Golf Club.com Inc.
Meeting Planner golf lessons tournaments

Golf Tournaments Raleigh NC

Local resource for golf tournaments in Raleigh. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to golf tournaments and tournament golf courses, as well as advice on playing golf.

Carolina Country Club
919/787-2134
2500 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh , NC
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Raleigh Country Club
919/231-6451
400 S Peartree Ln
Raleigh , NC
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
North Ridge Country Club -Lakes
919/847-0796
6612 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh , NC
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Eagle Ridge Golf Club
(919) 661-6300
565 Competition Road
Raleigh , NC
Type
Semi-Private, open to the public
Course Architect
Tom Kite, Bob Culp

Data Provided By:
Eagle Ridge Golf Course
(919) 661-6300
565 Competition Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Brier Creek Country Club
919/206-4653
9410 Club Hill Dr
Raleigh , NC
Type
Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
River Ridge Golf Club
919/661-8374
3224 Auburn-Knightdale Rd
Raleigh , NC
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Raleigh Golf Association
919/772-9987
1527 Tryon Rd
Raleigh , NC
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Par 3 Golf Course
919/772-5261
5715 Fayetteville Rd
Raleigh , NC
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

Data Provided By:
Wil-Mar Golf Club
919/266-1800
2300 Old Milburnie Rd
Raleigh , NC
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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.

Proof that golf can affect a ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from GolfClub.com

Golf Club.com Inc.

Visit our CCIN ADvertising Network