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Tuesday, 27 September 2005
Course
Opened – 2000
Course Designer – Kyle Phillips
Special Features - large undulating greens
General Playability – good test of links golf with stunning views.
Undulating/Flat – quite a flat course with undulating fairways.
Treelined/exposed – very exposed links course
Many / few water hazards – very few
Changes to the Course – redesign of bunker on 13th hole

Greens
Type of grass - fescue & bent
Height of cut - 5mm
Speed/stimp reading - approx 9.5 on the stimp
Any specific comments – more grass cover then in previous year

Fairways
Type of grass – fescue, bent & poa pratensis
Height of cut – 12mm
General width and contouring – wide fairways
Any specific comments -

Tees
Type of grass – fescue, bent & poa pratensis
Height of cut - 7 mm

Collars
Type of grass - fescue, bent & poa pratensis
Height of cut – 7 mm

Rough
Type of grass – sheeps fescue
Semi-rough - Height of cut – 37mm
Intermediate – Height of cut –
Rough - Height of cut – 100mm
Any specific comments –

Weather
In advance – dry
Forecast for tournament – wet &windy

Other Features
A lot of bunkers so accuracy from tee will be rewarded

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