2019 U.S. Women's Open: Fast Facts

Sung Hyun Park won the 2017 U.S. Women's Open by two strokes over amateur Hye-Jin Choi. (USGA/Chris Keane)
   
Championship Venue Country Club of Charleston (S.C.)
Opened 1900
Architect Seth Raynor
Dates of Championship May 30-June 2
Tickets Tickets will be available to purchase in the Fall of 2018! Daily and weekly ticket packages, as well as premium packages will be available.
Volunteer Volunteer registration will begin in the Spring of 2018! Please contact the 2019 U.S. Women’s Open Championship office for more information: 2019uswomensopen@usga.org
Hospitality Please click here for information about corporate hospitality packages.
Accommodations Visit the Charleston Convention Visitors Bureau website for information about local accommodations.
Field Size 156, comprised of professionals and amateurs
Eligibility Any female professional or amateur golfer whose Handicap Index does not exceed 2.4
Qualifying
Competitors who are not exempt into the championship can earn a spot in the field via sectional qualifying, which will take place at sites around the U.S. and at select international sites. The schedule and locations will be announced in early 2019.
Notable Competitons Held at Country Club of Charleston (winner)

*2013 U.S. Women's Amateur (Emma Talley)

*Azalea Invitational, held annually since 1946. Champions include Todd White (2015); Nathan Smith (2005); Webb Simpson (2004, 2007); D.J. Trahan (2002); Stewart "Buddy" Alexander (1976); 

Notable U.S. Women's Open Champions Patty Berg (1946): Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1948, 1950, 1954); Louise Suggs (1949); Mickey Wright (1958-59, 1961, 1964); Betsy Rawls (1951, 1953, 1957); a-Catherine Lacoste (1967); JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1971, 1976); Hollis Stacy (1977-78, 1984); Amy Alcott (1980); Laura Davies (1987); Betsy King (1989-90); Annika Sorenstam (1995-96, 2006); Se Ri Pak (1998); Juli Inkster (1999, 2002); Karrie Webb (2000-01); Inbee Park (2008, 2013); Paula Creamer (2010); Michelle Wie (2014); Brittany Lang (2016)
Notable U.S. Women's Open Runners-Up Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1949); Betsy Rawls (1950, 1961); Louise Suggs (1951, 1955, 1958-59); Jackie Pung (1953); Mickey Wright (1968); Nancy Lopez (1975, 1989, 1997); JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1978, 1982-83, 1987); Hollis Stacy (1980); Juli Inkster (1992); Beth Daniel (1981-82); a-Jenny Chuasiriporn (1998); Se Ri Pak (2001); Annika Sorenstam (2002, 2004); Lorena Ochoa (2007); Stacy Lewis (2014); Hye-Jin Choi (2017)
Schedule of Play Thursday, May 30 (First Round, 18 holes, stroke play)
Friday, May 31 (Second Round, 18 holes, stroke play)
Saturday, June 1 (Third Round, 18 holes, stroke play)
Sunday, June 2 (Final Round, 18 holes, stroke play)
Format 72 holes, stroke play. The field will be cut to the low 60 scorers and ties after 36 holes.
Future Sites 2018: Shoal Creek (Ala.)/May 31-June 3
2020: Champions Golf Club, Houston, Texas/June 4-7
2021: The Olympic Club, San Francisco, Calif./June 3-6
2023: Pebble Beach (Calif.) Golf Links/June 1-4

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