The 144th Open, St. Andrews


Affair: The 144th Open

When: Sunday, July 12- Sunday, July 19, 2015

Hot Spot: St. Andrews, Scotland, UK

Deets: Since 1860, The Open has been played over some of the world’s most cherished links courses and has produced a remarkable legacy of great champions. It is the oldest and most international championship in professional golf and the Claret Jug - first presented in 1873 - is one of the most iconic trophies in all of sport.

From earlier greats such as Harry Vardon, Bobby Jones, Henry Cotton and Walter Hagen through modern legends such as Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson, Gary Player and Seve Ballesteros to exceptional talents of today Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy, the greatest players in the world have faced the unrelenting challenge of The Open for more than 150 years.

Who You May Spot: Participating golf players

Hint For The Average Socialite: Tickets are available for purchase.

ScotRail is offering a special GOLFLINK ticket, to the golf and back. See more details.

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