American Society of Golf Course Architects

The first cut is the deepest, Mandell, ASGCA Associate, writes in "By Design"

Richard Mandell, ASGCA Associate, highlights the importance of consulting a qualified golf course architect, The first part of this article was published in the Summer 2015 issue of "By Design" magazine and can be found here.

"Southland Golf" reports ASGCA members address California drought at Annual Meeting

The recent ASGCA Annual Meeting in La Jolla, California, included a lively panel discussion focused on "Lessons Learned from the California Drought." Corey Ross of "Southland Golf" magazine attended and reports on the proactive steps ASGCA members are taking - along with course owners and local and state officials - to face the challenges head on.

Benkusky, ASGCA, begins major renovation at Arlington Lakes Golf Club

Mike Benkusky, ASGCA, is spearheading a project that will have a major positive impact for golfers in the northwestern suburbs of Chicago. Benkusky developed a master plan for renovations to Arlington Lakes Golf Club, part of the Arlington Heights (Illinois) Park District. The project begins June 2015 and is expected to last one year.

Live Twitter chat 6/11 with Jones, Charlton on Chambers Bay, U.S. Open

ASCGA Past Presidents Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and Bruce Charlton will sit down for a live Twitter chat Thursday, June 11 at 1 p.m. EDT. Post questions and follow along on Twitter at #ASGCAUSOpen.