Chicago, IL





As a Golfweek Amateur Tour Member, you will receive membership into a -USGA compliant club through 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.


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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.

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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2018 Border Battle

Border Battle V

October 6th & 7th


The Teams are set. Team Gear is en route. Time to "battle"

The Captains are working on pairings and those will be released the week of October 1st. As we begin our final preparations for the match, we are asking that players make their payments as soon as possible (green button below)

Hotel Accommodations have been added below. The room blocks will expire on September 24th, plan ahead now if you need a room!

Bull Valley Golf Club is a private club dedicated to the spirit and camaraderie of golf in its purest form. Consistently ranked among the top golf courses in America, Bull Valley Golf Club delivers incredible golfing experiences with the character and charm of Northern Illinois. Designed and maintained specifically for golf purists, Bull Valley Golf Club provides exclusive service, time-honored hospitality and the privilege of golf at its finest. 

  • Date: Saturday, October 2nd & Sunday October 3rd    
  • Entry Fee: $250.00 -Includes golf, carts, (2 rounds) TEAM GEAR and FOOD.
  • Format: TEAM Match Player    
  • Payment Due By: September 28th


Tournament Information


Round 1

18 Holes - 2 Matches

Front 9 - 2 player Best Ball

Back 9 - 2 player Modified Alt Shot

Round 2

18 Holes - Singles

Match Play


Hotel Accommodations

Hampton Inn McHenry - $125 /night

  • 815 578-1900
  • Group Name: Golfweek

Holiday Inn – Crystal Lake - $99/ night

  • 815 477-7000
  • Group Name: Golfweek

All Rooms are being held until September 24th

Tournament Schedule

  • Registration begins at 11am on 10/6
  • Saturday Tee Times start at 11:30am
  • Dinner and Singles Matches Pairings to follow Saturday golf
  • Sunday Tee Times start at 10:00am
  • Trophy presentation and Lunch to follow Sunday golf

Practice Rounds

More information coming soon!!


Tournament History




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Where Amateurs play like Pros!

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