Mickelson National Golf Club | News


29 Jun 2016 Sam Schultz News, Uncategorized

The Shaper, What do you do? Mickelson National Golf Club is a Mickelson Design product. The stamp of approval comes from Phil Mickelson, Rick Smith, design consultant and Mike Angus, design Director. Down the road, those will be the names on the architects list. All, have had a massive impact on what Mickelson National will be, but from…

Building golf courses in the 21st century is going the way of the dinosaur with the odd alligator as the exception to the rule. Mickelson National would not be built, without the desire and the vision of the community being built in Springbank called Harmony. Harmony is a 1700 acre community with 3300 residences planned. With this vision…

Mickelson’s Grand Plans in Calgary

15 Sep 2015 Sam Schultz News

Phil Mickelson last played Oakville, Ont.,’s Glen Abbey GC in 2004. It was the same week he signed with Callaway and officially opened, what was then, Callaway’s Canadian headquarters in nearby Concord. Just over a decade later the five-time major champion is renewing acquaintances with Canada by beginning the process of placing his signature on Canada’s golfing landscape,…

Calgary Sun writer Eric Francis joins Pinder in the Morning to discuss the appearance of Phil Mickelson in Calgary to reveal details regarding his Mickelson National golf course project in the city.

Minutes late to a news conference unveiling their vision for Mickelson National, Phil Mickelson and course owner Barry Ehlert arrived with smiles and an explanation. “We got pulled over by the police,” said Ehlert with a laugh, coming clean on the fact he couldn’t produce his insurance or registration papers while en route to The Hamptons Golf Club….

One of the biggest names in golf will be getting the white-hat treatment this week. With a break in the PGA Tour’s FedExCup playoff schedule, Phil Mickelson — or just ‘Lefty’ to his legions of fans — will beeline to Calgary for his first look at the construction of his course design in the Springbank area.