Dr. Michael Hurdzan, Dana Fry and Ron Whitten are the design minds behind Erin Hills, site of the USGA's 2017 U.S. Open Championship. The three architects were recently in Wisconsin for a media preview day, where we had a chance to catch up with them about the history of Erin Hills, preparations for the championship and their perspectives on Wisconsin golf.
Jeff Hall is the Managing Director of Rules and Open Championships for the United States Golf Association. In that role with the USGA, he oversees the conduct of the competition for the U.S. Open Championship, U.S. Women's Open Championship and U.S. Senior Open Championship. Jeff was recently in Wisconsin for a media preview day at Erin Hills, where they are getting ready for the 2017 U.S. Open Championship.