Championships: 2013 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 5-6, 2013

  • Glen Ellen Country Club
  • Millis, MA
  • Entry Fee: $80
  • Entries Close on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.


Entries are open to amateur golfers who, as of January 1, 2013, are bona fide public course players at a public MGA member club (a course/club that provides playing opportunities for the general public seven days a week) and maintain an up-to-date MGA/USGA GHIN Handicap Index not exceeding 12.0 (as determined by the June 1, 2013 Handicap Revision).

Players who have playing privileges or who have an established handicap at any private or semi-private club are ineligible, with the exception of:

  • Players competing on a school/college golf team, provided those privileges are limited to scheduled practices and competitions; or
  • Players employed by a private club, provided their playing privileges
    • Are limited in nature;
    • Are consistent with those offered other club employees;
    • Do not allow participation in any club tournaments; and
    • No handicap is maintained at the private club.

Qualifying Sites

Date Site Times
Info Sheet
July 1 Juniper Hill GC (Lakeside)
July 2 Beverly G&TC
July 2 Tekoa CC
July 3 Crystal Lake GC
July 17 Crosswinds GC - Zaharias/Jones
July 22 Heritage CC


2012 Massachusetts Amateur Public Links Champion

Andy Drohen

MGA Noteworthy

  • Congratulations to Ryan Clancy for firing a course record (during the final round) and winning the 2013 Massachusetts Amateur Public Links Championship!

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