Major Golf Tournaments In Bermuda

Posted in: News - Last Updated: March 3rd, 2014 by Michael

Mid Ocean Golf Club Bermuda

Golfers will be in paradise if they visit Bermuda in March. There are several major tournaments taking to the green this month on the island.

For openers, the 5th of March marks the 85th Bermuda Men’s Amateur Match Play Championship. The event is being held at the Mid Ocean Golf Club, on Tuckers Town in Hamilton. This is also the location of the 83rd Bermuda Ladies Amateur Match Play Championship.

The tournaments will begin with qualifying rounds on the 5th of March and end with the exciting final rounds on the 8th of March. You will then see who will be crowned both Bermuda Men’s and Ladies Amateur Match Play champions.

March also sees the Pompano Beach Club in Southampton stage the 17th Annual Ladies Pro-Am Golf Tournament, from the 7th to the 13th of March. It will be played at the beautiful Port Royal Golf Course on Middle Road. The tournament will feature up to 18 teams, made up of four lady golfers. They will be comprised of a single professional and three non professional players.

They will be taking part in a stirring event covering 72 holes of golf. These include a Ladies Pro-Am Golf Tournament, consisting of 54 holes. This is as well as a Professional Championship and an Amateur Best Ball fun day, both taking in 18 holes.

The Port Royal Golf Course will furthermore be the site of the upcoming Bermuda Open golf tournament. The competition lasts from the 24th to the 27th of March. The Bermuda Open encompasses 72 holes and welcomes both professional and non professional golfers, who will tee off at 8am each day. The winners will receive their prizes at the end of the days play on the 27th.

This month also sees up to 50 couples participating in the Pompano Beach Club’s 17th Annual Couples Golf Tournament. The event will go ahead on the 31st of March and will be played at various courses around the island. These include the aforementioned Port Royal Golf Course, the Belmont Hills Golf Club and the Riddell’s Bay Golf & Country Club, both in Warwick.

The tournament will have teams of two players, a lady and a gentleman. They must have handicaps of 36 and 24 respectively. The team handicap is both players’ handicaps added together and then divided by two. The teams will play in four tournament rounds on the way to finding the winner.

These are among the amazing golfing events being held in Bermuda in March.


Major Golf Tournaments In Bermuda

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