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The United Kingdom’s golf résumé will garner significant attention in the next few golf seasons with Celtic Manor hosting the 2010 Ryder Cup and Turnberry gearing up for the 2009 Open Championship. If ever there was a time to make the pilgrimage, that time has come.

Turnberry Golf Course

Standing on the tee box of the 187-yard, par-3 sixth hole of Turnberry’s Ailsa Course, my caddie, Stephen Gray, removed the least-lofted club in my bag. Typically 187 yards from the regular tees, a forward pin position had the distance around 165 yards this particular day.