“This book truly captures the dramatic and colorful backstory of how, against all odds, an eight-month-old publicly-owned facility was selected as the first course to host the U.S. Open in the Pacific Northwest.”

Told with award-winning photography and extensive interviews with all the key players, “America’s St. Andrews” is the story of how a newly-opened and untested facility was selected as the site of the largest sporting event ever to be held in the Pacific Northwest… Read More

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Reviews

"You don't have to know the difference between a 6-iron and a 6-pack to enjoy the photography in this book."

- The Seattle Times

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Quotable

"My gosh, to think that we could have an Open in the Northwest on a course next to the water and built on sand and with fescue grasses. It was a staggering proposition." -- Mike Davis
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Chambers Bay Facts

Most of the raw material that was used to build the Seattle skyline came from the gravel mine where Chambers Bay is now built.
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View an extended gallery of the award-winning photography inside America's St. Andrews.

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