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Old Course St Andrews after 2015 Open

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The remnants of the 2015 Open at St Andrews, won by Zach Johnson, are fast disappearing with the last of the grandstands (bleachers) finally dismantled.


I managed a few last photographs from the grandstands on the 1st fairway and behind the 17th green. These are now gone.




The seats are all gone and the St Andrews Old Course greenkeepers have begun work on resurrecting the links turf on the 1st fairway which is now roped off and is currently regarded as Ground Under Repair, GUR. 


Old Course St Andrews, 18th Tee

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All golfers across the world want to experience the opportunity to drive from the 1st tee of the Old Course St Andrews, and with the local knowledge of Caddie Golf Tours we can make your trip to Scotland, the home of golf, a golfing dream come true.

Caddie Golf Tours are here, in St Andrews, to assist with gaining tee times at the courses you wish to play, accommodation you want to stay in and advice about transfers around the country to our classic Scottish links golf courses.
On Wednesday Our client Bob, from USA, enjoyed this classic view from the 18th tee up the fairway, over the famous Golfer's Bridge across the Swilcan Burn towards the R&A Clubhouse in the distance. It is just magnificent, a golfing wonder.

He managed to successfully stay within the out-of-bounds white fence on the 18th with his tee shot and we are 123 yards front edge with 26 more to the pin. The options are discussed, the shot is struck and we hit the green. A wonderful round of golf has been played a…