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2020 Gobbler Amateur
November 22-25, 2020
Sewailo Golf Club
Entry Deadline:  November 13 (tournament full; waitlist available)
Tucson, Arizona

*Tournament is full; waitlist is available at the entry link
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The 2020 Gobbler Amateur will be held November 22-25 at Sewailo Golf Club in Tucson, Arizona. The Gobbler will be a Scratch Players and World Amateur Golf Rankings event. The Gobbler will be 54-holes with no cut (weather permitting). Included in the entry fee is all three rounds of the tournament as well as the practice round on Sunday, November 22. The Gobbler is an established national golf championship event per NCAA rules.

Event Criteria: A player is exempt if he meets one of the entry criteria below and submits a complete application (with payment) by November 13, 2020. This is an Open Amateur tournament and the player must have a handicap index of 3.0 or better. Any player who meets any of the standardized criteria below may enter the Gobbler Amateur.

  • Top 250 in closest ranking to the final 2019-20 Men’s Golfweek Collegiate Rankings or Golfstat Rankings (DIVISION I)
  • Top 1500 players in Scratch Players World Amateur Golf Rankings
  • Top 1000 players in World Amateur Golf Rankings
  • Top 1000 players in Golfweek Amateur Rankings
  • All 2019 or 2020 champions of major men’s state amateur and mid-amateur championships
  • All participants in the men’s 2019 or 2020 US Mid-Amateur, USGA Four-Ball, and US Amateur Championships
  • All male amateur golfers with a handicap of 3.0 or below.

Schedule of Events  ENTER HERE

  • Sunday, November 22: Practice round at Sewailo GC - call the course at 520.838.6623 by November 15 to schedule practice round. 
  • Monday, November 23: First round starts at 8 am on the No. 1 tee
  • Tuesday, November 24: Second round starts at 8 am on the No. 1 tee - same groupings at different times
  • Wednesday, November 25: Final round starts at 8 am on the No. 1 tee - re-pair to score

Practice Round: Call Sewailo Golf Club at 520-838-6623 to reserve practice round starting time
Fees are included in the entry fee.  OPEN NOW FOR RESERVATION.  Deadline is November 15 to guarantee starting time.  

Host Hotel

  • Casino Del Sol Resort and Casino
  • >  meetings and groups > group code 2970
  • Rate:  $89 on tournament dates
  • Reservation Link: Call 1-855-SOL-STAY (1-855-765-7829) to reserve your hotel accomodations
    'Gobbler Amateur 2020' Group code:  2970
    DEADLINE:  October 23

Transportation: All participants are responsible for their own transportation to/from the event. The host hotel has a free shuttle to/from Sewailo GC. Tucson International Airport is approximately 20 minutes from the course. Plan all departure flights accordingly as no changes will be made to starting times for flights.

Yardage and Green Books:  Order Putt View yardage and green books for Sewailo at the following link (be aware of delivery deadlines): Direct link to Sewailo books: Yardage and Green Books for Sewailo GC
Order all Putt View Books Here:  Putt View Direct

Carts: All participants will be provided carts and this is included in the entry fee. Carts are optional.  Caddies are allowed but will have to walk and may not ride on the back of carts. Spectator and/or single-rider carts will be available on an as-available basis and at an extra cost.  We will have double-rider carts with the possibility of single carts at an extra cost.  

Conduct and Attire: Golf spike policy of Sewailo Golf Club is in effect at the time of the championship. Proper golf attire is required. Golf shirt must have a collar and either pants or golf shorts are required. All headwear must be worn forward. Any act of unsportsmanlike conduct-including but not limited to: cursing, throwing clubs, damage to the golf course, or other are prohibited. Disqualification with no refund is possible at the sole discretion of the tournament committee.

Pace of Play: We ask that the first two players who hole out proceed immediately to the next tee and hit when ready. Walk ahead and save time when possible. In the practice round, no more than one ball should be played to the green. Play as fast as possible. If you are holding up play during the practice round, you may be asked to leave by the Sewailo and/or Gobbler Amateur staff.

Withdrawals and Refunds: All paid entries are subject to a $125 handling fee at all times and for any reason. Refunds minus $125 are available up until November 13, 2020, when there are no refunds for withdrawal or no show for any reason.

Waiting List: A waiting list has been formed as the field is full.  We will do whatever we can to fill the field up until the start of the event.  Credit cards and checks WILL NOT be charged until a player is confirmed entry off of the waiting list.

Competition Waiver:  I wish to enter the 2020 Gobbler Amateur. Please charge my credit card and process my entry fee payment of $475. The entry fee includes the four rounds of golf for the tournament, participant cart, and all practice facility usage during those days before and after the round.  I understand $125 of my entry fee is non-refundable at all times. Refunds (minus $125) will be given by proper written request to the tournament chairman by November 13, 2020. I understand my entry fee is non-refundable after November 13, 2020.  I hereby agree to waive all claims against the Saguaro Amateur, the Gobbler Amateur, the tournament staff, Sewailo GC, for personal injury or death as a result of any acts by the Saguaro Amateur or Gobbler Amateur in relation to the conduct of the tournament. By entering this Troon Saguaro Amateur Series-administered event, all participants agree that there are certain risks and accept personal and sole liability for all such risks, including, but not limited to, any health-related risks.  Participants acknowledge and accept responsibility for maintaining their own personal safety, including but not limited to, utilizing their own PPE, practicing social distancing, and sanitizing themselves if they contact people or surfaces.  All participants understand there is currently a risk of contracting COVID-19 at any Troon Saguaro Amateur Series-administered event and accept sole liability for that risk.  I certify I meet the entry criteria. 

To Enter Online: The Gobbler Amateur | Sewailo Golf Club | Tucson, Arizona | November 22-25


  1. Print out the attached paper entry form. Entries will be filled on a first-come, first-serve up until the entry deadline of Nov. 13
  2. Mail to address below or scan/email form to with complete payment (credit card or check accepted). Make checks out to ‘Saguaro Amateur’ for The Gobbler.
  3. Enter Online:  


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Entry Deadline: November 13, 2020  ENTER HERE: