Being a golf fan it is very much important to know the schedule of the upcoming tournaments and also the magnitude of those tournaments. So here is the list of some of the renowned tournaments played all over the world which should interest you.
Top of the list “The Masters”
Out of so many tournaments, this one has its own charisma and could be regarded as the most prestigious golf tournaments at the time being. It has a lot to do with the tradition as this tournament is being held since the last century. The good thing about this tournament is that the golf course is of great standard and you will never be able to see such lush green fields in any other tournament. So if you are a hardcore golf fan then this tournament must be in your list.
AT&T Pebble Beach National
Well, Golf can be thought of as a complete technical sport but fans enjoy more than the technique it has. The place where the tournament is being held sometimes gets crucial than the players themselves. As this tournament is held in a very scenic golf course which exists just next to the shore. It has a great blend of pebble beach, spyglass hill which will fill your heart with passion and enthusiasm. Players also enjoy playing this tournament again courtesy to the great golf course. It has also got one of the most popular 3 seventh hole which has been declared the most photographed holes. You need to watch this tournament.
Each and every tournament has its own value and difficulty level depending upon the players participating. U.S Open is thought to be the most difficult golf tournaments as we write because of a number of reasons. The exciting thing about this tournament is that it has got very high standards and that is the reason players struggle in this to some extent. In this tournament world, top players participate and present their skills and if you have not attended this tournament yet then it must be in your to-do list for sure.
Historical British Open
When it comes to tradition, history, and prestige then there is no better tournament than British open. There is something amazing about this tournament be it the golf courses or the weather, you will surely love watching your favorite players in this tournament. The whole setup of the tournament is such that it fills players with energy and that energy in the golf course is also transferred to the spectators. This is really a good place to be as a golf fan and a player.
The Players Championship
If you really want to see some good golf then you need to watch this tournament as soon as possible. This is played in the stadium course at the TPC at Sawgrass which is actually the presentation of an amazing design by Pete Dye. There is a lot more in this golf stadium as you cannot forget the historic island green 17th hole which has been famous for its difficulty. This golf course challenges players and they have to play at the top of their skills. The good thing about this golf course is that you can easily view the whole proceeding.
The Memorial tournament
Another one of the best and challenging golf tournaments “The memorial tournament” which you will see on the PGA tour. This golf course is not only prettiest but also the difficult one for the players and the spectators too (given the track of the golf course). There are some great holes in it like par 3 16th is very difficult and not to mention 18th hole which is regarded as one of the best finishing holes. A good tournament to watch indeed.
Farmer Insurance Open
This golf tournament is played at the heart of the Pacific Ocean and you might not see some of the very best players in this but still, the environment around the golf course makes it exciting. There are two different places used for the tournament North and South one and they have got the perfect scenic views around. There is more than golf in this tournament as you will also enjoy the Pacific side by side. A good way to spend your holidays as a golf fan.
Without any doubt, this tournament is surely for the big players as it has also been an annual event of Tiger Woods. It is held at a congressional country club in the outskirts of Washington D.C and it has got the military theme as it is played on July 4th. This golf course covers large area and players enjoy here because of its length and the long holes. Not only this but there is also a benefit of touring the capital city of the USA which is not far away from this course.
The Kapalua Hyundai Tournament of Champions
This place is in Hawaii and the tournament is held in January so you have got plenty of other things as well if you get some time after golf. There is no comparison of this golf course with others as it has got an amazing plantation course which can be hilly at times. It poses a challenge to good players and they enjoy playing here because of good length. One more famous thing about this golf course is its 18th hole which could be tricky.
Wells Fargo Championship
Last but not least as this tournament has also come into the limelight after completing more than a decade. This could be one of the best layouts on the PGA tour. There are different famous holes out there and the 18th one is worth mentioning because of its difficulty level.