At Real Club de Golf El Prat, host of this week's Spanish Open, 3,600 trees fell in a violent windstorm on 9 December. The club has shared this video that shows the scale of the damage, and the impressive work that was done in the aftermath of the storm.
RCGEP Viento diciembre from Real Club de Golf El Prat on Vimeo.
That the playing surfaces are in such fine condition this week, after having to deal with the storm damage and all the disruption that caused, shows the skill and effort of the greenkeeping staff at the club.
View from the 10th tee
At the 1st tee, 6 months after the storm that felled 3,600 trees
Creeping bentgrass on the 1st fairway at Real Club de Golf El Prat