Spogard & VanderVaart Golf Course Architects believes... 1. ...in designing world class golf courses, which are as challenging and fun to play for all golfers as they are memorable and beautiful to behold. 2. ...in teamwork where the exchange of knowledge and expertise help exceed even the highest ambitions. 3. ...in environmentally sustainable* design and beautiful natural* golf courses. 4. ...the land dictates the layout and that mountains shouldn’t be moved just to create others. 5. ...that each site is unique and should be approached as such, so that the use of the natural topography and native vegetation helps the course exist in perfect harmony with its surroundings. 6. ...in incorporating new technology to help create golf courses that look as established as the best from the past. 7. ...in long days, late rounds, birdies, eagles and bogeys – and in the firm giving its all. 8. ...its product is of great value to the firm, the golfers and the company’s clients. 9. ...making good golf courses is a skill, but creating great golf courses is an art. 10. ...in being different. *And Spogard & VanderVaart Golf Course Architects believe words like ‘environmentally sustainable’ and ‘natural’ have an honest meaning beyond marketing.
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