1st May 2014 | Big Easy IGT Golf

IGT Race to USA 2014

RacetoUSABannerIGT Pro Tour is proud to announce the launch of IGT Race to USA 2014. The Race to USA is now bigger than planned before and IGT now has 2 (two) Race to USA planned for 2014. This will give more players a chance to qualify for this exceptional opportunity!

IGT Race to USA Order of Merit

Each one will have an order of merit. The top players who finish on the order of merit, will go to the USA for one month. The amount of players to qualify for this will be announced close to the final as the dollar/rand exchange rate will have an effect how many players we can sent.

Each race will consist of 7 events. The best 5 events will count and the final will have double points.

  • Race to USA 1 – Mid August to Mid September
  • Race to USA 2 – Early November to Early December

USA Packages

Players who wish to play all or some of the events on the schedule below, can now do so as IGT has negotiated various packages with the eGolf Professional Tour. Players who wish to go and play in the USA can contact IGT direct on 078 3300 440 for more info and costing. Please note that IGT have limited spots on the eGolf Events and it will be sold on a first come basis.

Notes;

  • Exemption into the Reno Tahoe Open (PGA TOUR event with $3 million purse) at the ArrowCreek event in Reno, Nevada July 1-5. The winner of the ArrowCreek event will receive the exemption.
  • PGA Tour: Qualify for the Wyndham Championship (PGA TOUR event). Its in Greensboro which is roughly 90 minutes by car from Charlotte. The pre-qualifier is on Aug 7th. It costs $200. If successful (top 50 advance) the Monday Qualifier is the following Monday and costs an additional $250.
  • PGA TOUR Q School: Pre qualifying runs from Aug 4-23. There are different sites, each of those weeks. Generally the top 22 out of 60 players gets thru to first stage. First stage is Sept 14- October 11th. Same as pre-qualifying in terms of who gets thru. Second stage is October 19th- 31st. Finals are Dec 11-16 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The other stages have sites all across the country.
  • PGA Q-School entry forms have not been published yet. IGT will notify players who is interested once the forms is available.

Tournaments available in USA

Date Tournament Purse Comments
Jun 11-14 Forest Oaks Classic $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
Proehlific Club – Greensboro, NC
Jun 18-21 Mimosa Hills Open $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
Mimosa Hills GCC – Morganton, NC
Jul 1-5 ArrowCreek Open $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
ArrowCreek CC – Legends – Reno, NV Winner exemption to PGA Reno Tahoe Open
Jul 9-12 The Southern Open $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
The Club at Irish Creek – Kannapolis, NC
Jul 16-18 Cabarrus Classic $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
Cabarrus CC – Concord, NC
Jul 28 – Aug 3 Reno Tahoe Open (PGA Tour) $3,000,000 PGA Tour
Montreux G&CC • Reno, NV Winner ArrowCreek plays in this event
Jul 30 – Aug 1 Spring Creek Classic $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
Spring Creek GC – Gordonsville, VA
Aug 4-23 PGA Q-School PGA Q-School
Pre qualifying
Aug 13-16 River Hills Classic $100,000 eGolf Professional Tour
River Hills CC – Lake Wylie, SC
Aug 24 – 30 eGolf Championship $225,000 eGolf Professional Tour
T.B.A.
Sep 9-12 eGolf Championship $225,000 eGolf Professional Tour
Windance CC – Gulfport, MS
Sep 14 – Oct 11 PGA Q-School PGA Q-School
First Stage
Oct 19 – 31 PGA Q-School PGA Q-School
Second Stage
Nov 16 – 22 eGolf Championship $275,000 eGolf Professional Tour
T.B.A.
Nov 30 – Dec 5 eGolf Championship $275,000 eGolf Professional Tour
T.B.A.
Dec 11 – 16 PGA Q-School PGA Q-School
Final

IGT Race to USA Schedule 2014

IGT race to USA Schedule 2014
# Date   Tournament Course
1 May 5 – 7 Race to USA 1 Irene Country Club
2 May 12 – 14 Race to USA 1 ERPM Golf Club
3 May 26 -28 Race to USA 1 Wingate Country Club
4 Jun 2 – 4 Race to USA 1 Krugersdorp Golf Club
5 Jun 16 -18 Race to USA 1 Dainfern Country Club
6 Jun 23 -25 Race to USA 1 Modderfontein Golf Club
7 Jun 30 – 2 Race to USA FINAL 1 Centurion Country Club
1 Jul 21 – 23 Race to USA 2 T.B.A.
2 Jul 28 – 30 Race to USA 2 Centurion Country Club
3 Aug 11 – 13 Race to USA 2 Irene Country Club
4 Aug 25 -27 Race to USA 2 Wingate Country Club
5 Sep 1 – 3 Race to USA 2 Modderfontein Golf Club
6 Sep 8 – 10 Race to USA 2 Silver Lakes Country Club
7 Sep 15 -17 Race to USA FINAL 2 ERPM Golf Club

 

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