As Seen in Club + Resort Business With a complete, $12 million renovation of its 18-hole course, the Diablo, Calif. club has recreated its early-20th century design to secure a position of prominence for years to come. Although steeped in history and tethered to golf royalty, Diablo (Calif.) Country Club, the sister property to Carnoustie Golf Club in Scotland, doesn’t dwell in the past. However, the property takes great pride in the distinguished heritage that has helped it lay the foundation for a promising future. Diablo, which celebrated its centennial in 2014, recently completed a $12 million renovation of its 18-hole golf course to restore the layout to its Golden Age of golf design lineage. With the restoration project, the property, which held a reopening June 13-14, has positioned itself for the next 100 years as a preeminent golf experience in San Francisco’s East Bay region. “Our history and our connection to the game of golf mean a lot to our members,” says Director of Golf and Member Services Jason Walter, who has been at Diablo since 2009. “The renovation brings a sense of tradition and history to the club.” […]
‘We strove to make this the most unique and natural course in Cabo’, says architect Todd Eckenrode.
First Peek: Twin Dolphin By Adam Schupak With Fred Couples part of the architectural team it’s no surprise that this new course at the tip of the Baja Peninsula is laid-back and fun Golfers needing another reason to visit the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula have a good one. Set on the shores of Santa Maria Bay, where […]
Golf course architect Todd Eckenrode has returned to Barona Creek Golf Club in Lakeside, California, for a greens and bunker renovation, twenty years after being Sr. Designer on the project http://www.golfcoursearchitecture.net/content/todd-eckenrode-returns-to-barona-creek-for-renovation-project […]
“We strove to make this the most unique and natural course in Cabo”. GCA spoke with golf course architect Todd Eckenrode about the new Twin Dolphin golf course, which opened in late 2018 near Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. […]
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