The Course: The Grove Country Club
Location: Long Grove, IL
Architect: Robert B. Harris (1964)
Competitors will find a unique test when they arrive at The Grove. Designed by Robert B. Harris and opened for play in 1964, The Grove utilizes four sets of tees to challenge. Course setup will dictate strategy during this championship, particularly during match play.
2021: Aurora Country Club
Dates: June 21-25, 2021
Location: Aurora, IL
Architect: Tom Bendelow and William B. Langford (1914)
Founded in 1914, Aurora Country Club’s 6,800-yard layout was designed by Thomas Bendelow and William Boice Langford, both noted golf course architects who designed or remodeled many highly rated golf courses in the Midwest and across the United States. Bendelow’s work includes Medinah Country Club’s three courses, Olympia Fields County Club’s South Course in Chicago, and East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, home of the TOUR Championship.