No. 1 – Pinehurst wins the Ryder Cup Wager

A new connection was forged between Pinehurst and St Andrews in 2016 with the Ryder Cup Wager.

No. 2 – Tommy Morrissey wows us at the Golf Academy

We brought Tommy Morrissey to the Pinehurst Golf Academy, and he put on a show.


No. 3 – Pinehurst No. 4 Redesign and Short Course

Major Pinehurst golf news was revealed in November – the redesign of Pinehurst No. 4 and the building of a short course.

No. 4 – Another Greatest 3-Putt Ever

What did Kelly Mitchum do in 2016? He followed up with another INSANE 3-putt, which, like the first, not only boggles the mind, but was also aired on ESPN, Golf Channel and all over the web.


No. 5 – Payne Stewart’s Immortal Putt – in Legos

Jared Jacobs put together an insanely good Tiger Woods video in Legos. In 2016, during U.S. Open week, Jacobs created Payne Stewart’s memorable putt to win the 1999 U.S. Open.

No. 6 – The Deuce Opens with Views of No. 2

For decades, golfers and guests have gathered on the veranda overlooking the 18th green of famed Pinehurst No. 2. Now, they are able to do so in The Deuce.


No. 7 – Peyton Manning Honors Arnold Palmer

When Peyton Manning made his most recent visit to Pinehurst, he did a couple of things.

No. 8 – Ernie Proctor Plays Golf One More Time

At 89 years old, Ernie Proctor just wanted to play golf one more time. And so he played the 18th hole of Pinehurst No. 2


No. 9 – McRae, Burke Reconnect 65 Years After 1951 Ryder Cup

The last two living participants of the 1951 Ryder Cup at Pinehurst – Hall-of-Famer Jackie Burke and Pinehurst caddie Willie McRae – share their memories about Pinehurst

No. 10 – The Kids of Pinehurst

For more than a century, Pinehurst has welcomed even the youngest of golfers. And this year, we connected the kids of today to the kids of Pinehurst’s past.


No. 11 – Mitchum Plays Tour Event With a Heavy Heart

When Kelly Mitchum made the field of the PGA Tour’s Wells Fargo Championship, he did so by taking the place of Michael Townsend, who died tragically in a car crash before he could enjoy his dream of playing in a Tour event.

No. 12 – Cancer Survivors Pampered at Spa at Pinehurst

The day of pampering at the end of each October gives women the chance to relax and rejuvenate with either a complimentary massage or facial.