RBC Canadian Open Added To The Open Qualifying Series For 2019
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2018-11-12
By GOLF CANADA
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — The road to Royal Portrush will include a stop in Hamilton, Ontario.
The R&A announced that next years RBC Canadian Open will be one of 16 events in 11 countries that will make up The Open Qualifying Series for 2019.
The Emirates Australian Open, which is being played on November 15-18 at The Lakes in Sydney, will be the first opportunity for players to secure their place at Royal Portrush next year. The leading three players, who finish in the top ten and ties and who are not already exempt, will qualify for The Open.
A total of 46 places in The Open are available through the Series, which provides golfers with opportunities to qualify at events around the world on the PGA TOUR, the European Tour, the PGA Tour of Australasia, the Asian Tour, the Korean Tour, the Japan Golf Tour and the Sunshine Tour.