junior golf

Australian Golf Foundation launches junior girls scholarships

Australian Golf Foundation launches junior girls scholarships

The Australian Golf Foundation, in association with Golf Australia, is delighted to present the Australian Golf Foundation (AGF) Junior Girls Scholarship program for a second year. 15 Sep 2021
adidas Junior 6s Tour partners with Golf Challenge

adidas Junior 6s Tour partners with Golf Challenge

The most recent development concept for elite junior golfers in Australia, the adidas Junior 6s Tour, continues to go from strength to strength. And today the circuit announced another string to its bow, with NSW Open major sponsor Golf Challenge coming on board. 10 Sep 2021
adidas Junior 6s Tour headed to Kingston Heath

adidas Junior 6s Tour headed to Kingston Heath

Like all the professional Tours around the world, the adidas Junior 6s Tour have been forced to consistently adjust its schedule over the past 18 months. But the Tour, founded by Ewan Porter, today announced some positive news for its 2022 schedule. 3 Sep 2021
Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific moves to Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific moves to Abu Dhabi Golf Club

The R&A and Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) have announced that the 2021 Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) championship will be staged at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 10-13 November. 1 Sep 2021
Bigham best of the Boys at Royal Cinque Ports

Bigham best of the Boys at Royal Cinque Ports

Jack Bigham defeated Riccardo Fantinelli on the first extra hole to win the final of the 94th R&A Boys’ Amateur Championship at Royal Cinque Ports. 16 Aug 2021
Delight for Darling again at Girls' Amateur

Delight for Darling again at Girls' Amateur

Hannah Darling fought off a late comeback bid from Beth Coulter to continue her dream summer and win the R&A Girls’ Amateur Championship at Fulford. 16 Aug 2021
Aussie Dobbelaar bows out of weather delayed U.S. Amateur

Aussie Dobbelaar bows out of weather delayed U.S. Amateur

Competing in his third U.S. Amateur Championship, Van Holmgren earned two match-play victories on Thursday at Oakmont Country Club to reach the Round of 16 for the first time. 13 Aug 2021
Top ranked Hill among match play winners at Boy’s Amateur

Top ranked Hill among match play winners at Boy’s Amateur

Leading qualifier Jack Bigham is safely through to the second round of match play in the R&A Boys’ Amateur Championship at Royal Cinque Ports. 13 Aug 2021
Fulford rematch in the offing at Girls’ Amateur

Fulford rematch in the offing at Girls’ Amateur

Beth Coulter and Hannah Darling remained on course for another duel at Fulford after progressing to the quarterfinals of the R&A Girls’ Amateur Championship. 13 Aug 2021
Bigham leads R&A Boys’ Amateur at Royal Cinque Ports

Bigham leads R&A Boys’ Amateur at Royal Cinque Ports

Jack Bigham of England led the qualifiers into the match play stages of the R&A Boys’ Amateur Championship at Royal Cinque Ports as 144 players became 64 at the end of the second round of strokeplay qualifying. 12 Aug 2021
Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang earns second Mark H McCormack Medal

Rose Zhang of the United States of America has won the Mark H McCormack Medal as the leading female player in the 2021 World Amateur Golf Ranking. This is her second straight McCormack Medal, having also received the honour last October. 12 Aug 2021
Gourley leads qualifiers in R&A Girls’ Amateur

Gourley leads qualifiers in R&A Girls’ Amateur

Rachel Gourley maintained her position at the top to lead strokeplay qualifying at the R&A Girls’ Amateur Championship at Fulford. 12 Aug 2021
adidas Junior 6s Tour goes international with expanded schedule

adidas Junior 6s Tour goes international with expanded schedule

Like every golf Tour around the world, the adidas Junior 6s Tour has faced its challenges to simply complete its tournament schedule in 2021. 6 Aug 2021
Two Aussies stay alive on day of U.S. Women’s Amateur upsets

Two Aussies stay alive on day of U.S. Women’s Amateur upsets

Favourites and high seeds in the 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur did not have a memorable Wednesday at Westchester Country Club. 5 Aug 2021
Thailand’s Chanachai leads 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur

Thailand’s Chanachai leads 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur

Suthavee Chanachai didn’t know what to expect from her first-ever round in a USGA championship on Monday. 3 Aug 2021
Morri: Lee’s win cause for reflection

Morri: Lee’s win cause for reflection

Australia’s newest major champion will likely never come to be known as one of the game’s best interviews or most thoughtful players. 26 Jul 2021
Nicholas Dunlap wins U.S. Junior Amateur

Nicholas Dunlap wins U.S. Junior Amateur

Nick Dunlap is going to hate seeing the calendar flip from July to August. Not after the month the 17-year-old just produced. 26 Jul 2021
Zhang tops Davis in U.S. Girls’ Junior

Zhang tops Davis in U.S. Girls’ Junior

For nearly her entire life, Rose Zhang has made history with a golf club in her hands. She added to her illustrious list of accomplishments on Saturday, with a 6-and-4 victory over Bailey Davis to win the 72nd U.S. Girls’ Junior at Columbia Country Club. 18 Jul 2021
Zhang, Davis To Square Off in Girls’ Junior Final

Zhang, Davis To Square Off in Girls’ Junior Final

Eleven months ago, Rose Zhang won a USGA title in Maryland. On Saturday, she’ll have the chance to do it again. 17 Jul 2021
Morri: Golf (not women’s or men’s) the winner

Morri: Golf (not women’s or men’s) the winner

There is an assumption that events like the Vic Open and last weekend’s Scandinavian Mixed are predominantly focussed on raising the profile of women’s golf. 15 Jun 2021
Nakatani downs Robbie for Adidas Junior 6s title

Nakatani downs Robbie for Adidas Junior 6s title

At just 14 years of age, Haruhi Nakatani has become the first girl to win an Adidas Junior 6s Tour event in 2021. The Gold Coast local defeated recent Tour winner Travis Robbie over the six-hole match play at Pelican Waters on the Sunshine Coast on Sunday. 7 Jun 2021