Veterans from every branch of the military gather each year to compete in the Golf Buddy Veterans Golf Classic Tournament in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. 400 United States Military members and friends will flock to the beach for the 23rd annual event held May 22-25, 2022 at 18 different Grand Strand golf courses.
Register your team today for the Veterans Golf Classic which includes three exciting rounds of golf, a welcome bag stuffed with goodies and drink tickets for each day of play. Teams of two must include at least one member of who has served in the United State Military. The cost to register is $339 per person. There is currently a wait list to be entered in this year’s event.
Sunday, May 22
Check-in at the PGA Superstore across from Broadway at the Beach from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and collect your participant badge and gift bag.
Monday, May 23
Round One begins with a shotgun start at 8:30 p.m. at Pawleys Plantation, Aberdeen, The Wizard, Burning Ridge, Founders Club, Blackmoor and Sandpiper Bay golf courses. This first round will be played as a Best Ball round. Each player will play his own ball and the player with the lowest score will be recorded for that hole.
Tuesday, May 24
Round two begins at 8:30 a.m. at Diamond Back, Man O’ War, Long Bay, Tradition, River Hills, Shaftesbury Glenn, Arrowhead and The Wizard golf courses. This round will be played as a captain’s choice scramble with the caveat that each player’s tee shot be used a minimum of six times after 18 holes.
Wednesday, May 25
Round three will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Hackler Course, True Blue, Blackmoor, Meadowlands, Shaftesbury Glenn, Arrowhead and The Wizard golf courses. This third and final round will be played as a modified alternate shot. The modification is that each player will tee off – choose the best shot to play moving forward. The second shot will be taken by the player who did not hit the tee off that was chosen, then alternate until the ball is holed.
An awards banquet will be held at the host courses on the final day of the tournament.
Where to Stay
Oceans One Resort
Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Oceans One Resort features one-, two- and three-bedroom oceanfront condos with views like no other. Each unit is beautifully decorated and fully furnished with all of the comforts of home. Other features at the resort include an oceanfront pool with a waterfall, children’s splash zone, lazy river, indoor and outdoor whirlpools and a fitness center. The central location along the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk allows for easy access to many area attractions and golf courses.
Can’t make it to town for the Veterans Golf Classic Tournament this year? Check out MBGolf.com for tee times and great golf packages!