A mouth-watering battle on the final day of the 2016 tournament saw Henrik Stenson beat Phil Mickelson by three shots whilst carding a joint record eight-under-par of 63, to win his first Open Championship.
Since first hosting The Open in 1954, the Royal Birkdale has been (alongside Royal Lytham) the most regular venue for the Championship other than St Andrews.
Travel to the event in style on Friday 21st July - the all important 'cut' day - and leave all the stresses t
Our second Virgin Atlantic Gold Members' day of the Summer took place at The Grove in Watford, where over 90 members and sponsors took to the fairways, whilst others who were new to the game took part in a fun and informative tuition clinic with The Grove's PGA professionals. Although the sun struggled to break through early on, it was a delight to play the course in such fantastic condition after the wash out of last year, and it was great to see so many faces from that day