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  • Location: Wickenburg Ranch Golf Club
  • Date: December 02 - 03, 2017
  • Ages: All
  • Entry Deadline: November 27, 2017
  • Amateur Entry Fee: $250
  • TPA Entry Fee: $225

2017 AGA Players Cup Championship

The Player's Cup Championship is a Major Championship for all Divisions: Open, Masters, Senior and Legends. It is modeled after the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and the Schwab Cup.  The event is open first to Performance Points leaders until October 31st, when it will open for all AGA members.

2017 AGA Players Cup Championship  

HOST SITE: Wickenburg Ranch Golf and Social Club, 3430 Club Terrace Way, Wickenburg, AZ 85390

DATES: December 2 – 3, 2017 (Saturday – Sunday)

GOLF CART USE: Players may walk but are permitted to ride in carts and cart fees are covered in the tournament entry fee. Carts will be staged near the practice facilities each morning of the competition. Maximum of two carts per group and maximum of two riders per cart. Click here for AGA's complete golf cart policy.

CADDIES: Caddies are permitted for the Championship. They must walk at all times unless there is an available seat in one of the players carts. Caddies riding in a cart MUST NOT displace a player.


In addition, the following policies will be enforced:

  1. Spectator carts are not permitted for insurance reasons, NO EXCEPTIONS.
  2. Pull carts are permitted as long as not in conflict with the Host Club rules.

PRACTICE ROUNDS: Practice rounds available beginning November 18

                                                                Sunday to Wednesday at $65

                                                                Thursday to Saturday at $75

FORMAT: Max of 84 players competing in a 36-hole stroke play Championship.                                                                                    

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

                Saturday, December 2

                                11:00 a.m.                            Driving Range Opens

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                12:30 p.m.                            Shotgun start

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                5:00 p.m.                              Tournament Cookout & Closest to-the-Hole Activity

                                                                                Li’l Wick Golf Course – The Watering Hole

                                6:30 p.m.                                                 Town Hall Meeting

                                                                                Li’l Wick Golf Course – The Watering Hole

                Sunday, December 3

                                7:00 a.m.                               Driving Range Opens

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                8:00 a.m.                               Shotgun Start

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                                 12:30 p.m.                                   Awards Ceremony

                                                                                Wickenburg Ranch – Big Wick Golf Course

                               

DRIVING RANGE: Practice balls will be available on the range prior to play on: Saturday and Sunday at Wickenburg Ranch - Big Wick Golf Course starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday and  7 a.m. on Sunday

PLAYERS CUP TOWN HALL MEETING: In conjunction with the Tournament Cookout, the Tournament Committee will lead a Town Hall Meeting. This is an opportunity for players to provide input and voice their opinions of ways to improve the AGA Tournament Program. At this time, the AGA will award top finishers in the year-long Players Cup Points race.

GOLF CART USE: Players may walk or ride.

In addition, the following policies will be enforced:

  1. Spectator carts are not permitted for insurance reasons, NO EXCEPTIONS.
  2. Carts are assigned only to contestants. A caddie may use a cart only if a contestant is not displaced by such use.
  3. 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.
  4. Two persons per cart only.
  5. Carts must be kept on paths if available near greens and tees.
  6. Any non-player riding with a player is considered a caddie and subject to any potential rules violations.
  7. 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.

WITHDRAW 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.