Hillside is situated in Southport as part of a fine stretch of coastal links on ‘England’s Golf Coast’. The venue has hosted many amateur and professional tournaments in its illustrious history, including the 2022 Cazoo Classic on the DP World Tour. Hillside has hosted Amateur and Women’s Amateur Championships, as well as Final Qualifying for The Open on numerous occasions. Australian Bryden Macpherson won The Amateur when it was last staged at Hillside in 2011. Southport & Ainsdale is another testing championship course, host venue to the Ryder Cup in 1933 and 1937 and a number of other prestigious championships.