Course Info - Barclays Singapore Open

11/5/2012 10:25:56 AM

Greens
Type of grass - Tiff Eagle
Height of cut - 2.64mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 12'8"
Any specific comments - mowed with Flex 21, 14 blade reel

Fairways
Type of grass - Zoysia Matrella
Height of cut - 9.75mm
General width and contouring - tight, with lots of bunkers

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Sea Isle 2000
Height of cut - 3.8mm

Rough
Type of grass - Zoysia Matrella / El Toro
Height of cut - semi 20mm, rough 57mm

Weather
Weather in advance - very dry, only 3 days of rain
Height of cut - hot and wet, thunderstorms forecast for all four days

Course
Opened - 1985
Course designer - Ron Fream, remodelled in 2007 by Andrew Johnston
General playability - good
Undulating / flat - flat
Tree lined / exposed - parkland course
Many / few water hazards - many
Changes to the course - 6th fairway redesigned by Andrew Johnston

Other features
- Singapore has 400 thunderstorms every year
- The course is located in front of Singapore Harbour