The following is a cursory preview, received yesterday, of the new venue for the 2013 Kia Classic by a long time volunteer of many LPGA events.
I just looked at the driving range at Aviara Golf Club. It is smaller than Highland Meadows [Toledo]. Room for about 16 players without really squeezing them. Set up for 12 with bag stands now. It funnels into the hill. A big slice will end up in the 18th fairway. Putting green is long and narrow.
There will be a meeting tomorrow for volunteer chairpersons. Maybe they will have more about the logistics. My first impression is not good.
Then there was this: