Tag Archives: The Ocean Course

Michael Bolton made an appearance at Kiawah Island in May and had the chance to test his game on the back nine at America’s Toughest Course- The Ocean Course. With a birdie on the famous 17th and a par on … 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

Six Years of the Friendship Cup

When the Friendship Cup at Kiawah Island Golf Resort started back in 2007 no one knew that this would become a great golf event that golfers look forward to. For many, the Friendship tournament is a key part of their annual … 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

In roughly 250 days the world’s best golfers will descend upon America’s Toughest Course, The Ocean Course, for the 2012 PGA Championship.  The January 2012 issue of Golf Digest Magazine recently crowned the Kiawah Island Golf Resort course with the … Read More

Golf brings people together

“Eighteen holes of match or medal play will teach you more about your foe than will 18 years of dealing with him across a desk,” wrote sportswriter Grantland Rice. Studies suggest that the best way to really get to know … Read More

Know a 16 to 21-year-old with dreams of being linked with South Carolina’s first major, the 2012 PGA Championship?  How about as a junior volunteer? The 2012 PGA Championship is now accepting applications for juniors, ages 16-21, to participate in … 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