The closing hole on the back nine is named 'The Monk'
The tenth is an intimidating start to the back nine, featuring a blind tee shot
The Railway hole has the train line running the whole way down the right and is a treacherous par-4
The dogleg-right 12th hole features a tricky two-tiered green with trouble on both sides
The long 13th is bunker-less and plays up to a raised green
The 14th is a simple par-3 that requires a well struck iron shot otherwise bogey will be made
The 15th is a 500-yard par-4 that plays directly into the prevailing wind
The par-5 16th hole features the burn that also runs across the 3rd hole
The long par-3 17th plays into wind and is known as 'Rabbit'
The final hole at Troon plays 458 yards into wind to the green which sits right in front of the clubhouse
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