PGA Championship lets fans place the pin on 15th hole

Ever think you could do at better job at designing a championship-caliber golf course than the pros?

Here’s your chance to show your skills, and have your choice play a major role in deciding the 2013 PGA Championship winner.

You can man the flag at the PGA Championship, which is inviting fans to decide where the pin should be placed on the par-3 15th hole for the final round of the Aug. 8-11 event at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y.

The tournament specs for the downhill 15th hole: 181 yards, par-3 with a tight green with water in play on the right of the green and bunkers guarding the left side. The hole location can make putting a real challenge.

Fans are offered four options at picktheholechallenge.pga.com, where five-time PGA champion Jack Nicklaus walks through the challenges of each placement:

A) six yards from front fringe and four yards from the right fringe. Brings both the water and front left bunker into play.

B) 23 yards from the front fringe and rough and seven yards from the left fringe. Tucked closely to the middle bunker.

C) 25 yards from the front fringe and rough and four yards from right fringe and rough. Brings water hazard into play.

D) 30 yards from the front edge of the fringe and seven yards from the left fringe and rough. Plays the longest and brings the back bunker into play.

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