Royal and Ancient


Royal and Ancient
Royal and An|cient, the
the R and A the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews; an important old ↑golf club based in St Andrews, Scotland, which is responsible for the rules of golf for most countries except the US

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Royal and Ancient — a golf club established in 1754 at St Andrews, Scotland. It is recognized as the world’s leading authority on the rules of golf (except in the US). It also organizes The Open golf competition, which is sometimes played on the course there. * * * …   Universalium

  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews — Royal and Ancient Golf Club Parcours de go …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club — of St Andrews Le clubhouse du R A. Le Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews est un des plus anciens clubs de golf du monde, le plus ancien étant le Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers de Muirfuild. Il est établi à St Andrews, comté de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal and Ancient golf Club of St Andrews — Le clubhouse du R A. Le Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews est un des plus anciens clubs de golf du monde, le plus ancien étant le Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers de Muirfuild. Il est établi à St Andrews, comté de Fife en Écosse …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal and ancient golf club of st andrews — Le clubhouse du R A. Le Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews est un des plus anciens clubs de golf du monde, le plus ancien étant le Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers de Muirfuild. Il est établi à St Andrews, comté de Fife en Écosse …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society — The Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society is a small museum in the town of Hammerfest, Norway The significance of the polar bear is that this animal is the town s mascot and heraldic crest.For all its remoteness, Hammerfest has a long history as a …   Wikipedia

  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews — ▪ British sports organization byname  R&A   one of the world s oldest and most influential golf organizations; formed in 1754 by 22 “noblemen and gentlemen” at St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland, as the Society of St. Andrews Golfers. It adopted its… …   Universalium

  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club —  Der R & A in dem schottischen Städtchen St. Andrews in der Grafschaft Fife wurde am 14. Mai 1754 zunächst als Society of St. Andrews Golfers gegründet. Zweiundzwanzig Gentlemen trugen damals ein Wettspiel um einen silbernen Schläger aus; der… …   Golf lexikon

  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club, the —  Formal name of the famous golf course at St. Andrews, Scotland …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews — Clubhaus des Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews am 18. Grün des Old Course The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews in St Andrews (Schottland) ist ein 1754 gegründeter Golfclub und war bis 2004 eine der beiden maßgeblichen Autoritäten …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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