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R&A Womens Senior Amateur

The R&A Womens Senior Amateur Championship was first played in 1981.

The championship is open to players aged 50 years and over and is held annually.

Championship Overview

2019 R&A Womens Senior Amateur Champion

Lara Tennant (USA)

 Lara Tennant of the United States of America won the R&A Women’s Senior Amateur Championship after a dramatic three-hole play-off at Royal St David’s today.

2020 CHAMPIONSHIP

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19-21 August 2020

Ashridge

The R&A Women's Senior Amateur Championship will be played at Ashridge from 19-21 August 2020. 

Contact details:

Ashridge Golf Club
Golf Club Road
Berkhamsted
England
HP4 1LY
Tel: +44 (0) 1442 842244

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Etiquettekeeping

2020 CHAMPIONSHIP

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The competitor with the lowest 54-hole total over four rounds of stroke play will be declared the winner.

After 36 holes, the players returning the 40 lowest scores and any tying for 40th place qualify for the final 18 holes.

A hole-by-hole play-off determines the winner in the event of a tie.

HISTORY

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The first R&A Womens Senior Amateur Championship was played in 1981 at Formby Ladies’ Golf Club in Merseyside.

In the past 20 years, both Mrs E Ansagarius (2004 and 2005) and Mrs A Uzielli ( 1998 and 1999) have completed the feat of winning the championship on two consecutive years.

The winner is awarded the Clark trophy, which was presented to the LGU by Miss Linda Clark.

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