Quite the Lashes

July 24, 2005

Of all tournaments measured on the PGA Tour since 1997, last week's British Open yielded the longest average driving distance by players who made the cut. Here are the top averages over that period. --Sal Johnson

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EVENT AVG. YARDS
2005 British Open 315.7
2004 Reno-Tahoe Open 308.9
2003 NEC Invitational 305.3
2003 Reno-Tahoe Open 304.8
2003 American Express 303.4
2002 Bell Canadian Open 302.8

 

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)