Updated: Mar 1, 2020
2020 is going to be a season filled with fantastic events at Minnedosa Golf & Country Club. From Par 3 events with $50,000 hole in ones to stroke play events with a trip to Vegas, we have a wide range of formats and prizes to be won this season.
May 23rd - Rockin the Fields Par 3 ~ As always our first event of the year will be the biggest with the Rockin the Fields Par 3 Tournament. This will be the tenth playing of this event and we are excited to offer hole in one prizes on 16 holes this year with values ranging from $1,000 all the way to $50,000. Those who have played in the past will have first chance to enter on April 20th with the remaining spots opening to the public on April 27th.
June 13th - RBC Scramble Qualifier ~ Our next event is a new one and will be a new format to most. The RBC Scramble Qualifier will be a four person scramble tournament with handicaps. The full list of rules can be found here, and the winner of this event will earn an entry, with our Head Professional Patrick Law, to the Manitoba Regional Championships at Elmhurst Country Club. Should you and Patrick be so fortunate to win this event, all five of you will be on a trip to Cabot Links in Nova Scotia for the National Championships! Last year the team from Carman Golf Club won the National Championship, lets keep that title in Manitoba!
June 27th - MCU Mixed Open ~ This two person scramble / alternate shot / best ball event is back for another season. Test your marriage, partnership or friendship to the fullest! Ken Newman & Cheryl Forsythe took home the championship in 2019.
July 2nd - Ladies & Senior Ladies Open ~ This season we are adding a Ladies Division to our Senior Ladies Open which will allow ladies under the age of 50 to participate as well. Danielle Bell is our defending champion!
July 13th - Senior Men's Open ~ Always a popular event with the 50+ golfers, be sure to sign up early as this event filled to capacity last season! Will Keith Fawcett defend his 2019 title?
July 25th - MCU Minnedosa Masters ~ The 3rd playing of our Minnedosa Masters Tournament will be kicked off on Friday July 24th with a two person Par 3 evening event before the 18 hole stroke play event takes place on Saturday. As always, this event is open to all men and women over the age of 18 with the winner of the event not only taking home the Green Jacket but also a free trip to Las Vegas! Not going to shoot a course record? Fear not, all those in the event will also be entered to win a trip to Las Vegas as well and the cash prizes topped $2000 last year! Kolby Day & Zach Wytinck will be looking to each earn their second green jacket in 2020.
August 8th & 9th - Club Championship Weekend ~ New to Club Championship this year will be a NET Club Championship Division for all those with a valid Golf Canada Handicap. Top performers in the Men's, Senior Men's & Ladies Divisions will be rewarded with spots on our Credit Union Cup Teams!
August 14th - Night Golf ~ Also in its third season, Night Golf will be back again in 2020. Grab your team of 4 and your flashlight for a fun night of golf in a unique form!
August 15th - Lefty/Righty ~ This two person event features a team comprised of one left hander and one right hander. These teams will play in a format of 6 holes Scramble, 6 holes Best Ball & 6 holes of Alternate Shot. After two rain outs last season we are excited to bring this event back again in 2020.
August 29th - $1,000 Draw ~ An event that we are very happy to host each year features exactly what the title implies, a draw for $1,000 for one lucky entrant. With the purchase of one $40 ticket the holder of the ticket will receive 9 holes of golf and roast beef supper for TWO people as well as a guaranteed a prize that could be $1,000!!
September 4th - Senior Men's Two Man Fall Classic ~ A great way to kick off the fall season in Minnedosa. This event features two person teams of players aged 50+ playing a 9 hole scramble & 9 hole best ball format. The Coulter brothers will be looking to defend their 2019 title!
September 19th - Credit Union Cup ~ Our annual Ryder Cup against the Neepawa Golf & Country Club will be hosted in Minnedosa this season. The 2019 playing saw two very close matches in the Men's & Ladies divisions which resulting in the Neepawa Men & Minnedosa Ladies each taking home their respective trophies. The 2020 playing of this event should be a good one on home soil.
September 26th - Cross Country Wind Up ~ our final event of the season is always fun and unique. We will be playing made up holes all across the golf course in a two person scramble format. It is a very unique way to see MGCC and wrap up the season with friends!
Needless to say we are very excited for the events we have lined up for 2020. For more information or to sign up for any of these events please contact the Pro Shop at 204-867-3151 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to mark your calendars and sign up early for these key events at Minnedosa Golf & Country Club this season!