The Australian Men's Foursomes Championship is open to players of all ages. It is contested over 36-holes foursomes stroke play. The first Australian Men’s Amateur Foursomes Championship was played in 1899.
Visit the website of the host club - Federal Golf Club, Canberra, ACT
Championship History and Past Results
Queenslanders Aaron Wilkin and Taylor MacDonald became the first pair in the history of the championship to successfully defend their Australian Men’s Foursomes title.
The pair, who won at Riversdale Golf Club in Melbourne in 2013, did so in emphatic style with a seven stroke win in Canberra.
Wilkin and MacDonald lit up the course in the morning round with an 8-under par 64. They followed up with a 5-under par afternoon score for their 131 total.
Victorians Ben Eccles and Todd Sinnott and Lucas Herbert and Geoff Drakeford were tied in second place on 138.
South Australian pair Anthony Murdaca and Justin Crowder finished fourth.
The Australian Men’s Interstate Teams Matches begin on Tuesday at Federal Golf Club.
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Distance Measuring Devices:
Please be advised that the following Local Rule will now be in effect for the Championship:
In this competition a player may obtain distance information by using a device that measures distance only. If, during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device that is designed to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect their play (eg gradient, windspeed, temperature, etc), the player is in breach of Rule 14-3, for which the penalty is disqualification, regardless of whether any such additional function is actually used.
The following page on the R&A Website provides guidance around the conformance of various DMDs -
R&A Advice on DMDs (if a player uses a non-conforming DMD during competition play, they will be disqualified).
For further information please contact Golf Australia:
Phone: (03) 9626 5050