For 26 years, the Greater Blacksburg Open (GBO) was a fixture at Blacksburg Country Club. In January 2001, a new tradition began as the first Allegheny Amateur was held in Blacksburg, Virginia. 20 years later and ushering in a new level of amateur competition, the Allegheny Amateur has now become a Four-Ball Competition.
Blacksburg Country Club is excited to host this newly formatted event attracting the best players from the State of Virginia in a quality amateur golf competition. Below you will find key information about the tournament.
TOURNAMENT DATE: SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, APRIL 2 and 3, 2022
FORMAT: TWO-MAN BEST BALL. ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE A USGA HANDICAP INDEX OF 6.0 OR LESS.
DIVISIONS: OPEN DIVISION (49 AND UNDER) 36 TEAMS BLACK TEES
SENIOR DIVISION (50 and OVER) 12 TEAMS BLUE TEES
SUPER SENIOR DIVISION (65 AND OVER) 12 TEAMS WHITE TEES
COST: $400/TEAM INCLUDES PRACTICE ROUND (FRIDAY, APRIL 1), LUNCH BOTH DAYS, PRIZES
AND TEE GIFT.
PRIZES: TROPHIES WILL BE AWARDED TO THE WINNERS IN EACH DIVISION, ALONG WITH GOLF SHOP CREDIT FOR 1/3 OF THE FIELD IN EACH DIVISION.
DEADLINE: THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS SUNDAY, MARCH 20. THIS EVENT WILL FILL UP QUICKLY. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING, PLEASE EMAIL PGA PROFESSIONAL BRAD EWING TO RESERVE YOUR TEAM AT email@example.com and click here to complete this registration form.