2016 Golf News
What's Happening in 2016
There are big things happening in Michigan in 2016, including the 10 year anniversary of the Pure Michigan campaign. To celebrate, Travel Michigan has compiled a list of things new and improved across the state – from new businesses, attractions and events to special exhibits and expansions. If you think you have seen it all, think again. There is no better time to discover a new, favorite escape in Pure Michigan.
* The inaugural LPGA Volvik Championship is set to take place at Travis Pointe Country Club in Ann Arbor (May 26-29) with a full field of 144 players and a $1.3 million purse.
* The United States Golf Association (USGA) returns to Michigan in 2016 as Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills hosts the 2016 U.S. Amateur Championship (Aug. 15-21).
* Tom Doak and his Renaissance Golf Design team have designed and created a reversible course for Forest Dunes Golf Club – two distinct layouts using the same greens but playing clockwise one way and counter clockwise the other way. “The Loop,” will alternate the routing on a daily basis.
Posted February 11, 2016 || Viewed 2,120 times