How Do You Qualify for the Senior (Champions) Tour?

Category: Champions of the Game
Senior (Champions) Tour


If you aren’t a PGA tour pro, you may want a different retirement plan.


The easiest way to qualify for the Champions Tour is a successful PGA tour career, but if that isn’t your path, you’ll need to survive qualifying school.

More about the Senior (Champions) Tour

The vast majority of exemptions to the Champions Tour are designed for professionals to move from the PGA tour to the Champions tour when they turn 50 years old.

Champions Tour qualifying school involves two stages 1) First Stage and 2) Final Stage. You must finish in the top 5 to get full status – top 30 gives you some conditional status on the Champions Tour.