The Rose Bowl is hosting a golf tournament - inside the stadium!
15 Mar 2022
by Pete Wlodkowski of AmateurGolf.com

see also: Pasadena City Championship, Brookside Golf Club

Getting a chance to visit the Rose Bowl when a game or concert isn't going on is a unique experience. The scale and beauty of the stadium are amazing, and you can just feel the history all around you.

But hitting golf shots inside the stadium? Now that's something you don't get a chance to do every day.

On Friday and Saturday, March 25-26, The Rose Bowl gives you a chance to hit a golf shot inside "America's Stadium" with the proceeds going towards The First Tee of Greater Pasadena. Here's how the event, which is open to all golfers, works:

For an entry fee of $20, each golfer is guaranteed at least one "round" of three golf shots against another golfer with similar abilities. In the spirit of March Madness, the event is setup in brackets. The higher handicap player will get 1 foot taken off of their distance to the hole for every stroke higher their handicap is. For example, a 10 handicap versus a 12, the 12 handicap player would get 2 feet subtracted from their best shot out of 3.

Only the closest ball after handicaps are factored in will advance to the next round. REGISTER NOW, everyone is invited. The registration deadline is March 18th.

ABOUT THE Pasadena City Championship

The Pasadena City is a historic championship that dates back to 1929 and has long been one of Southern California's most prestigious tournaments. A WAGR counting event and SCGA Player of the Year points tournament. Proceeds from the Championship will support youth development programs for the First Tee of Greater Pasadena.

The Championship Flight is an open flight (no age limit) conducted over 54 holes. The field will be cut to the top 30% and ties after 36 holes, to play the finals on Course #1 Sunday.

Net Flights are open to all players 18 or older with 12-month low handicap index ranging from 2.7 to 31.5. The field will be divided into six flights to play over 54 holes. Cut after Saturday rounds to 30% and ties for all flights. Finals for all Net Flights are to be played on Course 1 on Sunday.

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