Teams comprised of one professional and three amateurs. 18-Hole Individual Low Pro and Team Event Quota System. The overall team winner is the team that accumulates the most points above their total quota. If no team exceeds their quota, then the winners will be the team that is closest to achieving their overall quota.
Each amateur’s quota shall be initially determined by subtracting his/her Adjusted Handicap Index from 36. Amateurs must possess a handicap from Iowa PGA Golf Network, GHIN or CDGA that will be used as the index for the tournament. The maximum handicap for any golfer will be 28.
Each golf professional that enters this event will be asked to provide a donation that may be used in the games package or silent auction. Ideas include golf equipment, non-golf products. This year we are asking that participants refrain from providing rounds of golf or golf lessons for the donation. Iowa PGA office will be contacting you prior to the event, to ask what you will be donating. Thank you.
Team champions will win crystal trophies courtesy of Sterling Cut Glass. There will also be team gift certificate awards for this event. Professionals will play for entry fees associated with individual pro divisions.
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Minor Point Event
All Iowa PGA Members and Apprentices are welcome to participate regardless of classification.
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Two of the primary benefactors of this event will be the Burkart Scholarship and Golf in Schools Program. The Burkart Scholarship is an annual college scholarship awarded in memory of Charlie Burkart, PGA member for 49 years and head professional at Elmcrest Country Club in Cedar Rapids for 48 years. The Golf in Schools Program is a long-term strategy to introduce the game of golf to children in schools through physical education classes.
This is going to be a fun day of golf at one of our historic golf facilities. We kindly request your support by either participating in the event or donating.
If you wish to be a part of the 2018 Pro Am - click here for those opportunities to donate, become a hole sponsor or play in the event as a Corporate Sponsor.