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Baur joins Selva Marina Country Club

Hampton Golf has hired Anthony Baur as the new golf course superintendent to manage themaintenance and operations of the golf course buildings and grounds at Selva Marina Country Club in Atlantic Beach. Baur has more than 15 years of experience working at private, semi-private and resort golf courses throughout Florida, including the Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Miami. In his new role at Selva Marina, Baur’s diverse expertise will contribute significantly to the continued revitalization of the club and course.

“Anthony’s experience with Audubon certification and knowledge of PGA tournament conditions regarding USGA rules, playability and scoring, coupled with his proven ability to produce optimal playing conditions on warm and cool season grasses, will help to make Selva Marina one of the top courses in Northeast Florida,” said M.G. Orender, president and CEO of Hampton Golf and former president of the PGA of America. Hampton Golf currently manages 18 courses and clubs throughout the Southeast. “We are already seeing big results in the overall conditions of the course and have the green conditions back to more than 90% recovered from winter transition.”

Baur completed his Associate of Science degree in Golf Course Operations at Lake City Community College and is certified in Turf Equipment Management and Best Management Practices. He has been a member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GFSAA) since 2002 and currently sits on the Board of Directors for the South Florida Golf Course Superintendents Association (SFGCSA).

“I am thrilled for the opportunity to work in Northeast Florida where golf is an integral and impactful part of the community,” said Baur. “I look forward to working with the members and staff of Selva Marina to create a memorable and engaging golfing experience.”

For more information, call 904-246-4827 or visit www.SelvaMarina.com or www.hamptongolfclubs.com.


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