2021 U.S. Amateur Qualifier #1 - Columbine Country Club










*This event serves as a concurrent qualifier for the CGA Amateur Championship. The qualifier is first and foremost a USGA Amateur championship qualifier. Only players that are registered for the USGA Amateur Championship qualifier may also use this site as a CGA Amateur Qualifier. You may not play in this event as a CGA Amateur Qualifier only.


Please CLICK HERE to register for the concurrent CGA Amateur Championship Qualifier





Host Facility: Columbine Country Club


Date: Monday, July 12, 2021


Registration Closes: 5:00 p.m. EDT June 23, 2021. Players must register through the USGA website linked above.


Entry Fee: $175.00


Handicap Index Limit: 2.4


Field Size: Maximum of 84 players.


Mobile Scoring: Players will score on their cell phones using the Golf Genius App. Please CLICK HERE to view the mobile scoring instructions.


Walking Only Event: All stages of a United States Amateur Championship are walking only. Caddies are allowed in all stages of qualifying and may not take carts.


Pull Carts: Columbine Country Club does not allow pull carts.

Caddies: Columbine CC has an on-site caddie program. To reserve a caddie for the day, please email Steve Dillon - caddiemaster@columbinecc.com


Format: 36 holes of stroke play (there is no cut)


Qualifying Positions: 2


Alternate Positions: 2


Starting Times: Round 1 will begin at 7:00 a.m. from holes #1 and #10. Round 2 will begin at approximately 12:00 p.m. from holes #1 and #10.


Driving Range: The driving range will be available beginning at 6:00 a.m. at no additional charge to the player.


Practice Rounds: Available Sunday, July 11 from 2:30 - 4:30 for $50.00 to walk and an additional $22.00 to ride.


Players must call the golf shop prior to arrival to reserve a practice round tee time. Columbine CC: 303-794-2674


Host PGA Professional: Bryan Heim


Player Food: Cash or credit card may be used to purchase a boxed lunch between rounds.


Score Posting: The CGA will post tournament scores to GHIN.


Successful Qualifiers: CGA Members that successfully qualify will be exempt into the 2021 CGA Amateur Championship.


Local Rules in Effect


Distance Measuring Devices: Must measure distance only.


Green Maps: Please note that any green reading materials must adhere to the 2019 updated standards.


Prohibiting Use of Audio and Video Devices: During a round, a player must not listen to or watch content of any nature on a personal audio or video device (G-8).


Replacement of Broken or Significantly Damaged Club: Model Local Rule G-9 is in effect. CLICK HERE for a full explanation.


Ball Played from Outside Relief Area When Taking Back-On-the-Line Relief: Model Local Rule E-12 is in effect. CLICK HERE for a full explanation.


Limiting When Stroke Made From Putting Green Must Be Replayed Under Exception 2 to Rule 11.1b: Local Rule as prescribed in the Clarifications to the 2019 Rules of Golf is in effect. Model Local Rule D-7.


Official in Charge: An official in charge cannot set-up a golf course or officiate Rules if that person is also a participant at the qualifying site.


One Ball Rule: Local Rule as prescribed in Section 8 of the Committee Procedures is in effect. Model Local Rule G-4.


Clubs: Grooves - Local Rule as prescribed in Section 8 of the Committee Procedures is in effect. Model Local Rule G-3.


Footwear: It is a condition at all qualifying sites unless otherwise indicated by an asterisk on this entry application that shoes with traditionally-designed spikes (regardless of composition, i.e., ceramic, plastic, etc.) or spikes, regardless of design, comprised either entirely or partially of metal (if such metal may come in contact with the course) are prohibited during the stipulated round. Penalty for breach of this condition: Disqualification