WEEK 49 Phil Mickelson 25 consecutive years inside the World Top 50


At its recent meeting at The 144th Open the Governing Board of the Official World Golf Ranking approved the inclusion of the following New Tours into the OWGR System:

Alps Tour Golf

EuroPro Tour

Nordic Golf League

ProGolf Tour

The four Tours form an integral part of the European professional golf structure providing a pathway to the Challenge and European Tour where the leading five professional players to a limit of 10th place are awarded Challenge Tour exemption status for the following season. Additionally the leading 6 entrants from each Tour are given exemptions into the European Tour’s second stage of Qualifying School.

Each Tour will enter the OWGR system with a minimum level of 4 first place points for 54 hole tournaments and 6 first place points for 72 hole tournaments. Inclusion will commence with the tournaments to be played during OWGR Week 30 – Week ending Sunday 26th July 2015.


For more information:

Alps Golf Tour – www.alpstourgolf.com

EuroPro Tour – www.europrotour.com

Nordic Golf League – www.eccotour.org/nordicgolfleague

ProGolf Tour - www.pga.de/progolftour-background.html