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20 under will win, but having said that they are playing two par 5s as par 4s so might not be that low.    I played it one week after it reopened and hated it, was fairway, green or mud.

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Loving the pics, I have been playing Memorial about once a week now all summer and into the Autumn. They have worked sooooo hard to get the place ready, even two weeks ago the driving range etc wasn't finished. 

 

I hope all the players enjoy the course, the green complexes are what makes the course so much better having options around the green. Makes me think of proper Links golf which I have missed all year!

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Interesting to see the sole and sole plate being ground down

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When they shut Memo down for the renovation I broke down and joined a private club. I haven’t played it post renovation yet but really looking forward to going out there and watching the tourney. From what I hear the conditioning is significantly better than it was before and seems like most like the changes. Memorial is such a great place...the running trail, course, Becks Prime...truly an awesome place for everyone in the city to enjoy. I hope the pros like it but somewhat skeptical it will be a challenge from what I’ve heard. 

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15 minutes ago, txeconomist said:

When they shut Memo down for the renovation I broke down and joined a private club. I haven’t played it post renovation yet but really looking forward to going out there and watching the tourney. From what I hear the conditioning is significantly better than it was before and seems like most like the changes. Memorial is such a great place...the running trail, course, Becks Prime...truly an awesome place for everyone in the city to enjoy. I hope the pros like it but somewhat skeptical it will be a challenge from what I’ve heard. 

 

20 under will win, but having said that they are playing two par 5s as par 4s so might not be that low. 

 

I played it one week after it reopened and hated it, was fairway, green or mud.

 

I didnt play again for a few months and now I try to play it every week, its not easy to get a time, I seem to enjoy it more and more each time I play it. 

 

Holes 16 and 17 don't suit the course, reminds me more of Golf Club of Houston. They removed a lot of stuff you will remember from the course. The greens are so good and fast; played Cypresswood last week and they were so slow in comparison. 

 

On a side note just back from playing Gus Wortham and it was in great condition, greens were equally as good to Memorial. 

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