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 45 days of joining the tour and filling out the 2020 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.
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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.
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Registration is a two part process, Register is part 1 and Paying for the event is part 2. Only when both of these are completed is your spot guaranteed in the field. Over the last 2 seassons we have sold out all of our events with the exception of aq few. So, If you are planning to play in an event, please register and pay as early as possible to avoid being left out.
Playing AWAY events. With your AGT membership you are allowed to play in any event on any tour where space is available. However, points can only be accumulated towards the points race IF you let me know in advance of playing in the away event. By doing this, it stops people for requesting points after the event when they finish high in the standings and not requesting the points when they don't. The Make Up points can only be requested for events that you plan on missing on the Local Tour Schedule.
- Most Charlotte events are SHOTGUN starts, meaning everyone will leave the clubhouse at the same time and head out to their starting holes where play will begin.
- Your Tour Membership package will be given to you at your first local tournament you play in. Carolina Lakes Feb. 1st kicks off the regular Charlotte Tour season!
- We utilize Live Scoring in all events. Not only can you track your progress against the field during the event, but so can your family and friends, no matter where they are.
- Side Cash Games. These are all optional.
- Flight Skins Games (only eligible for one depending on flight)
- Champ and A Flight combined ($10 entry)
- (B, C and D Flight) combined ($10 entry)
- Super Skins Game
- All Flights combined ($10 entry)
- Pins (aka closest to the Pin) (All Flights combined) ($5 entry)
- Example 100 entries at $5 a piece = $500 in prize fund.
- 4 total par 3's = $500/4 for a prize of $125 per par 3 closest to the pin.
- Each tournament (non-major) we run a 50/50 draw for "Stand Up to Cancer" (SUTC)
- 50% of all proceeds donated to "SUTC"
- 50% of all proceeds given to winning ticket holder.
- second draw for Course Sponsored Rounds (twosome/foursome)
- thir draw for 1 dozen AGT Logo Golf Balls.
The ability to play on any AGT tour event accross the country is a great benefit. However, I need to know IN ADVANCE if you want these points to count for a missed event on the CLT tour. If you want the (adjusted) points to count, I need to know which event you will be missing. Also..a single day event can be replaced with another single day event and a 2 day major can be replaced with a local 2 day major. Just send me a quick email outlining the event you are playing and the event you will be missing. Thanks...Phil
Hallenbeck - Mitterling Award Winner for 2019
This award is presented to the local tour that raises the most money during the season for Stand Up To Cancer. For 2019, we raised slightly over $9,000 which was an increase over 2018, so Thank You very much for all your contributions as we know that this disease has reached all of us in some capacity over our lives. Hopefully with contributions such as ours, we can finally beat this disease.
For 2020, We are going to change things up slightly in order to try and beat our total from 2019. Last year we drew 2 numbers at each single day tournament, one for the Money and one for the logo golf balls. This year we will 3 winners at each event.
Each Ticket will be $10
1st draw - 25% of 50/50 pot.
2nd draw - 25% of 50/50 pot.
3rd draw - Foursome at Golf Course we are playing
4th draw - One Dozen AGT Logo golf balls.
If we are at a Local 2 day event....Everything is doubled....
115 Golfers attended the GolfWeek Am Tour event at Cowans Ford Golf Club in Stanley, NC on Saturday March 14th.
There was some very close competition in all the flights on Saturday which made for some exciting and nerve-wracking finishes.
In the Championship Flight, we had some great scores on the day. Cowans Ford member, Scott Patnode, fresh off his Senior Tour victory shot a blistering 4 under par round of 68 to win for the first time this season on the Golfweek Am Tour. Scott was one clear of Jay Barnes (-3,69) who unfortunately made a bogie on his final hole, the 18th. Third place goes to Scott Roberts (-1,71) and rounding out the top four was Mike Gentry (+1,73) beating Matt Kilgo on the scorecard playoff.
In the A Flight, Ryan Brandenburg wins for the first time in 2020 with a round of (+3, 75) to take home the crystal. Dan Stroud (+5, 77) claims second place honors. Phil VanGeersdaelen (+7,79) wins a scorecard playoff over Judd Dye (+7, 79) to take third and fourth respectively. Rounding out the top 5 was Andy Murrow (+8, 80) winning a scorecard playoff over Allen Hagen).
In the B Flight, David Aussicker kept it between the white lines today with a score of (+8, 80) to take a 3 shot victory and claim his first win in 2020. Chris Beeman, a late entry on Saturday morning, claims second with a score of (+11, 83). Chip Goode claims third with a score of (+12, 84). Dale Ambrose (+13, 85) and Russell McDonald (+13, 85) tied for fourth, but it was Ambrose winning the scorecard playoff to take fourth. McDonald had to settle for 5th.
In the C Flight, Eric Herman takes home first place honors with a score of (+14, 86) and a 2-shot victory. Casey McCreary making his tour debut in 2020, claims second place with a score of (+16, 88). Glen Nutting takes 3rd with a score of (+19, 91) winning a scorecard playoff with Tony Pharr (+19, 91) who takes home fourth place honors.
In the D Flight, Greg Scott, wins by 4 shots with a score of (+21, 93) over David Rosier who takes second with a score of (+25, 97).
Congratulations to Chengyu Sun, who made his first-ever HOLE-IN-ONE on the par 3, 7th hole today with a 6-iron. The only bad thing about this accomplishment was that Chengyu was not in either skins pots (Flight or Super).
Our next event takes us to River Run on the Monday March 30th.
If you are looking for events to play in the coming weekends, please look at the neighboring tours as we do have many events in the area. The Upstate tour is hosting two events in NC on the next 2 Saturdays. The 21st at Riverbend in Shelby, NC and then the following weekend (28th) at Apple Valley at the Rumbling Bald Resort at Lake Lure, NC.
We will continue to monitor the status of the COVID-19 issues daily and will keep our players informed of any changes to the tour schedules.
Thanks to all that came out today.
Pametto Dunes - Robert Trent Jones
Harbour Town Golf Links
|Saturday, Jan. 11th
Sunday, Jan. 12th
|Hilton Head, SC||$405||Event Details|
|Sun City - Carolina Lakes||Saturday, Feb. 1st||Indian Land, SC||$90||Event Results|
|Edgewater Golf Club||Saturday, Feb. 15th||Lancaster, SC||$90|| Event Results
||Ballantyne CC||Monday, Mar. 9th||Charlotte, NC||$115|| Event Results
|Cowans Ford||Saturday, Mar. 14th||Stanley, NC||$95||
Monday, Mar. 30th
|Pine Island CC||Monday Apr. 13th||Charlotte, NC||$95||
|Cabarrus CC||Saturday, May 18th
|Peninsula CC||Tuesday, May 26th||Cornelius, NC||$115|
|CC of Salisbury||Saturday, Jun. 6th||Salisbury, NC||$105||
|Mooresville Golf Club||Saturday, Jun. 20th||Mooresville, NC||$90|
||Southern Regional (2 day)
|Saturday, Jun. 27th
Sunday, Jun. 28th
|Kiawah Island, SC||$445|
|Lancaster Golf Club||Saturday, Jul. 18th||Lancaster, SC||$85|
|River Hills CC||Saturday, Aug. 1st||Lake Wylie, SC||$95|
|Warrior Golf Club||Saturday, Aug. 15th||China Grove, NC||$90|
Monroe Masters (2 day)
|Saturday Aug. 22nd
Sunday Aug. 23rd
||Local Finals (2 day)
The Club at Irish Creek
|Saturday, Sept. 14th
Sunday, Sept. 15th