Qualifying schedule for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt announced

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AUGUSTA, GA – APRIL 01: Tip Price, participant in the boys 10-11, shakes hands with Sergio Garcia during the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National Golf Club on April 1, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America have announced the qualifying schedule for the 2019-2020 Drive, Chip and Putt season.

Qualifying will begin in May at 313 sites across the country, including Saturday, May 18 at Par Tee Golf Center in West Columbia, South Carolina and Thursday, June 20 at Champions Retreat in Evans.

Online registration for interested participants will open March 5, 2019, on drivechipandputt.com.

The full qualifying schedule is available HERE.

The breakdown and schedule for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt qualifying is as follows:

  • Local (May/June/July/August): 313 host sites throughout all 50 states 3 juniors advance in each age/gender category from every venue
  • Subregional (July/August): 61 host sites throughout more than 30 states 2 juniors advance in each age/gender category from every venue
  • Regional (September): 10 host sites in 10 regions 1 junior advances in each age/gender category from every venue
  • National Finals (April 5, 2020): 80 total participants at Augusta National Golf Club

Drive, Chip and Putt is a free youth golf development initiative that is aiming to help younger generations begin their lifelong connection with golf, by providing a fun, interactive platform for participants of all skill levels. Open to boys and girls ages 7-15, local qualifying will take place throughout all 50 states during the months of May, June, July and August.

Top performers at the local level will advance through subregional and regional qualifiers at some of the country’s best championship venues in July/August and September, respectively. The top 80 performers – 40 boys and 40 girls – will earn an invitation to the National Finals at Augusta National on Sunday, April 5, the eve of the 2020 Masters. 

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