Archive for August, 2012

Bethpage Reopens Today (8/30/12); Black is back on Saturday (9/1)

Coming off a great week at The Barclays, the state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has issued a calendar for reopening facilities at Bethpage State Park: the Red, Blue, Green and Yellow courses reopen today (8/30/12), along with the Polo Field and Picnic Grounds. Bethpage Black will open on Saturday (9/1). Note: the Blue […]

Nick Watney wins The Barclays, thanks Long Island pro for putting lessons

By MARK HERRMANN Originally published: August 26, 2012 5:47 PM. Updated: August 26, 2012 8:49 PM This will tell you how poorly Nick Watney was playing, and explains how much he needed help with his putting: At the PGA Championship earlier this month, he missed the cut and could only tie a Long Island club […]

Els stages another event for autism

By DOUG FERGUSON (AP Golf Writer) – via Yahoo. FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Ernie Els finished up at The Barclays and hung around Long Island for a golf tournament equally important to him. Els, a regular in the fabled Pro-Member at Seminole Golf Club in Florida, wanted to start something similar to help raise money […]

Transportation to The 2012 Barclays at Bethpage Black

Over 100,000 fans are expected to attend The 2012 Barclay’s Championship at Bethpage Black.  Getting out and back could prove difficult.  Here’s some information to help you navigated the situation. Tournament Address: The Black Course at Bethpage State Park 99 Quaker Meetinghouse Farmingdale, NY 11735 (note: there is no parking available here)   A great option […]

Barclays at Bethpage Black – Mobile Phones & Prohibited Items

This was pulled from the The Barclay’s website… At least you can bring your phone this year, last time around the Open – it was a no phone policy. Prohibited Items NO cameras or camcorders (other than Tuesday and Wednesday for personal photographic use only and without their case) NO bags larger than 6″x6″x6″ in […]