Which are the five founding clubs of the United States Golf Association?

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the five founding clubs of the United States Golf Association
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Clue

They all were founded in the 19th century

Answer

The five founding clubs of the USGA are Chicago Golf Club, The Country Club, Newport Country Club, Shinnecock Hills Golf Club and Saint Andrew's Golf Club.

More about the five founding clubs of the United States Golf Association

In 1894 the five clubs got together to create the United States Golf Association (USGA).

Chicago Golf Club is located in Wheaton, Illinois, a Chicago suburb, and was founded in 1892.

The Country Club is located in Brookline, Massachusetts and was founded in 1882.

Newport Country Club is located In Newport, Rhode Island and was founded in 1893.

Shinnecock Hills Golf Club is located in Southampton, New York, on Long Island and was founded in 1891.

Saint Andrew's Golf Club is located in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York and was founded in 1888.