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Indian Wells Insider - September 2019

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courSE rEPort and organization will help us get through the coming months. u u u ProgrESS rEPort: During summer, we were busy making the courses great and improving conditions. On the Play- ers Course, we've worked on aligning some tee boxes to help golfers with their pre-shot routines and have introduced new technology to take measurements that focus on the greens and soil mois- ture levels. In conjunction with an improved top- dressing program – which includes verti-cutting and weekly spray solu- tions – the greens may be in the best condition they have been in for quite some time. They are receptive, yet firm, and are rolling true and quick. In addition, we've continued to focus on landscape efforts and this winter we will be spending time improving the barranca areas. u u u BEautiFication ProjEctS: On the Celebrity Course, we continue to moni- tor soil conditions on the greens and have implemented the same verti-cut- ting and top-dressing program as on the Players Course. We've also been moving forward with critical landscape improvements in key areas. These areas encompass thou- sands of square feet, with 10-15 valves of irrigation per hole. We do this be- cause it is difficult to focus on just one area trying to make the proper improve- ments, adjustments and amendments to fully correct any issues. We're very ex- cited about the process we are imple- menting, which is allowing our staff to become engaged and accept ownership for our maintenance. Our motto is quite simple: Find the problem, study the problem, solve the problem, and man- age the areas moving forward. All the work will make a huge im- provement, and after overseeding we're sure guests will agree that overall conditions are exceptional. u u u Surrounding arEaS: Up at the putting course, which is home to Shots in the Night, we have made many im- provements over the past couple of months. We've enlarged some of the TAKE A VIDEO TOUR OF THE PL AYERS COURSE || TAKE A VIDEO TOUR OF THE CELEBRIT Y COURSE || BOOK TEE TIMES AT INDIAN WELLS GOLF RESORT Continued >>>

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