Lake Nona Golf & Country Club
Lake Nona Golf & Country Club is a private residential golf club community in southeast Orlando, Florida. The 600-acre (2.4 km2) community features an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Tom Fazio. Set amidst freshwater lakes and oak, pine and cypress trees, Lake Nona Golf & Country Club offers a range of residences, including custom-built estate homes.
|Location||Orlando, Florida, U.S.|
|Tournaments hosted||Tavistock Cup, Solheim Cup|
|Designed by||Tom Fazio|
Designed by Tom Fazio in 1986, Lake Nona was Fazio's first solo design. The head golf professional is Gregor Jamieson.
|Hole||Par||Professional Yards||Men's Yards||Ladies Yards||Sunley Yards|
Lake Nona has hosted a variety of professional and amateur golf tournaments including:
- Inaugural Solheim Cup: 1990
- World Cup of Golf: 1993
- U.S. Open Qualifier (Men): 1993, 2003, 2009
- U.S. Open Qualifier (Ladies): 1993
- PGA TOUR-sanctioned Tavistock Cup: 2004, 2007, 2009, 2012
- Florida State Amateur: 1989 1999
- U.S. Southern Amateur (Men): 1994, 2008
- U.S. Southern Amateur (Ladies): 1995
- USGA Centennial Men's State Team Tournament: 1995
- Florida Women's State Amateur Championship: 1996
- USGA Senior Amateur Championship: 2010
- Tavistock Collegiate Invitational: 2014
Residents, past and present, include Annika Sörenstam, Graeme McDowell, Víctor Martínez, Nick Faldo, David Leadbetter, Ernie Els, Lou Holtz, Ian Poulter, Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson, Charles Woodson, Gary Woodland, Ben An, Tyrrell Hatton and Lydia Ko. The club was founded by John "Sunshine" Sunley, a British property developer.
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