American Society of Golf Course Architects

Sanford, ASGCA, earns environmental award for Trump Golf Links

ASGCA Secretary John Sanford and Sanford Golf Design have been recognized by the Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects. FLASLA awarded David Ferris, RLA and Sanford Golf Design its top honor, the Award of Excellence, for their work at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point, Bronx, New York.

ASGCA members lead the way on turfgrass reduction

Golf course owners, managers and superintendents at private and public facilities are increasingly considering the reduction of maintained turfgrass on their course. American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) members work with these groups to create plans for keeping the strategic intent of the course intact and ensuring appropriate installation of replacement materials.

Tenn. TV discusses Canyon Ridge, environment with Robbins, ASGCA

ASGCA Immediate Past President Rick Robbins recently visited the Lookout Mountain region of Tennessee and the Canyon Ridge Golf Club course he designed. Local CBS affilaite WDEF spent time with Robbins, who shared his thoughts on golf in the Tennessee mountains and issues facing the game today.

Chicago Tribune spotlights renovated Wilmette Golf Club and Martin, ASGCA

"A public golf course like (Wilmette, Illinois Golf Club) is a great place to change the mindset that golf is about class distinctions or bad for the environment," ASGCA Treasurer Greg Martin told the Chicago Tribune as the course reopened after a year-long renovation project.