GOLF Magazine's Top 100 Courses in the World

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One hundred voters from 17 countries evaluated a ballot of 464 candidates to determine our Top 100 Courses in the U.S. and the Top 100 Courses in the World.

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2013 RANK COURSE COUNTRY DESIGNER WORLD AVG RANK 2011 RANKsort icon
1 Pine Valley US H.S. Colt
George Crump, 1918
96.16 1
9 Merion (East) US Hugh Wilson, 1912 75.79 10
97 Cabo del Sol (Ocean) Mexico Jack Nicklaus, 1994 38.44 100
12 Sand Hills US Ben Crenshaw
Bill Coore, 1994
72.5 11
11 National Golf Links of America US C.B. Macdonald, 1911 74.69 12
13 Royal Melbourne (West) Australia Alister MacKenzie, 1926 70.6 13
15 Royal Portrush (Dunluce) N. Ireland H.S. Colt, 1929 68.64 14
16 Pinehurst (No. 2) US Donald Ross, 1907 68.15 15
14 Royal Dornoch (Championship) Scotland Old Tom Morris, 1886 69.17 16
17 Ballybunion (Old) Ireland Tom Simpson
P. Murphy, 1893
66.94 17
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