Author Archives: Mike Vegis

The PGA of America announced today that it will conduct the 2021 PGA Championship on The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. The 103rd edition of the Championship in August 2021 returns to the renowned Pete Dye-designed oceanfront layout … Read More

Oak Point’s 18th hole Over the past 20 years, the resort has made a concerted effort to upgrade the facilities on the resort to make Kiawah the finest golf destination in the U.S.  This includes new clubhouses at Osprey Point, … Read More

  Brandon Hartzell is sworn to secrecy. The Ocean Course caddie competed in The Golf Channel’s “ Big Break ” reality show in September, but can’t reveal the results. Hartzell, a 27-year-old caddie at Kiawah Island’s most famous golf course, … Read More

Bill and Susan Wernecke, Links Magazine Kiawah trip winner recently wrote this letter to Jack Purcell, Publisher of Links, giving an overview of the experience:

Kiawah’s Family Tee Program

FAMILY TEE PROGRAM KIAWAH BRINGS FAMILIES TOGETHER THROUGH GOLF Since 2005, Kiawah Island Golf Resort has provided a unique opportunity for families to bond through its Family Tee program, which offers discounted rates for adults and free golf for kids … Read More

We’ve been getting nearly universal rave-reviews on the recently-renovated Osprey Point Golf Course.  On the course, although there were not wholesale changes to the layout, we did make subtle revisions that improve Osprey Point aesthetically, as well as strategically. With … Read More

Ryder Cup Bar

The famed Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is renowned worldwide for both its beauty and its challenge.  It hosted the 1991 “War by the Shore” Ryder Cup where the U.S. team pulled out a one-point victory on the … Read More

The joy of a Kiawah golf vacation can sometimes be diminished by the annoying mission of transporting your clubs from your home to Kiawah. We’ve always found carrying clubs on a flight is a risky ordeal, but not nearly as … Read More

After nearly five months or renovations, Osprey Point reopens for play today, Wednesday, October 1st. Governor’s Club Members, Property Owners and Resort Guests alike have all been anxiously awaiting this day and it is nearly upon us. We want to … Read More

Osprey Point is set to reopen!  After nearly five months of long days and hard work, the highly anticipated re-opening of Osprey Point Golf Club on Wednesday, October 1st is nearly upon us. Governor’s Club Members, Property Owners and Resort … Read More