Program Credits

Produced, Directed and Written by

John Grant 


Greg Feinberg 

Director of Photography

James P. Gribbins 

Narrated by

Ric Spiegel  

Associate Producer

Andy Grant 

Sound Recording

John V. Davis

Tami Coleman 

Additional Field Video

Jim Wrocklage 

Additional Field Audio

Alex Marquez

Ray Rifice 


Rick Seeberg

Matt Dinsmore

JP Rodrigues

Lucius Bonneson

 Audio Recording and Post Production

Mickey Klein

 Narration Recording

dB Audio Services

 On-Line Editing

Greg Feinberg


Accurate Secretarial, LLC


Killer Tracks

 Archival Resources

USGA Museum

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews

Library of Congress, NYWT&S Collection

Jim Mandeville

Sea Pines Resort

Rob Tipton

Pinehurst Resort

George Bahto

National Golf Links of America

Stuart W. Bendelow

Scotty Sayers

The Tillinghast Association

Baltusrol Golf Club

The Tufts Archives

Rolling Greens Photography

Champion Hills

PGA TOUR Entertainment

Tripoli Country Club

The Augusta Chronicle



We gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the following individuals

Bill Coore

Bob Cupp

Marv French

Billy Fuller

Karl Olson

Ron Whitten

 Special Thanks

Michael C. Trimboli


 Production Executive

David C. Rotterman

 Production Coordinator

Sufana Wajed

 Production Manager

Phil Teibel


Gwen Mysiak

 Packaging Editor

Christopher Thomas

 Web Site Design 

Christy Anne May

Christopher Thomas 


A Production of WNED-TV, Buffalo/Toronto who is solely responsible for its content.

(C) 2012 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association and Michael C. Trimboli

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Designer Tom Fazio at work

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(Courtesy The Tillinghast Association)
A.W. Tillighast looking at a map of course layout

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(Courtesy Library of Congress)
Robert Trent Jones, Sr. working on course plans

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(Courtesy Rolling Greens Photography)
Pete and Alice Dye with course plans

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(Courtesy Scotty Sayers)
Ben Crenshaw, Bill Coore and others at Sand Hills

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(Courtesy Jim Mandeville)
Jack Nicklaus in helicopter over Viveros Resort