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As a Golfweek Amateur Tour Member, you will receive membership into a -USGA compliant club through USHandicap.com and issued an official USGA index.

Within 60 days of joining the tour and filling out the 2018 registration, each member will receive an email from USHandicap with instructions on how to sign into your account. You will not be able to access your Silver membership until you receive the confirmation email. Nothing will be mailed, everything will be done via email address.

See FAQ's here for more information.

 

Join The Golfweek Amateur Tour and get a free subscription to the New GOLFWEEK Magazine!

Every member of the Golfweek Amateur Tour receives a free one year subscription to the New GOLFWEEK magazine. That includes both digital and print editions.

To start your subscription, you must fill out the tour application when paying your membership fees. Click here to join the Tour. Please allow 4-6 weeks for for your magazine to arrive.

If you are already a member and have filled out the registration, you can go online here and set up a digital account with the email you signed up with on our website. Or you can use the Golfweek magazine app from iTunes.

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$118 for access to the best golf in Arkansas!
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2018 Arkansas Schedule

 Tournament         Course Date City Cost Details     
 #1 Masters Desoto

Magellan
April 7th & 8th Hot Springs Village   $185           Results
Pinnacle Physical Therapy Open Granada April 21st Hot Springs Village $108 Results
#3 ARKLA Cup April 28th & 29th 
Glenwood
Results
#4 Eagle Crest May 12th Alma $98 Results
#5 Arkansas/Memphis Ridges at
Village Creek
June 2nd Wynne $95       Event Info
 R.L. Harris Timber Co. Invitational Cypress Creek & 
Greystone CC
June 16th & 17th Cabot $175 Event Info
 #7 Ponce de Leon June 30th Hot Springs Village $105 Event Info
 Champion Auto Lift Open Ledgestone GC & 
Branson Hills GC
July 14th  & 15th Branson, MO $230         Event Info
Pro Benefits Open Balboa GC August 4th Hot Springs Village
$100
          
Event Info
 Arkansas/NLA Mystic Creek August 18th El Dorado $115 Event Info
 #11 Maumelle CC September 1st Maumelle $100 Event Info
Quapaw House
Tour Finals
Hot Springs Country Club September 15th & 16th Hot Springs  $198      Event Info
 National Finals Various Courses October 19-21 Hilton Head Island, SC
Event Info


Congratulations to the Buffalo Wild Wings Open
Tournament Winners-Eagle Crest!


Opening Tournament Winners
L-R Ben Starsky- Champ, Casey Ward - A, Raymond Peevy - B, Scott Walston - C, Al Jones - D
  

 

 What is the Arkansas Tour   


The GOLFWEEK Amateur Tour of Arkansas is the Premier Amateur Golf Tour dedicated to Arkansas Amateur Golfers of all skill levels. We use some of the best championship golf courses in Arkansas to host our tournaments making your experience the best possible tournament atmosphere that we can produce.

 I want to join! Now what?  


  • Select the "Join the Tour" menu item on the left of this page
  • When we receive your registration and payment, you will get an email with additional information and confirmation of your eligibility.
  • You are now ready to enter a tournament! Find the one you want to play in on the right hand side of this page.
  • You can click the tournament details to register or the Pay Now button and pay your entry fee!
  • When your entry fee and registration is received, you will receive an email confirmation.
  • You are ready to play your first event. If you still have questions, check our our FAQ or read the Tour Manual!

 

 Tour Membership   

As a member of the Arkansas Tour, you are allowed to play in as many or as few Arkansas Tour events as you would like to. As an added benefit, you are also allowed to play in any other tour event throughout the country! For every Arkansas Tour event that you play in, you will gain season long points that could potentially pave your way to the National Championship in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina at the end of the season.

Your 2018 Membership will only cost $118 and includes the following...
  • 2018 GOLFWEEK Amateur Tour Hat ($20 value)
  • 2018 6 pack can cooler
  • 2018 sunglass strap
  • 2018 GOLFWEEK Amateur Tour Bag Tag
  • 2018 GOLFWEEK Amateur Tour Member Card
  • 2018 USHandicap Membership (Click Here for more details) ($20 value)
  • 1 Year Subscription to GOLFWEEK Magazine ( $39.95 value)
  • Discounted Practice Rounds at Most Event Courses
  • 15% to 50% on Golf Equipment, Apparel and Accessories at Tour Sponsor Golf Shop and Online Store
  • Opportunity to compete in National Tour Championship in Hilton Head, SC in October 2018. Over 800 golfers competed in 2017! 


 How Our Tournaments Work   

When you sign up for the tour, we will place you in a flight based on your current USGA Index or by making a determination based on your average scores. During the tournaments, you will compete against other players from your flight in a true stroke play event. You will compete for pre-paid Visa Gifts Cards and also an etched crystal trophy for the 1st place winner in each flight. 

Click to view Prize Pool information!

We have optional cash games at each event. 

$35 Buy In-- $20 goes into the Skins pool for each flight... $10 goes into the Super Skin pool for all flights.. $5 for closest to the pin..


Based on where you placed in each tournament, you will be awarded points. All participating players receive points no matter what place you finished in for the event. The Season Long Points Winner for each flight will be awarded a special trophy and a free tour membership for the next season. The top 10 in each flight have the opportunity to compete in the National Finals at Hilton Head Island in October.

Listed below are the flight assignments and yardages..

Championship Flight: 0 to 3.9 Handicap
A Flight: 4.0 to 8.9 Handicap
B Flight: 9.0 to 13.9 Handicap
C Flight: 14.0 to 18.9 Handicap
D Flight: 19.0 and Higher Handicap

Championship flight: 6700 yards and up
-A flight: 6500-6800 yards
-B flight: 6400-6600 yards
-C flight: 6200-6500 yards
-D flight: 6000-6300 yards 


 

 Frequently Asked Questions   

Would you like to learn more about how our tour operates? Please visit our local FAQ section by clicking on the link below to learn the answers to many of the questions that have been asked by our new and veteran players.

Click to view Arkansas Tour Local FAQ's


 Arkansas Tour Permanent Local Rules   

Please click on the link below to find a listing of all Permanent Local Rules that are in effect for all Arkansas Tour Tournaments

Click to view Permanent Arkansas Tour Local Rules


 





 Tour Director   

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to assist in any way that I can...

Jerry Homishak
Arkansas Tour Director
501-762-1112
arkansas@AmateurGolfTour.net
  

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