hole 17

There have always been many great reasons to play golf at Richmond and with improvements made both on and off the course every year, these days there are even more.

 

Some changes, like new tees and bunkers, are quite obvious, but Head Greenkeeper Anthony McGeough and his team are forever making subtle modifications to every hole as they constantly strive to further upgrade all areas of the course.

 

Richmond’s extensive practise facilities (which include a three-acre range) have now been improved further by the development of an impressive three-hole Par 3 Junior/Beginner Academy to the left of the 5th fairway, a brilliant environment for budding Rory McIlroys and Lexi Thompsons to have fun and learn the basics under the expert eyes of Professional Bradley Rowntree.

Scorecards for the The Course

Tees Yards Par SSS
White 6086 71 70
Yellow 5834 71 69
Red 5462 72 72

Hole by Hole Tour

Richmond’s 18 holes comprise eight of the original nine holes and the ten which were added in 1972 by celebrated course designer, Fred Pennink, who expertly utilised every square foot of space then available.


Extra length has been found down the years and the...