GOLF CLUB TOXANDRIA
Toxandria is the oldest golf course of Noord-Brabant and is ranked among the top 10 best courses of the Netherlands. With a history of over 95 years Toxandria is considered one of the best classic courses of the Netherlands. Toxandria Golf Club is located in the forest near Breda. The course provides a good but fair golf challenge for the best players.
Toxandria was founded on July 5th 1928. The course was opened on September 14th 1929. At the time nine holes were available. Course architects were JF Morrison and H. Colt. In 1937 the course was extended to 18 holes.
In 1950 Toxandria hosted The Dutch Open, when Roberto de Vicenzo from Argentina won the tournament. 17 Years later he won the Britsh Open. Later, in 1965, The Dutch Open was played for a second time at Toxandria.
The Dutch Junior Open has been played at Toxandria since 1984. Many US PGA, European as well as Asian Tour professionals have participated in this tournament. Champion of The Masters at Augusta 2016 Danny Willet competed at the Dutch Junior Open in 2006. Atthaya Thittikul, after winning the girls event at Toxandria in 2017 became the LPGA number one in 2022!
Martin Kaymer, Thomas Bjorn, Nicolas Colsaerts, Thomas Pieters, Thomas Detry, Joost Luiten, Francesco Laporta, Thipada Suwannapura, Anne van Dam, Lauren Taylor and many many more, all having played here proof that this tournament is a real stepping stone for many a professional career.