Friday, 19 March 2010

Course
Opened – 20/10/1937
Course Designer – Remy Martin
Special Features - Good variety of interesting holes
General Playability - Varied challenge
Undulating/Flat – Undulating
Treelined/exposed - Tree lined
Many / few water hazards - Few
Changes to the Course – 6 new bunkers to toughen up the course

Greens
Type of grass - Dwarf tift
Height of cut - 3.5mm
Speed/stimp reading – 8' 6"
Any specific comments – Small undulating greens, good condition

Fairways
Type of grass –  Kikuyu
Height of cut – 13mm
General width and contouring – 25m, undulating
Any specific comments - Weak fairways due to drought

Tees
Type of grass – Kikuyu
Height of cut - 11mm
Any specific comments - Very good

Collars
Type of grass - Kikuyu
Height of cut – 11mm
Any specific comments - Very good

Rough
Type of grass – Kikuyu and wild grasses
Semi-rough - Height of cut – 35mm +
Intermediate – Height of cut – 35mm +
Rough - Height of cut – 35mm +
Any specific comments – Very light rough

Weather
In advance – Dry, hot
Forecast for tournament – Dry, sunny

Other Features
Course is on the farm of Karen Blixen and is close  to her former residence which is now a museum

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PosPlayer NameNatHolePar
1AXGREN, JohanSWE18-10
T2LOCKERBIE, GaryENG18-6
T2HEPWORTH, JamesENG18-6
4HANSEN, Anders SchmidtDEN18-5
T5KAMTE, JamesRSA18-4
T5OKELLO, JacobKEN18-4
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