The 2014 U.S. Open Is Here!

The Payne Stewart Statue
Image from Pinehurst Golf Resort

The U.S. has started! So pull up a couch or a laptop, and join the Cave Crew in watching what is sure to be a spectacular weekend of golf! Currently, the odds makers have Rory McIlroy winning(really?!), but judging by how this season has gone so far, expect the unexpected! This has been the year of the underdog, so Scratch is betting we’ll all see another greenhorn with the trophy come Sunday. Either way, it’s sure to be a great couple of days at Pinehurst!

What: The U.S. Openhe U.S. Open
When: June 9-15, 2014
Where: Pinehurst Resort And Country Club, Course No. 2, Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina

Purse: $8,000,000
Winning Share: $1,440,000
FedExCup Winner’s Points: 600

Par: 72
Yardage:7562
Course Designer: Donald Ross, with a 2011 renovation by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw
Last Year’s Champion: Justin Rose

Website: http://www.usopen.com/en_US/index.html
Twitter: https://twitter.com/usopengolf
Watch It Online: http://www.usopen.com/en_US/video/liveVideo.html
Groupings & Tee Times: http://www.usopen.com/en_US/scoring/groupings.html
Live Leaderboard: http://www.usopen.com/en_US/scoring/index.html

 

Check The Full Viewing Schedule Here!

 

Great Links
Gear On Tour
The Evolution of the U.S. Open
U.S. Open Stats Report
Course Breakdown: With Hole by Hole Flyovers
Course Breakdown Version 2

 

Don’t know who to bet on? Watch this video for Will Ferrell’s predictions!

Every wonder how amateurs end up at the U.S. Open? Check out the infographic below to find out how 10,127 applicants get filtered down to 60!



The 2014 US Open. (Copyright: USGA)

 

 

 

 
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