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Qualifying for The Open with Peter Finch - Part 2

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Episode notes

YouTube star and PGA Professional Peter Finch joins The Open Podcasts to continue a special series on Open Qualifying, as he embarks on a journey to discover more about Qualifying and the stories it has to offer, ahead of his own attempt to make it to St Andrews for The 150th Open.

In Part 2, Pete talks to George Wale and Jonathan Tippetts-Aylmer, two people responsible for the process of Open Qualifying, and finds out how courses become Qualifying venues, what goes on behind the scenes and how Qualifying has changed over the years. Producer Chris Lewis also catches up later on with Alan Gibson, a player who has competed in Regional Qualifying a remarkable 34 times.

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