In this interview, originally aired on the Industry Voices from Golf News Now, Dr. Hurdzan discusses the challenges of creating a landscape that satisfies the demands of modern day amateur and professional play while remaining faithful to the original and highly revered Willie Park, Jr. design.
Hurdzan Golf honored for efficient golf course water conservation design at Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed Birnam Wood Golf Club.
Upon the official announcement this morning, the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club, designed by Willie Park, Jr. in 1924, and extensively renovated by Dr. Michael J. Hurdzan beginning in 2013, will host the 2017 LPGA Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, to coincide with the 150th birthday celebration of the nation’s capital itself. This is the third […]
The 36-hole Westfield Group CC (OH), former host to the Junior PGA Championship (2001-2007), Junior Ryder Cup matches (2004) and host of the Ohio Open since 2013, has selected Hurdzan Golf Design to prepare a Long-Range Master Plan to guide both North and South courses in their pursuit of excellence. Westfield Group Insurance, a regional […]
Hurdzan partners with Wedgewood Golf & Country Club to create dynamic short game center. The proposed facility, nestled into an undeveloped valley bounded by water, tennis courts and the 2nd green…
NCR Country Club in Kettering (OH), site of the 1969 PGA Championship, 1986 US Women’s Open and 2005 US Senior Open, will invest several hundred thousand dollars into a new short-game practice facility. The club’s board approved the project this week, which will take place on six acres that had been a second practice/driving range. Steve […]
In an sidelight to a recent conversation between Dr. Hurdzan and Ran Morrissett, founder of Golf Club Atlas, the eminent website devoted exclusively to the study of golf course architecture, the odd fact arose that Dr. Hurdzan had not yet sat for a Feature Interview. What soon followed was a series of in-depth, no-holds barred […]
The cast and crew of the hit Back9Network TV show, Golf Treasures, visited the famed Hurdzan Golf antiquities collection to tape a segment for the program – and they left with several one-of-a-kind items in their possession. Hosts Bob Zafian and Ryan Carey, the minds behind Green Jacket Auctions, negotiated their way to ownership of […]
Hurdzan Golf has proudly accepted an invitation by former Hurdzan/Fry Senior Design Associate David Whelchel to assist in his renovation of Carolina Trace Country Club. Located in Sanford, N.C., Carolina Trace is a 36-hole facility originally designed in 1972 by Robert Trent Jones, Sr and now owned/operated by Escalante Golf. Whelchel has been retained to […]
Golf course renovation of bunkers begins in August. Total sand area expected to fall by 30 percent. COLUMBUS, Ohio – Following a town hall presentation by Dr. Christopher M. Hurdzan, a partner of Hurdzan Golf Design, the membership of Worthington Hills Country Club (WHCC) voted in near unanimity to approve Hurdzan Golf to implement an ambitious, course-wide […]