2024 U.S. Senior Open Youth Volunteer Information


Youth aged 14-21 are eligible to volunteer as a Standard Bearer at the 2024 U.S. Senior Open at Newport Country Club. This opportunity is free of charge and gives juniors the chance to walk inside the ropes alongside golf legends!




Additional Information

This youth volunteer committee is responsible for holding a metal score sign while walking inside the ropes with a group for all 18 holes. An official adult Walking Scorer will also be assigned to the group so formal score keeping is not required. Must be age 14-21 by the start of the championship and able to walk 18 holes.

The championship runs from June 26 – 30, 2024.Each Standard Bearer is asked to complete three (3) shifts of walking 18 holes (3 different days between Thursday and Sunday). Each shift will last between five (5) and six (6) hours and is approximately a five-mile walk.

All Standard Bearers will receive (1) golf shirt, (1) pullover, and (1) piece of headwear, along with a water bottle, a transparent bag, and a lapel pin. For each assigned shift, volunteers will receive a complimentary lunch voucher and access to Volunteer Hospitality. Additionally, each volunteer will receive a credential valid each day of the championship and a complimentary parent/guardian ticket for each shift.