adidas golf Wee Wonders is 22 this year!
Since Wee Wonders Started in 1995, the opportunity to develop from the coaching bay to competitive golf has been nurtured and expanded into the Wee Wonders Open Golf Championships with its Regional Qualifiers, Regional Finals and Grand Final Format. The adidas golf Wee Wonders Championships is a series of junior golf tournaments that gives boys and girls aged five to twelve years a way to progress from coaching into competitive golf.
There are 4 age categories for boys (5-6, 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12) and 3 for girls (5-8, 9-10 and 11-12). The format for the Regional Qualifiers and Regional Finals is strokeplay over 9 holes. The winner and second placed players of each age category progress to the Regional Finals, from the Regional Finals the first three placed players in each age category progress to the Grand Final.
This year adidas golf Wee Wonders will hold regional qualifying events at 48 venues across the UK and Ireland and with the Grand Final being held at the legendary St Andrews Links; the “adidas golf Wee Wonders Open Golf Championships”. Widely regarded as “the British Championships” and a “Junior Major”.With supporters such as the PGA, Golf Foundation, enthusiastic ambassadors in Colin Montgomerie & Nick Dougherty and support from Sponsors such as, HSBC and Baillie Gifford and this year Adidas & Taylormade, it is no wonder Wee Wonders is such a success.
Winners will have the opportunity to play events such as the US Kids European Championships in East Lothian & World Championships in the USA.
European Tour Winner Tommy Fleetwood, Walker Cup player Tyrrel Hatton and the talented Northern Irish twins Lisa & Leona Maguire all started out as Wee Wonders champions.