Camaraderie and Hospitality Shine as Players of Prestigious Private Golf Clubs Enjoy Two-Days of Luxury and Competition
Scottsdale, Ariz. – The 2015 Troon Cup recently concluded after two days of hard-fought competition on the Mountain course and Summit course at The Club at Cordillera in Vail Valley, Co. The event featured 55 four-person teams representing prestigious private clubs in Troon’s portfolio of private clubs.
The 13th annual Troon Cup also featured special events including a golf clinic with Dave Pelz, golf’s leading short-game instructor, and a long-drive competition hosted by Tim Mahoney, Troon’s director of education at the Troon Golf Academy. Also contributing to the memorable event were the Troon Cup’s leading sponsors, FootJoy, Titleist and Zacapa Rum.
In Troon Cup fashion, the tournament was closely contested with three teams forcing a scorecard playoff for first place. In the end, the team from Torreon Golf Club in Show Low Ariz. came out on top over The Club at Cordillera placing second and Fieldstone Golf Club in Greenville Del. placing third.
After being held at The Gallery Golf Club in Marana, Ariz. in 2014, the Troon Cup will return to Arizona next year. The 2016 host will be another flagship property – Troon North Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., with the event taking place on the Monument and Pinnacle courses.
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About The Club at Cordillera
Golf is decidedly the focal point of The Club at Cordillera, and the Valley, Mountain, and Summit courses provide some of the most balanced, challenging, and enjoyable mountain golf in the world. Proudly managed by Troon Privé, the private club operating division of Troon, full golf members of Cordillera have immediate, exclusive access to other world-class private clubs through the Troon Privé Privilege program, as well as the Troon Advantage program, which provides preferred rates at many of Troon Golf’s properties around the world. Each of Cordillera’s distinct golf courses features their own unique characteristics and elevation levels, making a round of golf truly memorable. Each course was designed by a renowned course architect – Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio and Colorado native Hale Irwin. For more information on The Club at Cordillera, visit www.Cordillera-Vail.com.
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company, with more than 250 golf courses in its portfolio. Also specializing in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues, the company oversees operations at Troon Golf®, Honours Golf and Troon Privé properties located in 37 states and 27 countries Additionally, there are 53 Troon affiliated properties featuring 75 courses that have been recipients of a “Top 100” ranking by national and international publications. Troon properties include Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii; Sewailo Golf Club, Tucson, Ariz.; Manchester Country Club, Bedford, N.H.; The Grove, London, England; and Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, El Jadida, Morocco.