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Now in high definition! Take a moment to see the sights at the 2008 Open Championship at Royal Birkdale.
Due to a new age limit for the Open Championship, five-time winner Tom Watson has two more years of exemptions left. (Photo: Getty Images)
R&A announces changes to entry criteria for 2008 Open
The runners-up at the British Amateur and U.S. Amateur championships will have a little easier road to Royal Birkdale, thanks to a series of amendments to the entry criteria for the 2008 Open Championship announced recently by the R&A. The Championship Committee also also intends to lower to 60 the age limit exemption for past Open champions.
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