The Faldo Futures

Qualifying Events

The 2024 Faldo Futures Qualifying Events reached more than 50 golf clubs and 1,000 participants throughout the UK during the Easter holidays. The top 2 winners and ties in each division earned an invitation to the Regional Finals, played at six selected venues across the UK.

All UK based golf clubs can host a qualifying competition, all you have to do is register your details.

The Faldo Futures

Regional Finals

Approximately 365 players competed at six selected venues across the UK during the May half-term. The top 3 winners and ties in each division earned their invitation to participate at the Faldo Futures Final in August.

At the Belfry

Faldo Futures Final

Hosted by Sir Nick Faldo, the Faldo Futures Final will be played on Wednesday 28th of August at The Belfry, the week of the British Masters. At the final, 144 of the best 7-12 year old golfers will compete against one another for the title of Futures Champion. The individual winner of each age category will receive an invitation to the IMG Junior World Finals held at Torrey Pines South in California, USA.

Faldo Futures Introduction

The Faldo Futures

How it Works

Players – 7-12 year olds

Played as a 9 hole competition over shortened courses, the qualifiers are designed to attract as many children as possible to come and participate. Where as the winners will qualify for Regional Finals.

  • Qualifying Events: Take place at local golf clubs throughout the UK with the top 2 players plus ties from each division qualifying for the Regional Finals.
  • Regional Finals: Take place at selected venues across the UK where the top 3 players plus ties from each division qualifying for the Faldo Futures Final.
  • Faldo Futures Final: Takes place at The Belfry with 144 players participating in the age and gender categories.
Become a Qualifying Venue

The Main Benefits

For The PGA Pros

  • Attract new players for tuition
  • Promote junior tuition camps, courses or academy’s
  • Have family sessions on the day or build up to the event
  • Use the event as a promotional platform
  • Offer equipment advice
  • Create excitement and a Buzz at the Club
  • Have membership options available
  • Access to other Faldo Series Events for juniors of older age groups

For The Players

  • Play in a National junior golf event
  • Experience golf in a fun competition
  • Discover golf as a sport and how to get Involved at your local club
  • Compete for Regional Finals and The Faldo Futures Final at The Belfry
  • The opportunity to have a clinic with Sir Nick Faldo
  • Win Tickets to the British Masters at The Belfry
  • Play for a place in the IMG Junior World Finals
  • Gain invitations to Faldo Junior Tour Events
  • Free membership to The Faldo Futures 2025

For The Clubs

  • Become a “Faldo Futures Venue 2025”
  • Showcase your club as being family friendly
  • Use event as a broader Open Day or Week
  • Increase in junior participation
  • Launch the new season to junior golf
  • Promote golf club to families
  • New tuition opportunities
  • Support the Faldo Series Charity
  • Promotion of your Club through new media opportunities
  • Promote Club membership

What a Club Receives

  • Digital promotion pack
  • Official Faldo Futures Venue Logo
  • Listing online on The Faldo Series Website
  • Prizes for winners
  • Tournament management platform
  • Entry fee from players (Up to club to decide)
  • 6 players (2 from each section) to qualify for Regional Finals
  • Ideas for promotion of club and membership
  • Link to Golf Foundation for other junior opportunities

Who is it for

For All Boys and Girls between 7 – 12 years of age

Age Categories: 7- 8 Year Olds, 9 – 10 Year olds, 11 – 12 Year olds (separated Boys and Girls)

No handicap requirements!

Tournament Dates

  • Qualifiers: Take place between Saturday 5th April - Monday 5th May 2025
  • Regional Finals: During the May half-term, Saturday 24th May – Sunday 1st June 2025
  • Faldo Futures Final: The week of the British Masters

Competition Detail

Age Ranges

  • Boys & Girls
    • 7-8 Yr Old
    • 9-10 Yr Old
    • 11-12 Yr Old

Competition Outline

  • Shortened courses to suit the age group
  • No handicap required to enter
  • All abilities welcome

Entry Requirements

  • Player Entry fee
    Qualifiers is determined by the host club
    Regional Finals: £30 per Player
    Faldo Futures Final: £50 per player
    Support is available via application through the Faldo Grant

Register as a qualifying Venue


Find a qualifying Venue


Become a Faldo Futures Host venue and promote junior golf at your club. Be a part of the Futures.

Faldo Grant

We want all clubs and young players to participate. To facilitate this The Faldo Grant is available to those clubs or players who want to participate but financial constraints prevent this from being a possibility.

How To Apply: Draft an email detailing your application to Please state the reason and how you would wish to use this grant.

All applications will be taken on their merits, and those successful in 2024 will be contacted with the level of assistance that can be offered.






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