|Course(s)||Ganton Golf Club
Scarborough South Cliff Golf Club (2016)
|Organised by||English Golf Union|
|Tournament record score|
|Score||12 & 11 Michael Bonallack (1968)|
The English Men's Amateur Championship is contested through two phases. It begins with a 36 hole stroke play competition, with the leading 64 competitors progressing to the knock-out match play competition. Since there are exactly 64 places available in the knock-out stage, countback over the championship course, then back 9, back 6, back 3 and back 1 hole determine tie resolution. All matches in the knock-out phase are played over 18 holes except the final, which is played over 36 holes.