as the Alternative to Cabo That You Didn’t Even Know You Needed

Costa Palmas is giving rise to a side of Cabo we’ve never seen before. A less developed and less crowded side. And frankly, a more authentic side.

Bupa Championship presented by Volvo will be PGA TOUR Latinoamérica’s season-ending tournament

With its extended 2020-21 season still underway, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica announced Monday it will conclude its schedule of tournaments in Mexico with the Bupa Championship presented by Volvo at PGA Riviera Maya.

Spring Creek renovates front 9 golf holes

Spring Creek Golf & Country Club in Ripon has completed the renovation of the front 9 greens complexes.

Happy Camper for Sunday, June 13, 2021

Congratulations, Robert Trent Jones and the Princeville Makai ‘ohana, on the 50th anniversary of the golf course (RTJ said “all those people mowing the grass for 50 years!”).

Photos: Refreshed CordeValle offers big and bold California experience

For golfers who want the quintessential California experience, CordeValle delivers.

The 30 best municipal golf courses in America, according to GOLF’s raters

2. Chambers Bay, University Place, Wash. Robert Trent Jones, 2007
Robert Jones Jr., with the on-site help of Bruce Charlton and Jay Blasi, created a superb addition to the Pacific Northwest landscape. 

PGA TOUR Latinoamérica returns to action in Weston

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida— After a two-month hiatus, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica is back in action next week with a new event, The Club at Weston Hills Open. The tournament runs from Jun 10-13 and will be the first of three consecutive tournaments the Tour will play this month as it moves closer to completing its extended 2020-21 season. The Tour Course at The Club at Weston Hills was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. 

USGA selects Chambers Bay to host 2022 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship

Chambers Bay, a public course in University Place, Wash., has been chosen by the USGA as the host site for the 2022 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship. The championship dates are Aug. 8-14, 2022. 

Chambers Bay gets 2022 U.S. Women’s Amateur. But much more is in play for course, county

Chambers will host next year’s U.S. Women’s Amateur championship, Aug. 8-14, 2022.

Sustainability Summary

Hoina Shores in Vietnam is a GEO Certified Development.

America's Second 100 Greatest Golf Courses

For a fifth time, Golf Digest has produced America's Second 100 Greatest Courses, a ranking of courses from 101 to 200, using the same criteria as America's 100 Greatest. Robert Trent Jones II courses: #132 Chambers Bay, #171 Eugene Country Club, #192 The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe.

SentryWorld Announces Reopening Plans, Hiring Additional Staff at The Inn

SentryWorld Announces Reopening Plans, Hiring Additional Staff at The Inn

Come one, come all: Here are GOLF's 100 Top Courses You Can Play, 2021-22

#37 Chambers Bay, University Place, WA.  Robert Jones Jr., with the on-site help of Bruce Charlton and Jay Blasi, created a superb addition to the Pacific Northwest landscape. 

5 Reasons to Add California’s CordeValle to Your Travel Wish List

CordeValle is best known as an invitation-only golf club and executive retreat frequented by business leaders and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs.

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