Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by Tom Simpson

Cowdray Park

17th Sussex - Best in Area

Originally designed in 1906 by Sunningdale's professional Jack White, the course at Cowdray Park is set in a massive 16,500-acre estate. Tom Simpson modified the layout several times between 1913 and the 1930s.

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Cruden Bay (Championship)

3rd North East Scotland - Best in Area 11th Scotland Ranking 24th Britain & Ireland Ranking 70th World Ranking

Cruden Bay is an inspirational golf course, regarded by some as quirky and considered by others as a masterpiece. Either way, this is a thrilling place to play golf because the designers used the original lie of the land to fantastic effect.

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Cruden Bay (St Olaf)

19th North East Scotland - Best in Area

In the mid-1920s, when Tom Simpson and Herbert Fowler redeveloped the Championship layout at Cruden Bay Golf Club, they also fashioned the inner 9-hole “ladies course” which became known as the St Olaf.

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Fontainebleau

3rd North East France - Best in Area 4th France Ranking 8th Continental Europe Ranking

The Ile de France region has more golf courses than anywhere else in the country but they don't come much better than the delightful Golf de Fontainebleau.

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Ganton

1st Yorkshire - Best in Area 8th England Ranking 25th Britain & Ireland Ranking 77th World Ranking

This sandy, gently undulating site was once a North Sea inlet. Consequently, Ganton Golf Club has all the characteristics of a links and a heathland course.

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Hardelot (Les Pins)

5th North East France - Best in Area 7th France Ranking 22nd Continental Europe Ranking

Close to the Edwardian seaside resort of Hardelot in the Pas de Calais northern region of France lies the beautiful golf course, Les Pins. It's set amongst the dunes and a glorious pine forest.

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Hayling

2nd Hampshire - Best in Area 63rd England Ranking

Hayling Golf Club is set upon a Site of Special Scientific Interest, on the South West peninsular of Hayling Island.

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Jakarta

22nd Java - Best in Area

One of the oldest clubs established outside the British Isles when it was founded as Batavia Golf Club in 1872. The club moved to the Rawamangun district in 1937, expanding to a Tom Simpson-designed 18-hole layout, later changing its name to Jakarta Golf Club.

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Kilkenny

2nd Kilkenny - Best in Area 87th Ireland Ranking

Kilkenny Golf Club is one of the oldest clubs in the country, formed five years before the Golf Union of Ireland was established in 1891. Today's course is a mid-1930s Molly Gourlay and Tom Simpson creation.

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Liphook

1st Hampshire - Best in Area 31st England Ranking 75th Britain & Ireland Ranking

Liphook Golf Club is as pretty as a picture. A delightful, classic heathland course for the connoisseur, not for the dilettante.

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Tom Simpson Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Brian Ward Courses Played 36
2 Tim Elliott Courses Played 24
3 Joseph Andriole Courses Played 23
4 Bob McCoy Courses Played 22
= Jim McCann Courses Played 22
6 Malcolm Baker Courses Played 20
7 Ed Battye Courses Played 19
= Georg Kittel Courses Played 19
= Andy Newmarch Courses Played 19
10 Fergal O'Leary Courses Played 18