The Amateur Championship (golf)
19th June - 24th June 2017
The Amateur Championship, run by The R&A, is one of the biggest and most prestigious amateur events in the world, with 288 players competing in a mixed strokeplay and matchplay format over six days. Royal St. George’s will be hosting the 122nd Amateur Championship in 2017. England’s Scott Gregory won the event last year; which was played last year at Royal Porthcawl. The winner of The Amateur Championship earns a spot in the US Masters tournament as well as The Open & US Open Championships.