• Founded in 1995 by Sven Tumba, one of the most prominent sports icons throughout time, representing Sweden in ice-hockey, soccer, as well as golf.
• Tournament Patron Arnold Palmer has been a supporter for over a decade.
• Annika Sörenstam took over as Hon. Chairman of the Advisory Board after the sad passing of Seve Ballesteros.
• It’s now the worlds largest amateur golf championship with national championships in over 40 countries.
• Designed to give all amateur golfers the thrill & prestige of representing their nation in a global championship against players of similar skill level.
• Complies with USGA & R&A amateur rules.