The Snead at The Greenbrier Sporting Club Named One of the Top Ten New Private Courses in America

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ — The Snead golf course at The Greenbrier Sporting Club received the no. 3 spot on Golf Digest’s “Top 10 New Private Courses in America.” The ratings were published in the January 2005 issue of Golf Digest.

The Snead is the members-only golf course at The Greenbrier Sporting Club, a private residential sporting community located on grounds of the famed Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Named for long-time Greenbrier pro, Sam Snead, the course measures 7,025 yards, with five sets of tees.

Renowned architect, Tom Fazio, designed the par-71, private golf course, which officially opened April 30, 2004. “Bearing The Greenbrier and Snead names, how could this course not be special? I am honored to be a part of such a great place and recognized by Golf Digest for my work on this course,” said Fazio, who had three courses named to the 2004 ratings. “The Snead is a very unique golf course that will stand the test of time like The Greenbrier, and an appealing addition to The Greenbrier Sporting Club amenities.”

The Greenbrier Sporting Club is a private residential community and sporting club with fairway, mountain and creekside homesites. In addition to The Snead, other members-only sporting club amenities include a members’ lodge, spa, and sports complex. A variety of exclusive sporting activities include fly fishing, sporting clays and equestrian. Sporting Club members also have access to the many amenities of The Greenbrier.

The Greenbrier Sporting Club is a development of Dolan, Pollak & Schram Development Company LLC and The Greenbrier. Based in New York and South Carolina, DP&S develops ecosensitive sporting communities on historic properties. With designs that complement nature’s own, DP&S is committed to preserving each property’s environmental sensitivity and distinct character. Luxury sporting amenities focus on an appreciation for the great outdoors and provide entertainment for the entire family. Award-winning DP&S sporting clubs include The Ford Plantation in Georgia, Deep Water Cay Club in the Bahamas, The Greenbrier Sporting Club in West Virginia and Turks and Caicos Sporting Club at Ambergris Cay in the British West Indies. DP&S also manages sales and marketing for Great Harbor Yacht Club in Nantucket.

The esteemed Greenbrier Resort & Club Management Company manages club operations at The Greenbrier Sporting Club. A proven leader in the management of premier private clubs, GRCM brings expertise and exceptional quality and service to every aspect of DP&S sporting club operations.

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