Junior Competitions

Throughout the summer season (1st April – 31st October) there is a calendar packed full of tournaments available to junior golfers at Carnoustie Golf Links.

The competitions are a great way for you to enjoy some friendly competition and test your game over our outstanding courses.

A full calendar of events is shown in the table* below. To enter or to find out more information about each tournament please click the name of each event.

If you have further questions regarding any of the events, please contact our Golf Development Team via email – [email protected].

* If viewing on a smartphone, please rotate phone to landscape to view the full table.

Carnoustie Craws Competitions 2021

Date of EventTournament  CourseEntries Open Date Entries Close Date Handicap Limit Age Limit 
1st April – 5th June   The Nicoll CupBurnside 1st March  27th March No Handicap Required  Under 14 on 1st January 2021 
7th-9th AprilCraws Masters ChampionshipBurnside & Buddon2nd March2nd April54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021 
16th AprilOrder of Merit Event 1Burnside9th March9th April54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
24th AprilOrder of Merit Event 2Buddon17th March17th April54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
1st May - 30th SeptemberCraws Handicap Match Play ChampionshipBurnside or Buddon28th March28th April54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
1st May - 30th SeptemberCraws Pairs Match Play ChampionshipBurnside or Buddon28th March28th April54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
8th May Junior Links Championship Qualifying & Order of Merit Event 3Burnside1st April 2nd May 36.4 Under 18 on 1st January 2021 
8th MayWee Wonders Regional QualifierBuddonTBCTBCNo handicap RequiredUnder 13 on 1st September 2021
10th May – 5th June Junior Links Championship - Match PlayBurnside1st April 2nd May 36.4 Under 18 on 1st January 2021 
13th JuneOrder of Merit Event 4Buddon6th May6th June54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
9th JulyOrder of Merit Event 5Burnside2nd June2nd July54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
25th JulyWee Wonders Regional FinalBuddonN/AN/ANo handicap RequiredUnder 13 on 1st September 2021
W/C 26th JulyAngus County Juniors ChampionshipForfar Golf ClubTBCTBC54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
30th JulyOrder of Merit Event 6Burnside23rd June23rd July54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
9th August
Carnoustie Junior Open - Scratch EventChampionship1st February9th July12.4Under 18 on 1st January 2021
9th AugustCarnoustie Junior Open - 18-Hole Handicap EventBurnside1st February9th July36.4Under 18 on 1st January 2021
9th AugustCarnoustie Junior Open - 9-Hole Handicap EventBuddon1st February9th July28.5-54Under 18 on 1st January 2021
28th AugustOrder of Merit Event 7Buddon21st July21st August54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
11th SeptemberOrder of Merit Event 8Buddon4th August4th September54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021
18th-19th SeptemberCarnoustie Craws Ryder CupBurnside & Buddon11th August11th September54.0
Under 18 on 1st January 2021
13th-15th OctoberOctober Holidays ChampionshipBurnside & Buddon6th September6th October54.0Under 18 on 1st January 2021