Author Archives: Mike Vegis

Environment of The Ocean Course

In an age when environmental impact studies command as much attention as slope ratings, The environment of The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort has earned acclaim from scientists and environmentalists for its sensitivity to nature. Build along nearly … Read More

Kiawah Island Golf Resort has been honored as one of the 25 Top Golf Resorts in the world by LINKS Magazine. The listing, which will appear in the Fall 2013 issue of LINKS, is part of the magazine’s special 25th Anniversary … Read More

The Golf Channel’s Matt Ginella rates his top 10 destinations for Buddy Golf Trips.  He ranks Kiawah Island as his 6th best destination that is surprisingly good from him due to his long-time feud with The Ocean Course which beat … Read More

Luke Bielawski has gone from from Tee to Shining Tee.  His golf course was 5,078,382 yards (2,928 miles).  He lost 5,540 golf balls over a stretch of 93 days traveling from the beach at Ventura, California on May 17th and finishing on the shores … Read More

Good Luck, Oak Hill

At this time last year, we at Kiawah Island Golf Resort were all hard at work making sure the 94th PGA Championship was the best it could be.  So, we appreciate the hard work that’s going on in Rochester.  Best … Read More

Serious Golf…Serious Competition PGA club professionals* from all across the U.S., along with three of their members, will tee it up during the 15th Annual Kiawah National Pro-Am. The 72-hole stroke play event, sponsored by Club Car, will be held on four … Read More

Now in its 8th year, the Friendship Cup, a two-man tournament for male amateur players is contested on the world famous Ocean Course, site of the 2012 PGA Championship, and the Gary Player-designed Cougar Point Golf Course. Back by popular … Read More

Here’s coverage of the Carolinas Amateur held this year at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort by Tommy Braswell of the Charleston Post and Courier:   Carter Jenkins celebrates birthday by winning Carolinas Amateur at Kiawah’s Ocean Course   … Read More

  We are pleased to announce that, beginning in May 2014, under the directions of course architect Tom Fazio, the resort will initiate major renovations to the Osprey Point Golf Course.

You never know what will come through the Sanctuary doors.  Last week, John Rosemond, a speaker for a group staying in The Sanctuary, brought with him an authentic set of Bobby Jones-era hickory-shafted golf clubs.