Bandon Dunes to Host 13 USGA Amateur Championships
By Brian Weis
The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced that Bandon Dunes will host 13 USGA amateur championships over the next 23 years. As part of the agreement, Bandon Dunes will host the U.S. Women's Amateur and U.S. Amateur in 2032 and 2041, marking the first time those two original USGA championships will be contested at the same site in the same calendar year. The agreement also includes the 2029 Walker Cup Match and the 2038 Curtis Cup Match.
Future USGA Championships at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort:
* 2022 U.S. Junior Amateur
* 2025 U.S. Women's Amateur
* 2029 Walker Cup Match
* 2032 U.S. Amateur and U.S. Women's Amateur
* 2035 U.S. Girls' Junior
* 2037 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball and U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball
* 2038 Curtis Cup Match
* 2041 U.S. Amateur and U.S. Women's Amateur
* 2045 U.S. Junior Amateur and U.S. Girls' Junior
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About: Brian Weis
Brian Weis is the Publisher of GolfTrips.com, a network of golf travel and directory sites including GolfWisconsin.com, GolfMichigan.com, ArizonaGolfer.com, GolfAlabama.com, etc. Professionally, Brian is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA), International Network of Golf (ING), Golf Travel Writers of America (GTWA), International Golf Travel Writers Association (IGTWA) and The Society of Hickory Golfers (SoHG). In 2016, Brian won The Shaheen Cup, an award given to a golf travel writer by his peers.
All of his life, Brian has been around the game of golf. As a youngster, Brian competed at all levels in junior and high school golf. Brian had a zero chance for a college golf scholarship, so he worked on the grounds crew at West Bend Country Club to pay for his University of Wisconsin education. In his adult years, his passion for the game collided with his entrepreneurial spirit and in 2004 launched GolfWisconsin.com. In 2007, the idea for a network of local golf directory sites formed and GolfTrips.com was born. Today, the network consists of a site in all 50 states supported by national sites like GolfTrips.com, GolfGuide.com and GolfPackages.com. It is an understatement to say, Brian is passionate about promoting golf and golf travel on a local, regional, national and international level.
On the golf course, Brian is known as a fierce weekend warrior that fluctuates between a 5-9 handicap. With a soft fade, known as "The Weis Slice", and booming 300+ drives, he can blast it out of bounds with the best of them.
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