Kiawah Press Releases

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Bryan Hunter, Director of Public Relations
Kiawah Island Golf Resort
843-768-2749
bryan_hunter@kiawahresort.com
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Press Releases

2020
Travel + Leisure Announces the Sanctuary as Top-Ten Resort Hotel in 2020 World’s Best Awards (.pdf)

The Sanctuary Hotel Reopens (.pdf)

Kiawah Island Golf Resort Announces Opening of New West Beach Conference Center (.pdf)

The Sanctuary Hotel and Spa Earns Top Ratings (.pdf)

2019
Celebrate the Holidays at Kiawah Island Golf Resort (.pdf)

Kiawah Island Golf Resort Welcomes Heidi Nowak as Director of Sales and Marketing (.pdf)

2015
PGA of America to Conduct 2021 PGA Championship on The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort (.pdf)


2021 PGA Kiawah Press

The 103rd edition of the Championship 2021 returns to the renowned Pete Dye-designed oceanfront layout in South Carolina after its first visit in 2012, when Rory McIlroy captured the Wanamaker Trophy by a record-setting margin. The Ocean Course is one of four venues to host each of the PGA of America’s major championships – The Ryder Cup (1991), the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid (2007) and the PGA Championship. The Ocean Course also hosted the 2005 PGA Professional National Championship.

The PGA Championship also is the only one of golf’s four majors to be hosted in South Carolina. The announcement was made with Kiawah Island Golf Resort Chairman Bill Goodwin

The PGA Championship, the only all-professional major, features one of the deepest international fields in golf. Since 1994, it has perennially featured the most top-100 players in the Official World Golf Rankings of all golf Championships.

The Ocean Course has more seaside holes than any other courses in North America — 10 along the Atlantic Ocean with the other eight running parallel to those.

Designed from a ribbon of pristine sand dunes stretching nearly three miles along the Atlantic Ocean at the eastern end of Kiawah Island, The Ocean Course is par-72 layout that can be extended to 7,676 yards and is reminiscent of the great seaside links of England and Scotland.


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