Official World Golf Ranking

The Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) ranks golfers around the world based on the relative performances of players participating in Eligible Golf Tour events. This ranking is calculated in accordance with the rules established by the Governing Board, details of which can be found in the How the Ranking Works section of this Website.

In order to calculate such ranking, information about the players taking part in events and the scores that they achieve in such events are provided by the Eligible Golf Tours. This information is not submitted through the Website but is supplied directly by the organisers of Eligible tournaments through affiliates of OWGR.

Website Privacy Policy

OWGR owns this website. OWGR recognises the importance of protecting personal privacy. This privacy policy outlines how OWGR collects, uses and protects information about you when you access the OWGR website. Whenever personal data is collected via your use of this website that information will only be used in accordance with this privacy policy and relevant legislation.

OWGR may occasionally amend this policy by updating this page. You should revisit the page from time to time to review any amendments.

The information we collect and how it is used

Separate to the collection of information about Eligible Golf Tour,  players and their tournament results, information is also collected via the Website. We may collect the following personal and non-personal information from you:

We may collect personal information about people who provide feedback in relation to the Website using the Contact Us form.

We may use information we collect about you for providing you with services or information that you request from us or information which we feel may interest you, if you have agreed to be contacted for such purposes.I’m 

OWGR is committed to ensuring the security of the OWGR website and any information you provide using the site. OWGR has procedures in place to help protect against loss, misuse and alteration of information.

The OWGR website contains links to other websites which may be of interest to users. We are not responsible for the content of these websites and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. The operators of other sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their own data protection or privacy policy. This privacy policy applies only to the Website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices within any other websites. You should always be aware of this when you leave the Website and we encourage you to read the privacy statement on any other website that you visit.

Your Right

OWGR will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have informed you, have your permission or are required to by law. Information may be shared with third parties who are under contract to act for us.

OWGR takes its responsibilities under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) seriously and will only process personal data in accordance with the regulation.

Under the GDPR you have the right to access your personal data held by the OWGR for a small fee. If you wish to obtain this information, please write to or email us at the address set out below.

If you believe the information we are holding on you is incorrect or you require further information about how we use your information please write to us or email us at the address set out below.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or the information we hold about you.

Write to us:

Official World Golf Ranking, European Tour Building, Wentworth Drive, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4LX, United Kingdom.