A luxury homebuilder will break ground this month on a Southern Living Showcase home at Tiger Woods’ golf resort north of Houston.
Morning Star Builders Ltd. is scheduled to break ground Sept. 19 on its latest Showcase home at Bluejack National, Tiger Woods’ first golf resort in the U.S. The 755-acre development is located at the former site of Blaketree National Golf Club at 4430 S. FM 1486 in Montgomery County,... Read More
Fresh off his first U.S. course design, the golf superstar sets his sights on the sport’s next generation.
Tiger Woods has been breaking records on the golf course for nearly all of his 40 years. But the 14-time Major champion is a relative newcomer in the world of golf-course design. His first course, El Cardonal at Diamante, opened at a private resort community in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, at the end... Read More
Lewis said she became a member through relationships with Steve Elkington, and her husband Gerrod Caldwell knew the developers. “I’ve been out there quite a few times when I’ve been home,” Lewis said. “The grass is the same as here – the same zoysia, putting greens, everything. I think that helped a little bit this week just from hitting pitch shots.”
Lewis tied for fourth, missing a playoff for the bronze... Read More
How Houston’s most luxurious family resorts will revive the game of golf
Golf is at a major crossroads.
A decade ago, the Scottish game of swings and strokes was a force to be reckoned with. Crowds packed PGA tournaments, eager to get a glimpse of Tiger Woods. Business professionals flocked to the links, where deals were struck and relationships were solidified. Developers built a flurry of golf courses to lure families and... Read More
The map has you 45 miles northwest of downtown Houston, but your eyes insist you're in Augusta, Georgia.
Tiger Woods's first U.S. design brilliantly evokes the look and feel of the Masters layout, thanks to a property that features natural water hazards, elevation changes and mature trees (including its namesake oaks). There's also ample room in the landing areas, along with white, sharp-edged bunkers and blessedly short grass when you miss... Read More
Tiger Woods hasn’t won a PGA Tour event since 2013, and hasn't even teed it up in one since August 2015. His design career, however, has put him back in the winner’s circle. On Monday, Woods the architect debuted his first completed course design in the United States, Bluejack National, in Montgomery, Texas, 50 miles north of Houston.
Woods the player didn’t fare badly, either. In front of a crowd of... Read More
Developers have opened a Nike Golf Performance Fitting Center at Bluejack National, Tiger Woods’ golf resort northwest of Houston.
The Nike (NYSE: NKE) performance center features a hitting bay, golf club fitting area, putting lab and a Nike apparel store. Inside, golfers can analyze their swings using a computer and get fitted with the latest club technology from Nike.
Bluejack National’s Nike Golf center is just one of three in the world.... Read More
An 11-year-old boy from Corpus Christi, Texas, hit a hole-in-one on Wednesday at a club that’s home to a new golf course created by Tiger Woods, reports ABC News.
Taylor Crozier was among a group of youngsters from the Southern Texas PGA Junior Golf Club invited to the Bluejack National, a resort-style community in Montgomery where members can play on the first Woods-designed course in the U.S. The kids were there... Read More
Development of the Year winners announced
Golf Inc. announced it will honor five golf courses from four countries in this year’s Development of the Year competition.
The honorees in alphabetical order are: Al Zorah Golf Club in Ajman, UAE; Bluejack National in Montgomery, Texas; Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada; Cape Wickham Links in Tasmania, Australia; and Rockwind Community Links in City of Hobbs, New Mexico.
The 15th annual contest highlights the... Read More
Six homebuilders have been chosen to construct hundreds of custom homes in Bluejack National, a new luxury resort community featuring the first Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the U.S.
The homebuilders are Dream Works Properties, based in The Woodlands; Jeff Paul Custom Homes, based in The Woodlands; Morning Star Builders, based in Houston; Texas Elite Custom Homes, based in Klein; Tipler Design and Build, based in The Woodlands; and Waterford Custom... Read More