The Ayrshire Boys Golf Championship received a boost recently with news that it has been accepted as a counting event for the World Amateur Golf Rankings, joining the Ayrshire Strokeplay Championship which was made a counting event a few years ago.
The ranking points will be allocated according to performance in the strokeplay and subsequent matchplay event.
The 2019 Ayrshire Boys Championship takes place at Rowallan Castle GC on Thursday 1st August with the Ayrshire Boys Matchplay taking place from 12th to 15th August at its traditional home at Prestwick GC.
The Association are grateful to Loudoun Gowf Club for stepping in to host the Ayrshire Strokeplay Championship this year on Sunday 28th April. This will be the second occasion that Loudoun have hosted the event.
The Ayrshire Matchplay Championship will follow from 6th to 9th of May, over the links at Irvine GC.