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Woodway Country Club
203/322-2362
540 Hoyt St
Darien , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Willie Park, Jr.

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Country Club of Darien
203/655-7043
300 Mansfield Ave
Darien , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Alfred H. Tull

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Silvermine Golf Club -Sier Hill
203/846-2552
95 N Seir Hill Rd
Norwalk , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

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Oak Hills Park Golf Course
203/853-8400
165 Fillow St
Norwalk , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Alfred H. Tull

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Shorehaven Golf Club
203/866-5528
14 Canfield Ave
East Norwalk , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1923
Course Architect
Robert White

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Wee Burn Country Club
(203) 655-2929
410 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd
Darien, CT
 
Wee Burn Country Club
203/655-2929
410 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd
Darien , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Devereaux Emmet

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Silvermine Golf Club -Sier Crest
203/846-2552
95 N Seir Hill Rd
Norwalk , CT
Type
Private
# of Holes
9

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Sterling Farms Golf Course
203/329-7888
1349 Newfield Ave
Stamford , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Geoffrey Cornish

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E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course
203/356-0046
451 Stillwater Rd
Stamford , CT
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Maurice McCarthy Sr.

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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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