Grandstands may line the 18th hole at St Andrews this week for the Open Championship, but starting next month, they’ll be replaced with the first ever permanent storefront featuring co-branded apparel and accessories from TravisMathew.
There’s little doubt the R&A is excited about hosting the 150th Open Championship this year at St Andrews. And in the run up to the big event in July, the governing body promises to hold a variety of smaller ones to get the rest of the world equally excited.
Of the 13,145 professional rounds played on the Old Course, no one has shot a lower score than Ross Fisher did overnight during the final round of the European Tour’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
An Open Championship played over the Old Course at St Andrews may not have much in common with this week’s Turkish Airlines Open at the Regnum Carya Golf and Spa Resort, but there is at least one thing binding the two.