British Open Golf, July 2020

The Open returns to Royal St George's in Sandwich in 2020 for the first time since 2011 when Irishman, Darren Clarke took the spoils.

The 149th Open showcases the best players in the world as they compete for the Claret Jug and part of a prize fund of almost £10 million.

The golfers play for 8 days from Sunday 12th July 2020 with 4 practice days followed by 4 competitions days between Thursday 16th and Sunday 20th July 2020 when the winner will be announced.

Over 250,000 visitors

Over 250,000 visitors are expected to descend on the south coast over the week with many players and visitors looking to stay locally in many areas throughout the East Kent region.

The last 2 competition days are already sold out, tickets for the first two are also expected to sell out with practice day tickets also selling fast.

Practice Days

  • Sun 12th July 2020
  • Mon 13th July 2020
  • Tue 14th July 2020
  • Wed 15th July 2020

Competition Days

  • Thu 16th July 2020
  • Fri 17th July 2020
  • Sat 18th July 2020
  • Sun 19th July 2020
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