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EVENT INFO

Venue
        Promoter
Woburn Golf Club (Duke’s Course)
Little Brickhill
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK17 9LJ             
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1908 370756
Fax: +44 (0) 1908 378436
Web: www.woburn.co.uk

Location:
½ mile east of A5, 4 miles west of M1, Junction 13

Nearest airports:
London Luton - LTN (20 minutes)
London Heathrow – LHR (1 hour)
        Louise Patterson
European Senior Tour
Wentworth Drive
Virginia Water
Surrey GU25 4LX
England
Tel: +44 (0) 1344 840400
Fax: +44 (0) 1344 845889
Email: lpatterson@europeantour.com

COURSE INFO

Greens
Type of grass - Poa, overseed Bents and Fescue
Height of cut - 3mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 9'6" (Tuesday), 11' by Friday

Fairways
Type of grass - Fescue, Poa and Rye
Height of cut - 10mm
General width and contouring - 30 yards
Any specific comments - diamond cut

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Fescue, Poa and Rye
Height of cut - 7mm

Rough
Type of grass - N/A
Height of cut - semi 25mm, no intermediate, rough is sparce (only in certain areas)

Weather
Weather in advance - extremely wet (6" rainfall in 6 days on the week prior to the event)
Forecast for tournament - dry and sunny with a possibility of early mist at the weekend

Course
Opened - 1976
Course designer - Charles Lawrie (Walker Cup Captain)
Special features - Scots Pines / Silver Birch
General playability - difficult par 72
Undulating / flat - undulating
Tree lined / exposed - tree lined
Many / few water hazards - few
Changes to the course - bunkers re-modelled on holes 2, 11, 14 and 15

Other features
Woburn Golf Club (Dukes Course) is a renowned tournament venue. The fairways are lined with Scots Pines and Silver Birch, making scoring difficult.  The key to scoring is the front nine with 2 reachable par 5’s and generous fairways. The back nine however is a different story. 5 par 4’s over 400yds, narrow fairways and sloping greens, not to mention the 596 yard difference in overall yardage. Players will do well to shoot 37 (level par) over the closing nine.

Card Of Course

Duke's Course, Woburn Golf Club


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
15514470 104404369
24385352 115505462
33134123 123186170
44395361 134440402
55510466 145537491
63170155 154444406
74456417 164449411
84409374 174425389
93177162 184356326
Out3531502880 In3737463426
7268966306


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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1SMYTH, DesIRL18-10
2MASON, CarlENG18-7
T3SOWA, AdanARG18-6
T3WOLSTENHOLME, GaryENG18-6
T5FARRY, MarcFRA18-4
T5QUIROS, JuanESP18-4

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