Venue Info

Venue             Promoter
Oceânico Victoria Golf Club
Vilamoura
Portugal
            Peter Adams
Director of International Championships
The European Tour
Wentworth Drive
Virginia Water
Surrey
GU25 4LX
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1344 840400
Fax: +44 (0) 1344 840500
Email: padams@europeantour.com

Course Info

Greens
Type of grass - L93 Bentgrass
Height of cut - 3mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 11'
Any specific comments - very large and undulating greens

Fairways
Type of grass - Bermuda 419
Height of cut - 10mm
General width and contouring - average width
Any specific comments - a lot of fairway bunkers

Tees / collars
Type of grass - L93 Bent / Poa (collars) and Bermuda 419
Height of cut - 10mm

Rough
Type of grass - Ryegrass / Bermuda
Height of cut - semi 32mm, rough 80mm
Any specific comments - since the start of 2012 the club have decided to return the primary rough grass species to Bermuda

Weather
Weather in advance - significant rain the week before the tournament
Forecast for tournament - hot and breezy, average temperature of 25C

Course
Opened - 2004
Course designer - Arnold Palmer
General playability - rough not very punishing, putting will be the key
Undulating / flat - very flat
Tree lined / exposed - very exposed
Many / few water hazards - four lakes come in to play on seven of the holes
Changes to the course - third hole is being played as a 481 yard par four and the 12th hole has been lengthened to 593 yards

Other features
Hosted the World Cup in 2005 and is one of five courses at Vilamoura, seven in the Oĉeanico Group

Card of Course

Oceânico Victoria Golf Club


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14446408 104406371
24358327 114385352
34481440 125593542
44407372 133200183
55579529 144424388
63218199 154315288
74510466 163208190
83168154 175589539
94442404 184463423
Out3536093299 In3635833276
7171926575


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14446
24358
34481
44407
55579
63218
74510
83168
94442
104406
114385
125593
133200
144424
154315
163208
175589
184463
Out353609In363583
Tot717192

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1LYNN, DavidENG18-18
2WALTERS, JustinRSA18-17
T3GALLACHER, StephenSCO18-16
T3WIESBERGER, BerndAUT18-16
T3WARING, PaulENG18-16
T6OTTO, HennieRSA18-15

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