Mission Hills Golf Club
Mission Hills Golf Club, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Three-time major winner Vijay Singh has created a layout with a number of innovative design techniques, including the 150-yard beach bunker on the par-4 third hole, and the green complex at the par-5 10th, literally perched atop a rock wall In creating the course, Singh drew skillfully from famous designs around the world (including Pebble Beach), this 18-hole, par 72, 6883 yards golf course is known for its modern designs making is favourite of both low- and high-handicappers.
The Nick Faldo Course at Mission Hills is China's first "stadium course" and features the region's only island green at the par-3 16th. Measuring nearly 7,000 yards from the back tees, it's highlighted by mounding and earthen amphitheatres to improve the spectator experience. The 16th hole and drivable par-4 15th are two of Asia's most exciting holes and have played significant roles in many tournament outcomes. It is home to the annual Grand Final for the premier junior golf circuit on the continent, the Faldo Series Asia.