What’s the difference between TPC Sawgrass and the Sawgrass Marriott?
First of all, The Sawgrass Marriott, which formerly seemed less like a golf resort and more like a golfer’s dorm, recently completed a comprehensive, $25 million renovation. Second, while anyone can make reservations at TPC Sawgrass within 14 days of their desired date of play, guests of the Sawgrass Marriott can book much farther in advance.
Is TPC Sawgrass a fair test?
Beman, a four-time PGA TOUR winner, also wanted it to be a fair test that didn’t favor any single style of play. That desire can be seen from the start of the round. Beman didn’t want a player’s tee time to give him an advantage, so he ensured that each side of TPC Sawgrass has an equitable start.
Why play the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass?
THE PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass was designed to offer an unparalleled spectator experience while testing the strongest field in golf with a pure test that doesn’t favor … THE PLAYERS Championship is upon us, and it means another week to appreciate the genius of Pete Dye and Deane Beman.
Where is TPC Sawgrass golf course?
Welcome to TPC Sawgrass. Home of THE PLAYERS Championship, birthplace of the TPC Network, and backdrop to the PGA TOUR headquarters, the TPC Sawgrass golf course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., is perhaps the world’s most famous golf course. THE PLAYERS Stadium Course sports one of the most recognizable and challenging holes on the PGA TOUR.