April 4, 2019 When compared to the likes of Europe or the northeastern United States—California’s golf history, while rich, lacks the deep timeline that golf historians get excited for. The course which stretches that timeline out the furthest towards the left is Del Monte Golf Course. In fact, Del Monte Golf Course is the longest operating…
October 24, 2017 The USGA today announced Pebble Beach Golf Links as the site for the 2023 U.S. Women’s Open and 2027 U.S. Open Championships, the 14th and 15th USGA championships in the course’s storied history. Pebble Beach, which is already scheduled to host the 2018 U.S. Amateur and 2019 U.S. Open Championships, will host…
Englishman Paul Broadhurst, in his first visit to Pebble Beach, led the tournament after the first round, was second after 36 holes, and led for much of the final round. A rough patch on holes 11 through 14, part of Pebble’s less-heralded inland stretch, dropped the 2016 Senior Open Championship winner out of the lead, recovering with a birdie at 15 to tie with Florida’s Joe Durant. Champions Tour money leader Bernhard Langer started the day four back, but a 6-under 66 final round, culminating in a kick-in birdie putt on the 18th green, tied him with Broadhurst and Durant as the tournament wound down.
Thursday, September 15, 2016, Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. CEO of the First Tee; the late Helen Lengfeld – champion of the game for girls and women; Charlie Seaver – late northern California amateur golf legend; and eight-time major championship winner Tom Watson – were inducted into the NCGA Hall of Fame at Poppy Hills Golf Course. Proceeds of the induction dinner were donated to Youth on Course.
NCGA members have access to an exclusive ticket deal at TPC Harding Park that is 60% off, and includes a private Q&A with NBC/Golf Channel talent and a chance to be an Honorary Observer.
On Tuesdays at Poppy Hills, your $100 green fee includes a box of Titleist Pro V1s and funds two Youth on Course rounds. Thursdays at Poppy Ridge, get the same deal, plus a cart, for just $80. Click the links below to reserve your round. Poppy Hills Poppy Ridge
In a wonderful celebration of the contributions of the Jones family to Northern California, Robert Trent Jones Sr., Robert Trent Jones Jr. and Rees Jones were inducted into the fifth class of the NCGA Hall of Fame on Tuesday night of star-studded AT&T week at Spanish Bay.