The Spring 2019 National Championship heads to the Birck Boilermaker Complex in West Lafayette, IN!
The Spring 2019 National Championship brings the best club golf teams from across the country to compete for the title and the medalist red jacket. The Birck Boilermaker Complex on the Purdue University campus will host the event on their Kampen and Ackerman-Allen courses. Both courses are ranked as some of the best in the state of Indiana.
The National Championship is a 2-day, 36-hole stroke play event. As champions of the Fall 2018 National Invitational, University of Nebraska has an automatic bid to this season’s Championship. The rest of the field will be filled using our zone-based qualifying procedure. On the same weekend, The Trophy Club in Lebanon, IN will host the National Invitational.
Why the Birck Boilermaker Complex?
The Pete Dye designed Kampen and Ackerman-Allen courses at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex are rated as some of the best college golf courses in the entire country. According to Golfweek, both of Purdue’s courses rank in the top 25 joining Michigan as the only other school that can claim that feat. The courses have hosted numerous collegiate events including multiple Big Ten Championships and the NCAA Men’s National Championship.
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tournament participants are able to schedule practice rounds up to a week before the championship. Practice round will be booked directly with the NCCGA. Practice rounds are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and are subject to availability. Teams and individuals are recommended to book practice rounds ASAP to ensure availability.
Registration & Sponsor Demo Night
April 26th – 5pm
Players will meet at the Birck Boilermaker Complex driving range from 5-8PM for pre-championship registration, sponsor demo night, skill challenges, gift bag pick up, team photos, grand raffle, free range balls, and free food. In past years we’ve been joined by special guests such as Willy Wilcox, Smylie Kaufman and more. Make sure not to miss out on this great opening event.
National Championship Round 1
April 27th – 11am Double Tee
Each course will have a double tee start. Exact tee times and pairings will be released closer to the tournament date.
National Championship Round 2
April 28th – 8am Double Tee
Sunday’s rounds will also be a double tee start on both courses. Tee times will be generated and distributed based on Saturday’s performance. Times are also dependent on weather delays which could result in a later finishing time. Any groups needing to leave early will receive double par for any unfinished holes. Awards ceremony and trophy presentation to follow round.
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