Veterans from every branch of the military gather each year to compete in the Veterans Golf Classic Tournament in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. 400 United States Military members and friends will flock to the beach for the 20th annual event held May 19-22, 2019 at twelve 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 access to an awards banquet for you and a guest. Teams of two must include at least one member of who has served in the United State Military. The cost to register is $290 per person. The deadline for entry is April 25, 2019.
Sunday, May 19
Check-in at the PGA Superstore across from Broadway at the Beach from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday, May 20
Round One begins with a shotgun start at 8:30 p.m. at Whispering Pines, Myrtlewood Pine Hills, River Hills and Indian Wells 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 21
Round two begins at 8:30 a.m. at Wachesaw East, Brunswick Plantation, Blackmoor and Panther’s Run. 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 22
Round three will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Long Bay Club, International Club, The Wizard and Arrowhead Country Club. 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 ceremony will be held from 6-9 p.m. at the Crown Reef Resort Conference Center with a plated dinner, open bar, awards presentation and prizes.
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.
South Bay Inn & Suites
South Bay Inn and Suites is new in town but is quickly gaining popularity as one of Myrtle Beach’s favorite oceanfront hotels. It features an indoor water park with two full sized waterslides, indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs, free WiFi, daily housekeeping and so much more. Guests at South Bay are even invited to enjoy a free breakfast each morning! The resort offers a variety of rooms and suites featuring oceanfront balconies and plenty of room for your families. South Bay Inn and Suites is conveniently located along the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.
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!