Golf Club.com Inc.
Meeting Planner golf lessons tournaments

Golf Tournaments South Burlington VT

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

Vermont National Country Club
802/864-7770
1227 Dorset St.
South Burlington , VT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus II

Data Provided By:
Rocky Ridge Golf Club
802/482-2191
68 Ledge Rd
Burlington , VT
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Ernie Farrington

Data Provided By:
Burlington Country Club
802/864-9532
568 S Prospect St
Burlington , VT
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Donald Ross, Dr. Michael Hurdzan (R)

Data Provided By:
Kwiniaska Golf Club
802/985-3672
Spear St
Shelburne , VT
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1964
Course Architect
A. Bradford Caldwell

Data Provided By:
Williston Golf Club
802/878-3747
424 Golf Course Rd
Williston , VT
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

Data Provided By:
Vermont National Country Club
(802) 264-9418
1227 Dorset St
South Burlington, VT
 
Burlington Country Club
(802) 658-3856
568 S Prospect St
Burlington, VT
 
National Gardening 
(802) 863-1308
180 Flynn Avenue 
Burlington, VT
 
Essex Country Club
(802) 879-3232
332 Old Stage Rd
Essex Junction, VT
 
The Links At Lang Farm
(802) 878-0298
39 Essex Way
Essex Junction, VT
 
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