Archive for May, 2009

Round Report – Lido Beach Golf

Date Played: May 22, 2009 Report: The course played slow at over five hour and twenty minutes. The slow pace of play can be forgiven; I was playing the Friday before the long Memorial Day weekend. That said, there were no rangers on the course moving things along. Water plays prominently on this course, including […]

2009 U.S. Open Preview

Farmingdale, NY — Clocking in at 7,426 yards (see scorecard), the 2009 U.S. Open , played at Bethpage State Park’s Black Course, presents a truly challenging test of golf. This year’s set-up includes some interesting wrinkles, including 212 more yards 2002’s set-up – also played on the Black Course. Mike Davis, the USGA’s Senior Director […]

More Tickets 2009 Open Available – 6/11 to 6/14

This was just announced… A limited number of tickets for the 2009 U.S. Open, to be held June 15-21 at Bethpage State Park’s Black Course in Farmingdale, N.Y., will be sold on a pre-championship, walk-up basis. Fans will have an opportunity to purchase Weekly Grounds Ticket packages ($400), Daily Championship Round Tickets ($100) and Daily […]