World Amateur Handicap Championship

Various courses
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


The WorldAm is an annual golf tournament in Myrtle Beach consisting of 3,600 men and women, 72 holes of golf, an 18-hole championship playoff and nightly entertainment.

Golfers from all 50 states and more than 20 foreign countries flock to Myrtle Beach, S.C., every year to participate in a tournament that provides the ultimate golf experience. Now in its 29th year, the World Amateur allows everyone from scratch golfers to 30+ handicappers to test their nerves and competitive resolve.


•Four rounds of net stroke tournament play on a different course each day
•Flights assigned by handicap index within five divisions: Men (49 & Under), Sr. Men (50-59), Mid Sr. Men (60-69), Super Sr. Men (70+), and Women
•Flights will be made up of around 48 people and each course will host 2 flights per day (about 96 players per course)
•Top individuals in each flight receive a prize and will also receive a trophy . Daily low net, long drive, closest-to-the-pin, closest-to-the-line, and hole-in-ones also share the spoils of victory.
•A fifth round championship playoff for all Flight winners and ties.



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Various courses
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Toll Free: 800-833-8798