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Ridgewood Country Club
203/748-8757
119 Franklin St
Danbury , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

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Sunset Hill Golf Club
203/740-7800
13 Sunset Hill Rd
Brookfield , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
9
Year Built
1950

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Silver Spring Country Club
(203) 438-0100
439 Silver Spring Rd
Ridgefield, CT
 
Newtown Country Club
203/426-9371
Country Club Rd
Newtown , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
9

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Vails Grove Golf Course
914/669-5721
230 Peach Lake Rd
Brewster , NY
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
9

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Richter Park Golf Course
203/792-2552
100 Aunt Hack Rd
Danbury , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Edward C. Ryder

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Ridgefield Golf Course
(203) 748-7008
545 Ridgebury Rd
Ridgefield, CT
 
Ridgefield Golf Course
203/748-7008
545 Ridgebury Rd
Ridgefield , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
George Fazio

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Silver Spring Country Club
203/438-0100
439 Silver Spring Rd
Ridgefield , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1930
Course Architect
Robert White, Arthur H. Tull (R), Roger Rulewich (R)

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Redding Country Club
203/938-2397
109 Lonetown Rd
West Redding , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1973
Course Architect
Ed Ryder, Rees Jones

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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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