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Red Hawk Golf and Resort picks Troon

Troon has been selected to manage Red Hawk Golf and Resort, a semi-private facility located in Sparks, Nevada just outside of Reno. ---  The Lakes Course is a 7,410-yard Robert Trent Jones Jr. design that winds through natural lakes and mature cottonwood trees.

Exclusive: Six Senses Is Opening a Resort in an Umbrian Castle in 2023

A true resort, the property will house a Robert Trent Jones Jr.-designed 18-hole golf course, an equestrian center, a cooking school, an organic farm, a nature-focused Grow With Six Senses kids’ club, an Experience Pavilion (for classes, tastings and workshops) and—in a new contemporary wing—a spa and wellness center offering programs in sleep health, nutrition, movement and more. 

RTJ II redesigns Tanah Merah’s Garden course in Singapore

Bruce Charlton and Mike Gorman of Robert Trent Jones II have completed the redesign of the Garden course at Tanah Merah Country Club in Singapore.

Dream 18: The best 18 holes built in the last 44 years

Hole No. 14: Chambers Bay, University Place, Wash. — Par 4, 495 Yards --- Why it’s great: A dogleg that tempts — as it should.

The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort Reopens In Puerto Rico

Guests of the resort will enjoy many things, including an ocean-front golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.

ALCANADA GOLF RESORT REOPENS WITH BEST-EVER COURSE CONDITIONS

Golfers visiting the island of Mallorca this summer are in for a treat as the already excellent course of Club de Golf Alcanada has reopened in sublime condition after a period of improvements, perfect weather conditions and tender loving care.

Suncity Group’s First Integrated Resort HOIANA Opens for Preview

"HOIANA", a joint investment between VMS Investment Group, VinaCapital and Suncity Group Holdings Limited has officially opened for preview on June 28.  --- Includes Vietnam's first Robert Trent Jones Jr. designed Hoiana Shores Golf Club.

Symphony of Sand

Adam Lawrence visits the new Costa Palmas course on the Sea of Cortes. 

THE FOUR GOLF COURSES AT HORSESHOE BAY RESORT

Slick Rock, Ram Rock and Apple Rock, all three of which have been renovated over the past three years. -- These courses have all been renovated by Robert Trent Jones II, LLC.

Field Guide: Inside Costa Palmas, a seaside golf retreat on Cabo’s emerging East Cape

But for us, Costa Palmas Golf Club was the draw, so we spent most of our time looping the walkable 7,221-yard links-style Robert Trent Jones II design, hitting balls on the range that doubles as a six-hole par-3 course, putting on the sprawling practice green and dining at Bouchie’s, one of the property’s five dining options that’s embedded in the practice area.

REVIEW: THE NATIONAL GOLF CLUB

If there is such a thing as a ‘super club’, The National Golf Club can rightly claim to be one. In fact, there are few clubs around the world that can boast as many diverse and interesting holes as can be experienced at The National. ---  Robert Trent Jones Jnr was commissioned by the club to craft the first layout, now famously known as the Old course.

PGA golf event coming to Brainerd in August

The Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada will play an event outside the Canadian border in 2020. Cragun’s Golf Resort,  Brainerd, is set to host the inaugural Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Championship, to be formally recognized as the CRMC Championship, on Aug. 17-24, as part of a 6-year deal. ---  The resort’s two championship golf courses, Cragun’s Legacy Courses, are both designed by renowned architect Robert Trent Jones Jr.

4th Messinia Pro-Am Attracts Golfers from 20 Countries

Professional and amateur athletes from a total of 20 countries took part in the 4th Messinia Pro-Am golf tournament, held at The Dunes Course and The Bay Course of Costa Navarino in the Peloponnese, during February 19-22.  --- Participants at the 4th Messinia Pro-Am included renowned German goalkeeper Sepp Maier and American golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The Best Golf Courses In Malaysia

Built on the world’s largest open cast tin mine in 1992 by founder Tan Sri Lee Kim Yew and architect, Robert Trent Jones Jr, this golf club is so exclusive that membership is by invitation only. 

How Golf Can Survive Hyper-Urbanization, According to a Renowned Course Designer

Golf course architect and environmentalist Robert Trent Jones Jr. sounds off on the future of the sport, its players and the land they use.

The PGA Is Partnering With Bahia Principe in Mexico

The new alliance will provide PGA branding opportunities to Bahia Principe properties on the Riviera Maya, including four resorts and the Riviera Maya Golf Club. -- The Riviera Maya Club, which was designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr, includes an 18-hole championship course and a nine-hole Par 3 course.

Explore Ireland’s Most Beautiful New Golf Destination

Overlooking scenic Ballinskelligs Bay, Hogs Head Golf Club comprises a Robert Trent Jones II–designed golf course—Jones’s first in Ireland.

Al Sorour: Saudi Arabia will become golf’s most dynamic market within a decade

KAEC — Majed Al Sorour, chief executive officer of the Saudi Golf Federation and Golf Saudi, Monday gave the opening keynote speech of the inaugural Golf Saudi Summit to outline Saudi Arabia’s ambition to become recognized as the most innovative market in the sport within the next 10 years. -- Other headline names speaking at this week’s Summit include: ....award-winning golf course architects Robert Trent Jones Jnr

Sequoyah National to undergo bunker renovation and regrassing

Sequoyah National Golf Club in North Carolina is to carry out a bunker renovation and regrassing project beginning in March 2020, under the direction of the Robert Trent Jones II firm.

Antognolla enjoys year-round play following RTJ II renovation

The Antognolla resort near Perugia, Italy, has completed its first year of play following a renovation of its Robert Trent Jones Jr-designed golf course.

Bahía Beach Golf Club Crowned the Best Golf Course in Puerto Rico

The certified Silver Signature Sanctuary golf course located in Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club in Río Grande was crowned the best golf course in Puerto Rico by Golfweek’s Ultimate Guide, the premier magazine in the sport.

Mackenzie Tour–PGA TOUR Canada coming to Minnesota in 2020

For the first time in its history, the Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada will play an event outside Canada. Cragun’s Golf Resort in Brainerd, Minnesota, is set to host the inaugural Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Championship, to be formally recognized as the CRMC Championship, August 17-23, 2020.

Arizona’s Hidden Gem: The Village of Oak Creek

Designed by the father-son professional team of Robert Trent Jones Sr. and Jr., the Oakcreek County Club is work of art, a masterpiece of design which features classic tree-lined doglegs and gorgeous greens nestled among the red rocks. The course is recommended because it is “player friendly” since there is always an opportunity to get any errant shots back into play and recover! 

The First Look: 2020 Qualifying Tournament Mexico

This week, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica will play the third of its four 2020 Qualifying Tournaments at Estrella del Mar Golf & Beach Resort in Mazatlán, Mexico.   Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and open toward the end of 1996, the 7,015-yard par-72 at Estrella del Mar Golf & Beach is well known by PGA TOUR Latinoamérica players.

WHAT EVERY ECO-FRIENDLY COURSE NEEDS

We’ve seen a number of measure from banning plastic tees to solar powered clubhouses but the latest initiative by Club de Golf Alcanada in Mallorca caught our eye – Donkeys!

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