Men's Championships

The RIGA annually conducts 16 Men’s Championships. In addition, the RIGA conducts qualifiers for State and USGA events.

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2018

All RIGA competitors are required to create a new user profile in USGA TM powered by Golf Genius prior to registering to play in their first event of the 2018 season.

Instructions

Please note that to create a new user profile in USGA TM powered by Golf Genius, your GHIN Number must be active at an RIGA member club.

 - To begin the process, go to User Profile Registration
 - Select 'Click Here to Register'
 - Type in your GHIN Number and Last Name
 - Click Register
 - Please update missing fields and inaccurate information. (Please use drop down to select your RIGA affiliation)

Additional Information

-  If your GHIN Number is inactive, you will get a message stating “No member with GHIN Number: (your GHIN number) and last name: (your last name). Please retry!” - Please contact your club in order to have your GHIN number activated.

Registration Schedule


-  Registration for Men's Championships is now open.

Complete information - including qualifying sites and dates - for all RIGA Championships is available by clicking on the event name below.

May

20th John P. Burke Memorial Tournament – Gross Division
Shelter Harbor GC,Newport CC & Wanumetonomy G&CC
May 8, October 9 & 10
Eligibility: Handicap Index 12.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: April 18, 2018

20th John P. Burke Memorial Tournament – Net Division
Shelter Harbor GC, Wanumetonomy G&CC & Newport CC

May 9, October 9 & 10
Eligibility: All amateur golfers who are members of a RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date
: April 18, 2018

25th Senior Four-Ball Championship – Net Division
Alpine CC
May 21-22
Eligibility: Age 55 & over. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 9, 2018


69th Four-Ball Championship
Metacomet CC
May 29-30
Eligibility: Combined team index of 18.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 16, 2018

June

25th Senior Four-Ball Championship – Gross Division
Agawam Hunt
June 11-12
Eligibility: Age 55 & over. Combined team index of 20.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 30, 2018


Mixed Stroke Play Championship - One Day

Exeter CC
June 11
Eligibility: Amateur golfers who are RIGA members & are a member of an RIGA member club. Team must consist of 1 (male) & 1 (female).
Entry Close Date: June 3, 2018

78th Mixed Foursomes
Pawtucket CC
June 19-21
Eligibility: Amateur golfers who are RIGA members & are a member of an RIGA member club.
(1) man & 1 (female)
Entry Close Date: June 10, 2018


July

113th Amateur Championship
Ledgemont CC
July 9-13
Eligibility: Handicap index of 12.0 or less.  Member of RIGA member club or RI resident.
Entry Close Date: May 30, 2018
Qualifiers: Triggs Memorial GC - Tuesday, June 5  -  Cranston CC - Wednesday, June 6   
                   Fenner Hill GC
- Wednesday, June 13 
                 
RIGA Family Day
Valley CC
July 10 - Child 17 & under.
Eligibility: Parent or child member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: June 28, 2018

RIGA Family Day
Valley CC
August 2- Child 18 & over.
Eligibility: Parent or child member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: July 11, 2018

35th Stroke Play Championship
Quinnatisset CC
July 30-31
Eligibility: Handicap index of 12.0 or less.  Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: July 18, 2018

97th Junior Amateur Championship
Metacomet CC
July 30-August 2
Eligibility: Male and Female junior members and caddies of clubs affiliated with the RIGA or full time RI residents who will not reach their 19th birthday by August 2, 2018.
Entry Close Date: July 18, 2018

August

87th Rhode Island Open Championship
Crestwood CC
August 14-15, 2018
Eligibility: Professionals and Amateurs with an index of 3.0 or lower and must have 2017 or 2018 RIGA Player of the Year Points.  Preference will be given to Professionals.  Amateurs will be notified of their status after the entry deadline.
Entry Close Date: August 1,2018


Mixed Stroke Play Championship - One Day

Potowomut GC
August 20
Eligibility: Amateur golfers who are RIGA members & are a member of an RIGA member club. Team must consist of 1 (male) & 1 (female).
Entry Close Date: August 12, 2018

25th Mid-Amateur Championship
Wannamoisett CC

August 28-29
Eligibility: Age 25 & over.  Handicap index of 12.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date
: August 15, 2018

September

60th Senior Amateur Championship
Potowomut GC
September 10-11
Round 2 is scheduled for October 4
Eligibility: Age 55 & over.  Gross & Net Divisions. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: August 29, 2018

Mulligan Interclub Team Championship
Metacomet CC
September 27, 2017
Entry Close Date: September 20, 2018

October

Tri-State Matches
Oyster Harbors GC (MA)
October 16-17
Eligibility: Invitation Only