A First-Class Facility Located in Central Pennsylvania
Scottsdale, Ariz. (September 16, 2009) – Troon Golf,® the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage Colonial Golf & Tennis Club in Harrisburg, Pa.
Colonial is a semi-private club offering the finest in golf, tennis, and swimming facilities, coupled with premium dining and special event venues. The 18-hole, championship golf course sits on 168 lush acres and was redesigned by Arthur Hills Associates and Steve Forrest in 2003. The course features large greens with carefully manicured fairways and each hole offers multiple tee boxes for every skill level. The most recent renovations, completed in 2007, include a redesigned clubhouse and a new golf shop.
“Troon Golf is excited to partner with Colonial Golf & Tennis Club,” stated John Easterbrook, executive vice president, operations, Troon Golf. “Our team is eager to contribute to the club’s success and provide an exceptional experience for members and guests.”
Colonial Golf & Tennis Club offers a diverse list of amenities, including a state-of-the-art tennis complex. The fully lighted facility boasts four recently reconditioned courts – two Har-Tru and two deco-turf surfaces. The club’s junior-Olympic sized swimming pool features seven racing lanes for serious and casual swimmers alike. Organized golf, tennis and swimming programs have proven to be extremely popular at the club and are available for all ages. In fact, Colonial’s swim team has brought the club high acclaim – winning the local championship for the past 12 consecutive years.
“We are excited to have Troon Golf managing our facility,” stated Mark DiSanto, CEO of Triple Crown Corp. and co-owner of Colonial Golf & Tennis Club. “This further shows our commitment to providing a first-class club in the central Pennsylvania market.”
Several dining options are available at Colonial, ranging from a pool-side venue to the new casual Mixed Grille inside the clubhouse. Beautiful indoor and outdoor banquet facilities are also available for special events and weddings.
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon Golf is the world’s largest golf management company, overseeing operations at properties located in 31 states and 26 countries. Additionally, 39 Troon Golf facilities enjoy a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications. Troon Golf properties include Oneida Golf and Country Club, Green Bay, Wis.; Troon North Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.; The Clubs at St. James Plantation, Southport, N.C.; Classic Club, Palm Desert, Calif.; and The Grove, London, England.
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