Nowadays this is one of the biggest and most prestigious amateur events in the world, with 288 players in an international field competing in a mixed stroke play and match play format over 6 days annually.In its entire history, The Amateur has been to 22 locations throughout Great Britain and Ireland.Amateur events: [email protected] general enquiries please go to the contact page.
You can download the PGN-file of the top nine-round group here.
More information on the registration procedure for the 2018 amateur Tata Steel Chess Tournament will be announced in the fall of 2017.
Please find the attends/standings for the amateur Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2017 here.
Tournament entry Entry for the 2018 tournament will open October 30th, 2017 at AM.
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The 21-year-old from Meon Valley defeated Australia’s Dylan Perry in a dramatic match that went to the 38th hole.
The 123rd Amateur Championship will be held at Royal Aberdeen and Murcar Links for the first time when it is staged in the North East of Scotland in 2018.
Royal Aberdeen has a celebrated history of hosting prestigious championships, including the Walker Cup in 2011 when Great Britain and Ireland defeated the United States by a single point in a 12½ - 11½ victory.
It has hosted the Jacques Leglise Trophy on one occasion and the Scottish Amateur seven times.
Murcar Links lies to the north of Royal Aberdeen and has hosted events such as the Paul Lawrie Foundation Scottish Boys Championship and the European Boys and Girls Team Championships.