This episode of Golf Smarter features the Atunyote Course of the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, NY. Atunyote (Uh-DOAN-yot) is one of three courses at Turning Stone, which is an enterprise of the Oneida Indian Nation. This course is a Tom Fazio design. Host Fred Greene interviews Turning Stone's Head Golf Professional, Steve Campanaro. Steve reveals secrets and provides local knowledge on the playing strategy of six of his favorite holes. Covering three par 4s (#7, #9 & #15), and three par 5s (#5, #12 & #18).
This episode of Golf Smarter was requested by a listener. Wisp Resort Golf Course in Deep Creek is in the western mountains of Maryland. Host Fred Greene interviews Head Golf Professional, Brian Heslop. Brian offers insight on the playing strategy of six holes he feels could benefit from his local knowledge, covering two par 3s (#7, & #14), and two par 4's (#5, & #12), two par 5s (#3 & #11) and the redesign of #18. Players of all skill levels will benefit from this information for any course.
This episode of Golf Smarter features the Kierland Golf Club at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, AZ. Managed by Troon Golf, Kierland offers many innovative teaching programs and may be the only course in America to offer Segways to ride as an alternative to golf carts. Host Fred Greene interviews Kierland's Head Golf Professional, Ryan Eckroat. Ryan reveals secrets and provides local knowledge on the playing strategy of six of his favorite holes on this 27 hole course. Covering 2 holes on of the Acacia, Ironwood and Mesquite courses each, including three par 5s, one par 4, and two par 3s. You'll also get inside information on what the impact of being a TROON GOLF course means to the golfer, how to reserve a teetime, the weather conditions, what is the best shot to practice before you come and more.