The world’s future golf stars return to Scotland

Occasion will see over 500 golf prodigies descend on 5 historic East Lothian programs

EUROPE’S largest junior {golfing} occasion returns to East Lothian for the primary time in three years, with organisers and rivals promising to return higher than ever earlier than.

The U.S Youngsters Golf European Championship is the most important golf event of its variety throughout the continent and can see the subsequent technology of {golfing} stars and their households come collectively for 3 days of fierce competitors throughout 16 age teams.

The 2022 event will happen from 31 Might to three June, throughout 5 of the county’s most famed golf programs.

Greater than 500 junior golfers from 5 to 18 will tee off over Craigielaw Golf Membership, Glen Golf Membership, Longnidrry Golf Membership, Royal Musselburgh Golf Membership and The Musselburgh Golf Membership.

Junior athletes from 46 nations might be represented, with the farthest expertise touring a mere 7331 miles from Santiago, Chile to compete within the prestigious event.

Chris Vonderkall, the Vice President of Tournaments stated: “We’re ecstatic to be again in East Lothian after being unable to carry the competitors the previous variety of years.

“There was an enormous surge in curiosity in golf by the pandemic, it’s actually an enormous gesture that the golf equipment are so passionate about internet hosting the event.

“We’re extraordinarily appreciative – and it means one other technology of younger {golfing} expertise can expertise the magic of golf on the East Lothian coast.”

U.S. Youngsters Golf Basis was based in 1996 and goals to deliver youngsters internationally into the lifelong recreation of golf and the European Championship is a dwelling embodiment of that mission.

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The Basis hosts 10 further Worldwide Championships, together with the Venice Open, the Caribbean Championship within the Dominican Republic, and the British Youngsters Championship.

Launching its first event in 2000, U.S. Youngsters Golf Basis now runs greater than 1,600 occasions every year together with the distinguished World Championship at Pinehurst.