Boca Raton, Fla.– The exclusive members-only golf, tennis and country club, Boca Grove, has chosen Troon Prive’, the private club division of Troon, to manage all aspects of the club including food & beverage, golf course agronomy, daily operations, membership marketing and programming. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services to over 600 locations worldwide.
Boca Grove’s original Karl Litten designed golf course opened for play in 1982 and hosted the Quadel Senior Classic, a Champions Tour event won twice by Arnold Palmer(1983 & 84) and once by Gary Player(1985). In 2011 the course was redesigned by Jim Fazio. the 6,808-yard layout plays to a par of 72. In addition, the club has a proud tennis tradition, boasting 11 Har-Tru clay courts, including one imported Italian red clay stadium court and five pickleball courts. Boca Grove annually hosts multiple USTA championship matches and is home to weekly clinics, professional instruction, round robins, tennis social events and junior play.
The clubhouse was totally renovated in 2017 with enhanced food and dining options, meeting rooms as well as golf and tennis shops. In total Boca Grove has 7 dining venues including a private dining room that can be reserved for an elegant gourmet experience with family and friends. The members’ gathering spot is Chippers Sports Bar with 12 large screen televisions with a full-service bar and cafe menu of delectable favorites.
“Boca Grove has experienced two tremendous years with record home sales, completion of a new wellness center and the merger of our Club and POA,” says POA Board President Marc Gillman. “We are stronger than we have been in over a decade and wanted to give ourselves the best chance to remain on top regardless of what the future holds. We feel Troon Prive’ offers a strong support system through best practices, leveraged buying power, and, most importantly, a culture that cares about the members as well as our personnel. It is the right choice at the right time.”
Boca Grove recently opened a Sports & Wellness Center named the Curve, which has everything a member could want or need to get in shape. Completed in 2021, the 14,000+ square-foot center is equipped with Precor, TRX, treadmills, elliptical, free weights, resistance and on-site physical therapy. The first floor of the building has multipurpose exercise rooms for Pilates, Spinning and various other group fitness classes, with steam and locker rooms. The children’s recreation room, known as the ‘Hive for Busy Bees,’ is adjacent to the Splash Pad and playground. The Curve’s pool is a zero-entry recreational resort-style pool connected to the Olympic-size lap pool, with cabanas and service from the Poolside Bar & Grill.
“Boca Grove is a first-class private club and community with incredible amenities,” said Ricardo Catarino, Vice President of Operations for Troon. “Our Troon Prive’ team is excited to enhance and push the member experience to new heights through engaging programs and outstanding service. We appreciate the opportunity that the Board has provided us to partner with an engaged and dedicated team at Boca Grove as we collaborate on the long-term plans that will further provide members with the lifestyle they expect when joining a top tier club and community.”
As a Troon Prive’ managed club, Boca Grove members enjoy the Troon Prive’ Privileges Program which delivers extraordinary golf and lifestyle benefits as well as reciprocal play at other Troon Prive’-managed private clubs around the world. Visit Troon.com for information.
For more information about the club please visit BocaGrove.org.