EVENT INFO

Venue
    Promoter

Ryder Cup Wales Seniors Open
Royal Porthcawl Golf Club
Rest Bay
Porthcawl
Wales
CF36 3UW
Tel: +44 (0) 1656 782251
Fax: +44 (0) 1656 771687
Web: www.royalporthcawl.com


Nearest Airport

Cardiff International – CWL (60 minutes; 38 km/23 miles)

Bristol International – BRS (100 minutes; 118 km/73 miles)

London Heathrow – LHR (180 minutes; 260 km/161 miles)

    Amy Watkins
Ryder Cup Wales 2010 Ltd
10th Floor
Brunel House
2 Fitzalan Road
Cardiff
CF24 0UY
Wales
amy.watkins@rydercupwales2010.com

COURSE INFO

Greens
Type of grass - Fescue, Bent, Poa
Height of cut - 4.75mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 10'6"

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Fescue, Bent, Poa
Height of cut - 7.5mm

Fairways
Type of grass - Fescue, Bent, Poa
Height of cut - 11mm
General width and contouring - 35m

Rough
Type of grass - Fescue, Bent, Poa
Height of cut - semi 38mm, intermediate 89mm, rough uncut

Weather
Weather in advance - dry
Forecast for tournament - predominantly dry and breezy

Course
Opened - 1891
Course designer - Ramsay Hunter
Special features - view of sea on every hole
General playability - traditional links
Undulating / flat - undulating
Tree lined / exposed - exposed
Many / few water hazards - only one water hazard with the beach being out of bounds
Changes to the course - new tees contrsucted on 4th and 18th holes

Card Of Course

Royal Porthcawl G.C.


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14374342 104340311
24451412 113184168
34421385 125549502
43200183 134435398
55515471 143150137
64394360 154442404
73122112 164430393
85475434 175504461
94400366 184410375
Out3633523065 In3634443149
7267966214


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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1BLAND, JohnRSA18-8
T2FRANCO, AngelPAR18-7
T2WILLIAMS, ChrisRSA18-7
4BRAND JNR, GordonSCO18-5
T5FOWLER, PeterAUS18-4
T5BOYD, BobUSA18-4

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