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Chambers Bay, WA (Sunday)

Craig LeVasseur

  • Date Added: 6/16/2015
  • Theme: Links
  • Type: Real
  • Par: 70
  • Yardage: 7139
  • Green Speed: Medium
  • Firmness: Firm
  • Difficulty: Hard
  • Likes: 72

Course Description:

A public, links-style, 18 hole course situated overlooking the Puget Sound near Tacoma. The fescue greens and fairways mimic the traditional links courses of Scotland, but the huge elevation changes set it apart from every other links course in the world. The long teeing grounds and wide fairways give this course the ability for incredible variety, and playing each day (Thursday-Sunday) will reveal 4 very different setups for each hole on the course. When the wind picks up, this course really shines. The slopes, mounds, sideboards, and backboards around the greens can be creatively used to approach otherwise difficult pin locations. Those with patience and creativity will be rewarded with a very enjoyable challenge.

Member Reviews:

What a round!  I really had fun playing this course.   I felt this RCR required tremendous thought and patience  to successfully replicate Chambers Bay and clearly the designer ezecuted this feat in a real world/ real feel for the actual course.  Especially noticed the famous lone pine being seen from multiple holes.  I would play this course to keep at it and test your skills to  make you a better player.  Only thing is not enough feskew/grass plantings like real world course.

Tournaments Hosted

Year Event Tour Winner
2016 Florida National Classic True Sim 0
2016 WGC - Dell Match Play (FINAL/3RD) True Sim Andi Smith
2017 The Classic of Virginia Kinetic Brian Pardine
2017 WGC - Dell Technologies Match Play True Sim JT Current

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Pinehurst #2 2016 Boreal 70
Magnolia National, Georgia (Sunday) Boreal 72
Magnolia National, Georgia (Thursday) Boreal 72
Magnolia National, Georgia (Friday) Boreal 72
Magnolia National, Georgia (2016) Boreal 72
Copper Creek National (Major) Autumn 71
Doak Valley (Tournament Links) Countryside 72
Copper Creek National (Q-School) Autumn 71
Boulder Pointe Final Edition Alpine 72
Boulder Pointe Golf Club 2015 Alpine 72
Pinehurst #2 (Blue Tees) Boreal 70
Wildfire Ridge Golf Club Desert 72
Merion East - Ardmore, PA (Sat) Boreal 70
Doak Valley (CC Champ D) Countryside 72
Leelanau Bluffs Golf Club Delta 71
Ross Society Country Club Rustic 72
Magnolia National 2016 (Sunday - Max Firm) Boreal 72
Magnolia National 2016 Par 3 (Firm) Boreal 27
Oakmont Country Club (Medium) Rustic 70
Old MacArthur Highlands 71
St. Andrews Links - Old Course Highlands 72
Magnolia National Boreal 72
Magnolia National Par 3 Course Boreal 27
St Andrews - Old Course Tourn. Highlands 72
Oakmont CC (Tournament) Rustic 70
Merion East (Tour) Boreal 70
Leelanau Bluffs (Par 71) Delta 71
Pinehurst No. 2 Boreal 70
Chambers Bay Highlands 71
Ross Society Country Club Rustic 72
Doak Island Resort Tropical 72
The Ross Club of Detroit Rustic 70
Raynor Farms Golf Club Countryside 72
Erin Hills (Tournament) Countryside 72
Royal Isabella Resort Tropical 72
A Course Has No Name Boreal 72
Wednesday Par 3 Contest Boreal 27
Detroit Golf Club (North Course) Rustic 72
Detroit Golf Club (South Course) Rustic 68
Detroit GC (Backboard Classic) Rustic 72
Lahinch (2019 Irish Open) Highlands 70
Crystal Downs CC (L) Harvest 70
Sunset Ranch Golf Club Swiss 72
Chambers Bay (Tournament) Highlands 71
Edgartown CC Tour Delta 71
Shoreacres (LiDAR) Rustic 70
Old MacArthur Dunes Highlands 71
Winged Foot West (Open) Rustic 70
The Motown Club, 1916 Rustic 72
Happy Camp Canyon Countryside 71
Fruitland Farms GC 2021 Boreal 72