MEMBER GOLF EVENTS
Men’s Weekend League:
A $40 League Fee is charged to participate in League. This money is used to purchase end of the year prizes, as well as add to each week’s purse. Each League date will have an organized Individual, 2, 3, or 4 person team game. Each person must sign up for each League date. A $10 fee will be charged for each date participated. Each date’s fee goes to the purse for that date. League will consist of ten Saturday dates and will have assigned tee times from 7am-10:30am,
Ladies’ Weekend League:
A $40 League Fee is charged to participate in League. This money is used to purchase end of the year prizes & gifts. Each League date will have an individual gross game within 4 flights. Ladies with an 18.3 index or lower must play from the Gray Tees and will be in the A Flight. B, C, & D Flights are broken up equally and play the Red Tees. Each League Date will also have a secondary Format such as Blind Draw Partners, Pink Ball, or on-course games. Each person must sign up for each League date. A $10 fee will be charged for each date participated. $5 of that money goes to the purse for that date - the other $5 goes toward year-end prizes. 25¢ per 3 putt is charged for each participant; this is paid into the 3 putt box each week. League will consist of ten Saturday dates and will have assigned tee times from 7am-10:30am,
Ladies Friday League:
This is a casual, social, 9 Hole League for ladies. For each League date $8 cash is given to the Pro Shop, $5 of which goes toward prizes for the League date, and the remaining $3 goes toward year-end awards. 25¢ per 3 putt is charged for each participant and paid into the 3 putt box each week. Each participant has the option of playing 9 or 18 Holes, but the League play is just for 9. The formats vary from individual low net to partner best ball or 3 blind mice (3 holes removed). Each date also includes on-course games such as Closest to the Pin or Longest Putt Made.
Bonnie & Clyde Cup:
This year-long Match Play bracket requires 1 Male & 1 Female for each team. At least one team member must be a Signature or Golf Member. The second can be a Generational or Junior Member. Each match will have completion deadlines in order to keep the bracket moving. Each match will be Fourball Match Play, and the tee time needs to be set by the match participants, preferably on the Member Course. There is a $40 entry fee per team.
This year-long Match Play bracket is for Individual Male Signature & Golf Members. Each match will have completion deadlines in order to keep the bracket moving. Each Match tee time needs to be set by the match participants, preferably on the Member Course. There is a $25 Entry Fee.
This year long Match Play bracket is for Individual Female Signature & Golf Members. Each match will have completion deadlines in order to keep the bracket moving. Each Match tee time needs to be set by the match participants, preferably on the Member Course. There is a $20 Entry Fee.
This year long Match Play bracket requires 2 Men for each team. At least one team member must be a Signature or Golf Member. The second can be a Generational or Junior Member. Each match will have completion deadlines in order to keep the bracket moving. Each match will be Fourball Match Play, and the tee time needs to be set by the match participants, preferably on the Member Course. There is a $50 Team Entry Fee.
Masters Par 3:
Each hole is made into a Par 3, usually consisting of very different, unusual shots into each green. The format is a 4 Person Scramble, with teams evenly matched. Each team will then pick 4 PGA Tour Professionals from the Leaderboard of the Masters and add the Professional’s score to their Scramble team score to get a final score. The Entry Fee is $40 and includes a Bloody Mary Bar before play and lunch afterward.
This event starts with breakfast, where the men & women are seated separately, and given introductions to many of the year’s events. The men and women have separate Scramble events with each team formed using the ABCD format. The entry fee is $50 and includes breakfast. There is an optional team skins game for $10 per person. Breakfast only is $15. Later in the evening, we will host the “Opening Member Reception.”
Play With Staff:
Every Wednesday from mid May through September, we organize a game where each group plays with at least one Geneva National Staff Member. Usual games are 2 Better Ball of 4 or 1, 2, 3 Better Ball of 4, and so forth. Sign-ups are taken the day of the event, and there is a $10 cash entry fee.
There are several Friday evenings during the summer season set aside for Couples Twilight Events. These are themed 9 Hole events organized by committees of member couples. Each event is $40 per person and includes dinner following the 9 Hole Event.
WPGA Pro Ams:
Throughout the year, Members have several opportunities to travel and play in events across Wisconsin through the WPGA. Entry varies from $140 - $175 per person, and each team will have one of Geneva National’s PGA Professionals. Sites for 2015 include North Hills Country Club, Minoqua Country Club, Bishop’s Bay Country Club, Stevens Point Country Club, Maple Bluff Country Club (Pro-Ladies), Trappers Turn, Brown Deer Park, Whistling Straights (Irish), Hawks Landing and Tripoli Country Club.
Men’s Guest Days:
Members can bring either 1 to 3 guests. Each Member is charged $79, and each guest is charged $99. For this fee, each player gets a tee prize, lunch, steak dinner, golf, awards, and entry into a drawing for prizes. We also do a 50/50 drawing with half of the proceeds going toward our Geneva National Scholarship Fund.
Every player playing on the member course Saturday, June 11 will have the opportunity to participate. In groups of all men or all ladies, since there are no couples, each combination of 2 person better ball teams will be entered into the competition. In each group of couples, the couples will partner together, as will the ladies & men each pair together for 2 person better ball teams. Every player will have at least 4 different chances to win. The entry fee ($25 per person) will be equally distributed to create credit book prize money for each competition.
Our Premiere Men’s Member Guest Event features three days of golf, Thursday through Saturday. Thursday’s round is our “Practice Round” where you can opt to play a $20 Better Ball Cash Game or just come out and practice. Thursday afternoon, a $50 Horserace is run with every team eligible to participate. After the Horserace, a Stag Night Dinner is served, with each guest allotted $100 in our TaylorMade/Adidas/Ashworth Mobile Pro Shop. Each two person teams’ combined index is used to group everyone into flights of four teams. Each team will play the three teams in their flight in 9-Hole Fourball Matches. The fourth match will be dependent upon placing within each flight. The winning teams from each flight will participate in a Horserace to determine the Overall Champion. The $600 Team Entry Fee covers all golf, prizes, Thursday Dinner & Open Bar, Friday & Saturday breakfasts & lunches, Saturday night Dinner/Dance with significant others included, and the Guest Mobile Pro Shop Credit.
This is a 1st Tee Game where you purchase your Flag/Entry for $10. Players are assigned a Target Score, and when they reach that #, they plant their flag. If they complete their round with strokes to spare, they bring the flag into the Member Pro Shop. This is done on the Member Course, and everyone is responsible to make their own tee times.
This event consists of three 9-Hole Matches. Any two Members can partner together, and Generational Members can play as long as their partners are Signature/Golf Members. Each teams’ combined index is used to put each team in a flight of four teams. Each flight of four teams will play a 9-Hole match against each team in their flight. The team that scores the most points after the three matches will advance to a Horserace to determine the overall champion. The entry fee is $55 and includes Awards & Brunch Buffet.
This event is our Ladies Member/Guest Tournament. Each teams’ combined index is used to put each team in a flight of four teams. Each flight of four teams will play a 9-Hole match against each team in their flight. The team that scores the most points after the three matches will advance to a Horserace to determine the Overall Champion. The $220 Team entry includes a players only Dinner/Entertainment Night, breakfast, Awards Luncheon, and tee prizes.
Couple’s guest day:
Member’s can bring another couple. Each Member Couple is charged $150, each guest couple $200. The fee includes lunch, dinner, golf, prize and end of day awards.
Lifelong Empowerment Open (L.E.O.):
After a very successful run of of hosting the L.E.O. for over a decade, the Geneva National Foundation has chosen to change direction in 2017. This year, we will be supporting Never Say Never’s efforts to build an all-inclusive playground at Veteran’s Park in Lake Geneva. A substantial project requiring an initial investment of $1,000,000, the playground construction likewise requires a grand fundraising effort to build momentum. The Geneva National Foundation, together with presenting sponsor Kunes Country Auto Group, felt we could do the most good by dedicating our efforts toward this singular goal this summer. Please mark your calendars and plan to join us for the Never Say Never Playground Golf Outing on Monday, July 10, 2017.
Color for Care:
This event directly benefits our local hospital cancer centers. Each Member can sign up individually or as a 4 person team. A Step Away Scramble format includes Men’s, Ladies, and Mixed team divisions, as well as on course games.
Ladies Guest Day:
Members can bring either 1 to 3 guests. Each Member is charged $65, and each guest is charged $85. For this fee, each player gets a tee prize, continental breakfast, lunch, golf, and awards.
This event is a Ladies-ask-the-Guys Tournament. The format is a Chapman, where both players hit their partner’s drive, then select the best one and alternate until the ball is holed. There are both gross & net prizes, which are included in the $50-per-person-entry fee as well as a lunch buffet prior to golf.
This is a two-day stroke play event for Signature/Golf Members. Both Men & Women have five different flights to choose from: Championship, Sr. Championship, A, B, and C -- all based upon index. There are daily awards as well for each round. Champions and runners-up receive awards in each flight. All awards are handed out at the Closing Scramble.
Member Staff Classic:
Members can sign up to play or work in this event. Sign-up sheets are posted in the Member Bar & Member Pro Shop. This is a 9-Hole golf event with dinner afterward. There is no charge to the Member for this event, but we do solicit donations for the staff prize giveaway.
For every event throughout the year, points are accumulated. The top 30 Members with the most cumulative points are invited to participate in the year-end Championship. The points are reset and the event format mirrors the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup. Everyone who plays earns prize money.
Member Road Trips:
Throughout the year, we plan several day trips to country clubs out of state. We try to pick clubs that are not normally open to the public that are open to us through our connection in the PGA. Sign-ups are available in the Member Pro Shop, and fees vary depending on the course.
This event starts with a breakfast buffet. Both Men and Women have separate Scramble events with each team formed using the ABCD format. The entry fee is $95 and includes breakfast and the formal Dinner/Dance that evening. There is an optional team skins game for $10 per person. Breakfast only is $15. Club Championship and other year-end awards are given out at this time.
For each event, winners receive prize money also known as sweeps, credit book, or gift certificates. This money can be used to purchase or order anything in either Golf Shop. This money expires at the end of each calendar year.