Category Archives: Golf Course

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New Guest Cottage Designed With You in Mind

Enter Old Chatham’s new guest cottage and you will experience the comfortable, relaxed elegance that the OC clubhouse is known for, with some added special touches.  Antique furniture and locally sourced stone and wood products are a few of the distinctions in the interior design of the guest cottage. The result is a retreat-like atmosphere […]

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Old Chatham Guest Cottage

As we approach the opening of Old Chatham’s first guest cottage, we thought you would like some details on the thoughtful design and comforts that await you. The 2,700-square-foot guest cottage  was designed with both business and personal retreats in mind.  Whether your company wants a unique setting for an offsite work experience, you want […]

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Golf in the…Snow?

With snow lightly blanketing the Triangle, we thought it would be fun to see how golfers who live in much colder climates satisfy their need to play throughout the winter months. Although there is much to be said in favor of North Carolina weather, seeing these beautiful pictures of Artic snow golf is enough to […]

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Painting Greens

  When cooler weather arrives and chilly winds whisk around the greens, many golf courses lose their signature lush green color. At Old Chatham, though, we make sure that our putting greens have a consistent look and feel throughout the year. Covering the ultradwarf bermuda grass greens on cold evenings means that members don’t have […]

Tips To Improve Your Short Game

While some of us simply acknowledge the “need to practice,” others actually do (note:  they usually enjoy lower handicaps!).  Even if it’s not on the practice range, chances are you focus your energies on trying to improve at least one aspect of your game. For average golfers, the focus is on hitting the ball longer.  […]

That Elusive Ace In The Hole

There’s something poetic about hitting a hole in one — something about wrapping your head around the idea that a tiny white ball can go into a tiny hole more than 100 or so yards away. It is akin to finding a needle in a haystack — only more difficult! A hole in one is […]

Old Chatham Golf Club Hosts U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship Sectional Qualifying

  Old Chatham was honored to host the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship Sectional Qualifying on Sept. 3, with 104 competitors playing for six spots with two alternates. The course was in perfect condition, with fairways playing fast and firm and green speeds at 13.2 on the Stimpmeter. Scores came in higher than expected, with the low score […]

Attention to Detail at Old Chatham

We are pleased to report that recent sunlight and a reprieve from the heavy precipitation have combined to offer ideal conditions for optimum growth and health of the new Bermudagrass seedlings. What will the course maintenance project mean to your golf game? When Old Chatham Golf Club was first built in 2001, it was designed […]