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Bala Golf Club
215/877-0661
2200 Belmont Ave
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
William S. Flynn

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Franklin D. Roosevelt Golf Course
215/462-8997
20th & Pattison Ave
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Ed Clarey

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Pennsauken Country Club
856/662-4961
3800 Haddonfield Rd
Pennsauken , NJ
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Walnut Lane Golf Club
215/482-3370
800 Walnut Ln
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Alex Findlay

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Ashbourne Country Club
215/635-3090
Ashbourne & Oak Ln Rd
Cheltenham , PA
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
J. Franklin Meehan

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Juniata Golf Club
215/743-4060
1391 Cayuga St
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Ed Ault

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Cobb's Creek Golf Club -Karakung
215/877-8707
72nd & Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Cobbs Creek Golf Club
(215) 877-8707
7400 Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia, PA
 
Melrose Country Club
215/663-9866
7600 Tookany Creek Pkwy
Cheltenham , PA
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Perry Maxwell

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Cobb's Creek Golf Club -Olde
215/877-8707
72nd & Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia , PA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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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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