Omaha Country Club hosted the 2013 U.S. Senior Open, July 7-14! The tournament was a great success for golfers, spectators and staff of both the U.S Golf Association and OCC! This year’s U.S. Senior Open generated record revenues and enjoyed the second largest attendance since its conception in 1980. Omaha proudly reported its biggest crowd of 34,354 spectators, breaking the day-old record from Saturday, and, recording the highest attendance at an Omaha sporting event. Tom O’Toole, Jr., vice president of the USGA, made this comment on the 18th green of Sunday’s tournament, “We’ll love to come back anytime. We couldn’t be any happier with the week.” Champion Kenny Perry offered, “The people here were amazing, and the gallery was outstanding out there. Omaha should be proud!”
You can see more pictures and detailed articles surrounding the U.S. Senior Open held at Omaha Country Club, you may go to www.Omaha.com.
Ladies Golf 101 Clinic Held
On Wednesday, May 16th, the PCMA Great Plains Chapter met at Lochland Country Club in Hastings, NE. Following education and a luncheon, a Ladies' Golf 101 clinic was hosted by head golf professional, Hank McFarland. Professional McFarland discussed basic golf techniques and guided the ladies through a clinic adding a new piece to the PCMA gathering. This new golf portion was created to help encourage the PCMA ladies to feel comfortable enough to learn me of golf and hopefully be able to better promote golf memberships.
2014 Club video for Glen Oaks Country Club, Des Moines, Iowa