American Society of Golf Course Architects

Brauer, ASGCA, discusses benefits of measured tree removal

Jeff Brauer, ASGCA, shares his thoughts on a touchy subject - golf course tree removal - in an article for "Golf Course Industry" magazine. A long list of anticipated benefits, including environmental, playabilty and more, must be weighed against the emotions long-time members have for some of nature's wonders.

Harvey, ASGCA, completes another phase of North Jersey CC renovation

A. John Harvey, ASGCA, has completed the latest phase of his renovation of famed North Jersey Country Club, Wayne, N.J. Additional improvements are on the way as Harvey continues work based on a master plan on the course, which first opened in 1923.

ASGCA President Robbins to discuss "3 R's" at Golf Industry Show

American Society of Golf Course Architects President Rick Robbins will lead a discussion highlighting the increase in “3 R’s” projects in golf course design on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at the Golf Industry Show in Orlando, Fla. The "3 R's" refers to renovation, restoration, and resurfacing.

Georgia Golf Hall of Fame inducts ASGCA Past President Cupp

The Georgia Golf Hall of Fame has inducted ASGCA Past President Bob Cupp as part of the Class of '14. The induction ceremony took place January 14 at the Atlanta Country Club in Johns Creek, Ga., where Cupp was cited for designing, "some of the world’s most famous championship tracks."