“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

"It's a tour de force of great reporting, and come next June, it will probably be the must-have souvenir from the U.S. Open merchandise tent."

- Inside Golf (Canada)

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If Merion was looked upon as too old and too small, then Chambers Bay was certainly too young and too big. But its enormous potential seemed to overcome its lack of tradition. -- America's St. Andrews, Chapter 8
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Chambers Bay Facts

Nearly 60 design firms submitted proposals to be the architects of Chambers Bay before Pierce County selected the team of architects from Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Design.
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View an extended gallery of the award-winning photography inside America's St. Andrews.

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