Golf Club of Houston to add fitness center with a kid's club offering child care opportunities

The golf industry has experienced a surge in traffic since the start of the pandemic that hasn't been seen since the late 1990s and early 2000s, said Reese McCall, general manager of Golf Club of Houston.
The golf industry has experienced a surge in traffic since the start of the pandemic that hasn't been seen since the late 1990s and early 2000s, said Reese McCall, general manager of Golf Club of Houston.

The golf industry has experienced a surge in traffic since the start of the pandemic that hasn't been seen since the late 1990s and early 2000s, said Reese McCall, general manager of Golf Club of Houston.

The Golf Club of Houston will break ground on a new 6,000-square-foot fitness center complete with a kid's center that will provide child care opportunities within the next 90 days at 5860 Wilson Road, Humble, said Reese McCall, the general manager of the Golf Club of Houston at the July 8 BizCom hosted by Partnership Lake Houston.

"It's going to be a huge amenity, a great addition to our membership," McCall said. "It's going to provide a new type of membership for us as well that we're excited about—kind of a sport-type membership that will include access to all our social events at the club [and] the fitness center."


McCall said that the golf industry has flourished in the pandemic. Prior to COVID-19, the Golf Club of Houston recorded about 50,000 rounds of golf annually. Last year, the golf club recorded about 65,000 rounds and expects the same number again this year.
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