The 2022 Amundi Evian Juniors Cup
In 2007, the first Juniors Cup brought together the world's best amateurs under the age of 14 from several countries. An incredible opportunity for these young talents to meet the international women's elite, and to follow in their footsteps on the Evian Resort Golf Club course.
This year, 14 nations will compete: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, Italy, Mexico, Portugal, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Switzerland, Turkey, USA.
Results and feedback on The Amundi Evian Juniors Cup, the biggest U14 competition in the world, which took place from September 20 to 22 at the Evian Resort Golf Club.
After 3 days of play under a perfectly blue sky in Haute Savoie, it is finally the team of FRANCE that won this 15th edition of The Amundi Evian Juniors Cup; the United States and Italy complete the podium of the nations ranking. The course, which hosts the only Continental European Major every year in July, brought a lot of emotions to the young participants of the competition.
Concerning the individual performances, among the young girls and after a playoff hole with breathtaking suspense, it is the French KONG, Alice who won with a final score of 219 (+6) thanks to a solid birdie on the last hole. She is ahead of the American CLEMENTE, Gianna (also with a total of 219), and the other American of the competition, ZHANG, Angela at 220 (+7). Note that last year, Alice KONG had already finished on the 3rd place of the podium!
In the boys' category, the podium is composed of a Frenchman, a Spaniard and a Swiss. It is indeed COUILLEAU, Oscar who triumphs with a final score of 210 (-3), in front of RODRIGUEZ BURGOS, Arian at 217 (+3) and NOTTEBOOM, Kai Liam at 219 (+6).
Since 2007, the editions of The Amundi Evian Juniors Cup have revealed the talents of today, professionals like Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, or Aditi Ashok and Leona Maguire to name only 4, or the best amateurs in the world like Rose Zhang (1st WAGR) and Alexa Pano (101st WAGR). During the prize-giving ceremony, all the participants received a lifetime membership card of the Evian Resort Golf Club.
About The Amundi Evian Championship's Young Talents policy: Since its creation in 1994, The Amundi Evian Championship has always been committed to the promotion of women's golf worldwide. This driving societal role is also expressed through a strong commitment to young talent, within a galaxy of dedicated events organized for the most part at the Evian Resort Golf Club (Haribo Kids Cup, The Amundi Evian Juniors Cup, The Amundi Evian U18, The Amundi Evian Senior Showcase) and actions (Palmer Cup 2018, International Qualifiers, wildcard allocation) designed to reveal and support the champions of tomorrow.
About the Evian Resort Golf Club: The only resort in Continental Europe to host a major tournament, the Evian Resort cultivates its uniqueness with an exceptional golf offer. Here, golf, established as an art of living, is supported by high quality infrastructures, sublimated by an enchanting setting with breathtaking views.