2011 British Open Tour 4th-18th July

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					                                 2011 British Open Tour
                                     4th-18th July
The Ultimate “Bucket List” Golf Tour! Join us as we play 7 of the British Open
host courses and then watch the last two days of the 2011 B Open at Royal St
    George GC. Limited to only 32 golfers this will be a tour to remember!

Monday 4th July
You will need to arrive in Edinburgh by this date. If you advise us of your flight details we can
arrange transfers from the airport otherwise make your own way to the hotel. (We can book
your flights for you that will tie in with the itinerary.) If you prefer to arrive early extra nights
accommodation can be booked for you. Your tour guide Michael Mosher will be there from
          rd
Sunday 3 July.

HOTEL: Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

Set in the heart of Scotland’s capital city, within walking distance of
both Waverly and Haymarket train stations and with the facilities to
accommodate up to 200 delegates, the Macdonald Holyrood Hotel is
the ideal venue for this trip. The hotel offers the complete package:
luxurious accommodation, fantastic food and drink, extensive leisure
facilities and personalized service to ensure that everything runs
smoothly.

Tuesday 5th July
Today the group will be split in two - 16 players will play a Private Course and 16 will go to
Kingsbarns Golf Links. On Thursday the groups will swap over.

Tonight we will have a welcome function including drinks and canapés.



Golf: Kingsbarns Golf Links
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

The word “links” certainly applies to Kingsbarns Golf Links. It is “linked”
to the sea on many holes and the sea is in view on virtually all of them.
Beginning at the second hole you begin an intimate relationship with the
sea. Holes 2 thru 5 will get your competitive juices flowing presenting you
with beautifully designed golf holes set in the most gorgeous terrain.
Although holes 2 thru 5 are memorable, I have never seen a more
beautiful run of holes than 11 thru 17 They are, in every sense of the
word, spectacular. The North Sea is behind you on the tee or in front of
you as you are firing at the green or on your left or right off the fairway, or
is at least in sight. You either see it or feel it or smell it or hear it. It’s an
exhilarating sensation and, on a sunny day, it is golf at its absolute finest.

One of the newer courses on this trip but could be the best course on the tour !
Wednesday 6th July

Golf: Carnoustie Championship Course
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

Carnoustie Championship course is now in the finest condition it has ever
been. Not only does it offer the ultimate challenge to every golfer but it
provides a playing quality second to none. The Barry Burn eases it’s way
through the final 3 holes, quietly awaiting the shot that is slightly less than
perfect. It was there in 1999 that Frenchman Jean Van de Velde lost the
chance of being Open Champion and a place in history

Thursday 7th July

Today the group will be split in two - 16 players will play a Private Course and 16 will go to
Kingsbarns Golf Links.

After golf transfer to St Andrews for 3 nights.

HOTEL: Rusacks Hotel

The Macdonald Rusacks Hotel in St Andrews is, without doubt, one of the
most famous golf hotels in the world. Virtually within a sand wedge of the
18th hole on the world-renowned Old Course, Rusacks combines
luxurious accommodation with a front row seat on sporting history. The 2
AA rosette award-winning restaurant serves the finest food and drink
against a backdrop of the world's most photographed golf course.
Magnificent views out to sea take in St Andrews' West Sands,
immortalised in the opening scenes of the Oscar winning film, Chariots of
Fire.

Friday 8th July

9am - Links Golf Clinic

Jim Farmer who is Captain of the British PGA conducts a clinic to show you how to play Links
Golf – bump and runs, hitting it low, getting out of pot bunkers and so on. This will be a great
warm up to playing the Old Course!

Golf: Old Course, St Andrews
(Caddy provided – walking only)

I'm not sure anything needs to be said but from the moment you
arrive at The Old Course you can tell Golf has been nurtured here
for 600 years. Home of the 2010 British Open. The course is full of
well known landmarks in golf - Hell Bunker and The Coffins as well
as landmarks like High Hole, the most celebrated par 3 in golf, The
Road hole & the Famous Swilcan Bridge. So many photo
opportunities in one course - what an experience.

Two quotes that should get the juices flowing.

“I fell in love with it the first day I played it. There's just no other golf course that is even
remotely close." Jack Nicklaus

"Without a doubt I like it the best of all the Open venues. It's my favourite course in the world."
Tiger Woods
Saturday 9th July

Golf: Castle Course, St Andrews
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

St. Andrews' Castle Course plays on cliffs overlooking the sea and
the historic townscape below, making for one of golf's more unique
stages. It comes complete with blind shots, cliff carries, severely
sloped greens and stunning vistas (you can see St. Andrews Bay from
every hole, and the city from most greens and/or tees). This is one of
the most spectacular new courses to be built anywhere in the world
over the last 30 years.


Sunday 10th July

Today after breakfast you will be transferred to Turnberry Hotel for 2 nights

HOTEL: Turnberry Hotel

Turnberry Hotel is situated on a magnificent stretch of the Atlantic
coastline, with the gently rolling Scottish countryside at its back.
Turnberry Hotel has two excellent restaurants; The Turnberry
Restaurant is a fine dining experience where the emphasis is on fresh
local ingredients, beautifully prepared. The Terrace Restaurant is
situated above the Spa and offers more casual dining. The hotel has
an excellent Spa offering all that you would expect from a 5* hotel,
their highly trained therapists offer a large range of treatments.

Monday 11th July

Golf: Turnberry Ailsa Course
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

Home of the famous 2009 Open were Tom Watson nearly created history.

Named after the third Marquess of Ailsa, who owned the land on which it was built, this par-
70, 7,211-yard championship course is one of golf’s storied places. Home to three Open
Championships, Ailsa has shaped some of the most remarkable moments in the tournament’s
history. On its stony ridge on the edge of the sea, the 9th hole is Turnberry’s trademark. The
landmark lighthouse casts shadows over the 13th-century ruins of Bruce’s Castle, the reputed
birthplace of Scotland’s hero king Robert the Bruce, and the narrow path to the tee and the
drive across the corner of the bay fill players with trepidation. The back nine, like the front
nine, require both cleverness and control. The steep incline of the plateau green on the 13th
hole—Tickly Tap or “Tricky Little Stroke”—makes one of the largest putting surfaces on the
course look rather small. Likewise, the subtle contours of the 17th hole, Lang Whang, slightly
obstruct each shot—also characteristic of the trickery of Turnberry. On the 18th, with the red-
roofed hotel in sight to distract, gorse running down the right side and small dunes peeking up
just enough to
block your view
of the landing
zone, finding the
fairway is even
more difficult.

.
Tuesday 12th July

Golf: Royal Troon Old Course
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

Founded in 1878 by a few enthusiasts Royal Troon Golf Club has
outgrown its purely local reputation and is now known as one of the
finest championship courses in the world. The Old Course today
presents a stern golfing examination and in particular the inward half of
Royal Troon is widely accepted as the most demanding of any Course
on the Championship rota. One of the great links courses in Scotland,
the Old Course is a challenging test of golfing ability. With the wind to
contend with, and deep rough interspersed with gorse and broom,
accurate shot making is essential. Players should make their scores on
the outward nine, as the prevailing north-westerly wind can make the back nine extremely
difficult.

After golf transfer to Liverpool for 3 nights.




LIVERPOOL HOTEL: Atlantic Tower Hotel

The Atlantic Tower Hotel is located near Aintree Racecourse and overlooks
Liverpool’s famed UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront Site. When you fancy
a bite to eat or a relaxing drink, our bars and restaurants offer unique and
magnificent views over some of the city’s greatest landmarks. You’ll find
plenty of things to do in Liverpool, its packed with history, culture and
shopping and the Atlantic Tower is the ideal base from which to discover
them. We're just a short walk away from Liverpool icons - the Liver Building,
the new Liverpool One shopping district, Albert Dock and Liverpool Echo
Arena. Liverpool is a unique and vibrant city – and we promise you an
experience to match.


Wednesday 13th July

Golf: Royal Liverpool Golf Club
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

Royal Liverpool Golf Club was established in 1869 and has played
host to many major tournaments throughout the years, including ten
Open Championships and numerous amateur events. Its course,
Hoylake, is etched in the annals of golf's wonderful heritage.
Hoylake is built on what was the racecourse of the Liverpool Hunt
Club and is the oldest of all the English seaside courses with the
exception of Westward Ho! in Devon. Hoylake requires both skill
and courage as any loose shot will be severely punished. A Club
graced in tradition, a pioneer of, and a continuing venue of many of
today's National and International events, Hoylake is one of the truly great British courses.
Thursday 14th July

Golf: Royal Birkdale Golf Club
(Walking only course – pull buggies supplied)

The seaside destination of Southport plays host to some of
England's finest links courses and the best of them all is Royal
Birkdale Golf Club. As anyone watching the 2008 Open will be
aware Royal Birkdale is a stunning example of links golf at its very
best - and it shares that old links trait of being a very different
course depending on the weather. Like all Open venues Birkdale
has an aura that the visitor will sense as soon as they set foot on
the tee. A stunning course with a stunning history.




Friday 15th July
Today you will be transferred to the Canterbury area for a for 3 night stay.

HOTEL: Holiday Inn - Minster

The Holiday Inn in Minster is housed in a Art Deco building
in the peaceful Kent countryside. It is very modern and all
rooms have a high-speed Internet connection. The hotel is
located in the Village of Minster and there are a number of
local pubs and Inns within walking distance. While not as
upmarket as the other hotels on the tour we have chosen
this hotel as it is close to Royal St George GC. This means
we can run a shuttle bus to the course each day so you
can choose when you come and go to the Open. This
worked very well at the 2010 Open.

Tonight we will host a golf presentation night with food and drinks.

Saturday 16th July
Open Championship at Royal St Georges, Sandwich – attend 3rd round




Sunday 17th July
                                th
Open Championship – attend 4 and final round
Monday 18th July
Today you will be transferred to Heathrow airport for departure home. Please book flights
that depart after 6pm at night.

                          TOUR ENDS
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COST PER PERSON:

Twin/Double Share        8490
Single supplement:       1100
Non-golfer:               4690 (Non golfer package includes the three days at The British Open
                         and two day tours)

INCLUSIONS:

 Meet & Greet at the Airport
 Services of a guide/driver throughout the trip
 9 rounds of Golf
 14 nights’ luxury accommodation – breakfast included each morning
 Welcome and golf presentation night functions
 All transfers in luxury coaches
 Caddies at The Old Course, St Andrews
 Pull buggies at all other courses
 Links Golf Clinic
 Private Whisky Distillery Tour
 3 lunches for the golfers only
 Golf competitions and prizes
                                                th      th
 2 days at The Open – Saturday and Sunday (16 and 17 July 2011)
 Services of Teed Up Golf Professional Michael Mosher for the duration of the trip

EXCLUSIONS:

 International flights
 Visas
 Insurance


DEPOSITS

A $2000AUD non-refundable deposit is required to confirm a place on the tour. The final
payment is due on 1 Feb 2011 (balance owing to be calculated based on UK pound rate at
31st January 2011)

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No cancellations or refunds will be allowed after Feb 1 2011.

Further information on any of the packages can be obtained by phoning our office on 61 2
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This was my first time on a golf tour of this magnitude and thanks to all at Teed Up for making
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I found the tour to be five star with quality golf courses, quality accommodation and quality
people. Howard Watson, CEO Signature Security
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