Tag: Arnold Palmer

Crescent Pointe Golf Club Acquired by Metropolitan Golf Group

Metropolitan Golf Group, a full-service golf course and country club owner/operator and management organization based in New Jersey, announced that it has purchased a golf club in the Hilton Head Island market to add to its portfolio. In April, Crescent Pointe Golf Club in Bluffton, an Arnold Palmer Signature design, was acquired in an all-cash transaction.

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Arnie and Jack

In the Arnie and Jack audiobook, listeners will get a front-row seat to many of golf’s cherished moments in locales rich in history, as narrated by 92-year-old Mechem with a combination of wit, humor, and emotion. Through his stories, Mechem, former Commissioner of the LPGA, takes you on the course at pro-golf’s famous Bay Hill, Camargo Club, Muirfield Village, Tradition, and Augusta National, as well as off the course at the Arnold Palmer’s Restaurant, the Captain’s Club, even the White House and Congress.

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Walt Disney World Golf

While each of Walt Disney World Golf’s championship-caliber golf courses receives accolades for design and playability, it is the year-round accessibility to all of the world-class amenities, service, and convenience that helps differentiate the Walt Disney World Resort from any other golfing destination.

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Kurt Kitayma Wins the Arnold Palmer Invitational

“It’s pretty amazing. Just to get your first win, I think is an unbelievable thing. Lucky enough to have it at a very special place, so that’s a bonus,” said the 30-year-old Californian after firing an even par 72 on Sunday to finish 9 under for the tournament and win the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard.  He was a shot better than both Rory McIlroy and Harris English at -8.

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The Tesoro Club

A new ownership group of The Tesoro Club, which purchased the Club, its two golf courses, 100,000-square-foot clubhouse, Swim & Racquet Club, and approximately 900 home sites from Straub for $40 million in 2020, deserves praise for restoring a virtually abandoned property. 

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The Real Arnold Palmer

During the first throes of my lifelong love affair with golf, Arnie was my idol, my first favorite, a hero to me then, and far more than a King. Arnie was God.  My dad had bought me an Arnold Palmer golf glove, its smooth, white cabretta leather emitting a pungent odor that I find impossible to name or compare with anything else. I would sleep wearing that multi-colored/umbrella-embroidered Arnold Palmer golf glove. One could say Arnie and the game of golf had an equal grip on me.

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Arnold Palmer Invitational

Arnold Palmer Invitational – The PGA TOUR returns to Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club and Lodge for one of its newly designated (or elevated if you prefer) 17 events – paying a prize purse of $20 million this week, up from $12 million a year ago.

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