Play Open venue Trump Turnberry this summerMay 11, 2015 Golf News
Revamped clubhouse to reopen later this year prior to Ailsa major overhaul
Trump Turnberry have unveiled a programme of golfing events as the golf season gets underway.
The brand new clubhouse is set to be opened in early June after a multi-million pound refurbishment and only 22 weeks of play remaining on the existing Ailsa course, visitors are being encouraged to play in a range of these upcoming events.
Golfers are being a unique chance is offered to play the legendary Ailsa course for the last time as the ‘Turnberry from the Tips’ competition will be the last before the course begins its radical transformation in September.
This offers experienced golfers the chance to take on the Ailsa course at its toughest, with the pin positions the same as the final round of the 2009 Open Championship.
The Father’s Day Golf tournament returns on the 21st of June with families being encouraged to play the challenging Kintyre course, with the event open to adults of all ages and juniors from age 10.
Junior golfers from across the UK are actively invited to enter the Turnberry Junior Open on the Kintyre course on Thursday 16 July as aspiring future Open champions will gather for the opportunity to tee off on the on the world famous Turnberry links.
There are also junior golf camps available at the Turnberry Performance Academy during selected dates during the summer holidays, priced at just £60 for a four day school.
“It’s a very special summer at the resort this year, as we are looking forward to launching our new clubhouse and welcoming all our visitors and members to enjoy our busy events programme,” said Richard Hall, Director of Golf, Trump Turnberry. “In some cases, like Turnberry from the Tips, it could be the last opportunity to play a competition on the Ailsa in its current form, so we expect to see good numbers out enjoying this experience.”
Visitors are also being encouraged to visit the resort as spectators to watch the world’s best women golfers in the RICOH Women’s British Open which takes place from Thursday 30th July to Sunday 2nd August 2015. The Ailsa course will host the event for only the second time in the Championship’s history.
11th June – Turnberry from the Tips
On Thursday the 11th of June 2015, play the Ailsa Championship course from the tips for the very last time before this legendary course begins a major transformation in September.
For more information: http://www.turnberryresort.co.uk/from-the-tips
Sunday 21st June – Father’s Day Golf Tournament
Show your dad how much he means to you and spend the day on world famous links of the rugged Ayrshire coast. Cost £89 per team of two open to all adults and juniors from aged 10.
For more information: http://www.turnberryresort.co.uk/fathers-day
16th July – Junior Open
The Turnberry Junior Open returns to the Kintyre course on Thursday the 16th of July 2015. Open to all aspiring young golfers aiming to be the next Rory McIlroy.
For more information: http://www.turnberryresort.co.uk/junior-open
30th July – 2nd August – RICOH WOMEN’S BRITISH OPEN 2015 at Trump Turnberry
Now in its 40th year, the tournament returns to this iconic destination for the second time, so why not enjoy it in style with a special hospitality package, priced at just £95 per person
For more information: http://www.turnberryresort.co.uk/rwbo-2015