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Peru to host 2021 Latin America Amateur

7th annual event to be played at Lima Golf Club in Peru’s capital during nation’s bicentennial celebration

Announced: By officials with the Latin America Amateur, that the 2021 event will be played at Lima Golf Club. The seventh annual tournament will be held Jan. 14-17 in the event’s debut in Peru, to be staged in the nation’s capital during Peru’s bicentennial celebrations. The sixth Latin America Amateur is being played this week at Mayakoba Resort’s El Camaleon Golf Course in Playa del Carmen, Mexico (scores). The tournament, founded by the Masters Tournament, R&A and the U.S. Golf Association to promote the game in Latin America and the Caribbean, awards its champion an invitation to the Masters, the British Open, sectional qualifying for the U.S. Open and berths in the U.S. Amateur and British Amateur.

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