The Open Championship

First played on 17 October 1860 at Prestwick Golf Club in Scotland, the Open Championship returns this month to Scotland. The 2015 Open is scheduled for 16–19 July on the Old Course at St Andrews in Scotland.

Louis Oosthuizen was the most recent winner at St Andrews in 2010 where he claimed a seven shot win over Lee Westwood in second place. The Course is also home to the victory of Tiger Woods in both 2000 and 2005.

This year will be the 144th Open Championship. In which the world’s greatest golfers will gather to battle for the infamous Claret Jug, current champion is Rory McIlroy, who won the 143rd Open in England in 2014.

If you have the pleasure of attending the event and would like to play golf during your trip, there are many excellent courses nearby to choose from including Carnoustie, Kingsbarns, Gleneagles, The Duke’s Course, Scotscraig, Crail, Elie, Ladybank, The Torrance, The Kittock’s to mention but a few.

We have created a list of the absolute essentials you will need if planning to play a round this weekend:

For Your Body 

Original moisturizing sunscreen lotion by SunBum.

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For Your Face 

Oil free facial lotion by Anthony Logistic – SPF 30 

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For Your Lips 

 Advanced formular mint + white tea lip balm by Anthony Logistics – SPF 25 

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For Your Head 

Golf true – adjustable hat by Nike