When you visit St Andrews you are surrounded by the finest collection of courses available for public play. St Andrews Links Trust, manager and custodian of 7 courses and 117 holes of golf, can boast of overseeing the largest public golf complex in Europe with its jewel in the crown, the Old Course, being possibly the most famous public course in the world.
Your one-stop-shop of the best Old Course alternatives in and around St Andrews. With last minute tee time availability and click-through booking
Plan your St Andrews golf trip: 100% geared to ballot success. Find the best months, weeks & days to ballot. Based on 2019 & 2018 results.
Playing the Old Course as a Single Golfer & how to optimise your chances of a tee time. In an in depth analysis of 18,500 tee times I reveal the best months and days of week to try your luck as a ‘walk-up’.
St Andrews Old Course Ballot – how to boost your chances of success. A unique in depth analysis of demand, supply & success data. I reveal the best month, day of week & group size based on 4000+ ‘open ballot’ tee times.
I compare 30 of the best courses in the St Andrews area, including St Andrews Old Course, Carnoustie & Kingsbarns. With tables and charts to show how tough they are to play and what a good (scratch) and average (bogey) golfer might expect to score on each course.
Sotogrande golf score predictor See your likely score to par around Valderrama and other Sotogrande courses with this simple score prediction tool Yellow tee Red tee See the ranking of each course in the Sotogrande area by overall playing difficulty along with analysis for scratch golfers and bogey golfers – read more here
How difficult is Valderrama? How does it compare with other courses in Sotogrande?Overall course difficulty rankings and data for scratch & bogey golfers. Explanation of terms used: Course Rating™Playing difficulty for scratch golfers; likely strokes takenScratch GolferScratch golfer has a handicap of 0Bogey Rating™Playing difficulty for bogey golfers; likely strokes takenBogey GolferBogey male golfer has…
Detailed explanation of terms used in measuring golf course difficulty First published: November 2016 What is a USGA Course Rating™, Slope Rating® and Bogey Rating™? These terms, defined by USGA, are essential when rating the difficulty of a course. (Terms are trademarked by USGA www.usga.org). See the data in action: HOW TOUGH IS ST ANDREWS…