GOLFWEEK RANKS TUHAYE GOLF COURSE AT TALISKER ON 2007 BEST NEW COURSES LIST
Championship Course by Mark O’Meara Places in Top 35
PARK CITY, UT –October 23, 2007 – Talisker’s championship golf course at Tuhaye was ranked in the top 35 in Golfweek’s “Best List of New Courses for 2007.” Golfweek’s ranking, which appears in the October 20 edition of the magazine, is among the most prestigious in the industry. Tuhaye was ranked at number 33 and is the only golf course in
Golfweek recognized 50 courses total and defines new courses as those having opened between 2005 and 2007. A panel of nearly 400 raters regularly submits ballots based on 10 criteria, each of which is graded on a 10-point scale. The scores for each course are averaged to get the overall rating.
“Golfweek’s ranking system is the most respected in the industry,” said
The golf community of Tuhaye is situated on a world-class 18-hole signature course designed by Masters and British Open champion, Mark O’Meara. The captivating 18-hole par-72 layout spans 5,200 to 7,800 yards and is surrounded by phenomenal mountain and lake views, including Deer Valley Resort and the Jordanelle Reservoir, and features all bent grass from tee to green. The golf clubhouse, which is part of Talisker Club Park – a collection of buildings that was designed by renowned architecture firm Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP – offers a luxurious golf experience including custom-designed member lockers, lounge areas, steam rooms, a snack bar, full-service pro shop and golf bag storage. Talisker also is designing two additional golf courses: the nine-hole par 3 Mustang and a proposed 18-hole course designed by Tom Fazio.