The R&A - Working for Golf

List of Approved Events

The R&A grants approval for the payment of expenses under Rule 4-2g solely for the purpose of protecting the Amateur Status of competitors receiving expenses when competing in sponsored handicap events.  The R&A does not undertake any investigation into the organisation or financial structure of such events beyond the requirements set out in the published guidelines.  As with any other event, amateur golfers should take care when paying substantial entry fees to ensure that any event they seek to enter is operated by a reputable organisation and that the conditions or regulations of the event are clear what will happen in the event of the competition not going forward as anticipated.

2018 & 2019 APPROVED EVENTS

 Name   
Approval No 
 International Pairs  RA/1/2018
 Coronation Foursomes
 RA/2/2018
 All Ireland Champion of Champions
 RA/3/2018
 Daily Mail Amateur Foursomes
 RA/4/2018
 Duke of Edinburgh Cup
 RA/5/2018
 Lombard Trophy
 RA/6/2018
 WPGA Lombard Trophy
 RA/7/2018
 Porsche Golf Cup GB
 RA/8/2018
 Porsche Golf Cup World Final
 RA/9/2018
 Annodata UK Golf Club Classic
 RA/10/2018
 Audi Quattro Cup
 RA/11/2018
 Mercedes Trophy
 RA/12/2018
 Titleist & Footjoy Matchplay Championship
 RA/13/2018
 Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup
 RA/14/2018
 Bridgestone Chase Your Dream Women's Trophy
 RA/15/2018
 Bridgestone Chase Your Dream Men's Trophy
 RA/16/2018
 Travelbag Team Championship
 RA/17/2018
 England Golf - Senior Series
 RA/18/2018
 England Golf Captains
 RA/19/2018
 Australian Spoons
 RA/20/2018
 The Skycaddie PGA Pro Captain Challenge
 RA/21/2018
 Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Swingers
 RA/22/2018
 PGA Staysure Trophy
 RA/23/2018
 Diners Club International Pro-Am Classic
 RA/24/2018
 Greencard Grand Final
 RA/25/2018
 International Pairs
 RA/1/2019
 All Ireland Club Captains Winners
 RA/2/2019



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