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Pleasant Valley Golf Course
319/337-7209
4390 Se Sand Rd
Iowa City , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Hi Point Golf Course
319/351-9434
3533 Taft Ave Se
Iowa City , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Elks Country Club
319/351-3700
637 Foster Rd
Iowa City , IA
Type
Private
# of Holes
9

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Brown Deer Golf Club
1900 Country Club Dr
Coralville, IA
 
Fox Run Country Club
319/643-2100
19 Greenview Ln
West Branch , IA
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
9
Year Built
1970
Course Architect
John Kerr

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Finkbine Golf Course
319/335-9556
W Melrose Ave
Iowa City , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Robert B. Harris

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Fairview Golf Course
319/351-9454
4670 American Legion Rd
Iowa City , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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Brown Deer Golf Club
319/337-8508
1900 Country Club Dr
Coralville , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1992
Course Architect
William J. Spear

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Quail Creek Golf Course
319/626-2281
700 Club House Rd Ne
North Liberty , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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Lake Macbride Golf Course
319/644-2500
3891 Pro Rd Ne
Solon , IA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9
Year Built
1968

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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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