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Virtual Golf Course: Le Grand George

September 18, 2015

Greg Norman’s links style masterpiece

This week, TruGolf is headed to South Africa to explore Greg Norman’s links style masterpiece. Le Grand George is built on a pristine, natural peninsula located between the Gwaing River and the Indian Ocean.

This seaside links course is considered by many to be Norman’s greatest achievement.

Le Grand George

Par: 72 | Yardage: 6540

  • Norman began designing golf courses in 1987, and had to wait 17 years before bringing his unique and sustainable design sensibilities to South Africa.
  • George is a located halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth on the Garden Route.
  • Greg Norman Golf Course Design is known for its minimalist approach to golf course design and highlighting the natural beauty of the landscape.
  • Le Grand George is known for its environmentally sensitive and sustainable design.
  • The site contours allow for sea views from almost every part of the golf course.

“Our goal is to preserve a natural, stand-alone rural atmosphere, that will deliver a unique golfing experience at Le Grand George.”

Greg Norman