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12 Facts About TPC at Sawgrass

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The Tournament Players Club at Sawgrass is a golf course in the southeastern United States, located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, southeast of Jacksonville.

The United States of America, commonly referred to as the United States or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

Ponte Vedra Beach is an unincorporated seaside community in St. Johns County, Florida, United States.

Tournament Players Club is a chain of public and private golf courses operated by the PGA Tour.

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Opened 37 years ago in the autumn of 1980, it was the first of several Tournament Players Clubs to be built.

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It is home to the PGA Tour headquarters and hosts The Players Championship, the PGA Tour's signature event, now held in May.

The PGA Tour is the organizer of the main professional golf tours played primarily by men in the United States and North America.

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Paul and Jerome Fletcher negotiated a deal with the PGA Tour, which included the donation of 415 acres for one dollar.

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TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course, the golf stadium of the course, has a capacity of 36,000.

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The TPC at Sawgrass is situated in Ponte Vedra Beach's Sawgrass development.

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It has two individual courses, the Stadium Course and the Valley Course.

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The Stadium Course was designed by noted golf course architects Pete and Alice Dye, and is known as one of the most difficult golf courses in the world.

Alice Dye is an American amateur golfer and golf course designer known as the "First Lady" of golf architecture in the United States.

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Constructed specifically to host The Players Championship, it employs a distinctive "stadium" concept: like in other sports, fans at the TPC sit in "stands" made of raised mounds of grass.

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It is known for its signature hole, the par-3, 137-yard 17th, known as the "Island Green," one of golf's most recognizable and difficult holes.

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The course has been featured for many years on the best-selling Tiger Woods PGA Tour series of video games.

PGA Tour is a series of golf video games developed and published by Electronic Arts and later their EA Sports sub-label since 1990, the series primarily features courses featured on the U.S. PGA Tour, and other notable courses.

Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time.

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Dye’s Valley Course has hosted the Web.com Tour Championship since 2013.

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