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U.S. Open to be Held on July 21-22, 2017


United States of America 19 Jul 2017 at 04:01 | Published by: PatPenguin | Views: 5481 | News search

U.S. Open to be Held on July 21-22, 2017
US Open 2017 sign  (Photo by Pat Sheridan)

Oceanport, NJ - The U.S. Open returns to Bluegrass Miniature Golf in Oceanport, NJ, USA this coming weekend July 21st and 22nd. The course previously hosted the U.S. Open in 2014 and once again the tournament will be held on the "green" course with 10 total rounds played between the two days. The course is located at Monmouth Park horse track so it's themed with horse racing in mind. It is the 20th running of this tournament and as of the writing of this article there are 48 registered players across the divisions.

While the field is smaller than the 2016 tournament, it is extremely deep with players from 13 states and the Czech Republic. In the field are many former U.S. Open winners including Danny McCaslin and Olivia Prokopova, who is also coming off a win at the World Crazy Golf Championship in the UK last month. The field also includes Matt McCaslin who won the U.S. Open the last time it was played at Bluegrass and Joey Graybeal who won the U.S. Open last year at Putt U. In addition, several of the folks who will be representing Team USA at the World Adventure Golf Masters in September in Croatia will be competing for the Open Championships.

The purse for the tournament stands at $12,700 with $3,500 going to the winner and payments being made down to 30th place. The U.S. Open is one of the two showcase tournaments for the USPMGA, with the other being the Masters in October. The course is a par 40 adventure golf style course but scores are expected to be in the mid-to-high 30s for most players. The winning score from the 2014 tournament was an average of 34.9.

For more information on the tournament you can call Bluegrass Minigolf at (732) 587-8062.

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Finnish Championships 2017

Finland 18 Jul 2017 at 19:28 | views: 5466 | Comments: 0

This year it was time to do some changes and try out a whole new championships system just one big championships with a little opening ceremony and both stroke play and match play. The competition took place in Koulukatu, Tampere, from Friday the 7th to Sunday ...
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Miniature Golf and Bettering the Community - Part 5

Miniature Golf and Bettering the Community - Part 5

United States of America 15 Jul 2017 at 13:21 | views: 5585 | Comments: 0

We're once again taking an opportunity to look at some of the unique ways miniature golf has an impact on our communities beyond just being a way to bring people together on a date night. In this article we'll highlight some different uses from being part of a ...
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Interview with Daniel Vlcek

Czech Republic 03 Jul 2017 at 14:42 | views: 6376 | Comments: 0

While in the Czech Republic taking part in their national Masters competition, Minigolfnews reporter Steve Lovell managed to catch up with one of the rising stars of adventure golf in the world, Daniel Vlcek. He took the time to not only tell us about his career ...
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United Kingdom 26 Jun 2017 at 14:19 | views: 6838 | Comments: 0

Once again our blogger Steve Lovell took some time during his minigolf travels to interview a few names many of you might recognize. The World Crazy Golf Championships in England certainly does attract its fair share of characters but since the inaugural year in ...
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