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#ThankASuper Spotlight Series: Nick Yackle

September 13, 2022

In honor of international “Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day,” we’re highlighting some of the outstanding superintendents within the KemperSports family. Nick Yackle Superintendent Deerpath Golf Course (Lake Forest, Ill.) Nick Yackle has been at Deerpath Golf Course for two years and has been in the industry for a decade.…

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#ThankASuper Spotlight Series: Heather Schapals

September 13, 2022

In honor of international “Thank A Golf Course Superintendent Day,” we’re highlighting some of the outstanding superintendents within the KemperSports family. Heather Schapals Senior Assistant Superintendent Chambers Bay (University Place, Wash.) While Heather Schapals is a newcomer to the Chambers Bay course maintenance team, she brings 21 years of industry…

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#ThankASuper Spotlight Series: Will Bell

September 13, 2022

In honor of international “Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day,” we’re highlighting some of the outstanding superintendents within the KemperSports family. Will Bell Director of Agronomy Forest Creek Golf Club (Round Rock, TX) The 2018 KemperSports Superintendent of the Year, Will Bell, has worked at Forest Creek Golf Club for five…

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Meet KemperSports’ Agronomy Advisory Committee

September 13, 2022

KemperSports facilities pride themselves on providing premier course conditions by utilizing precise operating standards and environmentally friendly practices. After all, course upkeep and maintenance is a driving factor of creating and maintaining loyal customers, satisfied members and returning guests. Part of this success is directly from the expertise of our…

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Portland’s Growing Young Adult Golf Community: YA! Golf PDX

June 29, 2022

June marks Player Development Month at more than 100 KemperSports-managed golf courses nationwide. Throughout the month, we’re proud to showcase how our teams from coast to coast are creatively introducing new audiences to the game, engaging avid players and simply bringing the joy of golf to as many people as…

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30 KemperSports-Supported Courses Named Golfweek’s Best

June 23, 2022

Thirty (30) KemperSports-managed and partner courses were named to Golfweek’s 2022 Best Courses lists. Among the courses listed across eight different lists, a total of 26 KemperSports-supported courses appear on Golfweek’s 2022 “Best Courses You Can Play State-By-State” list, while 18 are on the “Top 200 U.S. Resort Courses” list,…

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National Golf Foundation Recognizes Nine KemperSports Properties with Customer Satisfaction Awards

April 20, 2022

KemperSports sweeps top honors in both pricing categories for public courses Nine KemperSports-managed golf properties were recognized by the National Golf Foundation with GolfSAT Customer Satisfaction Awards. The Jewel Golf Club (Lake City, MN) earned the top ranking in the premium public course category, while Sand Creek Station (Newton, KS)…

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Celebrating Women’s History Month: Reflecting on the Past & Looking to the Future

March 31, 2022

March not only marks the beginning of a new golf season for many of our properties, but also Women’s History Month. At KemperSports, we are proud to celebrate all the outstanding women who have shaped the organization into what it is today and stand among the best and brightest in…

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Celebrating Black History Month: A Salute to the Game’s Black Movers & Shakers of the Past, Present & Future

February 24, 2022

February marks Black History Month. To celebrate, we’ve compiled a collection of videos and stories to showcase the Black pioneers of the past and players of the present that have helped shape the game into the one we all know and love today while also painting us a picture of…

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GRAA Ranks KemperSports Practice Facilities and Teaching Professionals Among the Best in Golf

January 25, 2022

Thirteen (13) KemperSports-managed and partner golf properties and one KemperSports staffer have been recognized with 2021 Golf Range Association of America (GRAA) Awards for their contributions to growing the game of golf. KemperSports practice facilities and staffers featured on the GRAA’s lists include: Top 100 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals…

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