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Conor Gough wins the 2019 DOYYCT at Royal Portrush

Posted On: 12 Sep 2019   |   Posted By: The Duke of York

This week, The Duke of York, Founder and Patron, attended The Duke of York Young Champions Trophy at Royal Portrush Golf Club, Northern Ireland. Founded in 2001 by The Duke and John Simpson, The Trophy is an international mixed tournament played solely on Open venue courses, which this year saw 63 players from 37 countries taking part.
After a tough three days of competition in challenging conditions, Conor Gough from England won the 2019 Trophy by six shots. Compatriot Callum Macfie was his closest rival in second and just one stroke behind in third was Václav Tichý from the Czech Republic. You can see the full results here .
The Duke of York founded the Trophy to encourage greater participation of young people in golf and the overall worldwide development of the game, and to ensure that in countries where golf is in its infancy, junior players still have the opportunity to participate.
The Duke of York Young Champions Trophy involves international male and female junior golfers to promote the development...

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