It would have been easier to go with a big name. And instead, they went with the...– Phil Mickelson on the selection of Gil Hanse to design the 2016 Olympic Golf Course.
Malvern's Hanse Lands Olympic Design Gig
Local architect Gil Hanse was selected today to design the 2016 Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro, winning the selection Wednesday over Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman and Gary Player, amongst others. Hanse Golf Design is located in Malvern, PA and has a strong presence in the Philadelphia golf scene, including the design of the fantastic Applebrook GC in Malvern. Hanse also designed the now...