Golf

rosedale golf & country Club

@BR Boxtext bold lede colon:LOCATION: 5100 87th St. E., Bradenton.

PHONE: 756-0004.

WEB SITE: www.rosedalegcc.com.

WHO PLAYS HERE?: Semi-private.

RATES: $31-$59, varies by season (call for current rates).

YEAR/ARCHITECT: 1993/Ted McAnlis.

HOLES: 18.

PRACTICE FACILITIES: A 7-acre driving range, 18,000-square foot putting green with lots of undulations, chipping, two pitching greens and practice bunker.

PAR/YARDAGE: Gold, 72/6,714; Blue, 72/6,337; White, 72/5,882; Senior, 72/5,545; Red, 72/5,064.

COURSE RATING/SLOPE: Gold, 72.8/138; Blue, 71.1/125; White, 69.3/118; Senior, 67.4/112; Red, 71.2/118.

HEAD PRO: Mike Clayton.

DIRECTIONS: It’s located on the north side of State Road 70, about a quarter-mile east of I-75.

HOLE TO REMEMBER: The 10th hole is tricky. You must carry water off the tee; water and bunker down the entire left side of the hole to the green.

UNFORGETTABLE: No. 12, a 523-yard, par 5, has homes bordering the left side from tee to green. If you love your neighbor, hit your tee shot straight.

INSIDE INFO: Rosedale is one of the tightest courses in the area.

DID YOU KNOW?: Rosedale is home to “The School of Relaxed Golf.”

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