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Local golf enthusiasts note that the FSGA conducts thirteen U.S. Open Local Qualifying events and one Final Stage qualifying event for the Championship.  Admirals Cove in Jupiter will host the Final Qualifying Round on Monday, June 6, 2022, at The Club at Admiral’s Cove – North/West Course.

Congratulations to all who have advanced to the Final Stage of qualifying for the 122nd U.S. Open. The Club at Admiral's Cove, Golf Village, is excited to host and the course will provide a challenging test. The Club at Admirals Cove - West Golf Village is located at 149 Golf Village Boulevard, Jupiter, Florida.

The course rotation will be as follows. All play will be on the North and West nines at the club's Golf Village West property (see address below).

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Golfing is a big activity in Palm Beach County and South Florida. Whether you enjoy a full eighteen holes of golf or a quick round of mini-golf there is no debate that golf is big! Palm Beach County is home to more than 160 private and public golf courses and has earned the title of Florida’s Golf Capital. In addition to the golf courses, there is plenty of miniature golf courses for everyone to participate in and enjoy.

Golf courses around the area are an ideal way to enjoy a few hours of fun with friends or family. Miniature golf can be traced back to the 19th century in Scotland when women began to play golf. Here in the States, miniature golf was first patented by Garnet Carter in 1931. Carter owned a hotel called the Fairyland Inn near

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Okeeheelee Park is a natural preserve, just west of Palm Beach, which has miles of biking, running, and hiking trails spanning across 90 acres of woods and wetlands. Okeeheelee Park is located at 7715 Forest Hill Boulevard in West Palm Beach.  Additionally, nearby the park is the public Okeeheelee Golf Course.  The course offers 27 holes of championship golf in a pristine, quiet, park setting.

Okeeheelee Golf Course has offered quality golf to Palm Beach County for more than 20 years. The Okeeheelee Golf Course is set up in three nine-hole courses that can be played in multiple 18-hole combinations, providing the potential for a different golf experience on each visit to the facility. Every hole features five sets of tees, so all skill levels will

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Medalist Golf Club, located in Hobe Sound, provides an exceptional golfing experience paying homage to the finest traditions of the game. Founded by Greg Norman and Pete Dye in 1995, it is in the Top Ten in Florida by Golf Digest and in the Top 100 in the United States by both Golf Magazine and Travel & Leisure Golf.

The course designers are Pete Dye, Greg Norman, and Bobby Weed. The 18-hole course is 7,571 yards and reflects and enhances natural South Florida surroundings, and presents an exceptional variety of shots, especially around greens. Its personality can change dramatically with varying wind conditions.

For more information about membership at Medalist Golf Club, please call 772-575-9700.

Address:  9908 SE Cottage Lane, Hobe Sound,

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The Abacoa Golf Course is known as one of the best public golf courses in Southeast Florida and truly rivals many private courses. More than simply an amenity to the Abacoa neighborhood, the Abacoa Golf Club is intended to be a community resource. The golf course is an asset that can be shared with the entire community not just Abacoa residents. It is a public course, without membership requirements. Everyone is welcome!

The Abacoa Golf Course was the last course designed by renowned golf course architect, Joe Lee, before his passing. In classic Joe Lee style, Abacoa’s “lakes and bunkers meet its sloping fairways with little obstruction, and you’ll find scenic views with 14 of its 18 holes surrounded by water”.  All these features make the tees,

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Just one year after turning pro, Jupiter Island resident Tiger Woods wins the 1997 Masters, shooting a then scoring record 18-under par for the week. The youngest person ever to claim the Green Jacket, Tiger won by a Masters record 12 shots, a record that still stands today.

Woods has since gone on to win the Masters 4 more times, with the latest being in 2019.

Woods' Scores In His 5 Masters Victories Are...

  • 1997:  270 (-18)
  • 2001:  272 (-16)
  • 2002:  276 (-12)
  • 2005:  276 (-12, won in playoff)
  • 2019:  275 (-13)
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BallenIsles Charities Foundation, 100 BallenIsles Circle, Palm Beach Gardens will award grants totaling $800,000 to 46 local Palm Beach County organizations in March 2021. Since the beginning of the establishment of the BallenIsles Charities Foundation they have raised over $4.6 million.

When times looked gloomy and the pandemic raged on and people struggled, the BallenIsles community stepped up in a big way to extend a helping hand to communities nearby. In the 10 years of the BallenIsles Charities Foundation’s existence, not a year passed in which they did not host a live fundraising event, whether it be a dinner, a golf outing, or party.

This year, due to COVID-19, the foundation had to rely solely on members big-hearted generosity. BallenIsles

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The annual PGA Golf Tournament that is held at PGA National Resort and Spa is back in Palm Beach Gardens this week. Some of the world’s top golfers have joined the Player’s Field and will be playing for the playing for the next, Honda Classic winner.

For the past several years, the Honda Classic has been named the “Most Fan Friendly Event” on the PGA Tour. The award recognizes the event’s food options, amenity stations, social media engagements, affordable ticket options, parking, transportation, and more. This year is expected to do the same.

For the past fourteen years, The Honda Classic Golf Tournament has been played at Palm Beach Garden’s PGA National Resort and Spa. PGA National has been the home of the golf tournament since 2007 and the

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The professional golf tournament held every year at Palm Beach Gardens, PGA National Resort and Spa is now selling tickets for their upcoming tournament in March. The tournament was moved to the end of March last year, in previous years the PGA Tournament was held in February. The tour rearranged its schedule, and The Honda Classic will now be held in Palm Beach County March 15th through March 21st.

Tickets are now on sale for the tournament. Due to the current circumstances, only a limited number of tickets will be sold prior to the event. In previous years, attendees could purchase tickets at the event, but this year, tickets are required to be purchased in advance. Tickets will be available on a first-come first-serve basis.

The famous Bear Trap

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Florida is known to be the “Golf Capital” of the world with over 1,400 beautiful and prestigious golf courses and growing in the state. Palm Beach County is known to have the most golf courses in the state of Florida. The county is home to over 160 golf courses both public and private and is home to some of the most famous golf courses in the world.

Golfers are drawn to the area not just for the beautiful beaches and numerous activities to do but because in South Florida golf can be played everyday due to the sunny, warm weather all year round.

The public golf courses in the area offer the same challenges on the course, with several hazards, beauty, sand traps, and water for your next golf shots.

Here are some of the County’s Public Golf Courses:

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