Aug
15
August, 15th 2017
The name, GreatHorse, is an allusion to the iconic Leonardo da Vinci statue, “Gran Cavallo,” a work that was not completed until five…
Jul
26
July, 26th 2017
John Flynn is extremely proud of Hampden — so proud he can’t help talking at length about the close-knit atmosphere he claims pervades every…
Apr
21
April, 21st 2017
If the Boston Business Journal’s list of the Toughest 18-Hole Golf Courses in Massachusetts looks a little less familiar this year, there is…
Apr
21
April, 21st 2017
Ranked by Men's course rating. Locally Researched by: Joe Halpern and Sean McFadden, Boston Business Journal. Information for this list was…
Apr
7
April, 7th 2017
The private club on Wilbraham Road opens for a third season this month with a healthy membership and an impressive list of additions and…
Jan
3
January, 3rd 2017
To call what Brian Silva did to the former site of the Hampden (Mass.) Country Club a “renovation” nowhere near approaches the breadth,…
Oct
8
October, 8th 2016
When you enter the driveway to GreatHorse in Hampden, you’re greeted by a sign which reads: “Now leaving Western Massachusetts. Welcome to…
Oct
4
October, 4th 2016
Just over a year ago, the Starting Gate, the banquet component of the GreatHorse golf and lifestyle club, was merely studs on a foundation.…
Aug
8
August, 8th 2016
Among the most impressive skills of a premier course architect is the ability to envision what’s not yet there in the land. It’s difficult…
Jun
1
June, 1st 2016
With a unique vision and deep pockets, the Antonacci family has transformed the bankrupt Hampden Country Club into an elite facility