Date: August 30, 2021 — August 31, 2021

Course: Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham, WA


Championship Details

Entry Fee: $195

Entry Includes: One hosted practice round, two rounds of competition, tee gifts, range balls, lunch following second round play, crystal awards for top finishers and a merchandise payout.

Entry Deadline: August 16, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers who: (1) will have reached their twenty-fifth birthday by August 30, 2021, (2) have an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index issued by a WA Golf member club not exceeding 9.9, and (3) are members in good standing of a WA Golf member club.

Age: Players must have reached their twenty-fifth birthday by August 30, 2021.

Field Limit: Field will be limited to the first 120 qualified players. Entries will be accepted according to the time of receipt of entry and entry fee in addition to exempt players.

Schedule: 36-hole stroke play (gross only). In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff.

Practice Round: All players will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship.

Caddies: A player may provide his own caddie. Host club caddies will not be available.

Carts: Players and caddies may ride in a golf cart. Cart fees are $35 per cart/day. Fees will be collected during registration. Carts will be limited to one player per cart due to COVID-19.

Exempt Players: All past Washington Men’s Mid-Amateur Champions in addition to the following players: Luke Bakke, Bjorn Bjork, Tom Brandes, Ryan Earl, Sean Fallows, Keynan Fanslow, Erik Hanson, Reid Hatley, Carl Jonson, Ryan Kelly, John McDonald, Matt Rawitzer, Andrew Von Lossow.


WA Golf Performance Points: Awarded to Champion (75), Runner-up (50), Top-5 (25), Top-10 (15), and Top-15 (5) finishers


Exemptions: Champion earns an exemption into the following events:

  • Lifetime exemption into the Washington Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship
  • 2022 Washington Champion of Champions
  • 2022 Pacific Northwest Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship

Lodging: WA Golf has negotiated the following discounted hotel rates for players and guests:

Springhill Suites by Marriott
4040 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA 98226
(360) 714-9600 – Group Block: “Washington Golf”
$99.00 + tax | Single King
$99.00 + tax | Double Queen
Reservation Cut Off Date: July 30, 2021


Additionally, WA Golf members can enjoy large discounts off hotels, as well as preferred rates for other travel opportunities and entertainment venues by using WA Golf Rewards! You will be prompted to login or create an account using your GHIN #. Once logged in you will be able to search hotels at a large discount.



Past Champions

Year Location Champion
2020 McCormick Woods Golf Club Bjorn Bjorke
2019 Mill Creek Country Club Erik Hanson
2018 Suncadia Resort - Rope Rider Reid Hatley
2017 Wine Valley Golf Club Michael Ciez
2016 Gamble Sands Reid Hatley
2015 Fairwood Golf & Country Club Tom Brandes
2014 Oakbrook Golf Club Tom Hale
2013 Suncadia Resort - Rope Rider Bjorn Bjorke
2012 Moses Lake Golf Club Tom Brandes
2011 Loomis Trail Golf Club Stephen Lee
2010 Wine Valley Golf Club Mike Haack