Hole Flyovers for : Oaks Sports Centre, 9 Hole in CARSHALTON, England in SM5 4AN
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1Starting with a short hole is often tricky, particularly when judging the distance is difficult.2A tree about 70 yards short of the green can block you out if you have boomed the driver, but if you go safe with the smaller woods it will leave you a long second shot to an eleva3Playing downhill and usually wind behind, this par 3 seems easier than the first, but the trees cut in from the left considerably so if you want to start your ball left and fade it4Long par 4, usually into the wind, so only the longer hitter can contemplate reaching in 2.5The best shot into the green comes from the right hand side of the fairway, but the trees up the right could ruin that plan if you go too far that way.6Time to open the shoulders, tons of room here on this short downhill par 4 which in summer with the big hitters is reachable.7Now you could do with one leg shorter than the other.
Long par 5 with out of bounds down the right, but you should be aiming so far left to allow for the camber of the fairway t8Long par 4 where if you get a draw on your drive with the correct line, you can have a short into the tiny green.9Close out the front 9 like you started with an uphill par 3.
This time the green is thin and like an upturned bowl, making club selection vital.