Henderson, NV (PRWEB) July 15, 2014
Pacific Links International today announced its move into a new market through an affiliate club partnership with Victoria National in Newburgh, Indiana. The course was ranked in the top 50 of Golf Digest’s “100 Greatest Courses in America” this year and was honored as “Best New Private Course” by the magazine when it first opened in 1999. Victoria National is centrally located in the Midwest and conveniently accessible from Louisville, Nashville, St. Louis, Indianapolis and Cincinnati. Pacific Links’ entrance into this region is a significant addition to the company’s growing portfolio of more than 100 owned, affiliate and reciprocal clubs.
Its innovative membership program offers Pacific Links’ members access to some of the finest golf courses in the world, with a strong presence throughout North America, Asia and Australia. Members enjoy more variety, flexibility and a wider range of membership categories and prices than traditional golf memberships.
“The recent affiliate partnership marks our first step into Indiana and we are pleased to enter this market with a club of such high caliber as Victoria National,” said Bruce Simmonds, Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Links International. “This partnership will allow us to offer our members access to an even larger variety of high-end courses in a variety of locations across globe.”
A par 72, 7,209-yard Fazio designed course, Victoria National offers six sets of tee boxes to accommodate golfers of all levels. The rugged design includes plenty of rolling hills, water features and natural landscaping making for challenging, yet enjoyable play.
“The Victoria National team is pleased to be a part of the prestigious Pacific Links’ team,” said Chad Hohne, Director of Sales and Membership for Victoria National, “This partnership will allow us to offer our local members the opportunity to play at top-notch clubs around the world.”
In a phase of rapid growth, Pacific Links has already announced eight new affiliate clubs this year, including its first resort partnership in Canada with Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa. The partnerships have proven to be beneficial for all parties, including individual members at each club.
About Pacific Links International
Pacific Links International is a Canadian-owned golf corporation that provides member access to more than 100 quality golf clubs by some of the game’s greatest designers including Pete Dye, Greg Norman and Jack Nicklaus in signature golf destinations in North America, Australia and Asia. Pacific Links offers a unique membership structure whose main feature is reciprocal access to multiple clubs around the world with tour-quality design, strong character and the ability to deliver a memorable golf experience in a cosmopolitan golf location.
In Hawai‘i, Pacific Links owns and operates Kapolei Golf Club (home of the Pacific Links Hawai‘i Championship), Royal Hawaiian Golf Club, Olomana Golf Links, Mākaha Valley Country Club (East), and Mākaha Golf Club (West), currently under renovation by Greg Norman. Pacific Links also owns Pete Dye Golf Club (#45 on Golf Digest's ranking of America's 100 Greatest Courses) in West Virginia, Dove Canyon in California and Southern Highlands, SouthShore and DragonRidge Golf Clubs in Nevada. Pacific Links is also building The 27 Club in Tianjin, China, which is scheduled to open in 2015. Pacificlinks.com.
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