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Posted on September 20, 2022

Team Troon On Tour:

Kuchar, Noren & Woodland with strong finishes at Silverado. Fitzpatrick finishes 2nd at Italian Open. Noh with T36 in Portland.

PGA TOUR – Fortinet Championship   First off, congratulations is in order to the entire Silverado Resort and Spa team on hosting an amazing Fortinet Championships. The 2022 edition marked the seventh playing of the event on the Troon-managed North ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on September 13, 2022

Meet Sokhim Chheang

Assistant Superintendent at Vattanac Golf Resort Cultivating her Agronomy Career

It’s International Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day and what better way to thank 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at Vattanac Golf Resort in Cambodia, Sokhim Chheang, than shining a spotlight on her career development and commitment  ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on September 13, 2022

Meet Sam Reid

Head Greenkeeper At The Grove

Sam joined The Grove in 2012 and has worked his way up to Head Greenkeeper. Earlier this summer, the team at The Grove sat down with him to find out more about his career and development over the years. Here’s a snippet of this interview. Hi  ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on September 13, 2022

#ThankASuper

Troon Superintendents On Why They Love Their Job

In celebration of International Thank a Superintendent Day, we asked some of our agronomy leaders around the world to share their journeys in agronomy, how they got into the profession and why they love their job.  …Marcus Hartup Vattanac  ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on September 12, 2022

Where In The World Is DJ: Prestige Golfshire Club, India, August 2022

Last month I headed back to India for a trip to Bangalore. Over 10 years ago Troon was engaged by the Prestige Group to assist with the opening of the Prestige Golfshire Club.  Since its opening, the Prestige Golfshire Club has accumulated several  ...

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Whirlwind Golf Club

Whirlwind Golf Club at Wild Horse Pass Where: 5692 West North Loop Road, Chandler (driving directions) Call 480-940-1500 to book a tee time View ...

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Centered For Consistency

The following is a guest post by Tim Mahoney, Director of Education, Troon Golf. The biggest myth in golf instruction is that you need to shift your...

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Name Your Foursome

Golf Digest is teaming with the USGA and NBC for another U.S. Open contest. The Golf Digest U.S. Open Challenge is similar to last ...

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2009 "Golfweek's Best Courses" List

Golfweek recently published its annual “Definitive Guide to The Golf Life” publication that ranks the 2009 “Best Courses.” ...

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Golf Tip: Tiger's Drill For Putting

The following is a guest post by Tim Mahoney, Director of Education, Troon Golf. For the average golfer, 42 percent or more of your strokes are ...

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Golf Tip: Proud Posture For Power

The following is a guest post by Tim Mahoney, Director of Education for Troon Golf. Oversized club heads and high-tech golf balls have put the ...

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Top Ranked Courses: Do They Make Your List?

Every year leading golf, lifestyle and travel publications announce their various rankings to the world, informing readers about the best of ...

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Why We Play

So much of the game is centered on emotions. Think about the last round you played with your father, mother or close friend. Remember the laughs and ...

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Golf: An Experience Or A Commodity?

With the abundant supply of golf courses in the United States, do you believe the game has become less of an experience and more of a commodity? Have ...

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"Green" Greens?

While golf course development has significantly slowed down in the U.S., it is picking up speed internationally. The games ability to sell real estate...

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