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  GOLF LINKS & MEDIA  all links (or lack thereof if no website) current as of January of 2021  
  Major USA Amateur Tournaments  with event website or web pages dedicated to event on a website  
    Azalea Invitational (SC)
California State Amateur
Crump Cup (NJ)
Dogwood Invitational (GA)
Greystone Invitational (GA)
Jones Cup (GA)
Monroe Invitational (NY)
NCAA Division I National
NCAA Division I Regionals
Northeast Amateur (RI)
Northern Amateur (IN)
North & South Amateur (NC)
Pacific Coast Amateur
Pacific Northwest Amateur
Palmetto Amateur (SC)
Patriot All American (AZ)
Players Amateur (SC)
Porter Cup (NY)
Rice Planters (SC)
Sahalee Players (WA)
Southern Amateur
Southwestern Amateur (AZ)
South Beach Int’l Am (FL)
Sunnehanna Amateur (PA)
Terra Cotta Invitational (FL)
Trans-Miss Amateur
United States Amateur
United States Junior
United States Mid-Amateur
United States Senior Amateur
USGA State Team
Western Amateur (IL)

  Major Amateur Tournaments Outside the USA  open events with website or web pages dedicated to event on a website  
    Argentina Amateur
Asia-Pacific Amateur
Australian Amateur
Berkshire, The  (ENG)
Biarritz Cup (FRA)
Brabazon Trophy (ENG)

British  Amateur (UK)
Canadian Amateur
Dunes Medal (VIC, AUS)
English Amateur
European Amateur
European Nations (ESP)
Federal Open Amateur (ACT, AUS)
French International Amateur
French Int’l Match Amateur
Irish Amateur Open
Keperra Bowl (QLD, AUS)
Lake Macquarie Am (NSW, AUS)
Lytham Trophy

Mandurah Easter Am (WA, AUS)
Master of the Amateurs (VIC, AUS)

Mexican International Am

Mouchy Cup  (FRA)
New South Wales Am (AUS)
Northern Open Amateur (RSA)
Portuguese International Am
Riversdale Cup (VIC, AUS)
Scottish Open Amateur
South African Amateur

South African Stroke Amateur
South of England Amateur
Spanish International Amateur
St Andrews Links Trophy (SCO)
Tailhade Cup (ARG)
Tasmanian Open (AUS)
Welsh Open Amateur
Western Province Open Am (RSA)
World Amateur Team


  Team Events of Note  

Walker Cup  alternates between USA & GB&I

odd yrs in Aug or Sept, 

Palmer Cup  alternates between USA & Europe

Collegiate event in June


St Andrews Trophy alternates between GB&I & Mainland Europe even yrs in Sept


Bonallack Trophy between Europe & Australasia even years

European Amateur Team among European countries    


Rankings  professional and amateur rankings covering players from multiple nations


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New Hampshire

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  Golf Governing Bodies – International   links for all with significant golf populations &/or courses      

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Isle of Man

Australasia  (AGU & APGC)

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Costa Rica




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Pacific Northwest

USA & Canada


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Professional Tours  

International  Federation of PGA  Tours


DP World Tour  OWGR

Korn Ferry Tour  OWGR

Australasia Tour  OWGR

Asian Tour  OWGR

Japan Tour  OWGR

Sunshine Tour (Southern Africa) OWGR

AsiaOne Tour  OWGR

Challenge Tour  OWGR

Canadian Tour (Canada) OWGR


LatinoAmerica Tour  OWGR

Asian Dev Tour  OWGR

Korean Tour  OWGR

Alps Tour OWGR

China PGA Tour OWGR

China Tour OWGR

EuroPro Tour OWGR

MENA Tour (Middle East) OWGR

Nordic League OWGR

ProGolf Tour (Europe) OWGR

Big Easy Tour OWGR

Thailand Tour OWGR


Adams Tour

Argentina Tour

Champions Tour

Dakotas Tour

Euro Senior Tour

Futures Tour (Women)

Gateway Tour (USA)

Hi5 Tour (Europe)

IGT Tour (South Africa)

Ladies European Tour


SwingThought Tour (USA)


Swing Thought (USA)

OWGR events included in the Official World Golf Ranking

Collegiate Team Websites  All D1, D2 top 20+, D3 and NAIA top 10+    NCAA    NAIA    CCAA   GCAA    (links updated Nov of 2022)

Abilene Christian D1

Air Force D1

Akron D1

Alabama D1

Alabama A&M

Alabama Birmingham D1

Alabama State D1

Allegheny D3

Anderson D2

Appalachian State D1

Arizona D1

Arizona State D1

Arkansas D1

Arkansas Little Rock D1

Arkansas Pine Bluff D1

Arkansas State D1

Army D1

Auburn D1

Augusta  (GRU) D1

Austin Peay D1

Ball State D1

Barry D2

Barton D2

Baylor D1

Bellevue   NAIA

Belmont D1

Berry D3

Bethune-Cookman D1

Binghampton D1

Boise State D1

Boston College D1

Bowling Green D1

Bradley D1

Brigham Young D1

British Columbia  (CAN) NAIA

Brown D1

Bryant D1

Bucknell D1

Butler D1

California Berkeley D1

California Davis D1

California Irvine D1

California LA (UCLA) D1

California Riverside D1

California San Diego D1

Cal Santa Barbara D1

Cal  Poly  SLO D1

Cal State Chico D2

Cal State East Bay D2

Cal State Fresno D1

Cal State Fullerton D1

Cal State Long Beach D1

Cal State Monterey Bay D2

Cal State Northridge D1

Cal State Sacramento D1

Cal St San Bernardino D2

Cal State San Diego D1

Cal State San Jose D1

Cal State San Marcos D2

Cal State Sonoma D2

Cal State Stanislaus D2

California Baptist D1

California PA D2

Cameron D2

Camosun  (CAN) NAIA

Campbell D1

Canisius D1

Carnegie Mellon D3

Carson-Newman D2

Central Arkansas D1

Central Connecticut D1

Central Florida D1

Central Michigan D1

Central Oklahoma D2

Charleston D1

Charleston Southern D1

Chicago State D1

Christopher Newport D3

Cincinnati D1

Claremont Mudd Scripps D3

Clayton State D2

Clemson D1

Cleveland State D1

Coastal Carolina D1

Coastal Georgia NAIA

Coker D2

Colgate D1

College of Desert NJCAA

Colorado D1

Colorado Springs D2

Colorado St Pueblo D2

Colorado State D1

Columbia D1

 Columbia College NAIA

 Columbus State D2

Concordia  (NE) NAIA

Connecticut D1

Cornell D1

Creighton D1

Cumberlands NAIA

Dalton State NAIA

Dartmouth D1

Davidson D1

Dayton D1

De Paul D1

Delaware D1

Denver D1

Detroit Mercy D1

Drake D1

Drexel D1

Dubuque D3

Duke D1

Durham (CAN) NAIA

East Carolina D1

East Tennessee St D1

Eastern Florida St NJCAA

Eastern Illinois D1

Eastern Kentucky D1

Eastern Michigan D1

Elon D1

Embry-Riddle (AZ) NAIA

Embry-Riddle  (FL) D2

Emory D3

Erskine D2

Evansville D1

Fairfield D1

Fairleigh Dickinson D1

Farmingdale State D3

Findlay D2

Flagler D2

Florida D1

Florida A&M D1

Florida Atlantic D1

Florida Gulf Coast D1

Florida State D1

Fordham D1

Fort Wayne D1

Francis Marion D1

Furman D1

Garden City

Gardner Webb D1

George Mason D1

George Washington D1

Georgetown D1

Georgia D1

Georgia Southern D1

Georgia Southwestern D2

Georgia State D1

Georgia Tech D1

Georgian (CAN) NAIA

Gonzaga D1

Grand Canyon D1

Grand Valley St D2

Grand View NAIA

Greensboro College D3

Guilford D3

Hamilton D3

Hampton D1

Hampton-Sydney D3

Hartford D1

Harvard D1

Hawaii D1

Hawaii – Hilo D2

Henderson State D2

High Point D1

Hobart D3

Hofstra D1

Holy Cross D1

Holy Names D2

Hope International D3

Houston D1

Houston Christian D1

Houston Victoria NAIA

Howard D1

Humber  (CAN) NAIA

Huntingdon D3

Huntington NAIA

Husson D3

Idaho D1

Illinois D1

Illinois State D1

Illinois Wesleyan D3

Incarnate Word D1

Indian Hills NJCAA

Indiana D1


Iona D1

Iowa D1

Iowa State D1

Iowa Western

Jacksonville D1

Jacksonville State D1

James Madison D1

Jessup NAIA

Kalamazoo D3

Kansas D1

Kansas State D1

Keiser NAIA

Kennesaw State D1

Kent State D1

Kentucky D1

Kirkwood NJCAA

La Salle D1

Lafayette D1

LaGrange D3

Lamar D1

Lander D2

Lee D2

Lehigh D1

LeTourneau D3

Lewis & Clark St NAIA

Liberty D1

Limestone D2

Lincoln Memorial D2

Lindenwood D1

Lindsey Wilson NAIA

Lipscomb D1

Long Island Brooklyn D1

Longwood D1

Louisiana Lafayette D1

Louisiana Monroe D1

Louisiana State D1

Louisiana Tech D1

Louisville D1

Loyola (IL) D1

Loyola (MD) D1

Loyola Marymount D1

Lynn D2

Macalester D3

Manhattan D1

Manhattanville D3

Marquette D1

Marshall D1

Mary Hardin-Baylor D3

Maryland D1

Maryland Eastern Shore D1

Massachusetts Lowell D2

McDaniel D3

McKendree D2

McNeese State D1

Memphis D1

Mercer D1

Merrimack D1

Methodist D3

Miami Ohio D1

Michigan D1

Michigan State D1

Middle Tennessee St D1

Midwestern St D2

Minnesota D1

Mississippi D1

Mississippi Gulf Coast NJCAA

Mississippi State D1

Missouri D1

Missouri Baptist NAIA

Missouri KC D1

Missouri St Louis D2

Missouri State D1

Mobile NAIA

Monmouth D1

Morehead State D1

Mount St Mary’s D1

Murray State D1

Navy D1

Nebraska D1

Nebraska Omaha D1

Nebraska Wesleyan D3

Nevada Las Vegas D1

Nevada Reno D1

New Mexico D1

New Mexico JC

New Mexico State D1

New Orleans D1

New York D3

Niagara  (USA) D1

Niagara  (CAN) NAIA

Nicholls State D1

North Alabama D1

North Carolina D1

North Carolina A&T D1

North Carolina Central D1

NC Charlotte D1

NC Greensboro D1

North Carolina State D1

NC Wilmington D1

North Dakota D1

North Dakota State D1

North Florida D1

North Georgia D2

North Texas D1

Northern Colorado D1

Northern Illinois D1

Northern Iowa D1

Northern Kentucky D1

Northwestern D1

Northwestern Ohio NAIA

Northwood D2

Notre Dame D1

Nova Southeastern D2

Oakland D1

Oglethorpe D3

Ohio D1

Ohio State D1

Ohio Wesleyan D3

Oklahoma D1

Oklahoma Christian D2

Oklahoma City NAIA

Oklahoma State D1

Oklahoma Wesleyan NAIA

Old Dominion D1

Oral Roberts D1

Oregon D1

Oregon State D1

Ottawa NAIA

Otterbein D3

Pacific D1

Penn State D1

Pennsylvania D1

Pepperdine D1

Piedmont D3

Point NAIA

Pomona-Pitzer D3

Prairie View A&M D1

Presbyterian D1

Princeton D1

Purdue D1

Queens Charlotte D2

Radford D1

Randolph-Macon D3

Redlands D3

Rhode Island D1

Rhodes D3

Rice D1

Richmond D1

Rider D1

Robert Morris D1

Rochester D3

Rocky Mountain NAIA

Rutgers D1

Sacred Heart D1

Sam Houston St D1

Samford D1

San Diego D1

San Francisco D1

Santa Clara D1

Savannah A&D NAIA

Schreiner D3

Seattle D1

Seton Hall D1

Siena D1

Simon Fraser D2

South Alabama D1

South Carolina D1

South Carolina Aiken D2

South Carolina Beaufort  NAIA

South Carolina Upstate D1

South Dakota D1

South Dakota State D1

South Florida D1

South Mountain NJCAA

Southeastern NAIA

SE Louisiana D1

Southern California D1

Southern Illinois D1

Southern Indiana D1

So Illinois Edwardsville D1

Southern Methodist D1

Southern Miss D1

Southern Utah D1

Southwestern D3

St Ambrose NAIA

St Bonaventure D1

St Francis PA D1

St John Fisher D3

St Johns (MN) D3

St Johns (NY) D1

St Josephs (PA) D1

St Leo D2

St Mary’s (CA) D1

St Mary’s (TX) D2

St Peters D1

St Thomas (MN) D2

St Xavier NAIA

Stanford D1

 Stephen F Austin D1

Stetson D1

Stevens Tech D3

Stevenson D3

Swarthmore D3

Tampa D2

Tarleton State D1

Taylor NAIA

Temple D1

Tennessee D1

Tenn Chattanooga D1

Tennessee Martin D1

Tennessee State D1

Tennessee Tech D1

Texas D1

Texas A&M D1

Texas A&M Commerce D1

Texas Arlington D1

Texas Christian D1

Texas El Paso D1

Texas Lutheran D3

Texas Rio Grande Valley D1

Texas San Antonio D1

Texas Southern D1

Texas State D1

Texas Tech D1

Texas Tyler D2

Texas Wesleyan NAIA

Thiel D3

Thomas Univ NAIA

Toledo D1

Towson D1

Troy D1

Utah D1

Utah State D1

Utah Tech D2

Utah Valley D1

Valparaiso D1

Vanderbilt D1

Victoria (CAN) NAIA

Villanova D1

Virginia D1

Virginia Commonwealth D1

Virginia Tech D1

Wagner D1

Wake Forest D1

Walters State NJCAA

Washburn D2

Washington D1

Washington & Lee D3

Washington St D1

Wayland Baptist NAIA

Wayne State D2

Weber State D1

Webster D3

West Florida D2

West Virginia D1

Western Carolina D1

Western Illinois D1

Western Kentucky D1

Western New Mexico D2

Western Washington D2

Whitman D3

Whitworth D3

Wichita State D1

Willamette D3

William & Mary D1

William Woods NAIA

Williams D3

Winthrop D1

Wisconsin D1

Wisconsin Eau Claire D3

Wisconsin Green Bay D1

Wittenberg D3

Wofford D1

Wright State D1

Wyoming D1

Xavier D1

Yale D1

Youngstown State D1



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