August 30, 2019

Swedes Say Play Golf – Live Longer

Could it be that the more golf you play, the longer you'll live?

If you do an online search for life expectancy and golf, you'll find scads of news articles claiming that golfers live longer. Researchers even state it improves mental health, not just physical health. Golf is sociable,

July 26, 2019

What to Ask When Selecting a Private Golf Club

The Sacramento area offers multiple options for people shopping for a private country club. Here are some questions we invite prospective members of Sierra View to ask: 1) Could you see yourself coming back here regularly? This is an important question for both skilled golfers

March 27, 2019

Girl’s Night Out – Bring a Friend!

Throughout the warm seasons, rain or shine, Sierra View Country Club holds a "Girl's Night Out" which is open to all women of Sierra View. Members can invite outside guests. These events start at 5:30, which is great for women who work, and during the warm months the women enjoy nine holes of social

March 10, 2019

Announcing Our New Sports Membership!

Busy professionals will be excited to learn about Sierra View's new Sports Membership. This membership gives you access to our clubhouse facilities, social events, and the newly enlarged and enhanced golf practice area. You can also play our championship 18 hole golf course three times a month (green

November 16, 2018

A New Campaign to Grow The Game of Golf

The National Golf Foundation is helping spearhead a movement to encourage all golfers to invite their women family members or friends to take up the game of golf. You can search for posts and blogs using #inviteHER to get ideas about which approaches work best. The big untapped market is women -

October 3, 2018

The Walking Golfers Society Ranks SVCC Walkability

The game of golf was originally intended to be played while walking. Walkability is an important factor many people take into account when selecting to join a golf club. In our area, Sierra View Country Club is one of the very few courses ranked by The Walking Golfers Society as "Easy To Walk."

July 26, 2018

SVCC Women’s Golf Encourages All Levels

It's not unusual for women golfers to feel intimidated, especially if they are just learning the game. Any woman considering joining a private golf club should ask about the strength of its women's group, how it embraces and encourages women, and how much the club supports the group. The Sierra

June 2, 2018

Sierra View’s Steve Dunmore Receives Top Tennis Honors

If you or any of your family members enjoy tennis and aren't currently members of a tennis club, you simply cannot find a better program than Sierra View's well-organized tennis program directed by Steve Dunmore. Open 24/7 every day of the year, you'll always find a time to work on your skills or

May 29, 2018

Congratulations Luke Vivolo – Your 62 Ties Sierra View’s Course Record!

There were nine qualifiers scoring under 70 in the Monday's NCGA qualifier. Luke Vivolo shot an astonishing 62 tying the long-standing Sierra View Country Club record. Photo source:

May 25, 2018

Sierra View’s Own Lynn Cowan Wins Golf Title… Again

Although you'll find a wide range of golf handicaps among our members from the lowest of the lows to the highs, we take massive pride in claiming our very own Lynne Cowan, who won the California Senior Women's Amateur Championship (for the third time), played at Quail Lodge in May 2018. Lynne also

April 25, 2018

Sierra View Golf Pro Jim Salazer Inducted into Hall of Fame

The First Tee of Greater Sacramento inducted Sierra View Country Club's long-time head professional, Jim Salazer, into their 2018 Hall of Fame class. Former inductees include Ken Morton, Bob Eastwood, Al Geiberger, Scott McCarron, Kevin Sutherland, and Natalie Gulbis. In the First Tee's blog post,

April 11, 2018

Four Tips for Planning a Charity Golf Tournament

Sierra View is an excellent choice for your next corporate or charity golf tournament. The course is always in great shape. Here is an article published by Golf Digest with four tips for planning your tournament. In a nutshell, they are:
  • Find a cause that helps others - and be passionate
  • Put

March 30, 2018

Setting Up Golf Courses for New Golfers

Golf Course Setup for Success
LPGA Professional Stacie Lewis. Image source: The Golf For Her magazine has started a new series called "Setting Up Golf Courses For Success." You can follow the series here. LPGA

December 16, 2016

Putting – A Study In Loss Avoidance

Which requires more effort and concentration,  putting for birdie or putting for par? Do you try harder to make a birdie putt or a par putt? There is some fascinating, hard evidence that golfers try harder to make a par putt than a birdie putt. Compelling data supports this statement. Golf data

September 8, 2016

Sierra View Country Club Builds New Golf Practice Range

There's a new golf practice range in Roseville! Starting in August, 2016, Sierra View Country Club of Roseville broke ground on a brand new, totally reconstructed golf practice facility. The new

March 13, 2016

Sierra View Women Golfers Support The Taylor House

ScreenHunter_1007 Mar. 13 15.37 The women of Sierra View Country Club have selected Roseville's Taylor House as a recipient of donations collected at tournaments

June 3, 2015

Does Golf Take Too Long To Play?

"Golf takes too long to play," my neighbor said to me this past weekend when I invited him to take advantage of a guest pass I'm holding. And his point of view is supported by thousands of golfers around the world. A study commissioned just recently by R&A received

May 19, 2015

Private Club Network Reminder

Private Club Network
This is a reminder to prospective Sierra View Country Club members that we are a part of the Private Club Network which gives you access to hundreds of private golf courses and country clubs in the United States and Canada. And don't forget to mention this gem of a fact to your friends when you

May 6, 2015

What is the derivation of the term Country Club?

Country Club now within City
Have you ever wondered about the derivation of the term "Country Club"? At a meeting last evening, our General Manager, John Welch, talked about the importance of a Country Club to the community of Roseville. He went on to explain that Country Clubs typically originally were planned outside the

April 27, 2015

5 Tips for New Golfers

I wish someone would have given me these 5 tips when I was a new golfer. Or even before I stepped foot on a golf course. These tips are just downright sensible. If you have been reluctant to take up golf, these 5 tips for new golfers should give you some comfort.
  1. Don't feel like you have