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Industry Notes: Monday, February 12, 2024

USGA announces the local, final qualifying sites for the 124th U.S. Open

The Club at Olde Cypress: To undergo a clubhouse renovation project beginning in spring of 2025. When the Naples, Florida, club's multimillion dollar project concludes in January 2026, the clubhouse will boast an additional 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space, including a 2,000-square-foot kitchen to support the casual and fine dining options, expansion of its covered second floor terrace and sun deck, highlighted by a new bar area, and the addition of a golf simulator and movie theatre experience.

USGA: Announces local and final qualifying sites for the 124th U.S. Open, set for Pinehurst Resort & Country Club’s Course No. 2, June 13-16. Local qualifying, conducted over 18 holes at 109 sites in 44 U.S. states and Canada, will take place between April 22-May 20. Those players who advance out of local qualifying will join a group of locally exempt players in final qualifying, which will be conducted over 36 holes. This final stage will be held in England and Japan (May 20) and Canada (June 3) as well as 10 U.S. sites, one on May 20 and nine on June 3. Online player registration for the 2024 U.S. Open will begin on Feb. 21 and continue through April 10.