Trivia Tuesday: Teed Off

Aptly named Florida’s Golf Capital®, Palm Beach County is home to more golf courses than any other county in the U.S. Can you guess how many golf courses you can choose from here?

A) 350

B) 38

C) 160

D) 86

The correct answer is "C". Boasting over 160 golf courses, many designed by the game’s top architects, you’ll find 160 new reasons to visit or make your home here in Palm Beach.

Photo Robert Stevens for PBBOR

Trivia Tuesday: Teeing up the Firsts

Palm Beach’s first golf course opened in 1897. Built by Henry Flagler and sitting between his two hotels on the ocean (one would become The Breakers and the other, Royal Poinciana, is gone), it was known as the Palm Beach Golf Club. In addition to being the first course on the island, it was the location of what other big first in 1925?

1) Its first golf supervising pro was also the first U.S.-born golf professional

2) Employed the first woman golf pro to supervise a course

3) First course in the world to use caddies