U.S. SENIOR CHALLENGE NAMES INNISBROOK GOLF RESORT AS 2020 HOST SITE
Innisbrook’s Copperhead Course, home of the PGA TOUR’s Valspar Championship, to Play Host to Nation’s Only Senior, State-Team Event
TAMPA BAY, Fla. (September 19th, 2019) – The United States Senior Challenge, the nation’s only senior amateur event conducted in a state-team format, has announced that the 2020 USSC will be hosted at Innisbrook Golf Resort in Tampa Bay, Fla. The event will tee off June 2-4, 2020. The tournament will take place over two courses, the South Course and the Copperhead Course; Copperhead being renowned for hosting the PGA Tour Valspar Championship.
Florida will welcome the top senior, amateur golfers from all over the country representing their respective States to Innisbrook. The Larry Packard layout was opened in 1974 and has been recognized by all the golf outlets including Golf Digest, Golfweek, GOLF Magazine, Travel & Leisure Golf, Golf & Travel and Links Magazine to name a few.
U.S. SENIOR CHALLENGE NAMES PAA-KO RIDGE GOLF CLUB AS 2018 HOST SITE
#1 Golf Club in New Mexico to Play Host to Nation’s Only Senior, State-Team Event
SANDIA PARK, N.M. (June 26, 2017) – The United States Senior Challenge, the nation’s only senior amateur event conducted in a state-team format, has announced that the 2018 USSC will be hosted at Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Club in Sandia Park, N.M. The event will tee off June 5-7, 2018.
“We feel privileged to be able to bring the Challenge to the number one golf course in New Mexico,” said Mike Quinlan, Executive Director of the USSC. “Paa-Ko Ridge has cemented its place over the last 15 years as the star of golf in New Mexico, if not the Southwest. Five-star ratings and recognition on list after list have built the reputation of one of America’s best public golf experiences. We’re excited to provide that as well as the culture of Albuquerque and Santa Fe to our participants.”
U.S. SENIOR CHALLENGE MANAGEMENT HANDED TO SUN COUNTRY AMATEUR GOLF ASSOCIATION
SCAGA Takes Reins of Premier National Senior Amateur Event in 2017
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (November 1, 2015) – Recognized for developing into one of the top individual and team, senior-amateur championships in the country, the U.S. Senior Challenge has become one of the premier events on the national, senior-amateur golf schedule. Following 30 years of volunteer-based management, the USSC Board of Directors has asked the Sun Country Amateur Golf Association to step in and take over day-to-day operational management of the USSC.