Ayrshire has been a busy Golfing region over the past few years. The Ladies Scottish Open kicked things off in 2015 at Dundonald Links followed straight after with The Women's Ricoh British Open at Turnberry, it really was a year of 'here come the girls'
Ayrshire also hosted its first ever Links Golf Cup by Hybrid golf events which has now went from strength to strength boasting a field of 108 golfers from all over the UK and even abroad.
The big one came town in 2016, The Open was held at Roayl Troon and over 170,000 spectators enjoyed one of the greatest Opens and possibly even major championships the game has seen. Henrik Stenson produced a flawless display of golf in the final round to win his first major championship.
2017 looks certain to continue the trend of Ayrshire hosting the best events for both Professionals and amateurs.
Amatuer weeks and weekenders include the Ayr Golf Week, Troon Golf Weekender, Turnberry special Golf events, Girvan Classic, Links Golf Cup and the inaugural World Masters Golf Championship.
Professional events include the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Dundonald Links and the Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open also at Dundonald Links.
There are many other reason to visit Ayrshire, its food and drink offering, its close proximity to Glasgow, its outdoor activities and so on...
Check out http://www.ayrshiregolfscotland.com/en/events_47797/ for further details of the events in Ayrshire this year.