A place in the Open Qualifying is a nice perk but it's the Masters berth bringing Asia and Australia's best amateurs to the Asia-Pacific Amateur.
And with U.S. Amateur champion Curtis Luck having already secured a spot in August, his comeback win in the eighth (!) edition over compatriot Brett Coletta means there will be no spot awarded this year.
Luck's victory comes on top of a World Amateur Team Championship victory and the amateur, making for one of the finest seasons in time and quite possibly the greatest ever by an amateur golfer sporting a manbun.
The full game story and images from Incheon, Korea.