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NWO Golf Links

The Walking Golfer Society


Host Two Events in September


can be

found at their website:

IT IS FREE TO SIGN UP and walk-ability ratings are available

for each course. Members also receive email notification for

upcoming events.

Register for the events taking place on 9/19-20; get your exercise and

play two of the best golf courses in southern Michigan, it’s a win-win.



SOCIETY is a group dedicated

to the idea that an integral part

of golf involves walking the

course. They will host two golf

tournaments in southeastern

Michigan, September 19-20.

Competitors must carry their

own bag, use a walking cart or

arrange for a caddy.

On Saturday, September 19th

they play Orchard Lake Country

Club in West Bloomfield,

Michigan. Orchard Lakes

opened for play in 1927 and

was designed by Harry Colt and

Charles Hugh Alison.

It is ranked as one of the top

six golf courses in Michigan.

On a visit to Orchard Lakes

last month, Former U.S. Open

winner, Lee Janzen said,


course I have ever played. It is


On Sunday, competitors will

play the Dr. Alister MacKenzie




Michigan Golf Course in Ann


U of M Golf Course opened

for play in 1930 and provides

views of the University of

Michigan campus as you trek

the tree-lined fairways and

beautifully rolling terrain.Both

courses are classic designs and

revered by true aficionados of

the game.

In addition to the promotion

of walking while playing golf,

the society hosts tournaments

throughout the year at some of

the most beloved golf locations.

This year they held events at

Holston Hills and Lookout

Mountain in Tennessee and will

hold a two-day tournament at

Mid-Pines and Pine Needles on

October 3-4.