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      Course Overview

      Tom Doak and Jack Nicklaus, two golf course architects with distinct design philosophies, collaborated to create a dramatic links-style course in the shadow of two classic layouts – National Golf Links of America and Shinnecock Hills. Situated on 300 acres in Southampton, N.Y., Sebonack Golf Club was created on a piece of property that, according to the club’s website, “was long-destined to become a golf course.”

      Sebonack, which opened in 2006, features holes offering panoramic views of the Peconic Bay and Cold Spring Pond. Along with the water vistas, the routing takes golfers on a ride of rolling fairways, expansive bunkers and waste dunes, while offering undulating greens that present a challenge of swales and burrows. While the course is impeccably maintained, Sebonack gives a vibe of being rustic. That results in offering a layout that is much different than the more historic neighboring courses (NGLA and Shinnecock Hills).

      Championship Facts

      PAR AND YARDAGE: Sebonack Golf Club (http://www.sebonack.com) will be set up at 6,821 yards and will play to a par of 35-37—72. 

      ARCHITECTS: Sebonack Golf Club was designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Doak and opened in 2006.

      WHO CAN ENTER: The championship is open to any professional and any amateur golfer with a USGA Handicap Index® not exceeding 4.4.

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