VENUE INFO

Jon Ander Sánchez

 

Izki Golf Club

Campo de Golf de Urturi

C/Arriba s/n

01119 Urturi

Alava

Spain

 

gerencia@izkigolf.eus

 

T: +34 945 378 262

M: +34 628 555 680

 

This golf course, designed by the renowned Severiano Ballesteros, brings innovation to golf architecture. The design of its spectacular holes and open fairways, surrounded by oaks, beech and holly trees, make playing at Izki a unique experience to enjoy golfing and nature alike.

 

COURSE INFO

GREENS

       Type of grass

- Agrostis/Poa

       Height of cut

- 3.2mm

       Speed/stimpmeter reading

- Tuesday 10’8” aiming for 11’ Thursday morning.

       Any specific comments

-

FAIRWAYS

       Type of grass

- Poa /Rye

       Height of cut

- 13mm

       General width and contouring

- Quite undulated with an average width.

       Any specific comments

-

TEES / COLLARS

       Type of grass

- Poa /Rye

       Height of cut

- 11.5mm

       Any specific comments

-

ROUGH

      Type of grass

- Poa /Rye

      Height of cut - semi

                                - intermediate
                                - rough

- 38mm (cut daily)

-

- 64mm (last topped Monday, won’t be cut again)

       Any specific comments

-

WEATHER

       Weather in advance

- July and August very dry and warm. Some rain late August but nothing major. Temperature has decreased in September.

       Forecast for tournament

- Dry all week. Up to 27C until Friday turning cooler (18C) over the weekend.

COURSE

      Opened                                    

- 1994

      Course designer

- Seve Ballesteros

      Special features

- Spectacular views of the mountains with tree-lined holes surrounded by oaks, beech and holly trees.

       General playability

- The course will play shorter than the score-card shows as it is located 800 meters above seas level.

       Undulating / flat

- Undulating

       Tree lined / exposed

- Tree lined

       Many / few water hazards

- Many water hazards (especially ditches) which are really in play on holes: 7, 8, 11, 13, 17 & 18.

       Changes to the course

- Since the last time the CT played at Izki Golf (Challenge de España 2013) the 16th hole is now a par 4 measuring 443m/483y and the overall par is 72 (it used to be a par 5 with a total par of 73).

OTHER FEATURES

Any other features of the course or the event that may be of interest to web readers

- Izki Golf hosted the Challenge de España in 2002 (winner Martin Erlandsson – SWE)) and 2003 (Fredrik Widmark- SWE)

Card Of Course

Izki Golf


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14366335 104380348
24429393 114428392
35560513 125537492
44484443 134348319
54405371 143191175
63180165 154448410
74423387 164475435
85521477 173206189
93222203 185559512
Out3635903287 In3635723272
7271626559


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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1PEREZ, VictorFRA18-24
2ARNOY, Jarand EkelandNOR18-21
T3FARR, OliverWAL18-17
T3KINHULT, MarcusSWE18-17
T5WINTHER, JeffDEN18-16
T5MEJOW, PhilippGER18-16

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