Scottsdale, Ariz. – In its continued expansion in the Midwest, Troon Golf® is pleased to announce that it will be managing operations at Wausau Country Club, a private golf club in Schofield, Wisconsin. Located in the shadows of Rib Mountain, this club was established in 1899 and offers members and guests a superb private golf club experience.
This par 71, 6,388-yard E.L. Packard-designed course features four sets of tee boxes, perfect to challenge players of all skill levels. The beautifully manicured fairways and greens are surrounded by Lake Wausau, with water coming into play on eight of the 18 majestic holes. A mix of northern Wisconsin pine and hardwood trees line the fairways and provide picturesque golf throughout spring, summer and fall. The driving range, practice areas, and highly trained staff complete the Troon Golf private club experience at Wausau Country Club.
“We are thrilled for this opportunity to work with Wausau Country Club,” stated Troon Golf president and COO, Hud Hinton, “and look forward to offering members and their guests an unparalleled golf experience at this very well-regarded private club.”
Wausau Country Club’s well-appointed clubhouse offers the finest in private-club amenities, including men’s and women’s locker rooms, full shower facilities, multiple dining rooms, seasonal tennis and swimming, and precision club fitting. Additionally, a fully stocked golf shop offers members and guests the latest in golf fashions and equipment. The clubhouse also features space for events of any size, with an extensive banquet and catering menu for its members.
“We believe hiring Troon Golf as our professional manager will enhance the member experience and value at Wausau Country Club”, says Jeff Stubbe, president of Wausau Country Club. “With the help of a full member-backed investment group, and support from a dedicated membership, Wausau Country Club recently paid off 100% of its bank debt. Members want and should be permitted to enjoy the Club’s offerings without the burden of running a business too. The beauty of hiring Troon Golf is that members remain intimately involved in developing the Club’s policies and culture with relief from the day-to-day operational oversight.”
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Troon Golf manages operations at more than 140 courses located in 26 states and 14 countries. Additionally, 31 Troon Golf facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon Golf properties include The Westin Turnberry Resort, Ayrshire, Scotland; Talking Stick Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Maderas Golf Club, San Diego, Calif.; Lake of Isles, North Stonington, Conn.; Vista Ridge Golf Club, Erie, Colo.; Kooindah Golf & Country Club, New South Wales, Australia; and Bearwood Lakes Golf Club, Berkshire, England.