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Whistling Straits

Pro Am

Whistling Straits Pro Am
Golf Pin IconAugust 8 – August 13
216 Players
54 Teams
  • 5 nights luxury accommodation at The American Club Resort or the Carriage House
  • 4 rounds of golf (Wednesday- Saturday) on Straits, Irish & Blackwolf Run (River)
  • First 3 rounds will be played at Straits, Irish & Blackwolf Run (River)
  • Final round will be played at either: Straits, Irish or Blackwolf Run (River) courses
  • Breakfast daily: Wednesday-Sunday
  • Welcome Reception (Tuesday Night)
  • Awards Banquet and Dinner (Saturday Night)
  • Plus other hospitality events, including food & beverages
  • There is a professional purse. Top six (6) overall teams and Top six (6) Professionals will win
Whistling Straits hole by the lake

As the Ryder Cup Host Site (2021), The Straits at Whistling Straits was ranked #3 in Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses (2021). Additionally, Blackwolf Run (River) was ranked #16 and  Irish at Whistling Straits was ranked #47.

Player packages start at $8,590++ and the PGA Professional’s fee is complimentary*.

To secure your team’s spot at the Whistling Straits Pro Am, a $3,000 deposit is required. At time of sign-up one (1) person will fill out the form & pay for the deposit. The $3,000 deposit is suggested to be split amongst the 3 Amateurs (but collection of amounts are the responsibility of the person who originally signed up).

After your team is secured, the individual who filled out the deposit form will be sent an automatic email. It is the responsibility of this individual to forward the email to each team member. All 4 individuals (1 Professional + 3 Amateurs) will need to fill out this form to properly reserve the team. This form will allow each individual to inform + pay for their chosen accommodations. NOTE: The following prices are INCLUSIVE of the $3,000k deposit ($1,000 per amateur) that was paid at time of team securance. Meaning, the prices shown below include a $1,000 decrease, of which you will pay online.

*The PGA Professional’s fee will be complimentary under the following circumstances:

  • They provide a completed team of three (3) amateurs
  • Share a room with one (1) of the listed amateurs

If the Professional chooses to have their own room accommodations and/or bring a guest, there will be a fee associated with those options.


Prices shown are per person.

The American Club – Double $8,590++
The American Club – Single Upgrade $10,090++
  • Add a Non-Playing Guest
The Carriage House – Double $9,130++
*Golf Professional sharing a room with one (1) Amateur: No Cost
The American Club – Single Upgrade $1,750++
  • Add a Non-Playing Guest

*Disclaimer: a golf professional must provide a complete team of 3 amateurs to receive complimentary entry fee when sharing a room*


Register Here

Are you a solo amateur looking to join a team for this event? Please fill out this interest form and we will alert you if a ‘match’ is made.


  • Four person teams. Three amateurs and one PGA professional per team. 2023 field limited to 54 teams
  • Four (4) rounds of tournament golf Wednesday through Saturday 
  • Each Team will play one (1) round each on Straits Course, Irish Course & Blackwolf Run (River) Course
  • There will be a cut after the 3rd round Friday evening. Teams making the cut will play the 4th round of the tournament Saturday on the Straits Course
  • Teams missing the cut play a one round, course specific Consolation Tournament, Saturday at either Irish or Blackwolf Run (River)
  • There is a professional purse

1 Best Ball (Gross) added to 1 Best Ball (Net) each hole.

You must use (2) Two separate balls for the low gross and low net scores.

Amateurs will receive 80% of their course handicaps with a maximum of 18 allowed for men and 24 for ladies. We will be using each amateur’s July 9, 2023 index. 

We will be using each amateur’s most current index prior to the event start.


Broken by the lowest score on the back nine on the final day. If still tied, last 6 holes, then last 3 holes, then 18th hole backwards until a tie is broken.


Top six (6) overall teams and Top six (6) Professionals will win

Tournament awards presented at Saturday Night’s Awards Banquet.


On-Course: There will be optional daily hole-in-one competitions available

Team Buy-in: Each team will have the option to buy-in on the daily skins game & day money. Winners paid daily.

  • $800 per team ($200 per player) 
    • Daily Net Skins
    • Daily Gross Skins
    • Low Daily Team Score (Top 6 paid)


Our Pro Am policy for all players is designed for maximum enjoyment and equality in competition.

Troon Events Pro-Am Senior play policy is 55 years & older. (Amateurs & Professionals). Date of birth is to-the-day of tournament start.


Straits Course

  • Male Professionals: 7,142 yards – Blue Tees
  • Male Amateurs & Senior Professionals: 6,663 yards – Green Tees
  • Male Senior Amateurs: 6,360 yards – White Tees
  • Lady Professionals: 5,922 yards – White/Red Tees
  • Lady Amateurs: 5,564 yards – Red Tees

Irish Course

  • Male Professionals: 7,027 yards – Black/Blue Tees
  • Male Amateurs & Senior Professionals: 6,750 yards – Blue Tees
  • Male Senior Amateurs: 6,366 yards – Green Tees
  • Lady Professionals: 5,613 yards – White/Red Tees
  • Lady Amateurs: 5,109 yards – Red Tees

Blackwolf Run (River) Course

  • Male Professionals: 6,865 yards – Blue Tees
  • Male Amateurs & Senior Professionals: 6,507 yards – Green Tees
  • Male Senior Amateurs: 6,110 yards – White Tees
  • Lady Professionals: 5,602 yards – White/Red Tees
  • Lady Amateurs: 5,115 yards – Red Tees

*Tees and yardages are subject to change prior to the start of the event

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