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Course Info

GREENS

 

Type of grass

- Mix of Bent and Poa grass

Height of cut

- 3 mm

Speed/stimpmeter reading

- 11’0’’

Any specific comments

- Very good surface

FAIRWAYS

 

Type of grass

- Mix of Fescue and Bent grass

Height of cut

- 12 mm

General width and contouring

- Generally wide, subtly undulating and very penal heather

Any specific comments

- Very firm

TEES / COLLARS

 

Type of grass

- Mix of Fescue, Bent and Poa grass

Height of cut

- 7 mm

Any specific comments

-

ROUGH

 

Type of grass

- Mix of Fescue and Bent grass

Height of cut - semi

- intermediate
- rough

- 50 mm

- N/A

-

Any specific comments

- Heather dominant stand of natural rough

WEATHER

 

Weather in advance

- Very warm and dry summer, a lot of rain Saturday before the event

Forecast for tournament

- Mild with possible showers

COURSE

 

Opened

- 1903

Course designer

- Herbert Fowler

Special features

- Heather in many areas including bunkers

General playability

- Fairly wide hitting area but don’t miss it in the heather

Undulating / flat

- Flat

Tree lined / exposed

- Exposed

Many / few water hazards

- One small water hazard on hole 2, not necessarily in play

Changes to the course

- Composite course. Using two holes of the New Course, 12 and 13, instead of 1 and 3 of the Old Course

 

 

 

OTHER FEATURES

 

Any other features of the course or the event that may be of interest to web readers

- New tee on hole 2 which is played as a 545 yard par 5. The three par 5’s are relatively short at 545, 558 and 529 yds but the par 4’s are generally long and from all the back tees the course can measure 7,632 yds in total

Card of Course

Old Course


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14435398 104396362
25519475 115529484
34437400 124451412
44427390 134465425
53183167 144470430
65558510 154408373
74400366 164475434
84442404 173206188
93189173 184404369
Out3635903283 In3638043477
7273946760


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14435
25519
34437
44427
53183
65558
74400
84442
93189
104396
115529
124451
134465
144470
154408
164475
173206
184404
Out363590In363804
Tot727394

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1PEPPERELL, EddieENG18-9
2BJÖRK, AlexanderSWE18-7
T3HERBERT, LucasAUS18-5
T3SMITH, JordanENG18-5
T5HORSFIELD, SamENG18-4
T5LEWIS, TomENG18-4

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