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TOURNAMENT OVERVIEW

AUGUST 19-22, 2021

THE NORTHERN TRUST

Location & Course Information

LIBERTY NATIONAL GOLF CLUB, JERSEY CITY, N.J. Opened in 2006, designed by Bob Cupp and Tom Kite on a former industrial waterfront site, the course has spectacular views of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan skyline. It hosted THE NORTHERN TRUST in 2009, 2013 and 2019 and the Presidents Cup in 2017. Yardage: 7,370; par 71.

Notable Course Features

The finishing stretch features a mix of holes, including birdie opportunities at the 150-yard par-3 14th and 325-yard drivable par-4 16th. Those are balanced by a couple of long par 4s, the 481-yard 15th and 490-yard 18th.

2020 Champion Dustin Johnson, U.S.

Quick Facts

Field: 125 players Format: 72 holes Purse: $9.5 million Winner’s Share: $1,710,000 FedExCup Points: 1,500 to the winner

Charity Benefit

Children, families and organizations benefit from the tournament’s charitable contributions, which strengthen and improve the lives of citizens in local communities.

Media Coverage Golf Channel/CBS

Social Media @TheNTGolf @thentgolf @TheNTGolf

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Dustin Johnson left little doubt as to who would be holding the trophy at TPC Boston, rolling to an 11-stroke victory at THE NORTHERN TRUST. It was his fifth career FedExCup Playoffs triumph.

“My ballstriking was unbelievable. I found something on Wednesday. I worked hard on my putting Thursday afternoon, and it paid off.” – Dustin Johnson

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