The Africa Open has been included in the European Tour schedule since 2010. The tournament itself dates to 2008. It is one of six South African tournaments on the European Tour schedule.
The Africa Open has been held at the East London Golf Club since 2009 and currently has a prize fund of one million Euros.
East London Golf Club Hole 6
This is an absolutely gorgeous looking course. Put South Africa on the list of places I want to play.
The list of past winners follows:
|2014||East London GC||Thomas Aiken||South Africa||264 (-20)|
|2013||East London GC||Darren Fichardt||South Africa||272 (−16)|
|2012||East London GC||Louis Oosthuizen||South Africa||265 (−27)|
|2011||East London GC||Louis Oosthuizen||South Africa||276 (−16)|
|2010||East London GC||Charl Schwartzel||South Africa||272 (−20)|
|Africa Open Golf Challenge|
|2009||East London GC||Retief Goosen||South Africa||267 (−21)|
|The Africa Open|
|2008||Fish River Sun CC||Shaun Norris||South Africa||275 (−13)|