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The U.S. Kids Venice Open is an International tournament organized by U.S. Kids Golf, the largest children’s golf foundation in the world, in collaboration with PlayGolf54 – the only golf establishment in the Veneto region featuring 72 holes altogether.

With the patronage of the Veneto Region, the Tourism Department of Padua Province, the italian Golf Federation , the Veneto Golf Committee , the PGAI  and the cities of Padua, Rovolon  and Selvazzano, this prestigious tournament will take place at Golf della Montecchia and Golf Frassanelle courses from August 18/19/20/  2022 and will be anticipated by an exceptional event, the PARENT & CHILD tournament, in partnership with JAGUAR LAND ROVER  on August 16th at Montecchia Golf Course

The U.S. Kids Golf mission is to introduce even small children to high quality golf in a competitive, healthy playing experience and the Venice Open is the perfect opportunity for children to learn to play golf in an international setting.

This tournament is infact the second largest U.S. Kids Golf International championship held in Europe (after Scotland) and is an annual summer appointment of the U.S. Kids Golf world events calendar (Scotland, Malaysia, Mexico, South Africa, Canada, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico).

The competition is open to boys and girls aged 5-18, who have qualified to partecipate through the many Local Tour events held all over the world. The youngest categories will play 9 holes course in Montecchia , while older participants will tee off on our 18-hole courses at Montecchia and Frassanelle.
According to the categories of play, the results will be valid for the  National Ranking System and the Italian National Order of Merit and recognized by the Junior Golf Scoreboard , and the World Amateur Ranking.

The 5 highest ranking players of every age category will receive awards, and the tournament will assign the Priority Status according to the players’ finishing position and automatically qualify to participate in the next European Championship in Scotland and the World Championship in Pinehurst

The Venice Open will also award, like every year, the TROFEO TEODORO SOLDATI in memory of a young player who prematurely left us. The Trophy will be awarded to the best Italian player category 13-18


 The tournament will receive important contributions from special sponsors such as: ICS (Istituto per il Credito Sportivo) and JAGUAR LAND ROVER 

The media partner is  GOLF&TURISMO.


Venice Open will also have a significant charity partner, as soon as possible more info about that.

The prestigious Golf della Montecchia will be the headquarter of the event,. Families and friends will find an atmosphere of joy and happiness.

The surroundings offer a wide range of activities that the entire family can enjoy and it is at short distance from  beautiful and lively cities such as Venice, Padua, Verona, Vicenza.

Whether you relax at the world known region of Veneto , enjoy traditional Italian cuisine and wine tasting, or travel to a nearby city, the Venice Open is the perfect opportunity for a family summer vacation to Italy!