For the 2019 golf season, we will be offering a Tournament Buy-In Program available to all Infinity Members, Horizons Members and 5 & 7 Day Season Pass-Holders! The fee to enter into this Tournament Buy-In Program is $100 with no deadline date to enter. This fee gains you entry into ALL of the clubs weekend events. By entering into this program, you may play in as many events as your schedule allows with no fee due on the day of the event (use of golf cart excluded). You may also choose to forgo the utilization of this Tournament Buy-In Program and still play in events. The ability to pay per event will still be an option, with an entry fee of $20 per event. We want to get as many of you involved in our weekend club events as possible…take advantage and buy in! See the 2019 event calendar list below:
Eligibility to play from the Gold Tees in Club Events:
*= Non-Golf Event
**= Additional Fee Required
April 10th – *Masters Pool Draft – MEMBER OPENING NIGHT – Join us in the Bar/Restaurant at 6pm for cocktails and complimentary appetizer. Fill out your Masters Pool Draft Form for $20 each. No entry limit.
April 27th – The Windham Club Masters – Individual Stroke Play with Gross & Net divisions. This event will have two flights; Green Tee and Gold Tee. 100% Handicap. Tee Times starting at 8AM.
May 4th & 5th – The Windham Cup Qualifying – 2-Person Best-Ball Team-Net Season Long Match Play Event. Pick your own partner and qualify at any time on either day of the weekend for a chance to enter into the field. Low 16 teams qualify. Seeding will be determined by low net team scores. Once the bracket is finalized, you will be responsible for scheduling your own matches with the following deadlines; Round 1 completed by July 15th, Round 2 completed by August 15th, Semi-Final completed by September 15th and the Final Match completed by October 1st. 100% Handicap.
May 26th - Memorial Day Best Ball – Two-Person Teams. Pick Your Partner. 1 Best Ball of the 2 partners over 18 Holes. Gross/Net divisions. 100 % Handicap. Tee Times at 7:30 AM.
June 1st & 2nd – Round Robin – Open to all membership levels and invited guests with an active USGA Handicap. (5) 9-Hole Matches will be played over the weekend, (3) on Saturday and (2) on Sunday. Two-Person Best Ball matches played against each team within flights of (6) organized by handicap. Matches played at 80% Handicap. Final score is holes won minus holes lost over all five matches. Tie breaker is head to head result. Lunch included. Tee Times starting at 7 AM on both days.
June 22nd - Alternate Shot – Sign up in teams of two. Alternate shot event with team handicap calculated at 60% of the A player and 40% of the B player. One player will tee off the Odd Holes and the partner off the Even Holes. Gross and Net divisions. Tee Times starting at 7:30AM.
June 28th – **The Willimantic Open – The Windham Club’s signature event! 18-Holes of medal play open to the membership and amateur golfing community. Tee times will start at 7AM (pick your own time). An active USGA Handicap is required to participate in this event. Gross/Net divisions. Member Price=$40, Non-Member=$65.
July 6th – The Red Tee Classic – 2-Person Best Ball Format. Pick Your own Partner. Gross & Net divisions. All play will be from the Red Tees. 100% Handicap. 7:30 AM Starting Times.
July 27th& 28th – Club Championship Weekend – Open to all Membership and Pass-Holder levels. 36 Holes of medal play over 2-days. Aggregate Total in each division determines winners. Tee Times at 7AM both days.
August 10th – Alphabet City – Blind Draw ABCD Teams. Hole #’s 1-6= (1) Best Ball, Hole #’s 7-12= (2) Best Balls, Hole #’s 13-18= (3) Best Balls. Gross/Net. 100% Handicap. 7:30 AM Tee Times.
August 18th – Team Stableford – 2-Person Team Best Ball. Pick your Partner. Gross/Net. 100% Handicap. Tee Times starting at 7:30 AM. Scoring system; Bogey=1, Par=2, Birdie=4, Eagle=7, Double Eagle=10
September 1st – Odd/Even Event – Two-Person Hi/Low Blind Draw Teams. Net Only Competition. 100% Handicap. (1) Best Ball on Odd Holes, (2) Best Balls on Even Holes. 7:30 AM Tee Times.
September 14th & 15th – **Calcutta – Two person Best Ball teams. Hi/Low Blind Draw Teams. 36 Holes of stroke play over two days. 80% Handicap. Tee Times starting at 7:30 both days. Team Auction will be held on September 13th at 7 PM.
September 28th – The Big Switch – 2 Person Team Chapman Format. 100% Handicap. Pick your own partner. Both partners tee off, hit your partners drive for your 2nd shot, chose the best ball for your 3rd shot and alternate shots until the ball is holed. 8 AM Tee Times.
October 19th – Closing Day ABCD – 4-Person Teams selected with an ABCD pairing method. Format is a Team Scramble. Gross/Net Prizes. 8 AM Breakfast, 9 AM Shotgun.
October 27th – Greenskeeper’s Revenge – The Superintendents favorite day of the year! Sign up in teams of 4. Team Handicaps will be assigned. 9 AM Shotgun. Format TBD. A day full of exciting and out of the ordinary challenges!
November 2nd – **The Polish Open – The best way to end the year! FUN 4-person scramble. Pick your own teams. Gross/Net divisions. 10 AM Shotgun.
SPECIAL MEMBER EVENTS:
May 10th, June 14th, July 12th, August 23rd, September 20th, October 18th
Members, Season Pass-Holders and Invited Guests. Bring 1 or 3 Guests. Shotgun starts with 2 Best Ball of Foursome Formats. Tee Gifts, Contests and Gross/Net Prizes
Couples 9 and Dines
May 23rd, June 20th, July 18th, August 8th, September 12th
Members, Season Pass-Holders and Invited Guests. Join us for 9-Holes of golf followed by dinner. Teams made up of (2) Men and (2) Women. A fun night for all!
LADIES 18-HOLE DIVISION
Weekly 18-Hole events hosted for Lady Infinity, Horizons, and 5 & 7 Day Pass Holders. Each week will have its own unique and friendly format. The weekly calendar of events will be published soon. Play will be on Friday mornings with a 9:00 AM Starting Time. Dates of play will be from May 31st running through October 11th each week. 2018 was a huge success with this group!
May 31st – Opening Day ABC
Sign-Up Individually. Pro Shop will pair you into groups based on A,B and C handicap players. The format will be a Shamble. Scoring will be 1 Best Gross and 1 Best Net score on each hole for your team.
June 7th – Ladies Guest Day
Invite 1 or 3 Guests. Team Competition will be a handicapped Scramble. A great opportunity to showcase our club early in the season!
June 14th & 21st - Two-Person Net Best Ball – Rounds 1 & 2
Sign-Up in teams of two. Format will be 1 best ball Net of the 2 partners on each hole over 36 Holes and two days. Net Event only.
June 28th- NO EVENT – Willimantic Open
July 5th - Flag Tournament
Individual Stroke Play in honor of Independence Day! Each player will receive an American Flag before play begins. You will add your handicap to the Course Par of 72. For example an 18 Handicap plus Course Par of 72 equals 90. Once the player makes their 90th stroke, they will plant their flag. The players who make it the farthest will be awarded.
July 12th - Odd Holes
Individual Stroke Play. Gross and Net. The low totals for scores on all of the ODD holes will be determined winners.
July 19th - 3 Worst Holes
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Format will be individual stroke play. Remove the 3 highest scores from your round. Gross and Net prizes
July 27th & 28th - Club Championship
Sign-Up Individually. Format will be 36-Holes of stroke play aggregate total. Round 1 pairings will be made by the golf shop. Round 2 parings based off of Round 1 scoring. Saturday & Sunday. Gross Event only.
August 2nd - Designer 9
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Format will be individual stroke play. Choose your best (2) Par 3’s and 5’s and your best (5) Par 4’s. Gross and Net.
August 9th - Stroke Play (Gross/Net)
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Format will be individual stroke play. Gross and Net prizes.
August 16th - N.O.S.E.
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Individual stroke play. Holes counted to be those that begin with the letters above (#1, 6, 7 ,8, 9, 11,16,17 & 18) Gross and Net prizes.
August 23rd - Even Holes
Individual Stroke Play. Gross and Net. The low totals for scores on all of the EVEN holes will be determined winners.
August 30th - Best Nines
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Individual stroke play. Gross and Net prizes will be awarded to the low scorers on the Front and Back 9.
September 6th& 20th - Queen Bee - Rounds 1 & 2
Sign-Up Individually. Pro-shop will make pairings. 36-Holes of Individual Net stroke play over two weeks. Play 18 Holes in Round 1 and record your net totals for each hole. Play 18 holes in Round 2, trying to improve upon Round 1’s net scores for each hole.
September 13th - NO EVENT - Charity Outing
September 27th - Fairways and Greens
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Individual Stroke Play. This is the week following aeration of the greens so we will test our Tee to Green Skills. 1 Point=Fairway Hit, 2 Points= Green Hit in Net regulation.
October 4th - Blind Partners
Sign-Up Individually or as a group. Individual Stroke Play. After you tee off blind partners will be drawn. At the conclusion of your round your hole by hole score will be compared with your blind partners hole by hole score. 1 Best ball Gross and 1 Best ball Net will be counted for each hole.
October 11th - Closing Day - ABC
Pairings will be made by the golf shop based on A, B and C player. The format
will be scramble. FUN event to end the year!
Ladies 9-Hole Division: New For 2019!
**Open to all Infinity, Horizons and 5&7 Day Pass-Holders** Wednesday’s @ 4pm - No Weekly Fee
Informal weekly 9-Hole gatherings hosted for Lady Members and Season Pass-Holders. Sign up on a week to week basis. Our goal is to get beginner ladies and those with tight schedules to make some time each week to get together and play 9 holes at the club. As a trial basis these events will not be scored and are designed for the pure enjoyment of just being out on the golf course with friends! Dates of play will run from June 12th through August 21st each Wednesday afternoon. Don’t miss joining in the FUN with this newly formed group of lady golfers!
COMING SOON FOR 2019
All 2019 Instructional offerings inclusive of clinics for juniors and ladies will be advertised with dates and information. Check back for updates!
Check back for dates of Course
Closings as they are updated…
April 7th - 12:30 PM Shotgun (Rain Date – April 28th)
May 11th - 9:00 AM Shotgun
June 8th - 1:00 PM Shotgun
June 15th - 12:30 PM Shotgun
June 19th & 20th - 8:00 AM Tee Times – CT PGA Junior Golf Tour
July 20th - 12:00 PM Shotgun
August 12th - 7:00 AM Tee Times - SENESGA
August 17th - 12:00 PM Shotgun
August 26th - 7:00 AM Tee Times – CCGA
September 8th - 1:00 PM Shotgun
September 13th - 10:00 AM Shotgun
6th - 12:00 PM