Golf is the perfect sport because it can be played all year long. That is if you live or vacation in the warm Arizona sun. To get you ready, here is a glimpse at the 2017 spring golf tournament season.
February Golf Tournaments
February 1 – 5 – Waste Management Phoenix Open, Annexus Pro Am
The top PGA tournament will be held at the Tournament Players Club on the Stadium Course, and will be looking to break 2016 records in both attendance and charitable contributions. One of Arizona’s top sporting events!
February 7 – CoreNet Global Inaugural Golf Tournament
Also held at the Tournament Players Club, this day-long, foursome-only local golf tournament is limited to 25 teams.
March Golf Tournaments
March 16-19 – Bank of Hope Founder’s Cup
The LPGA tournament will be held at the Wildfire Golf Club in Phoenix and offers a $1,500,000 purse to top female competitors.
March 18-19 – NCAA men’s golf Thunderbird Invitational
A great opportunity to get a look at future PGA pros! The college tournament will be held at Arizona State University’s Karsten Golf Course in Tempe.
April Golf Tournaments
Grand Canyon University and their recently renovated Maryvale Golf Course will play host to this golf tournament exclusively for AGA members with an index of 5.4 or less.
May Golf Tournaments
May 8 – USGA Open qualifying
Another excellent opportunity to see amatuer golfers at thier finest. This US Golf Association tournament is a gateway for up and coming golfers to get into the PGA and will be held at The Country Club at DC Ranch in Scottsdale.
May 21 – Thunderbird High School Senior Classic
The Phoenix Thunderbirds, a key sponsor of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, back this amatuer tournamnet for high school seniors. This golf tournament will be held at Gainey Ranch in Scottsdale
May 22-23 – Arizona Senior Stroke Play Golf Championship
Amateur Arizona Golf Association (AGA) members get a chance to strut their stuff on the same course as PGA Pros – this tournament will be held on the Champions Course at the Tournament Players Club.
While there are many more golf tournaments this spring season around the state of Arizona, these are a few that are close to home and won’t require a day’s travel to enjoy or participate in. Sign up to compete in some of these tournaments by visiting the websites, or make a day of it with the family or some friends and just watch. No matter which option you choose, there is no denying that spring is the perfect time of year for golf!
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