The 2012 Ryder Cup - Medinah Country Club, Medina, Illinois, USA
25 September - 30 September 2012
Medina, Illinois, USA
Located approximately 35 minutes from downtown Chicago, Medinah Country Club has hosted three U.S. Opens, two PGA Championships, the 1988 U.S. Senior Open plus three Western Opens and next year the prized 2012 Ryder Cup.
Officially called Ryder Cup Matches, The Ryder is contested every two years, the venue alternating between courses in the United States and Europe, with teams from each continent vying for both the cup and the collective pride of the nations they represent.
Accommodation for the 2012 Ryder Cup will be at a premium with players, officials and fans of the Ryder Cup Matches keenly seeking out quality Hotels, Motel, Self catering accommodation or private homestay or rental accommodation.
The skill of the professionals, the spectacle and majesty of such fiercely contested matches, should not be missed - so be sure to book your accommodation for The 2012 Ryder Cup without delay.
Chicago is a city of world-class status and unsurpassed beauty. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan in the heart of the Midwest, Chicago is home to astonishing architecture, an internationally acclaimed symphony orchestra, renowned architecture, award-winning theatre, and much more. The city’s 26 miles of lakefront paths are just one reason Chicago is one of the most beautiful and easiest cities in the world in which to walk. Here, you can also bike, swim or go fishing.
It is often described as a friendly destination and you will agree when you accept its warm invitation to sample such free attractions as Lincoln Park Zoo - home to more than 1,000 animals. Navy Pier is the Midwest’s top tourist destination with its boardwalk, boat tours and countless dining and shopping options.
One important Chicago destination is the Magnificent Mile along Michigan Avenue, an eight-block stretch of more than 460 stores that offer luxury items, beautiful bargains and everything in between.
You will find restaurants of every nationality. Feel free to match your mood to one of the city’s elegant dining spots, charming cafes, intimate bistros, convivial eateries, pizza palaces or another of the endless alternatives.
The city has a long tradition of jazz and blues and there are some great live venues which attract big-name talent. Its highly acclaimed theatre district hosts mega-musicals, plays and dance productions straight from Broadway. Chicago really is a very vibrant and accommodating city, come and find out for yourself...
The 2012 Ryder Cup will be held September 25-30 at Medinah Country Club, Medina Illinois USA.