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Synonyms for amateur

Synonyms for amateur

one lacking professional skill and ease in a particular pursuit

Synonyms for amateur

someone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime

an athlete who does not play for pay

engaged in as a pastime

lacking professional skill or expertise

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The event, featuring mid-amateur and senior amateur competitors representing the United States and Great Britain and Ireland, will be hosted at The Concession Golf Club, in Bradenton.
According to media director Khawaja Pervaiz Saeed, senior amateurs and ladies will compete on Friday over 18 holes while the amateurs will be in action on Saturday and Sunday.
Prizefighting and amateur boxing are two different sports.
Having won all of his previous six matches in the event, he looks like a key player for the amateurs, especially after winning this year's amateur Order of Merit.
Amateur Public Links, won by Corbin Mills, and the U.
Under the deal a guaranteed PS24,000 per annum will be provided for amateur riders' training, while financial assistance will be offered towards riding overseas.
At age 15, he discovered amateur radio while visiting his grandparents, who are missionaries in southern Mexico and are both HAM operators.
Members of the Coventry Amateur Radio Society will set up a station at the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum tomorrowand Sunday as part of International Museums Weekend, a worldwide amateur radio societies initiative involving traditional and working museums across the globe.
McCarty was referring to both his organization's Southern Amateur Championship, scheduled for Chenal Country Club's Bear Den July 18-21, and the Western Amateur slated for The Alotian Club in late July 2013.
This is presented to the golfer at the top of the World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR) at the end of the amateur summer season.
But the Bamburgh Castle player had to face the latest superstar of the amateur game, Tom Lewis, in the second round of the matchplay, taking Lewis all the way to the 18th before losing two down.
ON THE day world's leading amateurs begin their quest for the Amateur Championship crown on Merseyside, two of golf's greatest players have recalled their battle over the same host course.
GOLF: Warwickshire's Andrew Sullivan, winner of two national events this year and a semi-finalist in the Amateur Championship, has been named in a three-man squad to represent England in the Finnish Open Amateur Championship.
Miller, a 22-year-old Sherman Oaks resident, hopes to hear her name announced during a telecast break as the winner of an amateur soap commercial contest.
Top European amateur golfers will be heading for Cleveland Golf Club in April to take part in a new Three Nations Mid Amateur tournament.