The Road to        The 148th Open

118
days to go
96
Current Field
60
places available
Spieth
118
days to go
96
Current Field
60
places available
The Open is golf's original and most international major Championship giving players a chance to compete for the coveted Claret Jug and the title of Champion Golfer of the Year.
Starting field
156
players
exemptions from qualifying
28
Categories
The Open qualifying series
46
qualifying spots
The open qualifying series
16
events
the open qualifying series
11
countries
The Open is golf's original and most international major Championship giving players a chance to compete for the coveted Claret Jug and the title of Champion Golfer of the Year.
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WATCH: The Open Qualifying Series 2019

The road to The 148th Open at Royal Portrush starts at the Emirates Australian Open, the first of 16 events in 11 countries that will make up The Open Qualifying Series for 2019.

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.

In addition to this players become exempt from qualifying through their performances that match any of the 28 exemption categories and declare their intention to play in the Championship via The Open Entry Form.


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96 Players are either Exempt or have Qualified for The 148th Open 

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Upcoming events

  • 11
    Apr

    The Masters

    Augusta National Golf Club, Georgia
    1 Place available
  • 16
    May

    The PGA Championship

    Bethpage Black Course, New York
    1 Place available
  • 30
    May

    Mizuno Open

    The Royal, Ibaraki, Japan
    4 Places available
  • 6
    Jun

    RBC Canadian Open

    Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    3 Places available
  • 13
    Jun

    The US Open

    Pebble Beach Golf Links, California
    1 Place available
  • 17
    Jun

    The Amateur Championship

    Portmarnock and The Island, Ireland
    1 Place available