Just finished up a 90-minute tour of Chambers Bay Golf Course with general manager Matt Allen, taking stock of all the second-phase renovations from the past year.
Good news – they are all completed. Right now, the course is playing unhindered by tractors, dump trucks and furiously moving workers. What you see now is practically what the professionals (and a handful of amateurs) will see for the 2015 U.S. Open.
An outliner: This entry will just point out the changes, blow by blow, and how they impact the respective holes:
* 7th hole (par 4): From here on out, the …