Player Policies

Competitive Eligibility Criteria

  • Participation in AJGA events is reserved for amateur golfers
  • The minimum age requirement is 12 years old
  • For events Ages 12 - 19: Juniors who have not reached their 19th birthday AND have not graduated high school as of January 1, 2021 are eligible
  • For events Ages 12 - 15: Juniors must be aged 12 to 15 throughout the duration of the tournament, including any corresponding Qualifier, AND have not graduated high school as of January 1, 2021
  • Once a player starts college, they are no longer eligible, regardless of age
  • Beginning in 2023, eligibility for events Ages 12 - 15 will be updated to the following: Juniors who have not reached their 15th birthday AND have not graduated high school as of January 1, 2023 are eligible