Posts Tagged ‘The Barclays’

Bethpage Black inks deal for 2 more PGA championship events

One of Long Island’s most storied golf courses has inked a deal to host The Barclays tournament three times in the next 12 years. New York State officials announced Tuesday that Bethpage Black – the most difficult of five golf courses located at Bethpage State Park – will host The Barclays tournament in 2021 and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bethpage Black closes early to prepare for The Barclays

As reported by Golf on LI… The Black Course at Bethpage State Park won’t close for final preparations for The Barclays until Monday, August 6, but the park has already started to cut down on available tee times as the tournament looms less than a month away. From now until the course’s closing early next […]

LIRR Adds Extra Service for Barclays

From LI Patch: The Long Island Rail Road is planning extra trains for travelers headed to the The Barclays PGA Tour at Bethpage State Park in August. (see LIRR Barclays site here) And, for good measure, it will test a system allowing passengers to print or display their bar-coded tickets on a smart phone. LIRR […]

The Barclays Volunteer Info

The Barclays, the first Playoff event in the PGA Tour’s FedExCup, comes to Bethpage Black in 2012. It’s an exciting time for Long Island Golf. Gail W, an email subscriber, asked about volunteering for the event. I reached out to The Barclays Volunteer Coordinator, Bill Hansen, for all the details. LIGN: How long have you […]