The RIGA annually conducts 16 Men’s Championships. In addition, the RIGA conducts qualifiers for State and USGA events.
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Click here to view national and regional events.
- Registration for Men's Championships begins on February 5th at 10am.
If you did not compete in an RIGA event in 2018, you will need to create a new user profile in USGA TM prior to registering to play in their first event of the 2019 season.
Please note that to create a new user profile in USGA TM, your GHIN Number must be active at an RIGA member club.
- To begin the process, go to User Profile Registration
- Select 'Click Here to Register'
- Type in your GHIN Number and Last Name
- Click Register
- Please update missing fields and inaccurate information. (Please use drop down to select your RIGA affiliation)
- If your GHIN Number is inactive, you will get a message stating “No member with GHIN Number: (your GHIN number) and last name: (your last name). Please retry!” - Please contact your club in order to have your GHIN number activated.
21st John P. Burke Memorial Tournament – Gross Division
Pawtucket CC & Shelter Harbor GC
Eligibility: Handicap Index 15.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 1, 2019
26th Senior Four-Ball Championship – Gross Division
Eligibility: Age 55 & over. Combined team index of 20.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 8, 2019
70th Four-Ball Championship
Agawam Hunt & Warwick CC
Eligibility: Combined team index of 18.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: May 15, 2019
114th Amateur Championship
Shelter Harbor GC
Eligibility: Handicap index of 12.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club or RI resident.
Entry Close Date: May 16, 2019
Qualifiers: Agwawm Hunt - Thursday, May 23 - Cranston CC - Wednesday, June 5
Fenner Hill GC - Thursday, June 6
26th Senior Four-Ball Championship – Net Division
Triggs Memorial GC
Eligibility: Age 55 & over. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: June 29, 2019
98th Junior Amateur Championship
Eligibility: Male and Female junior members and caddies of clubs affiliated with the RIGA or full time RI residents who will not reach their 19th birthday by August 18, 2019.
Entry Close Date: July 8, 2019
79th Mixed Foursomes
Eligibility: Amateur golfers who are RIGA members & are a member of an RIGA member club.
(1) male & 1 (female)
Entry Close Date: July 15, 2019
36th Stroke Play Championship
Eligibility: Handicap index of 12.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: July 24, 2019
RIGA Family Day
Eligibility: Parent or child member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: August 5, 2019
88th Rhode Island Open Championship
Green Valley CC
Eligibility: Professionals and Amateurs with an index of 3.0 or lower and must have 2018 or 2019 RIGA Player of the Year Points. Preference will be given to Professionals. Amateurs will be notified of their status after the entry deadline.
Entry Close Date: July 31, 2019
Mixed Stroke Play
Eligibility: Amateur golfers who have an active RIGA/GHIN handicap & are RIGA members.
Entry Close Date: August 11, 2019
61st Senior Amateur Championship
Eligibility: Age 55 & over. Gross & Net Divisions. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: August 14, 2019
26th Mid-Amateur Championship
Eligibility: Age 25 & over. Handicap index of 12.0 or less. Member of RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: August 21, 2019
Mulligan Interclub Team Championship
Entry Close Date: September 12, 2019
21st John P. Burke Memorial Tournament – Net Division
Newport CC & Wanumetonomy G&CC
Eligibility: All amateur golfers who are members of a RIGA member club.
Entry Close Date: September 25, 2019
Eligibility: Invitation Only