If you are interested in golf, you will surely be interested in at least one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the USA. The tournaments ranked in the top are all large-scale golf tournaments, the gathering place of famous golfers in the world and having a great reputation for a long time.
Let’s find out which tournaments they are in through the article below.
The Master golf tournament
The Masters’ world golf tournament first took place at the Augusta National Course in Georgia in the US in 1934. The tournament took place annually in April and ended on the second Sunday of that month. The most prestigious golf tournament in the world is famous with the highest prize value in the world, up to 10 million USD.
Because of such a high prize, playing here is not easy. The organizers of this tournament strictly regulate inviting participants to compete, the ones who appear to compete must be those who have passed certain rules of the tournament.
In 2018, the number of golfers participating in The Masters was only 87, the final ticket was given to the Houston Open champion by the organizers, but on the condition that he or she must also pass the organizers’ targets.
The strict selection of contestants has made this golf tournament more and more prestigious. If the other golf tournaments in the world frequently change their venue, The Masters from 1934 until now has only happened at Augusta National – the famous golf course for its dangerous design.
Especially, with the holes 11, 12, 13, touching the championship has never been easy when coming to this golf course. Another difference is that this tournament does not receive any advertising.
The US Open golf tournament
The most prestigious golf tournament in the world that must be mentioned next is the US Open. This tournament is part of both the PGA Tour and the European Tour schedule, which is the second of the four major golf tournaments in the world, usually in June and the final round. 3rd June. It is not an exaggeration to say that this is America’s most difficult tournament.