On March 4, 2011, Pinehurst No. 2 reopened following the year-long restoration by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw.
To commemorate the 5-year anniversary this week, we’re taking a look back on some of the iconic moments of the project, like behind-the-scenes photos from the first day of the restoration work.
Today, take a look at the first two flyovers done to compare the before and after views of the restoration. These videos are narrated by Coore and Crenshaw and were unveiled on Jan. 11, 2011.
The first is of the 13th hole, narrated by Coore:
The second is of the 12th hole, narrated by Crenshaw: