Campo de Golf El Saler
Avda. los Pinares, 151
46012 El Saler
Tel: +34 961611186
Nearest Airport: Valencia (20 mins)

      Mike Stewart
European Tour
Wentworth Drive
GU25 4LX
Tel: 01344 840400



Type of grass - L93 Bent
Height of cut - 3mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 9'3" aiming for 9'6" Wednesday morning
Any specific comments - quite undulating and firm

Type of grass - Bermuda / Poa Annua over seeded with Rye
Height of cut - 11mm
General width and contouring - reasonably wide and contoured
Any specific comments - there are a lot of bushes, trees and sandy areas with ice plants next to fairways, so straight hitting off the tee will be very important this week

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Bermuda / Poa Annua over seeded with Rye
Height of cut - 11mm

Type of grass - Bermuda / Poa Annua over seeded with Rye
Height of cut - semi 32mm, rough topped at 88mm on Monday (won't be cut again)

Weather in advance - very wet and rainy October
Forecast for tournament - unsettled with a chance of showers most days other than Thursday, quite breezy for the tournament days

Opened - 1968
Course designer - Javier Arana
Special features - superb course located in El Saler natural Park next to the Mediterranean Sea, with holes next to the sea (5,6,7,8,9, 17 and 18) having a links feel as they are exposed and surrounded by sand dunes, while all other holes run amongst a Mediterranean pine forest
General playability - course will play quite firm
Undulating / flat - quite undulating
Tree lined / exposed - tree lined and exposed (see above special features)
Many / few water hazards - none in play on course
Changes to the course - the 8th tee has been extended by 20 metres

Other features
European Tour events played at Campo de Golf El Saler:
- Spanish Open (1984, 1989, 2001)
- Seve Trophy (2003)
- Turespaña Open Mediterránea (1993)

Card Of Course

Campo de Golf El Saler

HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14391358 104365334
24344315 115519475
35486444 123181166
43173158 134318291
55471431 144378346
64404369 155516472
74327299 164390357
84328300 173190174
93143131 184426390
Out3630672805 In3632833005

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