7-3 Hirono Shijimicho,
Miki, Hyogo 673-0541
Office+81 (0)794 85 0123
Pro shop+81 (0)794 85 0123
Fax+81 (0)794 85 9331
18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Original design and later modifications by Charles Hugh Alison (1931, 1948).
5 km SE of Miki city centre / 25 km NW of Kobe / 62 km W of Osaka.
Hirono Golf Club is home to a much revered Hugh Alison design that has borne comparison with the likes of Pine Valley in the USA and Morfontaine in Europe. Regularly ranked as Japan's No.1 golf course, this testing and sublimely crafted layout is located near Miki in the Hyōgo Prefecture. Course description, images and other details to follow soon.
Private club - guests may only play if accompanied by a member.
World: 39th best course in the world (GOLF magazine, 2020/21).
Japan: No.1 course in Japan (Golf Digest, 2020).
Tournament of Champions: the PGA Tour’s calendar-year starts, as it has done since 1999, with this iconic event in Hawaii. The field is drawn from players who won a PGA Tour event in 2022, or were amongst the top 30 in last year’s FedEx Cup final standings (Jan 6-9).
Desert Swing: the European (DP World) Tour launches into 2023 with three events in its UAE “Desert Swing”. Up first is the Abu Dhabi Championship (Jan 19-22), followed by the Dubai Desert Classic (Jan 26-29) and the Ras Al Kaimah Championship (Feb 2-5).
Kathy Whitworth: the end of 2022 saw the passing of LPGA Tour legend Kathy Whitworth. Her 88 LPGA Tour victories is more than achieved by any other golfer on either the LPGA or PGA Tours. Amongst her victories were six major championship titles.
Barry Lane: the golfing world was also saddened by the passing of Barry Lane, one of the European Tour and European Senior Tours most popular players. Enjoying success on both Tours, Lane was know for his excellent ball-striking and amiable personality.
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