This week sees the the most famous golf tournament in the world start at Royal Troon on Thursday.
This links course on the Ayrshire coast was founded in 1878 and has hosted 8 Open championships the last being in 2004 and won by Todd Hamilton other winners have been Justin Leonard, Mark Calcavecchia, Tom Watson, Tom Weiskopf, Arnold Palmer, Bobby Locke and Arther Havers.
The last six Opens at Troon have been won by Americans.
The 8th Hole is regarded as one of the worlds top par 3 holes and is named the "Postage Stamp" measuring only 123 yards and has a very small green and there are pot bunkers to catch the wayward tee shot.
The Pro shop choices of this years Champion are, Clive - Justin Rose, Mike - Jason Day & Lewis-Justin Johnson, if you entered the Pro shop Open sweepstake you can see which player you have drawn by clicking here.
Titleist Vokey Wedge Fitting Day
Following on from a successful demo day we have also scheduled a day devoted to short game. More and more people are realising how big a difference custom fitting makes to their long game and we want to encourage you all to do the same at the scoring end of your game, achieving improved accuracy and control, making those putts for par a little easier.
Come and give the latest Titleist SM6 Vokey wedges a go and see if they can make a difference to your game.
Please book an appointment in the pro shop: 02380 814343 or click here to get in touch.
Thursday 21st July 2016
Venue: Practice Ground
£10 polo shirt trade in
This week we have the shirt trade in running on selected shirts.
Do you have an old polo shirt at home that you would not dare let anyone see you wearing on the course for fear of ridicule and embarrassment?
Well fear no more.
If you bring that shirt in to us at the pro shop we will take it off your hands and give you £10 OFF any shirt in store...
We have a great selection of polo shirts in store at the minute, so bring along any old polo shirt next time you're at the club and treat yourself to nice new one.
Click here to find out more about our fantastic shirt ranges.