International Final Qualifying (IFQ) events for The Open Championship were introduced in 2004 and are held on five continents to give more players from around the world the chance to gain direct entry into golf’s oldest championship.
IFQ events for The Open Championship 2013 at Muirfield will be as follows:
IFQ — Australasia: 29 & 30 January 2013, Kingston Heath Golf Club, Melbourne, Australia
IFQ — Asia: 28 February & 1 March 2013, Amata Spring Country Club, Bangkok , Thailand
IFQ — Africa: 5 & 6 March 2013, Royal Johannesburg & Kensington, South Africa
IFQ — America: 20 May 2013, Gleneagles Country Club, Plano, Texas, USA
IFQ — Europe: 24 June 2013, Sunningdale Golf Club, Berkshire, England