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Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Agrostis stolonifera & Poa annua

Height of cut

- 3.0mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 11’ 0” (Monday) aiming for 11’6’’ Thursday morning

Any specific comments

- Large undulating greens surrounded by plenty of run-off areas. Greens are quite firm.

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Agrostis stolonifera & Poa annua

Height of cut

- 7mm

General width and contouring

- Generous width and fairly flat

Any specific comments

- Mown with Green Triplex Mowers

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Agrostis stolonifera & Poa annua

Height of cut

 

Any specific comments

- None

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda 419

Height of cut

- semi

- intermediate

- rough

 

- 32mm

- 64mm

- 64mm. Last topped Friday.

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Unusually dry April and May.

Forecast for tournament

- Dry and very hot Wednesday & Thursday (over 30C which is way above the norm for this time of the year). Dry for the rest of the week but with normal temperatures from Friday (21C).

COURSE

 

Opened

- October 2004

Course designer

- Greg Norman

General playability

- Tough golf course where accuracy on the approach shots will be paramount

Undulating / flat

- Mostly flat front 9/ undulating back 9

Tree lined / exposed

- Tree lined holes: 3, 7, 14, 15, 17 & 18/ the rest are quite exposed.

Many / few water hazards

- Water hazards in play on holes 1, 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 17 & 18

Changes to the course

- New back tee on the 15th hole adding 27 meters/30yards

OTHER FEATURES

 

- We are playing the Violet course which is a composite course with holes 10-18 of the Yellow course (Tournament holes 1 to 9) and holes 10-18 of the Pink course (Tournament holes 10 to 18).

Card of Course

Real Club de Golf El Prat


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14455416 105582532
25574525 113182166
33205187 124369337
44440402 133223204
54465425 144385352
64468428 154362331
75544497 164470430
83160146 174434397
94466426 185542496
Out3637773452 In3635493245
7273266697


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14455
25574
33205
44440
54465
64468
75544
83160
94466
105582
113182
124369
133223
144385
154362
164470
174434
185542
Out363777In363549
Tot727326

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1MORRISON, JamesENG18-10
T2JIMÉNEZ, Miguel AngelESP18-6
T2ESPANA, EdouardFRA18-6
T2MOLINARI, FrancescoITA18-6
T2HOWELL, DavidENG18-6
6GRILLO, EmilianoARG18-5

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