According to Golf Digest’s 2013-14 Rankings, 8 Long Island Golf Courses made rank on America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses.  If you’re one of many golf enthusiasts (asides from bragging rights) here are 8 more reasons why you #lovelongisland.

Here they are in order of their rankings:

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3) SHINNECOCK HILLS G.C.
Southampton, N.Y. / William Flynn (1931)
7,041 yards, Par 70 | Points: 68.9010

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FISHERS ISLAND CLUB
Fishers Island, N.Y. / Seth Raynor & Charles Banks (1926)
6,566 yards, Par 72 | Points: 66.7348

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11 (10) NATIONAL G. LINKS OF AMERICA
Southampton, N.Y. / C.B. Macdonald (1911)
6,935 yards, Par 72 | Points: 66.5795

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28 (34) FRIAR’S HEAD G.C.
Baiting Hollow, N.Y. / Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw (2002)
6,846 yards, Par 71 | Points: 64.2234

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39 (44) SEBONACK G.C.
Southampton, N.Y. Jack Nicklaus & Tom Doak (2006)
7,534 yards, Par 72 | Points: 63.3545

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42 (36) BETHPAGE STATE PARK (Black)
Farmingdale, N.Y. / Joseph H. Burbeck & A.W. Tillinghast (1936)
7,366 yards, Par 71 | Points: 63.1606

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55 (53) GARDEN CITY G.C.
Garden City, N.Y. / Devereux Emmet (1899)
6,911 yards, Par 73 | Points: 62.3816

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100 (T93) MAIDSTONE CLUB
East Hampton, N.Y. / Willie Park Jr. & Jack Park (1924)
6,423 yards, Par 72 | Points: 60.8052

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