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Venue Info

Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Bent, Poa annua

Height of cut

- 2.7 mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 11’5’’ at beginning of week

Any comments

- Built to USGA specification

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Bent, fescue

Height of cut

- 11 mm

General width 

- 20-25 metres wide

Any comments

- None

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Bent, Poa, Fescue

Height of cut

- Tees - 8mm, Collars - 8mm

Any comments

-  None

ROUGH /SEMI

 

Type of grass

- Bent, Fescue, Rye grass

Height of cut - semi

- intermediate

- rough

- 25mm

- 64mm

- Not mown

Any specific comments

- None

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Very warm and dry through July

Forecast for tournament

- Cloudy with occasional showers

COURSE

 

Opened

- 1993

Course designer

- Jack Nicklaus

Special features

General playability

- The course is in very good condition

Undulating/flat

- Undulating

Tree-lined/exposed

- Both-tree lined and exposed

Water hazards

- Quite a few water hazards

OTHER FEATURES

 

 

- Very scenic golf course with panoramic views of the Ochil hills and Glendevon to the west.

 - The name of the course changed from the Monarchs Course to the PGA Centenary course in 2001.

 - The course hosted the Johnnie Walker Championship from 1999 to 2013 and The Ryder Cup in 2014.

-The course will host the 2019 Solheim Cup.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Card of Course

Gleneagles


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14426390 103208190
25516472 114350320
34431394 124445407
43211193 134481440
54461422 144320293
63201184 154463423
74468428 165518474
84419383 173194177
95618565 185513469
Out3637513431 In3634923193
7272436624


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