Calling all Sport Fans !!
If you are a golfing fan, the 12th-19th July 2020 is an exciting event to look forward to in your diary!
In 2020, The Open will return to Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent for the first time since 2011.
Opened in 1887, Royal St. George’s quickly established itself as not only one of the greatest golf courses in England, but one of the best golf layouts in the world. In fact, the Royal St. George’s Golf Club was designed to be the St. Andrews of the South.
Located on the Kent coastline, the 149th Open will showcase the world’s best players next July compete for the Claret Jug.
The Open at Royal St Georges has seen some emotional moments where golfers fulfil their dreams, including;
- Darren Clarke in 2011
- Ben Curtis in 2003
- Greg Norman in 1986 and 1993
- Sandy Lyle in 1985
- Bill Rogers in 1981
- Bobby Locke in 1957, 1952, 1950 and 1949
- Reg Whitcombe in 1938
- Henry Cotton in 1948, 1937 and 1934
- Walter Hagen in 1929, 1928, 1924 and 1922
- Harry Vardon in 1914, 1911, 1903, 1899, 1898 and 1896
- Jack White in 1904
- H. Taylor in 1913, 1909, 1900, 1895 and 1894
If you would like more information about The Open at Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent, you can visit their website here.
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(Image from The Open Royal St George’s used with many thanks)Back to News