Where is the PGA Championship in 2022? Location, distance, route details for Southern Hills

Oklahoma, where the PGA Tour is sweeping the fairway.

The Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa is once again hosting the PGA Championship in 2022. The course, however, is no stranger to hosting the major.

This year marks the fifth time the PGA Championship has been held on the Oklahoma course, and typically, tournaments don’t end in major blowouts. Of the last four champions, two have won by just two moves, while another has won by just three moves.

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Here’s what you need to know about the venue for this year’s PGA Championship:

Where is the PGA Championship in 2022?

  • Course: South Hills Country Club
  • Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa is hosting the 2022 PGA Championship, the fifth time the course will be used for the tournament.

The last time the course was played for a major tournament was in 2007 for the PGA Championship. It is the only course to have hosted the PGA Championship at least four times.

The US Open has also been played at Southern Hills, with three previous tournaments held on the course.

Tiger Woods claimed victory in 2007, the 13th major win of his career, beating Woody Austin by two strokes. Here is the list of previous PGA Championship winners on the course:

Year Winner Score Margin
1970 David Stockton -1 (By 70) two shots
1982 raymond floyd -8 (By 70) three shots
1994 Nick Price -11 (By 70) Six shots
2007 Tiger Woods -8 (By 70) two shots
2022

Southern Hill Country Club Course Details

  • By: 70
  • Distance: 7,556 yards

As with past PGA Championships, this year’s tournament will be played at a Par 70 over 7,556 yards.

Holes 2, 12 and 18 are the three key holes of the course:

Hole 2: Guarded by three bunkers, the hole is on very hilly terrain.

Hole 12: Blind tee shot, with the fairway turning from right to left. There are several bunkers guarding the hole, with a water hazard on the right side of the green as well.

Hole 18: The 491-yard par-4 hole has an uneven fairway, with several sand traps scattered about halfway through. The green is also guarded by several bunkers.

Hole By Distance (meters)
1 4 468
2 4 500
3 4 472
4 4 377
5 5 656
6 3 214
7 4 489
8 3 251
9 4 391
OUTSIDE 35 3,818
ten 4 441
11 3 173
12 4 456
13 5 632
14 3 230
15 4 417
16 4 527
17 4 371
18 4 491
IN 35 3,738
TOTAL 70 7,556

Future PGA Championship venues

The 2023 PGA Championship will also take place on a familiar course, as Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, New York is set to host the event for the fourth time. Jason Dufner last won the PGA there in 2013, and the club also hosted the major in 2003 and 1980.

The venues for the next seven PGA Championships are below:

Year Course Location
2023 Oak Hill Country Club Rochester, NY
2024 Valhalla Golf Club Louisville, Ky.
2025 Quail Hollow Club Charlotte, North Carolina
2026 Aronimink Golf Club Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.
2027 PGA Frisco Frisco, TX
2028 Olympic club San Francisco
2029 Baltusrol Golf Springfield, New Jersey

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