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Seminole Golf Club

Brian Petty

  • Date Added: 8/8/2019
  • Theme: Tropical
  • Type: Real
  • Par: 72
  • Yardage: 6953
  • Green Speed: Fast
  • Firmness: Firm
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Likes: 3

Course Description:

A majestic Donald Ross design with a clever routing on a rectangular site, each hole at Seminole encounters a new wind direction. The greens are no longer Ross, replaced 50 years ago in a regrassing effort that showed little appreciation for the original rolling contours. The bunkers aren’t Ross either. Dick Wilson replaced them in 1947, his own version meant to the imitate crests of waves on the adjacent Atlantic. A few years back, Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw redesigned the bunkers again, along with exposing some sandy expanses in the rough. Seminole has long been one of America’s most exclusive clubs, which is why it’s exciting that it will host the 2021 Walker Cup. Seminole Golf Club is ranked #12 on Golf Digest's list of 100 Best Courses in America for 2019-2020.

Tournaments Hosted

Year Event Tour Winner
2020 Dubai Championship True Sim Matthew Jacques

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Maka Sichu Golf Club Steppe 71
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Laugharne Highlands 70
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Cypress Dunes Steppe 70
Cypress Point Club Delta 72
Ol' Rocky Top Boreal 71
Royal Bentleigh (Tour) Countryside 72
Seminole Golf Club Tropical 72
Te Arai Dunes Highlands 71
Wakanya Black Countryside 71
Tosatsuyagi Park Countryside 72
The Pastimes Club Countryside 72
Wakanya Gold Countryside 70
Ballymulderry Highlands 72
Oakleigh Dunes Countryside 72