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Flushing Meadows Pitch & Putt Golf Course
718/271-8182
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Flushing , NY
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Practical Turfgrass Management
Van Nostrand Rienhold
New York, NY
 
Forest Park Golf Course
718/296-0999
101 Forest Park Dr
Woodhaven , NY
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Mosholu Golf Course & Driving Range
718/655-9164
3700 Jerome Ave
Bronx , NY
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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Clearview Golf Course
718/229-2570
202-12 Willets Point Blvd
Bayside , NY
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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The Anatomy of a Golf Course
31 West 21 Street
New York, NY
 
Garden Design 
(212) 334-1212
100 6th Avenue 
New York, NY
 
Kissena Park Golf Course
718/939-4594
164-15 Booth Memorial Ave
Flushing , NY
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Plants and Gardens 
(718) 622-4433
1000 Washington Avenue 
Brooklyn, NY
 
Lawn Care
Prentice-Hall
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
 
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What Are The Top Golf Tournaments

PGA TourThere are some golf tournaments whose pedigrees demand respect and admiration for what they contribute to the game's history. These tournaments test the resolve and skills of the players to a degree that other contests can't begin to match. Actually, it's a good thing that the really great golf tournaments don't come around but a few times each year. Anything beyond the strain evident in those occasional contests could be so dangerous to the psyches of some players that they might very well have short golf careers.

The world's golf season doesn't begin until the Masters Tournament opens play at Augusta National in the first week of April. Until that time of year, golf tournaments have been fun to watch and even seemed to illuminate which players were mastering their craft to really compete for the famed Green Jacket. It's when the Saturday round is over, and the field has shaken out to leave a few who have a chance to take the Masters title, that the real contest begins. And it isn't on the golf course. It's in the players' minds where the real struggle takes place. It's Greg Norman in 1996 watching a six-shot lead on Sunday give way to the steady play of Nick Faldo. It's Scotsman Sandy Lyle serving haggis at the Champions' dinner in 1989. It's Tiger Woods winning his first Masters and crying on his father's shoulder after dropping his last putt. It's just the Masters.

Next on the list of great tournaments is the U.S. Open Championship. It’s held at various golf courses in America, and is known for how difficult the USGA can set a course for play. The real rough begins at two inches, a little further in it’s four inches, and beyond that even a hay mower would have trouble getting through it. U.S. Open officials don't like their tournament being roughed up by par breaking players. On Sunday, the pin placements are in their toughest positions and the greens are slick as glass.

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