Glen Echo Country Club - Golf - 1904 Olympics
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
N 38° 41.890 W 090° 17.715
15S E 735220 N 4286755
Quick Description: Glen Echo Country Club was the location for Golf competition during the 1904 Olympics.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/9/2007 7:42:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM19WX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TerryDad2
Views: 132

Long Description:
Glen Echo Country Club in St. Louis, MO. was formed in 1901. It was selected for the 1904 Olympics golf competition. This was the second and final Olympics where golf was part of the competitive sports.
In 2004, Glen Echo Country Club had a huge celebration to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1904 Olympics.
Today, an Olympic flag with the year 1904 flies over the clubhouse.
Olympic Games: St. Louis Summer 1904

Sport held at venue: Golf*

Start and/or Finish: Not Aplicable

Web Address with Additional Details: [Web Link]

Reference Supporting Olympic Use: Website

Details of Reference Supporting Olympic Use:

Current Use: Private Country Club

Olympic Games No 2: Not listed

Olympic Games No 3: Not listed

Sport held at venue No 2: Not listed

Additional sport(s) held at venue: Not listed

Parking Area: Not Listed

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