Premier management company to enhance the guest golf and banquet experience and grow food and beverage revenues
NORTHBROOK, ILLINOIS, Feb. 3, 2022 – KemperSports announced today that it has been selected to manage White Clay Creek Country Club, located on the grounds of the Casino at Delaware Park in Wilmington, Del. White Clay Creek becomes the first course under KemperSports management in the state of Delaware. The company will look to elevate the property’s golf and dining experience and grow its business overall.
White Clay Creek Country Club opened in 2005 and is positioned around the racetrack and stables of Delaware Park. Designed by the famed architecture duo of Arthur Hills and Steve Forrest, the course was constructed with a focus on environmental sensitivity. The land’s natural beauty has been enhanced by the retention of its native horticulture, a supervised stream restoration and wildlife habitat preservation. The 7,007-yard, par 72 layout features five sets of tees to appeal to both new and experienced players. For the last three years, White Clay Creek has ranked No. 4 on GolfPass’ annual Golfers’ Choice list of best courses in Delaware.
“White Clay Creek has long been a favorite among locals in the region,” said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. “We’re excited to bring our experience in public golf and understanding of what players and guests want to improve the overall experience, enhance the food and beverage offerings and take the club to the next level.”
The facility also includes a 40,000-square foot clubhouse, 12-acre outdoor practice facility and indoor golf academy, fully equipped pro shop, banquet facilities and local dining favorite, At The Rail Wine Bar & Grille.
For more information on White Clay Creek, visit www.whiteclaycreek.com.
About White Clay Creek Country Club at Delaware Park
White Clay Creek Country Club is an 18-hole Arthur Hills- and Steve Forrest-designed public golf course that is a mainstay for avid golfers in the greater Wilmington area. White Clay Creek offers a host of amenities to golfers and area residents, including extensive indoor and outdoor practice facilities, the popular At The Rail Wine Bar & Grille and the Veranda Ballroom. For more information on White Clay Creek, visit www.whiteclaycreek.com.
Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports builds, owns and manages golf courses, resorts, athletic clubs and lodging venues across the U.S., Caribbean and Central America. The company’s award-winning portfolio includes nationally-ranked courses, private clubs, municipal courses and tournament venues such as Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, named the No. 1 Golf Resort in North America by Golf Digest and GOLF magazine; Streamsong Resort; The Glen Club; Desert Willow Golf Resort; Chambers Bay, host of the 2015 U.S. Open. For more information about KemperSports, please visit http://www.kempersports.com. Join the KemperSports social media conversation at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. Media Contact:
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