Venue Info

Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte Hotel, is one of Europe’s premier contemporary exclusive golf and lifestyle destinations.

Located on the southern coast of Sicily and set in 230 hectares of stunning landscape overlooking the Mediterranean, the resort offers golfing guests and families a 5* resort, two 18-hole championship courses and a nine-hole par-three course, all designed by world-renowned golf architect Kyle Phillips, an award-winning 4,000sqm spa, 6 tennis courts, a 60m two-tiered infinity pool, numerous watersports, one football pitch a 170sqm fully-equipped gym and a collection of running trails through olive and lemon groves. And there is a 1.8km stretch of private coastline to enjoy too.

Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Creeping bentgrass

Height of cut

- 2.9mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- TBA

Any specific comments

- Greens firmer than previous years

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda Tifway 419

Height of cut

- 12mm

General width and contouring

- Quite flat and narrower than average

Any specific comments


TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda Tifway 419

Height of cut

- Tees 10mm, Collars 10mm

Any specific comments

 

ROUGH / SEMI

 

Type of grass

- Bermuda with Ryegrass overseeded

Height of cut

- semi

- intermediate

- rough

- Any Specific Comments

 

- 22mm

- 50mm

- 90mm

 

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Spring average temperature

Forecast for tournament

- Average Temperature 18-22 degrees

COURSE

 

Opened

- 2009

Course designer

Special features

 

General playability

Undulating / flat

Tree lined / exposed

Many / few water hazards

 

Changes to the course

- Kyle Phillips

- The Championship Course will be a composite designed by Kyle Phillips that used all of the sea front holes for tournament

- Course in superb condition

- Flat

- Tree lined / exposed

- Water hazard on holes 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 15, 16, 18

 

 

 


 

OTHER FEATURES         

- This year's Championship will be the 2nd edition of the event.

 

Card of Course

Verdura GC


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14398364 104442404
25591540 114492450
34470430 125569520
44352322 133186170
53164150 144474433
64507464 153178163
73122112 164435398
84413378 174405370
95542496 184477436
Out3635593256 In3536583344
7172176600


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14398
25591
34470
44352
53164
64507
73122
84413
95542
104442
114492
125569
133186
144474
153178
164435
174405
184477
Out363559In353658
Tot717217

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1QUIROS, AlvaroESP18-14
2LOMBARD, ZanderRSA18-14
3LI, HaotongCHN18-13
4ANGLES, PepESP18-12
T5FRASER, MarcusAUS18-11
T5SCRIVENER, JasonAUS18-11

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