Monday, 02 July 2007

Course
Opened – 1985 (9 holes)
Course Designer – Lucien Roux
Special Features - undulating greens
General Playability - a good test for all levels of players
Undulating/Flat - undulating
Treelined/exposed - trees
Many / few water hazards - no water hazards
Changes to the Course – tee extensions

Greens
Type of grass - POA – AGROSTIDE
Height of cut - 3.1 mm
Speed/stimp reading – 9’6"
Any specific comments - undulating greens

Fairways
Type of grass – RYE GRASS / FESCUE
Height of cut – 12mm
General width and contouring – 30 yards
Any specific comments - Tree lined fairways. Plenty of doglegs. Accuracy frem the tee required.

Tees
Type of grass – RYE GRASS / FESCUE
Height of cut - 10mm
Any specific comments -

Collars
Type of grass - RYE GRASS / FESCUE
Height of cut – 10mm

Rough
Type of grass – RYE GRASS / FESCUE
Semi-rough - Height of cut – 35mm
Intermediate – Height of cut –
Rough - Height of cut – 80mm
Any specific comments – none

Weather
In advance – Rainy
Forecast for tournament – Good weather expected for the week

Other Features
At the foot of the Puy de Dome, home source of volvic still water.

Get Adobe Flash player

R2D Fantasy

Media Centre

Official Partner

Official Suppliers

This website is © The PGA European Tour 1997 - 2014. PGA European Tour, Wentworth Drive, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4LX. Registered in England No. 1867610.
All rights reserved. No reproduction, distribution or transmission of any information, part or parts of this website by any means whatsoever is permitted without the prior written permission of the PGA European Tour.