Tag: U.S. Open

Photo Parade: 2017 U.S. Open pt. 2

June 20, 2017 By and
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What it takes to get Erin Hills ready for a major tournament

June 20, 2017 By
While at the U.S. Open, Seth Jones talked with BASF’s Sales Specialist Randy Lusher to find out what it takes to get this unique course ready for one of golf’s vaunted Majors. ...

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USGA overreacting to players complaints? Na.

June 15, 2017 By
Tuesday morning the maintenance crew found themselves in the spotlight when they were sent out to mow down rough mid-morning, while practice rounds were being played. I was standing right there with the crew when they started pull-starting mowers, blowers ...

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Talking conditions at 2017 US Open Pt. 1

June 14, 2017 By
We’ve been busy at the U.S. Open, with not much to show for it on the blog yet. Mostly we’ve been tweeting while also stashing photos and stories in anticipation of our enewsletter that deploys tomorrow (sign up for that ...

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Catching up with Erin Hills Assoc. Superintendent John Jaques

June 13, 2017 By
Golfdom caught up with Erin Hills Associate Superintendent John Jaques on Monday of U.S. Open week and talked to him about the volunteer crew ready for the event, as well as the course’s use of turf tarps on specific areas ...

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Golfdom Gallery: 2016 U.S. Open edition

July 22, 2016 By
1. Golfdom Ninja Warriors With all that walking on the course, Golfdom’s Seth Jones and Karl Danneberger, Ph.D., the Ohio State University, look like they just ran an obstacle course together. 2. The future looks bright The host superintendents for ...

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