“The Jac” in Fort Lauderdale is a jack-of-all-trades for golfers-of-all-tees. Much could be said about why this is a complete, challenging, and fun golf vacation destination. And to understand it better, one must see the parts – the why of the golf facility’s being the “it” place in Southern Florida. The Jacaranda Golf Club – East Course is a good place to start.
With a golfing yardage measuring 7, 195 yards from the longest tees, the Jacaranda Golf Club – East Course will undoubtedly take golfers of all playing skills to a myriad of playing experiences courtesy of its four different sets of tees. After its most recent renovation under the skillful mastery of Bobby Weed, the course is now in its most superb, most playable form with Paspalum tee boxes and fairways. The unique bunkering and the excellent conditioning of the surrounding greens all combine to make the new East course ideal for any golf getaway. And that is taking optimum advantage of the state’s perfect weather. This quality of the course makes it a favorite not only for golf vacations but for some of Florida’s and the nation’s most awaited golf tourneys.
The Jacaranda Golf Club – East Course has played host to PGA TOUR Q-School; U.S.Open Qualifying; Florida Open Qualifying; 2000 U.S. Amateur Qualifying, Nationwide Tour Qualifying. The course has also been the home of the Broward County Amateur Golf Tournament for the last sixteen years. This is enough a proof that the Jac truly is for everyone and everything related to golf – whether just a recreational round or two, a full-blown golf trip, or an epic championship tournament.