Bunker Renovation on Middle, Road Nines Complete
Ted Bishop, 38th President PGA of America
The Legends Golf Club is happy to report that the bunker renovation on the Middle and Road Nines is complete. We finished installing sand last week. It is very gratifying to finish this process which began in early February. So, here are the next steps.
The sand needs to settle and this will happen as we irrigate and get some spring rain. When new sand is installed into a bunker there is about 25% air by volume. This goes away as the sand settles. There were 4 inches of sand put into the greenside bunkers and two inches in the fairway bunkers. These are standard installation depths for bunkers. Despite what you might think about these “fluffy” bunkers- there is not too much sand in them. [Read more…]