Jeffrey D. Brauer has been bringing excellent designs to the world of golf for over 30 years.
He has been a member of the American Society of Golf Course Architects since 1981, serving as President during its 50th Anniversary year in 1995-1996. Brauer gives many industry presentations and is a regular architecture columnist for Golf Course Industry.
He has left his mark by bringing new school designs, with old school reliability giving golfers with all levels of experience, that ability to enjoy the play-through on his courses. While it is be hard to narrow down the top golf courses designed by Jeffrey Brauer, there are a few that stand out among the others for their beauty and playability.
Tempest Golf Club in Gladewater, TX
Tempest Golf Club, has earned it’s rank as the premier golf course and clubhouse in the East Texas region. For over three years, Jeff Brauer transformed the preexisting course to bring it to a much higher level. It was already well renowned for its gorgeous views and outstanding course playability. After three years of meticulous redesign, Tempest Golf Club in Gladewater, TX has truly achieved excellence. With a newly renovated layout that offers golfers breathtaking views and a new experience every time they tee off, you can understand why this course makes the top of the list.
Superior National Golf Course in Lusten, MN
Superior National Golf Course is beautifully placed between Lake Superior and Sawtooth Mountain Range. This course offers such a unique experience, as it pairs the untamed natural beauty of its surroundings with unparalleled play. Jeffrey D. Brauer worked on the 4.6 million dollar renovation, bringing this course back to life, and giving it a place at the top golf courses designed by Jeffrey Brauer.
According to the Super National Website, “Renowned architect Jeffrey Brauer (Giants Ridge and Wilderness at Fortune Bay) refined the River and Canyon 18 to live up to Golf Digest’s rating of Superior National as one of Minnesota’s “Best Places to Play.” New features include Ohio’s Best white sand, five sets of tees, playable roughs, wider fairways and larger greens.”
The Legend at Giants Ridge in Biwabik, Minnesota
Golf Digest ranked The Legend as the #14 public course in the state and #14 overall. Giants Ridge has long been considered one of Minnesota’s best golf destinations. Year after year, national golf publications have ranked the Legend and Quarry near or at the top of destinations in the world. Breathtaking, serene, inspiring and an unforgettable experience. When the Legend opened in 1997, Golf Digest writers named it to the 10 Best New Upscale Public Courses in the Nation. Each year after, the Legend has garnered prestigious national and state rankings from Golf Digest and other publications, not only for the course character and quality, but also for its affordability.
Jeffrey D. Brauer has the vision to help design a new course from the ground up, or come in and help renovate your existing course into an award winning course. If you have any questions, or would like to request a consultation for your course, contact us today!
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