Group Tournament Pool – Game of 4s

Creating golf tournament pools is a fun way to add intrigue to watching any professional major tournament. Invite your buddies and pick a dollar amount to enter the tournament pool.  Decide if you will payout only to the winner, or 1st / 2nd / 3rd place.  (The more participants you have the more you might…

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The Plus | Minus Game

This is another fun game that helps focus on the basics for good scoring.  The game can be adapted for any number of players or groups with fairly similar handicaps. Prior to beginning the round the group agrees on a common dollar contribution for the winners pool.  Then each person plays their own ball  and…

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Progressive Best Ball

There are a number of published variations of this game.  Some call it 1-2-3 Best Ball. Progressive Best Ball is a team event played with multiple groups.  The scoring shifts from hole to hole by changing the number of team members whose score counts. Each team player plays his or her own ball with handicap…

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BINGO-BANGO-BONGO!

BINGO BANGO BONGO Win points by being in the right place at the right time. This challenge puts separate values on the long game, short game, and putting.   Three points are up for grabs on each hole. Points are assigned a dollar amount before the match begins. The nature of this game requires following proper…

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Let it Ride

Let it Ride  The basics of this game is in two parts; 1) earning points on a hole and 2) risking those points on the next hole. To start the game, decide on a scoring point system much like a Stableford format: Bogey = 1 point Par = 2 points Birdie = 3 points Eagle…

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