Played on: 21 August 2018 Review date: 22 August 2018Handicap: 8
Typical mountain course with some very very tricky holes. Not to mention the word unreasonable. Playing here for the first time must be quite a challenge I guess as some landing spots are the size of scorecard (folded scorecard, that is) so pick your clubs wisely and pray, especially in dry conditions like now when the balls roll forever. Greens were quite fast and have a…
Played on: 15 October 2018 Review date: 30 October 2018Handicap: 17.4
Velden is a very nice undulated course between Villach and Klagenfurt. The terrain is quite hilly but playable. We played in a shot gun start and had to start on hole 4, together with hole 5 and one on the back nine the most hilly holes of the course... just tee it up and hit your drive on the right side in the rough and hopefully it will come back to the fairway.
Played on: 15 October 2018 Review date: 19 October 2018Handicap: 16
Played here during the IGTM conference. Course was in good condition and this is probably a typical Austrian course. Hilly, proper maintenance and not too difficult.
Design is nice, but I started on hole 8 (shotgun) so difficult to judge how the course actually plays from 1 - 18. Quite a lot of sloped fairways, so you have to think where to place your drive. We played l…