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8500 River Rd
Bethesda, MD  20817-2699
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Blue Course

18 hole regulation length course

Private golf course

70 par | 7,245 yards | 142 slope

75.6 rating | Bent grass

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Blue Golf Course


The 18-hole "Blue" course at the Congressional Country Club facility in Bethesda, Maryland features 7,245 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 70.The course rating is 75.6 and it has a slope rating of 142 on Bent grass. Designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA, the Blue golf course opened in 1924. Jeffrey Kreafle manages the course as the General Manager/COO.

Course Reviews


HOME OF THE BRAVE.

KEN VENTURI WON DRAMATIC,EMOTIONAL OPEN HERE IN 1964,BATTLING BRUTAL HEAT, COURSE,AND HEAT PROSTRATION.AN M.D. ACCOMPANIED HIM ALL THE WAY ON FINAL 18,DEATH WAS IN THE EQUATION,AND PARTNER RAY FLOYD BROKE DOWN IN TEARS WHEN KEN RAMMED HOME FINAL PUTT.USGA QUICKLY ENDED 36 HOLE SATURDAY FINISH AFTER THIS NEAR TRAGEDY. POPULAR ERNIE ELS WON HERE IN 1997 WITH A STUPID NEW PAR 3 18TH HOLE. LOOK FOR A RETURN TO THE 1964 TYPE SETUP-A REALLY DIFFICULT,HILLY,PAR 70 IN 2011 OPEN.

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  • Overall
  • Latest Scores
Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Lester G. 30 97 67 08/27/11
2 William E. 29 96 67 08/10/11
3 Calculus J. N/A 74 74 07/11/05
4 Stephen M. 10 85 75 07/02/07
5 Zach B. 18 94 76 05/16/11
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Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Lester G. 30 97 67 08/27/11
2 William E. 29 96 67 08/10/11
5 Zach B. 18 94 76 05/16/11
6 Donald S. 17 93 76 08/22/08
11 Paul P. 16 100 84 05/28/08

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About Congressional, Blue

Congressional Country Club

Golf Only facility

40 tees driving range

36 regulation holes

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Course Staff

Jeffrey Kreafle, General Manager/COO
Jason Epstein, Director of Golf
Michael Giufre, Director of Golf Course Maintenance
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