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The Ladies' Senior British Open Amateur

The Ladies’ Senior British Open Amateur Championship was first played in 1981.

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

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2017 Ladies Senior British Open Amateur Champion

Macarena Campomanes Eguiguren

2016 Ladies Seniors British Open Champion Laura Webb

Spain’s Macarena Campomanes Eguiguren shot a final round 73 to win the Ladies Senior British Open Amateur Championship at Royal Belfast Golf Club. Finishing on five-over-par 218, she won by five shots from Australia’s Sue Wooster with the defending champion, Laura Webb, in third place on 11-over-par after a closing round of 74.

2018 CHAMPIONSHIP

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18-20 September 2018

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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.

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The first Ladies’ Senior British Open 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 Uziella ( 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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