Rank 'Em: British Open courses
Created: July 12, 2011, 8:52 AM
Where does Royal St. George's rank?
What are the best courses to host the British Open, past or present?
This year marks the 151st anniversary of the Open Championship and the 14th time the event we know better as the British Open will be contested at Royal St. George's. One of nine courses currently in the rotation to host the chase for the Claret Jug, the links course located along England's southern coast doesn't always receive rave reviews, at least in comparison to some iconic peers.
So does Royal St. George's get a bad rap? Below you'll find the nine courses currently in the rotation, as well as five more courses that hosted the tournament in the past. The final rankings are up to you.
Courses marked with an asterisk (*) are current British Open venues.