Pay as you Play at River Widerness Golf & Country Club

06 Sep 2011, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in News

River Wilderness Golf & Country Club, located in Parrish, Florida, is promoting their new “Pay as you Play” rates. River Wilderness Golf & Country Club is a private, member-owned Club that borders the north shore of the historic Manatee River just off Interstate 75.  Their…

Tee It Forward

19 Jul 2011, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in Game Improvement, News

Summer time marks the busiest time for golf in most parts of the United States.  The PGA of America and United States Golf Association promotes faster play with their TEE IT FORWARD program.  TEE IT FORWARD is simply playing the tees that best fits your…

Great Golf and America’s Best Beach!

02 Jun 2011, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in Feature, News

Sarasota already has some of the finest golfing in the country. Now, Sarasota also has the “Best Beach in America” too. Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman, AKA Dr. Beach, named Sarasota’s Siesta Key Beach as the best beach in America. Dr. Beach researches various beaches in…

Hello everyone and Happy 2011! Last July, Play Golf Sarasota (PGS) published Bill Tompkins’ annual restaurant reviews for Sarasota. The reader response was both enormous and positive. Although there were some disagreements on some ratings and some questions on why certain restaurants were omitted, all responses expressed…

Hole-In-One news

06 Feb 2011, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in Area Golf, Contests, Golf Courses, Hole-in-Ones, News

 HOLE-IN-ONE   – February 3, 2011  Congratulations to Dave Thelen of  The Venice Golf and Country Club. His ace was made with his 26 degree Hybrid club from 137 yards away on hole #14.  Witnesses:    Richard Gupta                       Steve Barczy                       Marlow Severin            Congratulations to Dave. Way…