Colorado Golf Club

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Colorado Golf Club
Club information
Colorado Golf Club is located in the United States
Colorado Golf Club
Location in the United States
Coordinates39°28′34″N 104°44′10″W / 39.476°N 104.736°W / 39.476; -104.736Coordinates: 39°28′34″N 104°44′10″W / 39.476°N 104.736°W / 39.476; -104.736
LocationParker, Colorado
Established2007
TypePrivate
Total holes18
Tournaments hostedSenior PGA Championship - 2010
Solheim Cup - 2013
Designed byBill Coore &
Ben Crenshaw
Par72
Length7,604 yards (6,953 m)[1]
Course rating75.5
Slope rating149[2]

Colorado Golf Club is a golf club located in Parker, Colorado, southeast of Denver. Opened in 2007, it hosted the Senior PGA Championship in 2010,[3] won by Tom Lehman. It is currently hosting the Solheim Cup in 2013, a biennial ladies team competition contested by teams from the United States and Europe.[4]

The championship golf course was designed by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, and plays 7,604 yards (6,953 m) off the back tees to a par of 72.[1] Its average elevation exceeds 6,100 feet (1,860 m) above sea level.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Scorecard". Colorado Golf Club. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  2. ^ "Course Rating and Slope Database: Colorado Golf Club". USGA. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  3. ^ "Pro's dream pays big dividends with 2010 Senior PGA in Parker". Rocky Mountain News. November 20, 2008. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  4. ^ Cotton, Anthony (August 2, 2009). "Colorado Golf Club adds to resume". The Denver Post. Retrieved August 3, 2009.

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