No. 15 at Old Head Golf Links, one of the courses to which Eligo Club members have access. Photo: Courtesy of Old Head Golf Links
In this new golden age of course design and renovation, architectural enthusiasts have never been more aware of the vast wealth of global inventory. Opportunity runs much deeper than the top-100 lists that well-traveled golfers often dwell upon when collecting experiences.
That combination of awareness and inventory has prompted new models for access to exclusive clubs. From golf societies such as the Outpost Club to reciprocal collectives like the Eighty Club or Thousand Greens, connoisseurs have built arrangements to broaden the very concept of “club membership.”
Eligo Club provides another collective high-end private membership option. Its name, Eligo, sounds like a contraction of “elite” and “golf,” but it actually comes from the Latin word that means “to select.” That fits a private, invitation-only golf membership club that was founded 11 years ago in Europe and is spreading across the United...
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