Due to Covid-19, our 2020 trip has been postponed.
N.E.A.T. - Florida Championship - December 4 - 9, 2019
Entry fee $476 (includes 4 tournament rounds with cart & large prize fund)
Wednesday, Dec. 4 Optional Practice Round at Royal St. Cloud Golf Links
12:00 Tee Times - green fee approx. $40 incl. motor cart
Thursday, Dec. 5 Optional Practice Round @ Shingle Creek GC - mini N.E.A.T. tournament - tee times starting at 9:00 AM - green fee $75 incl. motor cart. & Complimentary replay
Friday, Dec. 6 - Round 1 @ Southern Dunes Golf & CC - 8:30 SG
Southern Dunes is consistently ranked among the nation's best. Since 1993, this award-winning facility has captured the hearts of golfers throughout the world. Designed by Steve Smyers, Southern Dunes is a distinctive course that features a dramatic hillside layout, rolling terrain, steep elevation changes and large, fast, undulating greens -- presenting golfers with a challenge unique to Florida golf. The design encourages golfers to use their imagination as the use of the slopes and contours can help maneuver the ball around the massive, high-lipped bunkers. This spectacular design and the newly renovated Dwarf Greens is further enhanced by the high grasses and ornamentals that form the borders for holes that tumble with the terrain. **4 1/2 Stars Best Places to Play - Golf Digest **Rolex World's Top 100 Courses
Saturday, Dec. 7 - Round 2 @ Shingle Creek GC - 8:30 SG - Complimentary replay
Designed by the renowned Arnold Palmer Design Company, the Palmer legacy is found in a handcrafted course with design features reminiscent of the finest classics in the world. Strategy and variety are front and center with some of the course’s features to harken back to the golden age of golf course design. Elevated greens and strategically placed bunkers are surrounded by enchanting flora and wildlife. Green complexes with fairway-cut surrounds or runoff areas give golfers of all levels more forgiveness and entertaining strategic options. Explore the championship course that challenges your entire game, yet rewards the diligent player.
Saturday Evening - Group Dinner
Sunday, Dec. 8 - Round 3 @ Harmony Golf Preserve - 8:30 SG - Complimentary replay
Harmony Golf Preserve is unique. Besides being Florida golf's only Johnny Miller signature course, it's designated as a "preserve" and is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, incorporating existing wetlands and wildlife. Renovations completed in 2016 include new greens, refurbished bunkers and elimination of some of the sand traps. The result? A 4 1/2-star rating from Golf Digest as one of the best places to play in Florida
NFL Week 14 - Pats vs. Chiefs - 4:25 start
Monday, Dec. 9 - Final Round @ Hawk's Landing GC - 8:30 SG - Complimentary Replay
Hawk's Landing Golf Club is 18 holes of championship golf at it's finest. Winding aesthetically around three sides of the Marriott World Center, the golf course offers an exciting 18-hole layout and a scenic blend of native Florida wildlife and tropical vegetation. Following the redesign by Robert Cupp Jr. of the original Joe Lee layout, Hawk's Landing provides challenges for all golfers and superb playing conditions. Following a multi year rejuvenation, the course features large brand new Diamond Zoysia greens that are as good as it gets for smooth putting surfaces.
Awards presentation following conclusion of play.