PGA Tour stop - Congressional Country Club outside Washington, DC
Released on = July 6, 2007, 12:07 pm
Press Release Author = GolfPublisher Syndications
Industry = Media
Press Release Summary = PGA Tour Stop: Congressional Country Club. PGA Tour stop profiles at WorldGolf.com
Press Release Body = William K. Wolfrum, Staff Writer, Golf Publisher Syndications
The PGA Tour stops at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md., this week for the AT&T National hosted by Tiger Woods. Here\'s a look at the golf course.
Thanks to Tiger Woods, the PGA Tour is once again making a prime stop in the nation\'s capital, as Woods hosts the AT&T National at the Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md.
The invitational tourney marks its inaugural year with a star-studded cast of the best in the business: Phil Mickelson, Jim Furyk, Vijay Singh, Adam Scott and a slew of other stars prepare to tee it up next to Tiger at the legendary Blue Course at Congressional
Congressional Country Club facts As with the other PGA Tour events that have been held at Congressional, the AT&T National will be held on the Blue Course.
Devereux Emmet was the original architect of the course, which opened in 1924. It was then redesigned by Robert Trent Jones Sr., in 1957, and reworked again by Rees Jones in 1989. For this test, the course will play to 7,204 yards with a par of 70. The greens are bent grass, while Bermuda grass is used for the fairways.
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