GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons acquired Golf Club Scottsdale in September and is remaking the club. Parsons said he is searching for a course designer and a clubhouse architect. Register for Club News & Special Offers. By: David Song, The European Tour lands in South Africa this week for the Alfred Dunhill Championship. Sign up for breaking news, weather, traffic, sports and celebrity alerts: Sign up now! About 109 members chose to stay and 65 will leave the club, Parsons said. The billionaire entrepreneur, who made it clear some members were not spending enough at the club, also offered to buy out those golfers who do not want to stick around. 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Parsons said Friday that he wants to redesign holes 15 to 18 and build a nine-hole par-3 course in a mountainous area of the course. Already a subscriber? Register for Club News & Special Offers. In 2011, the membership fee was cut to $25,000. Sign Up. “Some guys will be ecstatic to get their $110,000 back,” he said. Sign Up. GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons is shaking up the buttoned-down golf world with a go-for-it plan to remake his exclusive Scottsdale country club and limit member play to 30 times per year. Azcentral.com offers a wide variety of newsletters that range from breaking news, to sports, to events, to community news .. and much more: Sign up now! “This was a nicer way to do it,” Isakson said. WATCH: Justin Thomas, Gary Woodland and others try for $1 million ace ... on water. Enjoy a limited number of free articles over the next 30 days. Click here to view Course Conditions. Share your story and unique perspective with members of the azcentral.com community. 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Get azcentral.com on your phones and tablets for the latest news, sports, video, photos and much more from azcentral, The Arizona Republic and 12 News. Improvements are likely to begin in the late spring of 2015. Just 12kms from the CBD with the Keperra Train Station a 2 minute drive away and busway options. The 15-year-old course, like many other clubs around the country, struggled financially, particularly after the recession when six-figure country club memberships were hard to sell and members bailed out. “But that’s not my style.”. Join the conversation! Keperra Country Golf Club is located 20 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD and it offers the ultimate Australian golf experience on “the prettiest natural golf course in Queensland”. Keperra is a real estate hot spot & should continue to provide its home owners with good capital growth. We achieve this mission through the dedication of our teammates and their commitment to our strategic plan. Download your free copy of Total Kid, an interactive digital parenting magazine filled with trending health topics, videos, tips and activities. | Home of the World accredited 72 hole Keperra Bowl. Members could play additional rounds if they brought a paying guest with them. Register for Club News & Special Offers. "If that had happened, the new owner might not have been Santa Claus," he said. In a sit-down interview Friday, Parsons said Golf Club Scottsdale was "within a whisker of going broke and being auctioned off.". Members had until Friday to decide whether to resign or continue as members. In 1939/1940 the original club house was built, since then it has undergone numerous upgrades to its current appearance. Keperra Golf Club. Trump International Golf Links and Hotel, Doonbeg, Trump International Hotel and Tower, Lido City. All rights reserved. The name was changed to Keperra in 1940. GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons shakes up Scottsdale golf club,GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons is shaking up the buttoned-down golf world with a go-for-it plan to remake his exclusive Scottsdale country club and limit member play to 30 times per year. Duggan Street Keperra Qld 4054 07 3355 7744 admin@keperragolf.com.au ABN – 47009661278 Course Conditions. Click here to view Course Conditions. Please check your email for a confirmation. Duggan Street Keperra Qld 4054 07 3355 7744 admin@keperragolf.com.au ABN – 47009661278 Course Conditions. He stepped into the Valley’s golf scene five months ago when he bought Golf Club Scottsdale, northeast of Pinnacle Peak on Dynamite Boulevard and 122nd Street. Parsons got the attention of the golf industry with his letter, which lays out an aggressive strategy for Scottsdale National Golf Club and without apology sets up a new business model as a higher echelon club. Trump National Golf Club, Washington D.C. 10. Renovations are planned for Trump's Bedminster golf club — are Ivanka and Jared coming, too? Facebook comments FAQ. In the film, actor Knight plays Judge Smails, a by-the-book club member incensed by Dangerfield’s ribald character, Al Czervik. This past September, Forbes magazine listed Parsons' net worth at $1.9 billion, No. Posting a comment to our website allows you to join in on the conversation. Keperra is a real estate hot spot & should continue to provide its home owners with good capital growth. Read More > Murray Downs … You are responsible for your comments and abuse of this privilege will not be tolerated. » Android | iPad | iPhone | iPhone Sports | AZ. | Keperra is the home club of the very successful Australian professional golfer John Senden. KEPERRA GOLF CLUB Weddings & Functions. Day three of the Keperra Bowl saw the consistent Tyler Duncan return another par round of 72 to be in a three way tien for thirteenth place.14 shots behind leader Elvis Smilie. The greens fee for guests will increase to $200. “I understand that many of our members will not like the above policy (particularly those who play the course the most and spent the least),” Parsons wrote. Get the latest updates sent to your phone. Trump International Golf Club, West Palm Beach, 11. You can walk to the Great Western Super Centre shopping precinct in 10 minutes and the highly regarded Keperra Golf Club is within close proximity. » Get azcentral.com mobile! Membership. Duggan Street Keperra Qld 4054 07 3355 7744 admin@keperragolf.com.au ABN – 47009661278 Course Conditions. Javascript must be enabled on your browser to view this site. Activate your account now. Do not delay and be the one to miss this home, this could be the one you have been waiting for. Follow our latest Twitter activity on topics ranging from breaking news to great shopping deals around the Valley. Golf clubs generally offer unlimited play, based on availability, with some members playing more than once a week. Parsons, who bought Golf Club Scottsdale in September for $600,000, sent a sharply worded letter last month to members outlining additional fees and a $35 million redevelopment plan to realign the finishing holes, build a new clubhouse and add a 9-hole executive course.