WAGR RESULTS

2017 2017 Royal Liverpool – Girls 2017 Royal Liverpool – Boys 2016 2016 Royal Birkdale – Girls 2016 Royal Birkdale – Boys 2015 2015 Princes – Girls 2015 Princes – Boys 2014 2014 Royal Aberdeen – Girls 2014 Royal Aberdeen – Boys 2013 2013 Royal St George’s – Girls 2013 Royal St George’s – Boys…

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Federation Nominations Federation representatives should nominate their Boy and Girl National Champions or, if not available or deemed unbefitting, to nominate the best-placed boy(s) and girl(s) to represent and compete for their respective country (not necessarily limited to one boy and one girl). Maximum Handicap – Scratch (0.0); Under 18 – born on or after…

2017 Royal Liverpool Report

2017 Royal Liverpool Report

In brutal conditions at Hoylake and with only five sub-par rounds all week, Ben Jones (England) was the worthy overall and boys winner of The 2017 Duke of York Young Champions Trophy. With winds averaging around 30 mph on all three days, and with two delayed starts due to excessive wind, Jones played his last…

Day 2 Report – A Stormy Beginning …

Day 2 Report – A Stormy Beginning …

Storm Aileen battered Hoylake overnight and into the morning, with winds of up to 75mph delaying the start of play until 09:30. Teeing off first in the harsh conditions were Vasilis Samakovlis of Greece, Nikolas Pitiris of Cyprus and Serena Mackenzie from Trinidad and Tobago. With some unpredictable weather, it was a tough challenge for…

Day 1 Report: It’s all to play for

Day 1 Report: It’s all to play for

After an exciting first day at Royal Liverpool, there are 3 players in the lead with a score of 71 – Felix Van Dijk from The Netherlands, Keita Nakajima from Japan and Maja Stark from Sweden.

Canada’s Chloe Currie takes victory at Royal Birkdale

Canada’s Chloe Currie takes victory at Royal Birkdale

Chloe Currie is the first Canadian to win The Duke of York Young Champions Trophy after an excellent final round at Royal Birkdale. 16 year old Currie shot a round of 68 to end the Tournament two under par, winning by a one shot margin from Norway’s Markus Braadlie. Speaking after her success, Currie said:…

Day Two Report: Markus Braadlie remains in the lead at Royal Birkdale

Day Two Report: Markus Braadlie remains in the lead at Royal Birkdale

Markus Braadlie maintained his lead after Day Two of The Duke of York Young Champions Trophy. Norway’s Braadlie had a difficult start to his round but fought back to lead by one shot from Sami Valimaki. Speaking afterwards, Braadlie said: “I started off badly and had two lost balls so I lost some shots but…