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HNA OPEN DE FRANCE
Le Golf National, Paris, France 28 Jun 2018 - 01 Jul 2018

Venue Info

Course Info

GREENS

Type of grass -   Mix of meadow grass and bent grassHeight of cut -   3.4 mm
Speed/stimpmeter reading -    10’6’’

FAIRWAYS 

Type of grass -  Mix of bent grass, Rye and fescue.
Height of cut -   9 mm
General width and contouring -   Average width but a lot of movement through the drive zone means that they play narrower.

TEES / COLLARS 

Type of grass -   Mix of meadow grass, rye and fescue
Height of cut -  8 mm and 9mm 

ROUGH 

Type of grass -   Mix of fescue and rye grass
Height of cut - semi: 2 m  wide at 30 mm
                     - intermediate:  maintained rough at 50 mm (2 m wide around fairway 64 m around the green
                     - rough: 94 mm
Unmaintained rough has been allowed to establish in areas throughout the course to provide a more defined line of play.

WEATHER 

Weather in advance -   hot and dry. 
Forecast for tournament Dry sunny, winds from NE

COURSE 

Opened  -   1990
Course designer -  Hubert Chesneau with Robert Van Hagge as a consultant.
Special features  -  Stadium style course with lots of elevated viewing positions.  Water is very much a feature especially over the closing holes which are something of an amphitheatre with water coming in to play on 1, 2, 3, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16 and 18.

General playability 

Undulating / flat -    Quite a lot of undulation.
Tree lined / exposed -   Mostly exposed.
Many / few water hazards -   Many, see special features above.
Changes to the course - 2 new bunkers on 18th hole. 

OTHER FEATURES 

Any other features of the course or the event that may be of interest - The lakes are full of some of the largest carp in this part of the world that feed almost exclusively on the grass clippings from the golf course. 

Card of Course

Le Golf National


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14419383 104375343
23210192 113178163
35558510 124433396
44486444 134415379
54405370 145595544
64380347 154408373
74457418 163177162
83208190 174480439
95592541 184471431
Out3637153395 In3535323230
7172476625


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14419
23210
35558
44486
54405
64380
74457
83208
95592
104375
113178
124433
134415
145595
154408
163177
174480
184471
Out363715In353532
Tot717247

Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1NOREN, AlexSWE18-7
T2KNOX, RussellSCO18-6
T2SURI, JulianUSA18-6
T2WOOD, ChrisENG18-6
T5SOUTHGATE, MatthewENG18-5
T5RAHM, JonESP18-5

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