Remember the days when going to the Phoenix Open meant hiding your cell phone in your shoe, hidden purse compartment, or some other secret location to get it past the security gate? Well, those days are no more as cell phones are now an allowed electronic at the tournament. In fact, tournament sponsors are encouraging patrons to bring their cell phones to get an up-close-and-personal Phoenix Open experience.
Every golfer has their “Dream 18,” the eighteen individual holes from various golf courses that they wish could be one cohesive course for a moment in time. The Valley of the Sun is brimming with such sensational golf holes, that it isn’t difficult to drum up a fantasy round on a whim. If we could have it our way, this would be our “Dream 18.”
As the PGA Tour prepares to shine the light on Arizona’s Golf acumen at this week’s Waste Management Phoenix Open, local golfers are once again reminded of the exceptional course selection we have at our fingertips. Serving as the “face” of a golf course and often acting as the first point of greeting is the golf clubhouse. And while stellar club facilities come in a multitude of flavors, here are five of our favorites (more of a compilation than a countdown), which boast standout amenities that set these clubs apart from the rest.
Golf Anti-Counterfeiting Group Seizes More Than 80,000 Fakes in September Raids
“The number and location of these recent raids sends a strong message to counterfeiters that we are committed to shutting them down,” said Michael Rider, Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Callaway.
For primo pampering post-round or while your significant other is on the greens, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain has spa specials to please.