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Erin Hills Setting Up as a U.S. Open Unlike Any Other

Hosting three PGA Championships over an 11-year span, Whistling Straits rarely got the chance to show its true teeth. Mother Nature just would not cooperate. More often than not during the play of those championships (2004, 2010 and 2015) weather conditions proved to be relatively ...



Getting To Know: Erin Hills

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Rich Toch who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats and...



Erin Hills Update: 2017 U.S. Open site keeps getting better

Erin Hills has gotten nothing but better since its opening in 2006. That was clearly evident when the facility on the outskirts of Milwaukee conducted what has become an annual outing leading into its ultimate showing - as the site of the 2017 U.S. Open. Jim Reinhart, general chair...



2017 May Be Only the Beginning for U.S. Open Golf at Erin Hills

The completion of the U.S. Open at famed Pinehurst No. 2 this June means that Wisconsin is less than three years away from hosting its first U.S. Open. In June 2017, Erin Hills will take center stage for the United States Golf Association's (USGA) national championship, one of fou...



ERIN HILLS: Wisconsin layout will be a popular destination prior to 2017 Open

The hoopla was extraordinary when Erin Hills first welcomed golfers in 2006. The very upscale public course on the outskirts of Milwaukee was even awarded a U.S. Golf Assn. national championship (the 2008 U.S.Women's Amateur Public Links) before its land was even seeded. By 2009 ...



Erin Hills vs. Merion

Wisconsin's Erin Hills and Merion Golf Club just outside Philadelphia could not be more different. The former is a public course, relatively new to the game, but a fast riser in the nation's rankings of the best public golf courses as a modern links behemoth. The latter is pri...



Erin Hills Fall Golf Packages

Erin Hills, host of the 2011 U.S. Amateur Championship and site of the 2017 U.S. Open Championship is offering the following Fall Stay and Play Special: From October 1 to October 21, 2012, play one round of golf at the full rate, spend the night, and enjoy a complimentary round the...



Erin Hills: Teeing It Up for the 2017 US Open

In rural Southeast Wisconsin is one of the state's true golfing gems: Erin Hills. The rugged terrain of Erin Hills looks and feels like the most natural land in the world. The course and its layout, though, are far from natural. In fact, the past seven years have brought radical c...



Getting To Know: Erin Hills

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with John Morrissett who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must ea...



Erin Hills Spring Specials

Set over the undulating terrain of Wisconsin's Kettle Moraine region, Erin Hills will provide a natural challenge to the world's best golfers when in 2017 it hosts the first U.S. Open to be played in Wisconsin. Mike Davis, the Executive Director of the United States Golf Association,...



Interview With Jim Lombardo Head Golf Professional Erin Hills

Below is an interview with Jim Lombardo, Head Golf Professional at Erin Hills. He is in his 7th season at Erin Hills and his 5th year in his current position. He has been with Erin Hills since before the course opened for play in 2006. Prior to being there he ran a small public faci...



Interview With Richard Tock, Director of Golf Erin Hills Golf Course

Below is an interview with Richard Tock, Director of Golf Erin Hills Golf Course. The following are a few traditional and non traditional golf centric questions that I love to ask influential people in the golf industry. Brief Bio Golf Team @Southern Illinois University - 4...



Interview With John Morrissett, Competitions Director Erin Hills Golf Course

Below is an interview with John Morrissett. From 1993 to 2010 he worked in the USGA's Rules Department, spending most of that time working on any changes to the Rules of Golf and Decisions on the Rules of Golf, answering Rules questions, teaching Rules seminars and officiating at vari...



Why Erin Hills Should Be On Every Golfers Bucket List

1) Why should Erin Hills be on every traveling golfers bucket list? To date there are only 4 golf courses that are open to the public that have hosted a U.S. Open Championship. Pinehurst, Bethpage Black, Torrey Pines, and Pebble Beach. New on the list will be Chambers Bay ...



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