The 9th and 18th is a genuine risk and reward hole, for all but a handful of players this is a true three shot par 5. Strategy and good course management is essential if you don’t want to have a potential disaster on your card.
Played sensibly and within your abilities it will not cause too much danger, however trouble lurks on every shot irrespective of ability so choosing the right shots all the way to the green is a must.
A deep pot bunker protects the front left of the green which can punish those attempting to hit the green in two.
A large pond sits on the left of the fairway meaning accuracy is needed on the tee shot.