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"It is an honor that the Manele Course is consistently considered among the elite venues in the game," said Scott Ashworth, Director of Golf at Four Seasons Resorts Lana'i. "Its design integrity has remained intact while we continue to make improvements to the overall golf experience. Golfers continue to discover something new every time they play." read more

"Our definition of 'Leadership' at the MTT Program is 'Getting the most out of your people.' The program is designed to teach the leaders to be excellent coaches, which, in turn, of course, translates into increased revenue/performance/productivity and thus profitability," said Make the Turn mental toughness coach, Chris Dorris. read more

"We're excited to earn this critical distinction from an esteemed national publication like GOLF Magazine," said Director of Golf Dave Douglas. "Combined with the array of after-golf amenities available at Island Resort & Casino we continue to solidify our place among the country's best golf getaway destinations." read more

"In the last 24 months we have invested heavily to improve the overall experience for members and guests of Smoke Rise Country Club," said Tim Dunlap with Sequoia Golf. "Its enhanced golf, tennis and pool facilities and now the freshly renovated clubhouse, position Smoke Rise as one of the premier private golf clubs in the greater Atlanta area." read more

"GOLF Magazine has been a strong supporter of the course since it opened, and its panelists have an appreciation and understanding of modern golf course architecture," says Ken Wang, Pound Ridge owner. "We believe the course is maturing brilliantly and will continue to evolve as a testament to Dye's genius." read more

More than 200 years ago, Charleston was the site of America's first golf club. This heritage of golfing excellence is evident today. Guests have convenient access to more than 19 championship courses, created by legendary architects including Arnold Palmer, Rees Jones, Gary Player, Arthur Hills, Tom Fazio, Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus and Robert Trent Jones, Sr. read more

"We're thrilled to be ranked among the very best public courses in a state as golf-rich as Texas," said Mike McCabe, general manager. "Our staff works tirelessly to provide an exceptional golf experience, and this honor from GOLF Magazine is proof our continual quest is on the mark." read more

"Having our courses recognized year after year by admired publications like GOLF Magazine cements Kaua'i as an international golf destination," said Sue Kanoho, executive director of the Kaua'i Visitors Bureau. "Every course is unique, but it's the beautiful setting and array of after-golf activities available throughout the island that visitors continue to savor." read more

"We're honored to be recognized as a top 5 course in the state in just our third full season of operation," said Salish Cliffs Head Professional David Kass, PGA. "It's a true testament to the quality of the course, the first-rate amenities at Little Creek Casino Resort and the dedication of the Squaxin Island Tribe." read more

"I could not be more thrilled that the future superstars of the game are able to compete for their home countries in golf's first appearance in the Youth Olympic Games," said golf icon Gary Player. "I visited our Signature Course at Nanjing Zhongshan International Golf Club last year, and I have no doubt that it will be a terrific venue. I wish all those competing the best of luck." read more



"Myrtle Beach has as many great layouts as any destination in America, and Golf Magazine's Top 100 You Can Play rankings are further affirmation of the quality of golf we offer," said Bill Golden, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday's president. read more

"We're honored to be recognized as a top 5 course in the state in just our third full season of operation," said Salish Cliffs Head Professional David Kass, PGA. "It's a true testament to the quality of the course, the first-rate amenities at Little Creek Casino Resort and the dedication of the Squaxin Island Tribe." read more

"The state of Mississippi is honored to once again see its golf courses earn this critical distinction," said Malcolm White, Visit Mississippi Director of Tourism. "We hope these rankings encourage people to visit our state and experience the optimal year-round weather, variety of courses and array of popular after-golf activities." read more

"It's rewarding that our vision for an authentic golf experience at Streamsong Resort is being recognized through such prestigious accolades as this ranking from GOLF magazine," said Rich Mack, CFO and executive vice president for The Mosaic Company. "We could not be more proud for Streamsong Red and Streamsong Blue to make such a high debut alongside some of the greatest golf courses in the nation." read more

"GOLF Magazine's recognition is yet another tremendous accolade for The MAX," said Horacio De Leon, Jr., Assistant City Manager, City of Laredo, Texas. "The City of Laredo-owned golf facility is growing in popularity among residents and visitors from around the country and we see increased play as the news continues to spread that we have a splendid one-of-a-kind course." read more