Tiger Woods-designed golf attraction opens in Sarasota


A hi-tech entertainment venue co-owned by Tiger Woods hopes to attract golfers and non-golfers alike.

Popstroke opens at noon on Thursday and is located between University Town Center and Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota.

It features two 18-hole putting courses, a restaurant, bar, rooftop bar, playground, games and an ice cream parlor.

“We’re big into getting people off their iPhone and iPad and experience outdoor entertainment and reconnect,” stated Greg Baroli, Popstroke co-owner.

Both putting courses were created by Tiger Woods and his design team and promises not to be like putt-putt or mini-golf.

The courses are miniaturized versions of a real golf course. Woods’ design team create traditional golf courses and the ones at PopStroke are the same design, only smaller. Each hole is either par 2 or 3.

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