2017 PDGA UNITED STATES AMATEUR DISC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP

PDGA logoFri-Sun, June 2-4, 2017 at Kensington Metropark in Milford, Michigan
Amateur-only Major · PDGA sanctioned singles tournament

 

2017 PDGA UNITED STATES AMATEUR DISC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP graphic

Staff

Tournament DirectorJohn Minicuci

About this tournament

REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE OPEN UNTIL 90 DAYS OR SO PRIOR TO THE EVENT. THE DATE IS MARCH 7, 2017.

INVITES WILL BE EMAILED OUT AROUND THE FEBRUARY TIME FRAME.

Welcome to the PDGA United States Amateur Disc Golf Championship!
This is YOUR Next Level Of Disc Golf Competition.

Those who compete here believe themselves to be ready to face some of the world's most skilled amateurs on one of the most challenging courses disc golf has to offer. This event is about the players and introducing them to top level competition. If you aspire to be a pro, come find out what it's like to be treated like one.

WE ANTICIPATE THE COURSE TO BE READY FOR PLAY ON TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2017! This is based on installing the course AFTER Memorial Day and weather permitting.

This event is an Amateur PDGA MAJOR event.
You must take and pass your PDGA Official's exam prior to you being able to register for the tournament. If you have not taken and passed your exam, please do so ASAP.
http://www.pdga.com/rules/becoming-a-pdga-official

The 2017 United States Amateur Disc Golf Championship will be True Amateur. Competitors will receive more than their entry fee in players pack and additional event value. Payout will be trophy only. To understand what True Amateur PDGA recommendations are, check this out:
http://www.pdga.com/files/pdga_true_amateur_event_guidelines.pdf

2017 Rules for qualification:
Note: Registration is based on availability of remaining spots.
To qualify for the 2017 United States Amateur Disc Golf Championship will be a hybrid process of the past and future requirements.
All past qualifying events held between the 2016 USADGC and December 31, 2016 will be included in the 2017 event. The 2017 USADGC introduces a new qualifying process which began on January 1, 2017. This new process is designed to attract the best Amateur players globally.

2017 Rules for Withdrawals and Refunds, outlined in the 1.3 Section of the Competition Manual, can be found here:
http://www.pdga.com/rules/competition-manual/section-1-tournament-procedures/13-withdraws-and-refunds

A complete list of the qualifying process can be found here: http://usadgc.com/images/2017_qual.pdf

To those who have already qualified for the 217 USADGC, you will be contacted by me, John Minicuci, through your email address that YOU have provided to the PDGA when you registered your 2017 PDGA membership. Qualifying is only the first part to you being able to compete for the United States Amateur title. To be able to play, YOU MUST REGISTER HERE ON THE SCENE. We anticipate this event to fill so registering as early as possible is key to your chances at being in the event. There are only 144 spots available.

If you believe you have qualified yet have not been contacted, please make sure you have your correct email with the PDGA. You should then send me a message letting me know where and when you think you may have qualified.

I can be reached at [email redacted]

For the complete list of qualifying requirements, please look here:
http://usadgc.com/faq.html

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**NOTE: This event is played on the famed Toboggan course in Kensington Metropark in Milford, Michigan. There is a $7 daily pass fee to enter the park. You can purchase a daily at the gate or a gift card by clicking here:
http://www.metroparks.com/shop

http://www.metroparks.com/Kensington-Metropark

Will you be the 2017 United States Amateur Disc Golf Champion?