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Golf Records

Flip Through the Golf Record Book


Here on About.com Golf, we have various entries on golf records - highs and lows, bests and worsts, and much more from the PGA and LPGA tours, plus from the major championships and more. This page is where we gather all those records and link you to the index pages for the various tours' and majors' record books. Click the category of golf records in which you're interested to start paging through the record book.

PGA Tour Records

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Here you'll find such records as most consecutive birdies in a row on the PGA Tour, best 72-, 18- and 9-hole stroke totals, youngest and oldest to win PGA Tour tournament. In other words, you'll find PGA Tour records!

LPGA Tour Records

Annika Sorenstam holds many LPGA Tour records
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What we said above, only for the LPGA Tour.

Masters Records

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Tournament records at Augusta National Golf Club for The Masters.

U.S. Open Records

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Tournament records at the United States Open Golf Championship, as kept by the United States Golf Association.

British Open Records

Claret Jug - British Open Trophy
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Bests and worsts, highs and lows at The Open Championship, a k a the British Open.

PGA Championship Records

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Interesting records for the PGA Championship, governed by the PGA of America.

U.S. Women's Open Records

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More USGA records, these for the U.S. Women's Open.

Ryder Cup Records

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This selection of records for the biennial, U.S. vs. Europe competition includes the best and worst winning percentages for individual players.

Solheim Cup Records

Find records from the biennial competition pitting women golfers from Europe and the United States: most wins, most losses; best - and worst - winning percentages; and much more.

Presidents Cup Records

The Presidents Cup sees Team USA and Team International do battle over three days of team and singles match play. View the bests and worsts from this tournament's history.
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