The Open 2009 Special

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The Open Championship In Association With Nikon

To celebrate the start of The Open Championship at Turnberry in Scotland on July 16th we're bringing you everything you could possibly want and need to know about the Open, and a lot more, right here in the weeks leading up to the tournament and as Tiger and chums tread the fairways, in association with Nikon, Patron of The Open Championship...

With Lucas Glover's composed victory at a stop-start US Open firmly in the rear view mirror, it's time to look ahead and gear up for the 138th Open Championship.

Golf's elite will be fighting it out for the season's third major on the best course on the British Isles, Turnberry's famous Ailsa layout, from 16-19 July.

Get to know the Ailsa layout intimately with our hole-by-hole guide, find out what goes on behind the scenes in the Turnberry clubhouse, get tips from top tour pros and find out what they've got in their bags and keep up-to-date with all the latest goings-on direct from Turnberry as the week unfolds.

Plus, you'll have the chance to win loads of spectacular prizes in our regular Open Championship competitions.