Photos from the U.S. Women’s Open

by   |   June 17, 2014
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GolfWRX is live from Pinehurst No. 2, which is working double duty this week as the site of the U.S. Women’s Open.

Last week, Pinehurst No. 2 played host to the U.S. Men’s Open, where Martin Kaymer earned an 8-shot victory over the field. The course played softer on Thursday and Friday and some low scores were had, but No. 2 firmed up on Saturday and Sunday. That made the course so difficult that only three players (Kaymer, Erik Compton and Rickie Fowler) were able to finish the tournament under par.

The course will play considerably shorter for the U.S. Women’s Open, but the difficulty of the course will likely remain high. Players will need to keep their tee shots between Pinehurst’s waste areas, which take the place of traditional rough on the course, and make sure that they’re approaching the greens from the proper angles if they hope to stop their shots on the course’s upside-down-plate-shaped greens.

Check out the photos we shot of the ladies this week at Pinehurst No. 2.




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  1. don davis

    June 18, 2014 at 7:28 am

    How often do you see women golfers hiiting balls and putting while the men are warming up for the final round on the us open? I thing having the women’s open after the men on the same course is great. I only wish I could have made it to see it live. The USGA is questioned on every move they make but the never seem to lack courage when trying something new.

    • Rich

      June 29, 2014 at 7:33 am

      Couldn’t agree more. I thought it was an awesome move as well.

  2. Rich

    June 17, 2014 at 6:31 pm

    Wow! Fluff carrying Lydia Ko’s bag! That’s awesome! Who’s the girl in the pink/preached coloured skirt and top with the Callaway hat in Monday Pt 2? She doesn’t look familiar. US Opens are awesome, so many new faces, men and women.

  3. arthur

    June 17, 2014 at 11:42 am

    photos of sedena parks and other big breakers please.

    • tom

      June 17, 2014 at 10:15 pm

      Didn’t know Sedena made it. That’s awesome. Who else from Big Break?

  4. timbleking

    June 17, 2014 at 6:23 am

    Who’s that lady pictured in the article header?

    • Tommy

      June 17, 2014 at 9:54 am

      Blair O’Neill?

    • bukka

      June 17, 2014 at 11:14 am

      amy boulden

    • Timbleking

      June 17, 2014 at 1:57 pm

      To be quite honest, don’t know which one, but both are gorgeous. And those two beautiful pictures.

  5. Tommy

    June 16, 2014 at 10:58 pm

    Temps will be brutal!
    Thu 98*
    Fri 99*
    Sat 97*
    Sun 96*

  6. peter

    June 16, 2014 at 9:03 pm

    Na Yeon Choi photos?

  7. Idea

    June 16, 2014 at 8:15 pm

    This may turn out to be the greatest idea the USGA has ever had!

    • Adrian

      June 17, 2014 at 3:24 am

      I agree

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