InsideGOLF Exclusive: Unveiling (and breaking down) GOLF’s newest Top 100 Courses in the U.S. ranking

National Golf Links of America in Southampton, N.Y.

National Golf Links of America in Southampton, N.Y., comes in at No. 4 on the list.

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Bucket-list golf-course seekers, grab your Sharpies — GOLF’s newest Top 100 Courses in the U.S. ranking is here. The latest and greatest list is in GOLF’s Nov./Dec. magazine, which goes on sale next week and will be unveiled on our website around the same time.

But who can wait that long? That’s why we provided this sneak peek exclusive for InsideGOLF members. Below, our Jessica Marksbury discusses the list, surprises, trends and more with GOLF senior writer and course rater Josh Sens and GOLF architecture editor Ran Morrissett.

Watch the video below to get all the inside info, and you can see the newest list running across the bottom of the screen. Stay tuned to for more Top 100 Course content, which includes more exclusive goodies only for InsideGOLF members.

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