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Venue Info

Venue Address:
No.1 Longdong Avenue
Pudong
Shanghai
Post Code: 201203
Tel:(86-21) 5833 8888

Tournament Schedule
 
Monday 20th April       Official Practice Day
         
Tuesday 21st April       Official Practice Day
      Opening Ceremony
         
Wednesday 22nd April       Championship Pro-Am
            
Thursday 23rd April       1st Round of the Volvo China Open
        Play will commence at approximately 7:00am with a 2-tee start and is estimated to finish at 6:15pm
         
Friday 24th April       2nd Round of the Volvo China Open
        The field will be cut to the 65 leading and ties
        Play will commence at approximately 7:00am with a 2-tee start and is estimated to finish at 6:15pm
         
Saturday 25th April       3rd Round of the Volvo China Open
        Play will commence at approximately 7:00am with a 1-tee start and is estimated to finish at 5:00pm
         
Sunday 26th April       Final Round of the Volvo China Open & Prize Presentation 
        Play will commence at approximately 7:00am with a 1-tee start and is estimated to finish at 5:00pm

For further information, please visit: www.volvochinaopen.com

The World-Class Championship Golf Course
Tomson Group’s aim is to build one of the top ten golf clubs in the world. It has invested 100 million US Dollars in building Tomson Shanghai Pudong Golf Club, which is a world-class 18-hole par 72 championship golf course. Situated on a 1.4 million square meters of land with a total length of 7343 yards, the style of the golf course combines classical, traditional and modern characteristics of design from Britain, United States and Japan.

Please read more here.

Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Creeping Bentgrass

Height of cut

- 3.3 mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 11'6"

Any specific comments

- Firm, true and in very good condition

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda

Height of cut

- 11mm

General width and contouring

- Generous width

Any specific comments

- Tight lies

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda

Height of cut

- 9mm

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Zoysia

Height of cut

- semi

- rough

 

- 40mm

- N/A

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Cool and wet

Forecast for tournament

- Rain in the early part of the week becoming warmer with some sunny weather.

COURSE

 

Opened

- 1997

Course designer

- Kato Shinsuke

General playability

- Due to the time of the year the rough is not very penal. A lot of run off areas around the greens.  

Undulating / flat

- Flat

Tree lined / exposed

- Most holes are tree lined

Many / few water hazards

- Quite a few water hazards

Changes to the course

- Since 2008 four greens have been re-designed. 2,8,16 & 17

OTHER FEATURES

 

- “Mount Fuji” between 9th hole & 18th hole
- The Great Wall of China on hole 4

Card of Course

Tomson Shanghai Pudong GC


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14404369 104386353
25550503 114371339
33249228 123203186
44490448 135568519
54414379 144356326
64440402 154477436
74388355 164461422
83182166 173216198
95570521 185590539
Out3636873371 In3636283318
7273156689


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14404
25550
33249
44490
54414
64440
74388
83182
95570
104386
114371
123203
135568
144356
154477
164461
173216
185590
Out363687In363628
Tot727315

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1WU, AshunCHN18-9
2HOWELL, DavidENG18-8
T3GRILLO, EmilianoARG18-7
T3MEESAWAT, PromTHA18-7
T3LEVY, AlexanderFRA18-7
6LI, Hao-tongCHN18-6

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