Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by Tom Bendelow

Medinah (No.1)

11th Illinois - Best in Area

Meacham Creek comes into play at a number of holes on the No.1 course at Medinah Country Club, most notably at the long par five 9th, once the closing hole before the nines were switched.

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Medinah (No.2)

27th Illinois - Best in Area

The No.2 course at Medinah Country Club reopened in 2017 after a Rees Jones restoration which focused on greens and bunkers, using aerial photographs from 1938 to establish their original size, shape and location.

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Medinah (No.3)

9th Illinois - Best in Area

Medinah Country Club was originally founded in the Roaring Twenties and the objective was to create the finest country club in America.

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Mission Hills Country Club

11th Kansas - Best in Area

Mission Hills Country Club was formed in 1917 and Tom Bendelow is credited with the original design of the golf course. Keith Foster carried out a major renovation in 2007, focusing on improved greensites to defend par on the layout.

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Montclair (Second & Fourth)

20th New Jersey - Best in Area

Founded in 1893, Montclair Golf Club is one of the nation’s oldest clubs. Donald Ross designed a 27-hole layout in 1922, with an additional nine (the Fourth) constructed by Charles Banks six years later.

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Oakwood

40th Missouri - Best in Area

Oakwood Country Club moved to its present site in 1911, employing Tom Bendelow to set out a 9-hole course which Orrin Smith extended to eighteen holes in 1923. Tom Watson helped redesign a handful of holes in 1991 and later played in an exhibition to mark the re-opening.

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Olympia Fields (South)

12th Illinois - Best in Area

A Steve Smyers upgrade in 2008 – when he reworked greens and bunkers, as well as adding extra yardage to the layout – sharpened the teeth of the South course at Olympia Fields Country Club, but his work may be erased by a new master plan...

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Pine Ridge Golf Club

3rd Manitoba - Best in Area

The prairie province of Manitoba is not overflowing with quality golf courses but Pine Ridge Golf Club is worthy of inclusion in the upper echelons of the national rankings.

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Red Run

44th Michigan - Best in Area

The course at Red Run Golf Club is a Tom Bendelow design dating back to 1914, with Willie Park Jnr making revisions soon after it debuted. Featuring five par threes and five par fives, the layout now extends to 6,887 yards.

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Rosedale

25th Ontario - Best in Area 45th Canada Ranking

One of the oldest golfing institutions in the greater Toronto area, Rosedale Golf Club was established in the Don Valley back in 1893...

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Tom Bendelow Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Cory Lewis Courses Played 12
= David Harak Courses Played 12
3 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 11
= Joseph Andriole Courses Played 11
5 Joshua Asher Courses Played 8
= Andy Troeger Courses Played 8
= Jon Gillman Courses Played 8
= James Gold Courses Played 8
9 Fergal O'Leary Courses Played 6
= Bob McCoy Courses Played 6