Famed Copperhead Course was Site of Tiger’s Comeback

By John Ingoldsby

The shining star that is Innisbrook Golf & Spa Resort lit up brightly last March when Tiger Woods wowed the golf world with a weekend run up the leaderboard at The Valspar Championship to jump-start his 2018 comeback by contending on a Sunday.

The white-hot spotlight that played out with Tiger finishing T-2 on the legendary Copperhead Course stuck with me these many months. So what better way to relive it than to start the winter golf season by staying and playing there, taking an early sojourn south in the aftermath of the rainiest and rawest New England November ever.

From the moment I drove in the gate on a sun-splashed Sunday afternoon in early December, I knew I had found golf paradise. More