Rees Jones designed Atlantic Golf Club, which opened in 1992. Jones also designed The Bridge, which opened in 2002.
The 2010 U.S. Mid-Amateur will be the second USGA championship conducted at Atlantic Golf Club. The club held the 1997 USGA Senior Amateur, won by Cliff Cunningham, who defeated Ed Bartlett in the final, 5 and 3.
The 2010 U.S. Mid-Amateur will be the 66th USGA championship held in the state of New York – the third-highest total of any state. The state most recently welcomed the 2009 U.S. Open, won by Lucas Glover. This will be the first U.S. Mid-Amateur in New York.