Furthermore, this all round course is also open all year round. An extensive modern drainage system and sand-based greens laid to USGA specification give year round playability, while putting surfaces are famed for their pace and precision particularly in the summer months.
Those with length off the tee will gain an initial advantage, but accuracy will also benefit the shorter hitter who keeps it out of the hazards. All holes present their own challenges, but the one we think you’ll relish the most is the 4th “Thornhill”, where a par at Stroke Index 2 is a score to be cherished. A long tree lined drive gives way to lengthy second shot into this indulating Par 4 green which is surrounded by sand on all sides.
On Mon 20th Sep the Greens staff will be carrying out their annual Autumn greens renovation. This involves deep spiking, followed by scarification, over seeding and finally topdressed. Please leave out greens that are being worked on.
### Greens staff want this job completed as quickly as possible to allow normal conditions to return. So please make their job as easy as possible. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.###
With the mild weather continuing recovery should be very quick this year but unfortunately it has to be done to make Greens playability better coming into winter conditions. ... See MoreSee Less