In what seems to be knock-off of the NFL’s Pass, Punt & Kick program, the USGA/PGA is launching Drive Chip & Putt.
Here are the quick facts:
- Open to boys and girls from age 7 to 15
- Entry in the competition is free
- Bethpage State Park and Eisenhower Park will host local qualifiers
- National finals will be held at Augusta National during the 2014 Masters
- Deadline to register online for the is Tuesday, April 30, 2013
- Registration can be found here
- Complete rules and eligibility are found here
- Sponsoring organizations are: USGA, PGA and The Masters
“It is our collective hope and belief that this quest to make it to Augusta National will become the dream of kids all over the country and their participation will inspire others to make the effort, and by doing so, to discover this wonderful, wonderful game,” said Payne, who was joined by USGA president Glen Nager and PGA of America president Ted Bishop.
Good luck to you everyone driving, chipping and putting.