Difference between revisions of "Golf in England"
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Golf is a well established sport in England. It has in excess of 1,900 golf clubs according to the English Golf Union. Men's Golf has been organised on a National basis since 1924, although this is later than in the other British Isles and the United States. That being said many of England's golf clubs have long histories.
One of Golf's Major Competions, The Open Championship is held in England approximately every two years. It was held in England in 2011 at Royal St George's in Sandwich, Kent and Royal Lytham & St Annes in Lancashire in 2012. This was the first time consecutive Opens had ever been held in England. It will next host The Open in 2014 at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, often called Hoylake after the town where its clubhouse is located.
Mount Pleasant Golf Club. A friendly, relaxed 9 hole course with 18 tees. Smart denims OK. £9.00/£11.50 for 9 holes on weekdays/weekends. £16.00/£20.50 for 18 holes on weekdays/weekends.
Beautiful 18 hole course along the cliffs.
18 hole course.
There is a 9 hole course here at the racetrack. Also at a separate location there is a driving range and a pitch and putt course.