As someone who has attended several professional golf tournaments both inside the ropes as a caddie (Tam O’Shanter Niles, Illinois, 1951-1958) and as a fan (Oakland Hills U.S. Open, Ryder Cup and others), I would like to respond to the golfer and fan complaints about Chamber Bay.
To the whining golfers: The conditions, good or bad, are the same for everyone so get over it.
To the whining fans: You gotta be kidding.
Chamber Bay”s elevations and lack of trees make it a natural amphitheater for watching a golf tournament. My son and I had a wonderful Father’s Day at the …