Taking place from the 9th September 2019 at the prestigious Gleneagles Scotland is the biggest event in women’s golf. Just half an hour from Pitlandie Wood Lodges, you can be at the heart of the action considered the pinnacle of women’s golf, attracting the best golfers from across Europe and the USA. With Gleneagles being one of the most prestigious golf venues in the world, it is the perfect setting for the 2019 Solheim Cup.
What is the 2019 Solheim Cup?
The Solheim Cup is a biennial golf tournament that sees the best golfers in the world going head to head. The competition pits Europe vs the USA, with two teams of twelve players. The cup began in 1990 with support from the golf club manufacturer Karsten Solheim hence its name.
Since the Solheim Cup began, the United States has won ten of the previous meetings, while Europe has won just five. The winner of the 16th Solheim Cup in 2019 remains to be seen.
The prestigious event is incredibly popular, so it is wise to book tickets early. Tickets for tournament days have a starting price of £40, while season tickets are also available with a cost of £120. There are also options for hospitality tickets which offers priority parking, FastTrack access, catering and exclusive seating such as in a suite overlooking the first tee.
Why should I go to the 2019 Solheim Cup?
The 16th meeting of the Solheim Cup is definitely something to be excited about. It even has its own specially commissioned tartan design as the event takes place in the ‘home of golf’.
Furthermore, as well as the excitement of the golf, Gleneagles is situated in a beautiful area of Scotland with plenty in the surrounding areas to explore and enjoy. Book accommodation nearby and enjoy convenient access to the Solheim Cup through on-site parking and a park and ride system and give yourself plenty of time before or after the golf to see this beautiful part of Scotland.