Opened – 2004
Course Designer – Nick Faldo
Special Features - Undulating greens with limited pin positions
General Playability Course is in good condition
Undulating/Flat – Flat
Treelined/exposed - Exposed Course. Wind affecting the course.
Many / few water hazards - Quite a few water hazards
Changes to the Course –
Type of grass - A4 Creeping Bent
Height of cut – 3.50 mm
Speed/stimp reading – 9.0
Any specific comments – Very undulating greens with limited choices for pin placements. 10 greens have suffered from severe ice-burn which is adversely effecting the putting surface
Type of grass – Rye grass
Height of cut – 12mm
General width and contouring – Average width
Any specific comments -
Type of grass – A4 creeping Bent
Height of cut - 9mm
Type of grass - A4 creeping Bent
Height of cut – 9mm
Type of grass – Tall Fescue
Semi-rough - Height of cut – 25mm
Intermediate – Height of cut –
Rough - Height of cut – 50mm
Any specific comments – Being early in the season, there is no rough to penalize wayward shots.
In advance – Very cold and dry
Forecast for tournament – Cool, hazy, chance of a shower on Sunday.
Thousands of trees have been planted over the last couple of years. Situated in down town Beijing, the course is located next to the Olympic stadium & village for 2008.
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