Pebble, Oh, Pebble.
Pebble Beach. So many things come to mind when a golfer thinks of this place. Even golfers who have never been here can describe various landmarks. The iconic par-3 7th. The thrilling, yet treacherous approach on the 8th. The 18th, arguably the greatest finishing hole in golf. The list is as long as the history of Pebble, which will turn 100 years old and host the US Open again next year. For us at Epic Golf Memories, Pebble is extra special, if that’s even possible. It was
Pebble Beach High
10 years ago, 3 high school friends from St. Anthony's in Huntington, NY, began taking bi-annual golf trips to epic golf courses, starting with Pebble Beach. Since then, they’ve gone to Pinehurst, Kohler, Copperhead, and The Broadmoor. For the 10th anniversary trip, they rounded out their foursome with another friend and reconvened where it all started at Pebble Beach Resorts. (pictured left to right: John Fink, Mike Wilhelm, Stephen Athan and John Kelly) An epic golf course
The Start of Something EPIC
Pebble Beach Golf Links. It's one of those amazing iconic destinations every avid golfer has on his or her bucket list. In August of 2013 the founders of Epic Golf Memories, R.J. Payne and myself, Matt Gai, plus two other friends finally checked Pebble Beach and The Links at Spanish Bay off of our golf bucket lists. It was one of those experiences that cost a small fortune, but was worth every Benjamin. The kind of trip that makes a golfer feel like a kid in a candy shop made