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Young San Francisco Golfers Hit The Links As U.S. Open Comes To Town

As the top golfers in the world get set to tee off at the Olympic Club, young golfers from around San Francisco are learning about golf and life lessons.


Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips to the eighth green during the semifinal round of the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club on February 26, 2012 in Marana, Arizona.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: John Recalls His First U.S. Open

Practice rounds are underway at the Olympic Club in San Francisco in preparation for the start of the U.S. Open on Thursday. As a kid in nearby Daly City, John Madden witnessed Jack Fleck’s upset victory over Ben Hogan in the 1955 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club.


U.S. Open - Preview Day 1

Woods Facing Big Test At Olympic For US Open

The expectations that have followed Tiger Woods this year are a lot like the fairways at The Olympic Club—up, down, often sideways.


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Cell Phones Banned At U.S. Open Tournament In San Francisco

The organization is looking to eliminate all possible distractions for golfers.


Casey Martin of the United States hits from a bunker during a practice round prior to the start of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 11, 2012. (Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Martin’s U.S. Open Return Kindles Time With Tiger

Driving around The Olympic Club brought back memories for Casey Martin that stretched beyond the last U.S. Open here and to his playing days with Tiger Woods down the road at Stanford.


Olympic Club Preview - Host Of The 2012 U.S. Open

Daly City Businesses Expecting Boost From Huge U.S. Open Crowds

More than 245,000 people are expected to descend on the U.S. Open at San Francisco’s Olympic Club Monday, and more than a few of them are expected to walk through the doors of businesses in nearby Daly City.


English golfer Lee Westwood watches his

Lee Westwood Builds Confidence For U.S. Open

The third-ranked Englishman was at 12 under after playing with a new set of irons ahead of the U.S. Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco next week.


Casey Martin drives golf cart. (AP file photo)

Casey Martin Preps For U.S. Open Return – With Cart Of Questions

Fourteen years after Casey Martin made history as the first golfer to use a cart in the U.S. Open, he’s returning to the hallowed Olympic Club to play in the same tournament.



U.S. Open At Olympic Club: Event Details & Tickets

For a fifth time, the U.S. Open Championship will be held at the Olympic Club in San Francisco starting June 14th through the 17th.



Local Traffic, Parking Guidelines For The 2012 U.S. Open

The United States Golf Association has announced the transportation plan for the 2012 U.S. Open Championship, scheduled for June 11-17 at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.