Venue Info

Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- L93 Bent & Poa

Height of cut

- 3mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 10'6" 

Any specific comments

- Pedestrian mowers

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Kikuyu

Height of cut

- 12mm 

General width and contouring

- 25yds

Any specific comments

- East & West - Diagonal and contour cut every day

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Kikuyu

Height of cut

- 12mm

Any specific comments

- Mowed every day & boxes

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Kikuyu with mixed wild grasses

Height of cut

- semi

- intermediate

- rough

- Any Specific Comments

 

- 35mm

-

- 85mm

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Warm sunny weather with days of heavy rain

Forecast for tournament

- Very wet week with potential thunderstorms

COURSE

EAST

WEST

Opened

- 1935

- 1929

Course designer

-Bob Grimsdell

(Major upgrade - Mark Muller 1998)

- Major Hotchkin / Bob Grimsdell

(Major upgrade - Mark Muller 1999)

Tree lined / exposed

- 2.5km long stream with eleven ponds

 

SPECIAL FEATURES       

- Member friendly and champion challenging. Trees on both courses. About 1800 exotic and indigenous trees.

OTHER FEATURES         

- Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club is Audobon Int. Sanctuary 'certified' with care to the golf course enviroment and better management practices. The course is in the process of acquiring its GEO certification.

 

Card of Course

EAST COURSE


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
15516472 104518474
23253231 114500457
34502459 123198181
44476435 134420384
53177162 144452413
65580530 154481440
74459420 163208190
85553506 174387354
94425389 185551504
Out3739413604 In3537153397
7276567001


WEST COURSE


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14409374 104422386
25539493 114379347
34511467 124451412
44386353 133206188
53121111 144475434
64408373 155535489
74492450 163175160
83234214 174381348
95554507 184525480
Out3636543342 In3535493244
7172036586


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
15516
23253
34502
44476
53177
65580
74459
85553
94425
104518
114500
123198
134420
144452
154481
163208
174387
185551
Out373941In353715
Tot727656
HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14409
25539
34511
44386
53121
64408
74492
83234
95554
104422
114379
124451
133206
144475
155535
163175
174381
184525
Out363654In353549
Tot717203

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1FICHARDT, DarrenRSA18-15
T2MANLEY, StuartWAL18-14
T2WARING, PaulENG18-14
T4MORRISON, JamesENG18-13
T4STONE, BrandonRSA18-13
T4KRUYSWIJK, JacquesRSA18-13

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