Stowe Mountain Resort named best golf resort in the Northern US

first_imgStowe Mountain Resort,Thousands of readers have made their choice and selected the ‘Top 125 Golf Resorts’ from around the world, in the 15th Annual Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Poll. From St Andrews to Scottsdale the regional winners are in and Stowe Mountain Resort was named #1 Golf Resort in the Northern United States.Stowe’s designation as Northern America’s superlative golf resort is the result of recently opened Stowe Mountain Lodge and Golf Club. The 312-room luxury hotel and spa located mountainside in Stowe, Vermont, sits adjacent to a truly unique mountain golf course created by renowned course designer Bob Cupp.  The 18-hole, par 72 ‘wilderness’ course winds dramatically along the lower reaches of Mount Mansfield and Spruce Peak to an elevation of more than 1800 feet. The resort course is available to Stowe Mountain Club members, as well as guests of Stowe Mountain Lodge. Stowe Mountain Club is a four-season private club with unprecedented golf, alpine and spa facilities located at Spruce Peak at Stowe, Vermont’s newest luxury resort and residential community.Stowe’s newest mountainside amenities and golf course are the perfect complement to the classic Stowe Country Club. Founded in the 1952, the public country club boasts beautiful undulating fairways and manicured greens. Occupying what was a turn of the century dairy farm, the course provides 360 degree views of New England’s most celebrated resort town and the surrounding Green Mountains.More about Golf at Stowe Mountain Resort – Stowe Mountain Resort is the first in Vermont to achieve Audubon ‘Signature Sanctuary’ Golf Course Certification from Audubon International. Boasting two of New England’s finest courses both on and off the mountain, Stowe’s long temperate summer days, quintessential beauty and unequaled hospitality, give guests the opportunity to create memories to cherish. Additional accolades earned by the new Stowe Mountain Golf Club include; Golf Magazine’s ‘Top Ten New Golf Courses,’ ‘Top 50 Courses for Women’ and ‘Best Course in Vermont’ by Golfweek. For complete information online visit  http://summer.stowe.com/golf/(link is external).  Source: Stowe Mountain Resort. 4.26.2011last_img read more

Free Skating School in Sarajevo

first_imgThe speed skating club ‘Bosna’, with the help of the City Administration, is organizing a free speed skating school in the Olympic Hall ‘Huan Antonio Samaran’, which has recently opened again after five years.On Mondays and Tuesdays, speed skating classes begin at 17:15, and on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 16:15. The club calls on all children from Sarajevo to join the speed skating school and use the good conditions for training with top coaches.(Source: ekapija.com)last_img

Giannis Antetokounmpo to miss second consecutive game

first_imgMilwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss his second consecutive game because of back soreness.The Bucks will be without the reigning NBA MVP for Saturday’s clash against the Orlando Magic, the team announced. Antetokounmpo sat out Milwaukee’s 112-86 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday because of his back problem.MORE INJURIES: How long is Trae Young out? “He did some work earlier today and he is making progress. I think he is very close,” Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer told reporters pregame on Saturday.”Just not ready to go or not capable tonight. We’ll hope that not playing tonight and another day without a game, he will return soon.”The Bucks are 5-0 in the second game of back-to-backs this season. #FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/M1gtMGAovS— Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) December 28, 2019Antetokounmpo is averaging 30.5 points, 12.9 rebounds and 5.7 assists per game for the league-leading Bucks (28-5).last_img read more