Championships: Amateur Public Links Championship

Created to honor the spirit of public golf in 1982, this event is limited to competitors who are bona fide public course players who do not hold membership at a private club. Traditionally, the competition takes place over a two-day period.

August 10-11, 2009

  • Franconia Golf Course
  • Springfield, MA
  • Entry Fee: $75
  • Entries Close June 18, 2009 at 5:00 PM


Entries are open to amateur golfers who play at an MGA member club, maintain an up-to-date MGA/USGA GHIN Handicap Index not exceeding 12.0 (as determined by the June 10, 2009 Handicap Revision), and are public course players (i.e., a course which will accept a daily fee, at any time, notwithstanding any certain daily time restraints, is a public course). Amateur golfers holding membership at a semi-private club are eligible. Amateur golfers holding a membership in a private club and a public course are NOT eligible.

Complete conditions and regulations are available here (PDF).

Qualifying Sites

Date Site Times
Info Sheet
July 1 Agawam Municipal GC
July 6 Amherst GC
July 6 The Meadow at Peabody GC
July 7 Acushnet River Valley GC
July 7 Quashnet Valley CC
July 8 Meadow Creek GC
July 8 William J. Devine GC


Last Year's Massachusetts Amateur Public Links Champion

Todd Ezold

MGA Noteworthy

  • Note 1: Starting times and the Player Information Sheet is available for Championship Proper. See below for links.

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