It’s the rich history of ASGCA at your fingertips. To use our interactive historic timeline, click a spot on the timeline below or simply scroll through the list of significant events that took place throughout the Society’s past 70+ years.
First ASGCA Annual MeetingFirst ASGCA Annual Meeting hosted by Donald Ross, ASGCA, at Pinehurst, North Carolina
ASGCA adoptsASGCA adopts "Ross Tartan" jackets in tribute to first ASGCA President Donald Ross
First Donald Ross AwardThe first Donald Ross Award was presented to Robert Trent Jones. The Ross Award is ASGCA's highest honor.
50th ASGCA Annual MeetingThe 50th ASGCA Annual Meeting took place in Pinehurst, North Carolina
Chad Ritterbusch named Executive SecretaryPaul Fullmer retires after 34 years and Chad Ritterbusch is named Executive Secretary
First issue of By DesignThe first issue of By Design magazine was published in the winter of 2009 with a lead story on "Growing the Game"
ASGCA Design Excellence Recognition Program introducedThe Design Excellence Recognition Program highlights the innovation and problem-solving skills required of today’s golf course designs.