Where is Wentworth Golf Club?

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 Wentworth Golf Club
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Clue

Europe

Answer

Surrey, England

More about Wentworth Golf Club

Wentworth Club is an exclusive, privately owned golf club and health resort located in Surry, near London, not far from Windsor Castle.

In 1805 Wentworth was a private residence for the extended family of the Duke of Wellington.

By 1922 George Tarrand had established the site as the home of the Wentworth Club as we know it today.

Wentworth Club has been known as the home of golfing champions since the precursor to the Ryder Cup was played here in 1926.

Today Wentworth Club is best known for its association with professional golf.

It has three 18 hole courses and one 9 hole par 3 course.

  • The West Course from 1926. Designed by the famous Harry Colt.
  • The East Course, also designed by Colt, in 1924
  • The Edinburgh Course designed by John Jacobs opened in 1990
  • A nine-hole par-3 executive course