The Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship, partnered by Champions UK Plc, will be returning this year for its 90th edition. Taking place from the 8th-11th of August at the luxurious and elegant Nailcote Hall in Coventry, which boasts the prestigious 9-hole Championship golf course, this distinguished event welcomes a range of celebrities from the sporting and showbiz world.
The BP3 has been steeped in the history of the game since it was first hosted in 1933. The inaugural championship was graced by some of the all-time great players, including many past Open Champions, Alex Herd, Alf Padgham, Ted Ray, JH Taylor and Harry Vardon.
Hosted by 1969 Open Champion and the 1970 US Open Champion, Tony Jacklin CBE, this special golf tournament gives amateurs the chance to show off their skillset within the sport whilst introducing them to the media world of the game with television cameras scattered around the course.
Amongst the wide selection of Golf pros, we have a variety of celebrities such as Westlife’s Brian Mcfadden, TV legend William Roache OBE and former Manchester United manager, Ron Atkinson. Also joining them is the likes of;
Gail Emms MBE
Matthew Hoggard MBE
Bob Champion OBE
Jean Van de Velde