Every golf fan has heard the raucous crowds on TV at TPC Scottsdale’s 16th hole, where thousands of over-served spectators stay for hours, waiting for their favorite players at the biggest party in golf, the Waste Management Phoenix Open, which starts Thursday.
The short par 3 is enclosed by a temporary grandstand that—in non-COVID years—seats 16,000 fans, and the pros generally love it or hate it.
“I love it, but it’s as annoying as hell. I think of playing the 16th the whole tournament,” says Emiliano Grillo.
If the 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale is on a golf fan’s bucket list for must-see-in-person tournament golf, what are some of the others? The Road Hole at St. Andrews? The Island Green at TPC Sawgrass?
Here are a few of our choices for bucket-list holes you should get to in-person if you ever get the chance:
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