Course Info - The Gujarat Kensville Challenge 2013

28/01/2013 11:12:59
Greens
Type of grass - Tiff dwarf Bermuda
Height of cut - 3.5mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 10'5"
Any specific comments - big with a lot of slopes

Fairways
Type of grass - selection type 1 Bermuda
Height of cut - 12mm
General width and contouring - narrow
Any specific comments - generally narrow with out of bounds bordering most of them

Tees / collars
Type of grass - selection type 1 Bermuda (tees), Tiff dwarf Bermuda (collar)
Height of cut - 10mm

Rough
Type of grass - selection type 1 Bermuda
Height of cut - semi 27mm, rough 60mm
Any specific comments - not very penal

Weather
Weather in advance - sunny and warm
Forecast for tournament - sunny and warm, breeze

Course
Opened - 2006
Course designer - KD Bagga
General playability - tight course with a lot of out of bounds in play
Undulating / flat - very flat
Tree lined / exposed - a lot of trees on side of fairways
Many / few water hazards - many ditches and hazards around
Changes to the course - hole 16 (par 3) played off forward tee

Other features
Hole 14 - there is a 300 year old small temple that has been kept and looked after