Sayama, Saitama 350-1335
Office+81 (0)4 2953 9111
Pro shop+81 (0)4 2953 9111
Fax+81 (0)4 2953 9115
18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Original design at this location by Mitsuaki Otani (1940).
3 km S of Kashata / 45 km NW of central Tokyo.
Tokyo Golf Club: Originally located in Komazawa, and then Asaka (with a Charles Hugh Alison designed course), the private Tokyo Golf Club eventually settled just north of Sayama in 1940. It was here that one of Japan's best known golf course architects created his defining work. Course description, images and other details to follow soon.
Private club - guests may only play if accompanied by a member.
This pillar of golf in Japan has hosted Japan Open Championships, Japan Amateur Championships and numerous other prominent championships including international matches.
World: formerly ranked world's 99th best course (GOLF magazine, 2017; not in subsequent editions of this ranking).
Japan: 3rd best course in Japan (Golf Digest, 2020).
Solheim Cup: can Europe defend the most prestigious team trophy in women’s professional golf, when the 17th Solheim Cup is played out at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio (Sept 4-6).
Italian Open: Nicolai Højgaard recorded his first European Tour win (Sept 5), just a week after his twin brother Rasmus landed the European Masters title (Aug 29); the first brothers to win back-to-back on the European Tour.
The San Roque Club: "... how best to revitalise a course that had previously been fit to play regular host to the European Tour’s qualifying school finals..." by Toby Ingleton.
New 27-hole golf complex to be built in southern Belgium
A new golf complex in southern Belgium, close to the border with Luxembourg, will start construction in June 2021.
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