- Location: Randolph Golf Complex - Randolph North Course
- Date: March 10 - 12, 2017
- Ages: All
- Entry Deadline: March 06, 2017
- Amateur Entry Fee: $230
- TPA Entry Fee: $205
2017 AGA Championship
The 2017 AGA Championship is the new tournament title of what was formerly know as the "Arizona Publinks Championship". Following in the USGA's footsteps, which did away with the US Amateur Public Links after 2014, the AGA welcomes all residents of Arizona, with or without an AGA membership, along with members of the Southern Nevada Golf Association, to compete in this AGA Tour Championship event.
Non AGA members can register by emailing Tournament Director Andrew Polonec at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Randolph North Golf Course, 600 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 8571. Phone: (520) 791-4146
March 10-12, 2017
Open to any Arizona resident. No membership to the Arizona Golf Association required. Members of the Southern Nevada Golf Association may participate in the AGA Championship without restriction. No handicap index requirements.
Members of Southern Nevada Golf Association are required to pay a one-time fee of $10.00 to play in AGA events. If this is your first tournament, CLICK HERE. Once paid, you will be notified with further instructions on how to sign up for this and future tournaments.
Additional practice rounds may be made by calling the Randolph North Golf Shop at (520) 791-4161 or at tucsoncitygolf.com
54-holes of individual stroke play at gross. A maximum of 108 players will compete within one Division. The tournament field will be cut to the low 60 players and ties for the final round on Sunday, March 12.
TOURNAMENT TEE TIMES:
Tee times on Friday, March 10, and Saturday, March 11 will be 6:52 a.m. – 2:04 p.m. On Sunday, March 12 tee times will be approximately 6:52 – 10:19 a.m. In the event of a tie, a hole-by-hole playoff will begin immediately following the conclusion of play to determine the overall champion.
TPA TEE TIMES:
Preferred TPA Tee Times will be 9 - 11 a.m.
Official tournament pairings will be available by end of day on Tuesday, March 7. Pairings will be posted on the tournament website and players will receive an email once pairings are available.
Practice balls will be available on the range prior to play on Friday, Saturday, Sunday at Randolph North.
FOOD & BEVERAGE:
The 1925 Bar & Grill is open daily from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m., serving a breakfast and lunch menu, along with a full bar.
Exact breakdown of payouts is calculated based on the number of participants and will be posted at the Host Site prior to final-round scoring.
GOLF CART USE:
Participant’s use of golf carts will be allowed during competition.
NOTE: Tournament Entry Fee DOES NOT include the cost of renting a cart. If participants would like to rent a cart for the event, they may make arrangements at Randolph North Golf Shop the morning of the event. Cost is $12 +tax per seat. A maximum of TWO CARTS will be allowed per group during the round. Caddies are only allowed to ride if they do not displace any participant wanting to ride.
In addition, the following policies will be enforced:
- Spectator carts are not permitted for insurance reasons, NO EXCEPTIONS.
- Carts are assigned only to contestants. A caddie may use a cart only if a contestant is not displaced by such use.
- Restrictions on cart use for players are at the discretion of the Host Site, and all players are bound by those requirements, subject to withdrawal for violations of that policy. Any such restrictions will be posted at the tournament site.
- Two persons per cart only.
- Carts must be kept on paths if available near greens and tees.
- Any non-player riding with a player is considered a caddie and subject to any potential rules violations.
- Pull carts are permitted as long as not in conflict with the Host Club rules.
Click here for the complete guidelines of AGA’s golf cart policy.
Prior to the Entry Deadline, players may withdraw from a tournament and receive a full refund by completing the withdraw process on the tournament website, calling the AGA office (602) 944-3035 during normal business hours or calling the Withdraw Line at (602) 944-3035 ext. 210 and leaving a message.
After the Entry Deadline has passed, any withdraw will be considered a “late withdraw”. Tournament entry fees will only be returned if the player’s position in the field is filled by an alternate. In any case, a $30 administrative fee will be deducted from any tournament entry fee refund, regardless of the reason for withdrawing.
Click here for the AGA’s complete withdraw policy.
*Projected yardages are subject to change prior to the first round based on golf course set-up, course conditions and weather forecast.