01 Apr '14, 10am

St Andrews Old Course set to undergo significant changes - - Does this classic course really nee…

St Andrews Old Course set to undergo significant changes - - Does this classic course really nee…

Golfing traditionalists, I suggest you look away now – as news has emerged this week that significant alterations are planned for golf’s most sacred masterpiece, the Old Course at St Andrews. The changes will be made with the aim on ensuring the course remains a stiff test for the world’s best players in the face of modern equipment. The most significant modification will come in the form of a new lake running from the “Valley of Sin” across to the adjacent first hole. Golfers teeing off on the world’s most famous course will now have to concentrate a little harder! This once infamous golfing landmark has been too-frequently tamed by modern golfers and plans are to incorporate a new challenge to the world-renowned finishing hole. The golfing powers are fed up with players making a mockery of the Valley of Sin – Constantino Rocca’s effort during the 1995 Open being a prime ...

Full article: http://www.yourgolftravel.com/19th-hole/2014/04/01/st-and...

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