Rainer Golf and Country club was established in 1919 and has long been a mainstay on the Seattle golf scene. The Summit is here to share the stories and introduce the people that make Rainier one of the best, and toughest, golf courses around.
Episode 11: General Manager Jamieson Pitre
29:44Growing up in Tacoma Jamieson Pitre used to help out the family restaurant any way she could, including baking pies. Tune in to the newest Summit episode to find out what she is cooking up for Rainier Golf and Country Club now that she is our new General Manager. Tasty things are in store!
Episode 10: Spring Course Update with Richard Cassens
23:50Head Greenskeeper Richard Cassens walks us through his "offseason break", the challenges of keeping the course thriving during the cold wet winter months and the updates he and his crew have made to ensure Rainier continues to shine during the summer months to come.
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Episode 9: 2023 Board President Dan Kully
35:06From eating big sundaes to winning big ON Sundays, Dan Kully has seen it all. Listen in as he takes us on his journey across the country and ultimately to our boardroom here at Rainier GCC. Oh, and tighten up your chinstrap and get ready for action, he's pumped and this year is going to be a heck of a ride.
Episode 8: Renowned Golf Instructor Jim McLean
31:28Jim McLean has grown to become one of the most renowed golf instructors in the world. With seven Jim McLean Golf School campuses around the world he strives to lower the scores of novices and tour pros alike. But having grown up just across the street from the 10th green it all started back at Rainier Golf and Country Club, where his first practice strokes were into the side netting of the range as he picked up range balls. Hear his amazing story today on The Summit.
Episode 6, Ireland trip recap and interview with Brendan Keogh of Swing Golf
27:26Beautiful green hills, majestic cliffs and the charming town of Killarney were the setting for our Ireland golf trip and my interview with Brendan Keogh of SWING golf Ireland who helped organize our tour. Enjoy his stories and also some of the pub sounds of Killarney as I try to share some of our Rainier golf group experiences.