2023 Season Registration is NOW OPEN!
Registration is $128 for each tour or $200 if you want to play both the regular tour (any age) and the Senior Tour (50+).

For a short video about both tours CLICK HERE!

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Tournament Information

Our next event is

Spring Major at Magellan and Desoto in HSV.

April 1-2, 2023
9 AM Shotgun Start both days - Be there at 8:15 AM
All Players must check in!

Deadline to register and pay - Monday, March 27th

All CA$H games will be paid onsite (CASH ONLY) the day of the tournament.
See below on what the cash games are. Remember the new Par 3 Challenge!

TEES FOR EACH FLIGHT on Day 1 at Magellan

Champ and A Flight Play Blue Tees---   B Flight plays the Blues on Front 9 and White on back 9

C Flight will play the White tees---  D Flight will play the White tees on front and Silver on the back 9

B and C flight Ladies will play the Silver tees on 

  D flight Ladies play the Gold tees

Day 2 at Desoto - Tees

Champ flight will play Black tee's----A flight will play Black on the front 9 and Blue on the back 9

B flight will play the Blue tees----C Flight will play the White Tee's

D flight will play the White tees on the front 9 and Silver tees on the back 9

B flight Ladies will play the White tees on the front 9 and Silver tees on the back 9

C flight ladies will play the Silver tees----D flight ladies will play the Gold tees


 Tour Membership   
As a member of the Arkansas Tour, you are allowed to play in as many or as few events as you would like. As an added benefit, you can play in any Golfweek Amateur Tour event all across the country. For every Arkansas event (and some regional and other events), you gain points that pave your way to the National Championship in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina at the end of the season.

Your 2023 Membership will only cost $128 ($200 for both tours)  Your membership includes the following:

Play in any Golfweek Tour Event Nationwide
Golfweek Amateur Store credit for logoed merchandise  (50.00)

 How Our Tournaments Work   
When you sign up for the tour, we will place you in a flight (see below) based on your current USGA Handicap Index or by making a determination based on your average scores. During the tournament, you will compete against other players in your flight in a true stroke play event. Prizes are awarded as Visa Gift Cards and winners of each flight receive an etched crystal trophy.

Optional CASH games

You can enter as many or as few of the CASH games as you like (or none).

$40 buy In each tournament ($80 for a two-day tournament ) gets you in all the games.

$20 goes in a skins pool (birdie or better) for each flight (Champ/A. B,C,D)
$10 goes in the Super Skins pool for ALL flights
$10 goes in the Par 3 Challenge - NEW
This new event is a cumulative score for all Par 3s for a tournament. The lowest cumulative score on all par 3s wins the flight pot (Champ/A,B,C,D) Ties will split the pot.

 Flight Assignments and Yardages   
Championship Flight: 0-3.9 Handicap Index 6700+ yards 
 A Flight: 4.0 - 8.9 Handicap Index   6500-6800 yards 
 B Flight: 9.0 - 13.9 Handicap Index   6400-6600 yards
 C Flight: 14.0 - 18.9 Handicap Index   6200-6500 yards
 D Flight: 19.0+ Handicap Index   6000-6300 yards

For a full explanation of tour rules, movement between flights, tee boxes, points from non-Arkansas events and Regionals,  etc. CLICK HERE for the latest Tour Manual.

 Local Tour Points Race and National Tour Finals  Qualification 
Based on where you place in each tournament, you will be awarded points. All participating players receive points no matter where you place in the event. The Season Long Points Winner for each flight will be awarded a special trophy and a free tour membership for the next season. The top 10 in each flight will receive priority invitations to play in the National Finals at Hilton Head Island, South Carolina in October.

Tour Director
If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Tour Director and he will be happy to assist you in any way he can.

Jerry Homishak
Arkansas Tour Director