“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

"Blaine Newnham conveys a sober, factual and welcomingly detailed account."

Golfweek magazine

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Quotable

"This whole thing began with going after the U.S. Open and I wasn't going to do anything that might detract from that." -- John Ladenburg
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Chambers Bay Facts

Chambers Bay is one of only three true publicly-owned municipal facilities to host a U.S. Open – Bethpage Black and Torrey Pines being the other two.
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View an extended gallery of the award-winning photography inside America's St. Andrews.

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