The Sawgrass Classic Pro-Am

The Sawgrass Classic

Pro-Am

14th – 20th May 2018

Returning to TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, for the 15th year and once again providing competitors with the opportunity to arrive early and watch the final round of the PGA Tour’s prestigious PLAYERS Championship, before competing over the world famous course a few days later, as well as other superb courses in the local area!

The 6-night / 4-round package includes a 72-hole Pro-Am held over TPC Sawgrass Dye’s Valley Course, The Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, The King & Bear Course at World Golf Village with the final round on TPC Sawgrass PLAYERS Stadium Course.

There is also an optional Challenge Day at TPC Sawgrass PLAYERS Stadium Course.

Prices from £2,950 per amateur golfer
Professional is free with 3 amateur golfers

Itinerary

Monday 14th May
Arrival day – or optional practice round.

Tuesday 15th May
Round 1 at Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass, followed by “The Floating Green Challenge” Welcome Reception and Barbecue at The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort in the evening.

Wednesday 16th May
Round 2 at The Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club.

Thursday 17th May
Optional TPC Sawgrass PLAYERS Stadium Challenge Day (see separate box for details).

Friday 18th May
Round 3 at World Golf Village King & Bear Course.

Saturday 19th May
Round 4 at The PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass, followed by the Prizegiving Dinner held at The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort in the evening.

Sunday 20th May
Departure day.

Prices

★★★★★ The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort

Two-Bedroom Villa Suite:

Amateur Golfer: £2,950

     Extra nights: £110

Deluxe Hotel Guestroom:

Amateur Golfer: £3,200

Non-Golfer: £1,200

      Single room supplement: £120

      Extra nights: £140

Prices shown are based on four sharing a Villa Suite or two sharing a Deluxe Hotel Guestroom, excluding flights. Single room supplement is shown per person per night. Extra night price is shown per person per night based on four sharing a minivan.

Professionals: The Pro-Am Package is free for professionals accompanied by a complete team. Please click here for further information for professionals.

Extend your stay to watch The PLAYERS Championship

Saturday 12th – Monday 14th May 2018

Extended Stay option includes:

  • Saturday night in either Orlando, St Augustine or Jacksonville
  • Admission to The PLAYERS Championship on Sunday
  • Sunday night at The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort
  • Golf on Monday at World Golf Village Slammer & Squire Course

2-night extended stay package from £450 per amateur

Professional is free with 3 amateurs

The Golf Courses

The PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass is well-known for featuring three of the most exciting finishing holes in golf, but in reality the course features 18 demanding and memorable holes! The host course of The PLAYERS Championship also offers great practice facilities and a magnificent Clubhouse.

Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass has always proved a popular course on The Pro-Am Tour, challenging yet enjoyable, and always beautifully presented. Dye’s Valley Course has formerly hosted The Senior Players Championship and the Web.com Tour Championship.

The Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club was originally built in 1928, and has hosted U.S. Open qualifying rounds five times. The course offers a beautiful and enjoyable challenge to all levels of golfer, and was selected as the venue for the 1939 Ryder Cup Matches.

The King & Bear at World Golf Village designed by Arnold Palmer & Jack Nicklaus, is always presented in great condition and has proved very popular with players on The Pro-Am Tour. The course is located close to the World Golf Hall of Fame.

TPC Sawgrass Forecaddie Program A forecaddie is included with each group at both The PLAYERS Stadium Course and Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass. The forecaddie fee is included in the package but a gratuity of $25 per player is recommended (payable locally). Please note: The PLAYERS Stadium Course is “cart path only”. Walking caddies are also available at a supplement.

Challenge Day at TPC Sawgrass PLAYERS Stadium Course

Professionals, playing from the back TPC tees, will be challenged to break 80 on this very tough test of golf. Success will be rewarded with bonus prize money.

Meanwhile, amateurs can enjoy this magnificent course from more forgiving tees, playing individual stableford.

Challenge Day Entry:
Amateurs: £320   Professional: £150

The Hotels

★★★★★ The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort

The five-star Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort provides comfortable guest accommodation and superb facilities. The Resort offers guests two swimming pools, a fitness room and a world-class Spa, and a choice of dining options and bars, plus access to the superb Cabana Beach Club with its oceanfront pool and dining facilities.

The comfortable Deluxe Hotel Guestrooms are located in the main hotel building, while the Two Bedroom Villa Suites are located across the lagoon from the main pool. These spacious units provide a lounge and kitchenette, along with two en-suite bathrooms. Villa Guestrooms and One-Bedroom Villa Suites are also available.

What’s Included?

Six nights at selected hotel based on two sharing, room only.

Four rounds of golf:
72-hole Pro-Am held over TPC Sawgrass Dye’s Valley Course, The Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, The King & Bear Course at World Golf Village and The PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.

All Inclusive car rental, based on a team of four sharing a minivan.

Floating Green Challenge Welcome Reception and BBQ.

Prizegiving Drinks Reception and Dinner.

Welcome Gift.

Shared golf cart & Range balls prior to play at each venue.

The package does not include flights, however we would be pleased to quote competitive air fares or you may arrange your own flights if you prefer.

Ponte Vedra Beach, Northern Florida

TPC Sawgrass is located in Ponte Vedra Beach, in northern Florida, 40 minutes south of Jacksonville and 2½ hours north of Orlando. Daily high temperatures in mid-May average around 28°c (82°f).

Getting to Sawgrass

Sawgrass Golf Resort is located 40 minutes south of Jacksonville Airport, and approximately 2½ hours north of Orlando Airport.

Recommended Routes from the UK:
British Airways: Gatwick to Orlando – regional add-ons are also  available
Virgin Atlantic: Gatwick, Glasgow or Manchester to Orlando
Delta Air Lines: Gatwick, Heathrow or Manchester to Jacksonville, via Atlanta.

We are pleased to offer competitive airfares with all major carriers in all classes of travel, or you may book your own flights if you prefer. Please contact us for current fares.

How to Book

A deposit of £500 per amateur and non-golfer is required to confirm the booking. The balance is due 10 weeks prior to departure.

Booking Form (PDF)

PEACE OF MIND

Flight-inclusive holidays booked with The American Golf Holiday Pro-Am Tour are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. 

Payments for packages excluding flights are fully insured as The American Golf Holiday Pro-Am Tour is a member of The Travel Vault.

All packages offered subject to availability and Booking Conditions