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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.

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Updated: Feb. 17, 2017

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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.

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2016 Midwest Open @ Blackwolf Run

   

Midwest Open Tournament Information

 

 

Welcome to the Midwest Open
*** Lots of important information to follow, please read carefully ***
 
SATURDAY - 12PM SHOTGUN @ MEADOW VALLEYS
SUNDAY - 10AM SHOTGUN @ RIVER COURSE
 
PLAYERS MUST CHECK IN SATURDAY BEFORE ROUND
NO CHECK IN NECESSARY ON SUNDAY

 

Pre Tournament - SATURDAY

Registration opens at 10:00 am - players check in and get scorecards, local rules, pay for Skins & Pins and receive final instructions for the day.  All players are expected to check in no later than 45 minutes before their tee time and receive last minute updates, tournament rules, and additional information.  

 

Lunch will be served on Saturday and will begin at 10:30 am

 

Pace of Play

In 2016 the Chicago Tour has instituted PERMANENT PACE OF PLAY POLICIES, the goal of these policies to ensure an enjoyable tournament round.  ALL PLAYERS are expected to be familiar with the policies and should abide by them.  It will be strictly enforced with no exceptions.  READY GOLF IS EXPECTED.

 

PACE OF PLAY WILL BE HEAVILY MONITORED THIS TOURNAMENT - PLAY READY GOLF

 

Tournament Rules

USGA Rules are in effect.  Please refer to the USGA Rule Book

Local Rules are in effect.  Please refer to the PERMANENT LOCAL RULES

 

Local rules will also be printed on the back of your scorecards.  All players are expected to have a working knowledge of the USGA rules -- if you don't know -- ask!

 

 

Tournament Information

 

Tee Boxes 

 

Mens Tees

Champ Flight - Red Golfweek Tee

A Flight - Green Golfweek Tee

B Flight - Blue Golfweek Tee

C Flight - White Golfweek Tee

D Flight - Black Golfweek Tee

 

 

Tournament Pairings

 

Tournament Pairings & Groups

 

 

 

Closest to the Pins - MEADOW VALLEYS - ROUND 1

 

Champ Flight - #15

A Flight - #15

B Flight - #8

C Flight - #3

D Flight - #17

 

Closest to the Pins - RIVER - ROUND 2

 

Champ Flight - #13

A Flight - #13

B Flight - #10

C Flight - #17

D Flight - #4

 

 

Live Scoring

We will have live scoring for ALL players.  The tournaments are being setup right now.  On Gameday you will all see the game appear in your GameBook. We will provide Login Codes at the tournament site. 

 

LIVE SCORING PAGE

This page will automatically update during the tournament-bookmark it for later

 

 

Visa Gift Card Prize Pool

These amounts are estimates and based on the number of entries per flight (final amounts subject to change upon final headcount of tournament players) 

 

CHAMP Flight -- 1st $300 -- 2nd $200 -- 3rd $100 -- 4th $50 

A Flight -- 1st $400 -- 2nd $250 -- 3rd $100 -- 4th $50 

B Flight -- 1st $500 -- 2nd $300 -- 3rd $150 -- 4th $100 -- 5th $50

C Flight -- 1st $300 -- 2nd $200 -- 3rd $100 -- 4th $50 

D Flight -- 1st $350 -- 2nd $200 -- 3rd $100 -- 4th $50 

 

 

Daily Money Games

Skins & Pins - $40 ($20 FOR EACH DAY - MUST BE PAID ON SATURDAY)

 

Round 1

$10 Flighted Skins

$5 Flighted Closest to the Pin Contest

$5 Super Skins

 

Round 2

$10 Flighted Skins

$5 Flighted Closest to the Pin Contest

$5 Super Skins

 

2016 Wilson Cup - $40 (annual fee)

**remember if you are not in the Wilson Cup and you make a hole in one you will not receive the prize pool **

 

This weeks challenge hole:

Meadow Valleys - #13

River - #14

 

Hole in One Prize Pool:

$5,000k Hole

Meadow Valleys - #17

River - #17

 

$1,000 Holes

Meadow Valleys - #3, #8, #15

River - #4, #10, #13

 

If you are not in the Wilson Cup - for $5 you can enter the hole in one challenge for the weekend

 

  

Click here for full details of 2016 Wilson Cup

 

 

Upcoming Events

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May 16th

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