You can’t go over them, and you can’t get through them. You will be in them, but it wouldn’t be Sahalee Country Club without them. It’s the trees – mature, lush, resplendent. They’ll be in evidence and almost certainly in play when the U.S. Senior Open comes to Sahalee July 26 – Aug. 1. The … [Read more...]
The Green Game
Green is the color of golf, and it’s the word we know for the philosophy and practice of sustainability, responsibility and kindness to our golf environments. It means a golf industry that pays attention to nature and lives in harmony with green and growing things and the life that calls a golf course home.
by Bart Potter IT WOULD BE easy to assume that everything in the care and feeding of Chambers Bay Golf Course – its maintenance, management and mindset – is all about the U.S. Amateur, in the near term, and the U.S. Open, in the not-so-distant future. But it was a golf course before it was a … [Read more...]
by Bart Potter IT’S THE ONLY mnemonic device I’ve ever remembered. In case you’ve forgotten, a mnemonic* device is a trick to help you remember. One of the most famous (unless I’ve forgotten) is ROY G BIV. The great Roy G. Biv. Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet … in that … [Read more...]