Tag Archives: Kiawah Island

They descended from 21 states and 4 countries the first weekend of March.  Seventy-one new and 75 returning contenders arrived with hopes of winning the coveted Friendship Cup trophy and navy Ralph Lauren blazer. Often referred to (by the planners … Read More

Two-time PGA Champion Dave Stockton, the U.S. Captain in one of the most dramatic finales in Ryder Cup history, a tireless leader in philanthropic efforts, and one of the most sought-after instructors in golf, has been named the 2012 recipient … Read More

PGA Champion, Keegan Bradley, got his first look at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, named America’s Toughest Course by Golf Digest magazine, during the 2012 PGA Championship Media Day.  Here’s his impressions of the venue for this … Read More

This August, the World’s Greatest Players take on America’s Toughest Course during the 94th PGA Championship at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.  Championship Director, Brett Sterba, has some viewing tip and some insights on what to expect … Read More

One Pete Dye gem has replaced another of the master architect’s work as the best golf course in South Carolina in balloting by the South Carolina Golf Course Ratings Panel. The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, which will … Read More

By Ocean Course caddie, Pierce Buster: The bags are packed and the plans are made.  FINALLY, you are headed to Kiawah Island to play the famed Ocean Course.  You have heard countless stories, both inspiring and terrifying, about the challenge that … Read More

From the Charleston Post and Courier newspaper: Two-Minute Drill with Ocean Course superintendant Jeff Stone Sunday, February 5, 2012 You are six months out from the PGA Championship. What are your thoughts? “I really like the winter we’re having. I hope … Read More

History is sitting behind the front desk of The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.  The original Wanamaker trophy, the trophy that is giving to the winner of the PGA Championship (www.pga2012.com), is sitting behind the front desk of The Sanctuary.  … Read More

2012 PGA Championship Update

The PGA Championship celebrates its 94th edition in 2012, with its first visit to South Carolina. As the fourth and final major of the season, the Championship has earned the nickname, The Season’s Final Major…Glory’s Last Shot. This historic and prestigious tournament … Read More

Do you know what people are saying about Kiawah Island Golf Resort? Many talk about mornings spent watching the hatching of loggerhead sea turtles, afternoons playing on Pete Dye’s freshly cut Ocean Course and evenings paddling under the warm glow … Read More