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SEPTEMBER 17 - 20, 2020

The Sea Pines Resort is hosting the second annual Lighthouse Invitational, four-day golf tournament this fall, offering the ultimate golfing experience with play on all three of its championship courses and exclusive privileges and amenities, including an opening night reception and putting contest at the famed Harbour Town Golf Links. Click below for more info.




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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.

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2020 Chicago Cup

2020 Chicago Cup

Standings will be updated at completion of each tournament


2020 Tour Cup Point System

Our Tour Cup series has be updated for 2020 and now includes large prize pools, more options to earn points, playoff events on each tour, and the "Final Foursome".

Members earn points based upon their finishes in the following tournaments:

  • Regular Season Events
  • Regular Season Majors
  • Playoff Events
  • Tour Championships

Point Notes

  • Team Points are per player
  • For each finisher outside the top 25, deduct -2 points from the previous finish in regular season events, -4 points in major events, -3 for Playoff Events, and -6 for Chicago Cup Championship and continue for all players in the field.

2020 Tour Cup Playoffs

Chicago Playoff Events


Aug 29 @ Makray Memorial

Sep 12 @ Highlands of Elgin


The Final Foursome

In addition to the playoff point system, the top 4 players in each flights Tour Cup race entering the Tour Championships will be paired together and be known as the Final Foursome. If any one of those 4 players wins the local Tour Championship, they will automatically win their flight Tour Cup regardless of the final point outcome.

2020 Tour Cup Prize Package

Each Flight’s champion will receive:

  • Visa Gift Card
  • 2021 Chicago Tour Membership
  • A limited edition, custom bag tag courtesy of Liberty Ball Markers
  • A limited edition, custom trophy

Prize Package Value - $750!!

Each Tour's Visa Gift Card payout will be determined based upon the number of members each tour has. Final prize packages will be announced on September 1st and will be paid as follows:

  • 250+ Members = $500
  • 200-249 Members = $400
  • 150-199 Members = $300
  • 100-140 Members = $200
  • 99 or less Members = $100



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