Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport

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Royal Birkdale Golf Club is a golf course in the town of Southport, England, and is one of the clubs in the Open Championship rotation for both men and women. It has hosted the men's championship nine times, first in 1954 and most recently in July 2008. It is scheduled to host the 2017 Open Championship. Previous winners of the Open at Royal Birkdale are Pádraig Harrington, Mark O'Meara, Ian Baker-Finch, Tom Watson, Johnny Miller, Lee Trevino, Arnold Palmer and Peter Thomson (twice). It hosted the women's tournament for a sixth time in 2014, and was the site of the Senior Open Championship in 2013.Royal Birkdale has also hosted the Ryder Cup (1965, 1969), the Walker Cup (1951), and the Curtis Cup (1948).
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  • August 3, 2017
    I had a great 2 days watching the worlds best golfers with friends & family at Royal Birkdale. I've been before in 2008 & most English Opens since. The event was excellently presented & managed by the...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    A unique show. It was a last authentic, perfect organization. It was exciting to see our favorite players closely. The field seemed to me to be very demanding, in addition to the weather conditions were quite adverse. As well, and all enjoyed very much. The coming year, if we can, we landed again at The Open.
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  • July 26, 2017
    I got tickets for my dad for this as he wanted to go. I got myself one too and I don't particularly like golf though it has made me want to go to another golf tournament in the future! I'm glad I got ...  more »
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  • Amazing. Everything you would expect, including the wind off the Irish Sea...
  • Excellent golf course.
  • A beauty
  • Great place
  • Just played really enjoyed the day well done too all the greenstaff and club house team

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