More Great Ways to Play Around the World Am

Looking for even more action while you’re at the World Am Handicap Golf Championship??

You’ve come to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for the great golf courses and camaraderie of the World’s #1 Amateur golf tournament, but you may want even more. Before and after the event, there are several tournaments that cater to the World Am participant. Here you will find a list of all golf events surrounding the World Am, organized solely by fellow competitors. We update this page often, so check back for more places to play.

 

Pre World Am Skins @ Wicked Stick – 8/23/14, 8:00AM
Contact Name: Kevin Jones
Contact Phone: 540-207-4259
Contact Email: kjones@floridangt.com

Note from the organizer: On Saturday, 23 Aug 2014, we’ll host the 5th Annual Pre-World Am Skins Match at the Grip and Rip it, John Daley Designed, Wicked Stick Golf Course. This is one of the must play courses in Myrtle Beach. Shotgun start at 8:00am and the price of the event will be $48 to play which includes: golf, cart, range balls, and prizes. There will be optional Skins Games and the Points/Stableford system will be added to the Skins Game this year.  The skins games are $10 each for Gross and Net Skins, CTP and Stableford/Points ($40 to enter all of the skins games). This will be a Flighted event, so there will be more ways to win and have fun.  We’re giving away (3) Free Entries into the 2015 World AM which is included in the entry price.  To get more information, sign up, learn how to mail a payment, or pay online go to http://www.floridangt.com/2014-wicked-stick-tournament.html

 

Big Cats Play Day @ Lion’s Paw – 8/23/14, 8:30AM

Contact Name: William Howard
Contact Phone: 480-347-6873
Contact Email: willplayanytime@gmail.com

Note from the organizer: the big cat lions paw skins game ,cost 60.00 this lets you play lions paw with cart,range   balls and if there are 100  players we will have up to four (4) 2015 worldam entrys to win.plus other prizes. you can play a net pot game for 20 dollars more and 20 dollars more for skins for a total of 100 dollars. to make it easyer on the golf course and everybody playing ,make your check to William howard memo,lions paw. 60 dollarsplus what every games you wish to play in pleasemake note if your in just one or the other game. all skins games are optional, you are welcome to play just for fun. mail to William howard 8642 east monterosa ave Scottsdale az, 85251 480-347-6873 phone number if you have questions. email. willplayanytime@gmail.com

 

Shootout @ TPC – 8/23/14, 1:00PM
Contact Name: Stan Mahaffey
Contact Phone: 318.237.0711
Contact Email: RUin2golf2@msn.com

Note from the organizer: Entry Information. This event has sold out every year. We will have 72 spots with tee times off of #1 and # 10 beginning at 1:00 pm. The entry fee for the event will be $65 and $25 for Skins and Pins! There is a link on the registration page if you want to pay with a credit card through PayPal. There is an additional $4 charge that PayPal adds. Women will play the RED tees, Men under 50 will play the BLUE Tees and Men over 50 will play the WHITE Tees. Your World Am handicap will be used for the event. Please ask if you have any questions.

 

Pre World Am Skins @ Caledonia – 8/23/14, 2:30PM

Contact Name: Jason Corum
Contact Phone: 423-284-1984
Contact Email: corumjason@yahoo.com

Note from the organizer: Big year for Pre World Am Skins!  With our 10th Anniversary comes special prizes for closest to the pin on all par 3′s.  There are 5 at Caledonia and each closest to the pin will win 2015 World Am Tournament Entry!  Entry fee of $90 is to be paid in advance and net/gross skins will be paid at the course on the day of the event, $20 each.  We are already over 100 entrants for this event, so reserve soon if you are interested in playing.  Please email or call me to reserve your spot and I’ll provide payment instructions for entry.  We look forward to seeing you in August!

 

Dual @ The Dye Club – 8/24/14, 8:30AM
Contact Name: Stan Mahaffey
Contact Phone: 318.237.0711
Contact Email: RUin2golf2@msn.com

Note from the organizer:  Entry Information  This is your ONLY chance to play the Course where the finals will be held in tournament conditions! We have had 144 players the last two years at this venue! Please join us for a 8:30 am SHOTGUN Start!! You will use your World Am handicap index. Your $90.00 entry fee will include your greens fees, cart with GPS and electronic scoring, range balls, closest-to-the-flag on ALL Par 3′s, Low Net and Gross Score for Ladies, Men under 50 and Men over 50 . Included on the registration page is a box to request playing in the same group with other players. If you wish to pay using your credit card, please click on the PayPal link at the bottom of the registration page. There will be a $4.00 service fee that they charge to process the payment.

 

Pre World Am Skins @ Wild Wing Avocet – 8/24/14, 8:30AM
Contact Name: Kevin Jones
Contact Phone: 540-207-4259
Contact Email: kjones@floridangt.com

Note from the organizer: On Sunday, 24 Aug 2014, we’ll host the 5th Annual World-AM Hackers Skins Match at the Wild Wing Plantation, Avocet Golf Course. This is one of Myrtle Beach’s hidden jewels. Shotgun start at 8:30am and the price of the event will be $45 to play which includes: golf, cart, range balls, and prizes. There will be optional Skins Games and the Points/Stableford system will be added to the Skins Game this Year.  The skins games are $10 each for Gross and Net Skins, CTP and Stableford/Points ($40 to enter all of the skins games). This will be a Flighted event, so there will be more ways to win and have fun.  We’re giving away (3) Free Entries into the 2015 World AM which is included in the entry price this year.  To get more information, sign up, learn how to mail a payment, or pay online go tohttp://www.floridangt.com/2014-wild-wing-tournament.html

 

Pre World Am Skins @ World Tour – 8/24/14, 8:30AM
Contact Name: Jason Corum
Contact Phone: 423-284-1984
Contact Email: corumjason@yahoo.com

Note from the organizer: The World Tour Skins game will also be part of our 10th year celebration. We will be awarding the four closest to the pin winners with paid entry into the 2015 Worldam. The Entry fee is $75.00 to be paid in advance. There will be net and gross skins, $20.00 each to be paid at the course on the day of the event. We already have well over 100 entrants for this event, so please make contact soon to reserve your spot!  I will provide payment instructions upon reservation and we’ll see ya in August!

 

Night Golf From Glow Vibe @ Tupelo Bay – 8/24/14, 6:30PM
Contact Name: Jeff Heiby
Contact Phone: 850-217-8243
Contact Email: jeff@glowvibe.net

Note from the organizer: Tupelo Bay Golf Center and Glow Vibe Event Planners are proud to invite the participants of the World Amatuer Golf Tournament to the 1st Annual Tupelo Bay “Glow the Night”  Hole-In-One Challenge to be held on August 24, 2014. Each particpant will have the chance to win $25,000 and many other prizes!  During your visit to Tupelo Bay, you will have the opportunity to play 18 holes on the award winning executive course, with 9 holes being “glow golf.”  Come out and let us “Glow” your evening.  Tee-times will start at 6:30 PM and end at 11:00 PM.  Cost for this fun event will be $40.00 per person and will include cart, green fee’s  and prizes!  Deadline to enter is August 23, 2014 by 6:00pm. Entry Information

 


The Losers Bracket @ Tidewater – 8/29/14, 8:30AM

Contact Name: Jason Corum
Contact Phone: 423-284-1984
Contact Email: corumjason@yahoo.com

Note from the organizer: So, you didn’t win your flight and make it into the Finals at the World Am?  WELCOME to the Losers Bracket!  This event will be played at Tidewater Golf Club. Last year, you spoke and we listened adding a Friday event to our schedule. Our 10th Anniversary celebration continues awarding four Worldam entries to our four closest to the pin winners!
If you have never played Tidewater its one of the true gems in Myrtle Beach. It is called the Pebble Beach of the East for good reason with many holes running along the ocean. All carts are equipped with GPS units to help you enjoy your round.
Entry fee will is $85.00 and will be paid in advance. We will have net and gross skins to be at the course the day of the event and are $20.00 each. We are already nearing 80 entrants for this event, so Please email or call to reserve your spot and I’ll provide payment instructions at that time. Losing’s not so bad, right?

 

Friday After The World Am @ Shaftesbury Glen – 8/29/14, 8:30AM
Contact Name: Stan Mahaffey
Contact Phone: 318.237.0711
Contact Email: RUin2golf2@msn.com

Note from the organizer:  Entry Information The Friday After the World AM for Folds of Honor. This will be our 13th consecutive year to hold the event to support our service personnel & their families and this year we will be playing Shaftesbury Glen Golf & Fish Club. This event has sold out by May first the last three years, so confirm your spot ASAP. We can take only 120 players as that is all of the carts they have available. We are maintaining our entry fee at $70 per player plus Gross and Net Skins at $10 each. The entry fee includes a pizza buffet at the end of the round. We will continue our tradition for doing a Raffle for our military and their families. This year we will be supporting Folds of Honor and Patriot Golf Day. Tickets will be $5 each or 5 for $20. We will have entries for the 2015 Mesquite Am and World Am as well as many other great prizes!

If you wish to use a credit card for your entry fee, there is a link on the registration page, there is a $4 fee added that PayPal charges to process the payment. If there are players you want to have in your group, please fill in that info in the “Pair me with” box. Men under 50 will play the White Tees, over 50 will play the Gold tees and ladies will play the Red Tees. As always, if you register for the event and pay your entry fee then make the finals of the World Am or International Pairs, you will receive a FULL refund.

 

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Hosting a special golf event around the World Am for our tournament players?

If you’re planning an event in celebration of the World Am – leading up to or following our tournament week – and would like to have it added to our Pre/Post World Am Events page, simply fill out and submit the form below. We’ll review to make sure there are no conflicts with our World Amateur championship schedule and that the necessary details are included, then share it with our members.





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This year is our tenth anniversary celebration . We are celebrating our tenth year at the Worldam with special prizes . Every par three closest to the pin winner will receive a paid worldam entry to the 2015 event . There are 5 par threes at Caledonia and you will have a chance to win one on all of them .

 Entry fee is $90.00 which will be paid in advance. We will have net and gross skins which will be paid at the course the day of the event $20.00 each.  We only have a limited number of entries still remaining so reserve yours while you can . Please email or call me to reserve your spot before you send your entry fee .