|How many players can you name?|
The last major tournament held at this iconic links was The Walker Cup in 2007, won by the USA. Here's a photo taken from the www.walkercup.org website.
Just take a look at the list of US players who played on that team and are now regularly on weekly leaderboards.
But while these players win tournaments and change the face of the Professional game, the brilliance of Royal County Down will carry on as before - graceful, distinguished and unforgettable.
|RCD's 9th hole. One of the great holes in the world and the drive is |
terrifying. It's blind (assuming you can reach, with the tip
of the Slieve Donard Hotel sneaking above the dune top.
For more details on this breaking news check out Brian Keogh of IrishGolfDesk and the Irish Times.
Here are photos of the course from start to finish.