The 127th Amateur Championship is played at Royal Lytham & St Annes (photo above) and St Annes Old Links from 13-18 June, with a new 18-hole pre-match ahead of the championship on 10 June. The 119th women’s amateur championships will be held from June 20-25 in Hunstanton.
The R&A Girls’ U16 Amateur Championship will be held from April 22-24 in Enville, while the R&A Junior Open will be played in Monifieth from July 11 to 13 before the 150th Open in St. Louis. Andrews, who continues the tradition of staging the championship at a track near the host venue for The Open.
There will also be a number of international matches between Great Britain and Ireland and mainland Europe. The St Andrews Trophy will be held on 21 and 22 July in the Penati Golf Course, north of Bratislava, Slovakia, while the Jacques Leglise and Junior Vagliano Trophies will both be played on 26 and 27 August during the Rosemount Course at Blairgowrie .
The 42nd Curtis Cup will be played from June 10 to 12 in Merion, USA.
The dates and venues for the Home International matches for girls, boys, women, men and senior women and men will be announced in due course.