Venue Info

Africa Open
East London Golf Club
PO Box 8039
Nahoon
5210
South Africa
Tel: +27 43 735 1356
Fax: +27 43 735 1390


Location: Eastern Cape
Nearest Airport: East London (25 mins)


Golf Course Website: www.elgc.co.za


Tournament Website:
www.africaopengolf.com

Course Info

Greens
Type of grass - Sea Dwarf Seashore Paspalum
Height of cut - 2.8mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - greens quite small and flat

Fairways
Type of grass - Cynodon / Kikuyu
Height of cut - 12mm
General width and contouring - average width

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Cynodon / Kikuyu / Paspalum
Height of cut - 7mm

Rough
Type of grass - natural indigenous grasses
Height of cut - semi 22mm, rough 100mm

Weather
Weather in advance - dry and warm
Forecast for tournament - overcast with light rain for Thursday and Friday and moderate winds

Course
Opened - 1893
Course designer - Colonel S V Hotchkin
General playability - windy as the course is by the coast
Tree lined / exposed - a lot of holes are tree lined so accuracy will be rewarded and features a unique natural course layout which meanders through coastal dunes and indigenous bush
Many / few water hazards - None

Other features
Spectacular viewing over Indian Ocean

Card of Course

East London GC


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
15507464 103176161
23175160 114478437
35506463 124429392
44367336 134320293
54323295 144431394
64308282 155534488
74389356 164318291
84362331 173166152
94468428 184375343
Out3734053115 In3532272951
7266326066


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
15507
23175
35506
44367
54323
64308
74389
84362
94468
103176
114478
124429
134320
144431
155534
164318
173166
184375
Out373405In353227
Tot726632

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1SCHWARTZEL, CharlRSA18-20
2AIKEN, ThomasRSA18-19
3KRUGER, JbeRSA18-18
T4MORRISON, JamesENG18-17
T4FISHER JNR, TrevorRSA18-17
T4SWANEPOEL, ChrisRSA18-17

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