Author Archives: Mike Vegis

As “bucket list” proof, the Rolex clock adjacent to The Ocean Course driving range, practice green and clubhouse is one of the most photographed icon on Kiawah Island Golf Resort.  We’ll often see players running up from the 18th green … Read More

March 10 to 14 brought golfers from all across the United States from as far away as Colorado to take part in the 14th annual Kiawah Island Golf Resort National Pro-Am, presented by Club Car.  According to Ric Ferguson, Head … Read More

2013 Friendship Cup Recap

The 7th Annual 2013 Friendship Cup was contested at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort March 1st and 2nd on Pete Dye’s world-famous Ocean Course and the Jack Nicklaus designed Turtle Point. One first year attendee shared, “The Friendship Cup will … Read More

Check out Showtime’s “60 Minutes Sports” this month.  Steve Kroft does a great segment on Pete Dye and his unique golf course designs.  Much of it was shot on The Ocean Course where Pete and Steve filmed interviews over the … Read More

This often-debated 19th-hole topic is the subject of “LINKS Golf Madness.” Like the NCAA basketball extravaganza, LINKS Golf Madness uses rankings and brackets as a guide for users to identify which courses they think are the best public-access course. The … Read More

Now in its 7th year, a two-man tournament for male amateur players, The Friendship Cup (Golf’s Fifth Major) is contested on the world famous Ocean Course, site of the 2012 PGA Championship, and the Jack Nicklaus designed Turtle Point Golf … Read More

Register online for a chance to win an unforgettable weekend package to The 2013 Friendship Cup Championship – February 28-March 3 – compliments of Ralph Lauren & Kiawah Island Golf Resort! THE PRIZE – Not only will you and a … Read More

Golf Digest, the world’s leading golf publication, and Kiawah Island Golf Resort, host of the 2012 PGA Championship, jointly released the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Flyover Application/Ocean Course app powered by Golf Digest, a free iPhone and Android companion application … Read More

Golf or Gourmet?

With the recent completion of the PGA Championship, the resort is offering it’s unique “Golf or Gourmet” package allowing great prices on “Stay and Play” or “Stay an Dine” packages. You won’t find better savings to play The Ocean Course … Read More

Even as workers dismantle bleachers, break down hospitality trailers and disassemble broadcast booths, the Charleston community is already feeling an uptick of the economic impact of the PGA Championship. The event produced close to $75 million worth of media exposure … Read More