MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The 31st Annual World Amateur Golf Tournament comes back to the Myrtle Beach area beginning Aug. 25, 2014 and running through Aug. 29.

This is the world’s largest amateur golf tournament and will bring more than 3,000 golfers from all 50 states and more than 20 foreign countries.

The tournament is being played on courses across the Myrtle Beach area. It features 72 holes of competition, an 18-hole championship playoff, lots of gifts and prizes and entertainment.

The World Am is open to all golfers 17 years of age and older who have a certified USGA handicap or foreign equivalent.

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