Henrik Stenson to return the Claret Jug to the R&A on Monday
Henrik Stenson will be handing the famous trophy back to the R&A Chief Executive, Martin Slumbers, on the first tee at Royal Birkdale on Monday
• Henrik Stenson will return the Claret Jug to the R&A on Monday
• 500 fans have the chance to witness the handover of the iconic trophy
Henrik Stenson has had a whirlwind 12 months as Champion Golfer of the Year having come through one of the greatest final rounds in Open history to claim the Claret Jug.
Tomorrow afternoon at 1pm, Stenson will be returning the famous Claret Jug to the R&A Chief Executive, Martin Slumbers, on the first tee at Royal Birkdale.
You are invited to take your seats before 12.30pm in the surrounding grandstands to take in the memorable moment which will be broadcast live on Sky Sports and hosted by Sarah Stirk. As well as the return of The Claret Jug there will be the announcement of the draw and tee times.
There are 500 seats by the first tee and these will be filled on a first come first serve basis by fans with a valid ticket for The Open on Monday 17th July. Don't miss out on this memorable moment and get along early to secure your seat.