Golf Enterprise Information – Nailcote Corridor prepares to host 89th Farmfoods’ British Par 3 Championship

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The 89th version of the Farmfoods’ British Par 3 Championship returns to Nailcote Corridor within the Midlands subsequent week, the place a number of tour professionals from previous and current, in addition to a forged record of celebrities from the world of display screen, stage and sport, will come collectively to deal with the venue’s famend 1,048-yard Cromwell Course.

Going down from August 9-12, the British Par 3 Championship is a long-standing occasion on the skilled {golfing} calendar, having began out life as The British Skilled Brief Course Championship in 1933, when it was held in Torquay.

The inaugural championship was graced by a number of the all-time greats, together with many previous Open Champions akin to Alex Herd, Alf Padgham, Ted Ray, JH Taylor and Harry Vardon, whereas lots of in the present day’s main stars, together with Danny Willett and Tommy Fleetwood, graced the event earlier than going onto world fame.

This 12 months’s event will see its strongest ever line up of feminine gamers, with Charley Hull, Lauren Taylor, Amy Boulden and Sophie Powell all due to participate.

The championship, which is organised by Champions UK Plchas at all times championed inclusivity, with these with disabilities, all ages, genders, and backgrounds succeeding and making a reputation for themselves on the occasion. From the competitors’s inspirational first ever disabled participant Mike Browne, to the competitions oldest ever winner DJ Russell, to the youngest ever participant to compete within the pro-am at simply 14, Nick Matthews, the championship has supplied a platform for gamers from all walks of life.

This 12 months’s renewal will as soon as once more be hosted by twin main champion Tony Jacklin, whereas he will likely be joined by a protracted record of {golfing} greats, together with 1999 Open champion Paul Lawrie, 1992 Masters winner Ian Woosnam and three-time European Tour winner Peter Baker, who additionally received the Par 3 Championship in 1998.

Nailcote Corridor is residence to the British Par 3 Championship

Among the many celebrities on obligation will likely be former Strictly decide Len Goodman, ex-footballer Matt Le Tissier, singer Brian McFadden, former Olympic athlete Derek Redmond and plenty of extra.

Final 12 months’s event was received by Andrew Marshall, a two-time PGA EuroPro Tour winner, who scooped the €50,000 first prize with a rating of 101 (-7) for 36 holes.

For additional info and for particulars about tickets, go to www.britishpar3.com.

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