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Getting To Know: True Blue Golf Plantation

An Insightful Interview With Bob Seganti, PGA Director of Golf Operations

By Brian Weis


Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Bob Seganti who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats and treats at the 19th.

Give Our Readers An Overview of the Golf Course/Property
Located in The True Blue Resort in Pawleys Island, SC also known as The Hammock Coast. True Blue is annually ranked in major golf publications and websites as a Top 100 course to play.

If Someone Was Looking To Golf In The Area, Why Should They Play Your Course?
True Blue is annually ranked in all major golf publications and is considered a "must play" for players of all ages and abilities. With 5 sets of tees, wide fairways, large greens and excellent year round course condition.

What Tips or Local Knowledge Would You Provide To Help Them Score Better At Your Course?
Visit the award winning Steve Dresser Golf Academy located on site at the True Blue Golf Plantation.

Recent Awards or What You Are Most Proud About The Course?

Golf Digest 4 1/2 Places to Play
Golfweek Top 10 Public in South Carolina

What Is The Signature, Most Talked About, or Most Photographed Hole? There are several.
#3 Island Green Par 3

#10 Par 5 Plays from 421-599 yard, dogleg with huge fairways and cross bunkers.

#18 Par 4 Water entire left side of hold and fronting green with iconic blue tin roof overlooking the green.

What Is Your Favorite Hole? Any Tips to Play It?
There all good. With huge fairways and greens, you must pay attention to flag position and yardage to the pin. Pick the proper club!

Must Have Dish or Drink after the round at the 19th Hole?
New England Clam Chowder w a Shrimp or Oyster Po' Boy hoagie, washed down with a Fat Tire Draught.

Who Holds Course Record and What Was Their Score?
A Campbell University Golfer 64 shot in 2011 at The Golfweek Division 1 Program Challenge hosted by True Blue.

Back Tee Stats
Par: 72
Yardage: 7126
Slope: 145
Rating: 74.3

More Information
True Blue Golf Plantation
900 Blue Stem Dr.
Pawleys Island, South Carolina, 29585
888-483-6801
www.truebluegolf.com


 

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Written By: Brian Weis

Brian Weis Brian Weis is the Publisher of GolfTrips.com, a network of golf travel and directory sites including GolfWisconsin.com, GolfMichigan.com, ArizonaGolfer.com, GolfAlabama.com, etc. Professionally, Brian is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA), International Network of Golf (ING), Golf Travel Writers of America (GTWA), International Golf Travel Writers Association (IGTWA) and The Society of Hickory Golfers (SoHG). In 2016, Brian won The Shaheen Cup, an award given to a golf travel writer by his peers.

All of his life, Brian has been around the game of golf. As a youngster, Brian competed at all levels in junior and high school golf. Brian had a zero chance for a college golf scholarship, so he worked on the grounds crew at West Bend Country Club to pay for his University of Wisconsin education. In his adult years, his passion for the game collided with his entrepreneurial spirit and in 2004 launched GolfWisconsin.com. In 2007, the idea for a network of local golf directory sites formed and GolfTrips.com was born. Today, the network consists of a site in all 50 states supported by national sites like GolfTrips.com, GolfGuide.com and GolfPackages.com. It is an understatement to say, Brian is passionate about promoting golf and golf travel on a local, regional, national and international level.

On the golf course, Brian is known as a fierce weekend warrior that fluctuates between a 5-9 handicap. With a soft fade, known as "The Weis Slice", and booming 300+ drives, he can blast it out of bounds with the best of them.


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