2017 MFG Meeting - Golf Outing

 DATE & TIME

Friday, March 24
12:00 p.m. start time

THE COURSE
Omni Amelia Island Plantation
Ocean Links
Par 700 - 5,584 yards (Blue Tees)
Slope-rating: 66.4/119

COST
$195 per person - Includes:

  • 18-hole greens fees
  • Box lunch and beverages
  • Practice Facility & Range use
  • Cart fee

Course Description

Winding along a coastal Atlantic dune ridge, the Ocean Links course provide golfers with five oceanfront golf holes. The fairways and greens are parallel to the beach of Amelia Island and meander through a unique coastal maritime hammock. Its close proximity to the ocean and the ever-changing sea breeze provide the golfer with exhilarating views and intriguing play.


Sponsorship

Use the MFG Golf Outing to promote your brand! Host a contest, serve drinks or cigars at a tee box or bring in a celebrity to sign autographs and pose for photos. You stand still and 144 of the brightest names in manufacturing come to you! Take home a company-branded pin flag to remember the day.

Contact Bill Herman to create your custom golf sponsorship now at 703-827-5282 or bherman@amtonline.org. For a list of opportunities from the sponsorship menu, click here.


Club Rental Information

Resort offers men’s and ladies’ right and left-handed clubs for rental. Resort does not offer golf shoes rentals, but shoes, gloves, and balls may be purchased from the golf pro shop. Taylor Made steel-shafted irons and woods are available for rent for $55.00 per 18 holes (Includes a sleeve of golf balls).

Charges for rental clubs ordered in advance of the outing can be put to your hotel guest room. Clubs ordered onsite must be paid at the pro shop prior to the outing.


Dress Code‚Äč

At all times proper golf attire is required on the courses, driving range and practice range.

  • Acceptable attire: Collared shirts for men. Shirts with a finished collar for women. Long pants or walking shorts, which must be 17” from top of waist to bottom of hem (Bermuda length).
  • Unacceptable attire: T-shirts, tank tops, mesh shirts, halter tops, blue jeans, athletic shorts, cut-offs, bathing suits, gym shorts, short-shorts and tennis attire.
  • Omni Hotel & Resorts Amelia Island Plantation is a spikeless facility. The use of alternative spikes is required.

Rules

Note: "Par is Your Friend" ... in an effort to speed up play, we strongly advise each group to record nothing higher than Par. Once Par is reached, pickup your ball and move on.

Golf Outing Format

  • The format for the 2017 MFG Meeting golf outing event is Scramble.
  • Each player will hit a tee shot with the best drive being selected.
  • All players should then play from that point.
  • Simply repeat this process until the ball is holed.
  • Therefore, there should be 1 score per team per hole.
  • One scorecard in your group will be highlighted as your “Official Scorecard.” At the completion of your round, please turn your scorecard in to the professional staff located in the cart staging area.

Contest Holes

Each player will receive a sleeve of premium golf balls, graciously provided by

On-course refreshments from the carts generously hosted by

Team Prizes:
First place team:              $100 gift card per player
2nd place team:                 $75 gift card per player
3rd place team:                 $50 gift card per player

Contest Holes:
#6:   Longest Putt – winner receives $50 gift card
#8:   Closest to the Pin – hosted and prizes by GIE Media
#9:   Longest Drive – winner receives $50 gift card
#15: Longest Putt – hosted by SME. Winner receives $50 gift card
#17: Longest Drive – winner receives $50 gift card
#18: Beat the Economist – hosted and prizes by Gardner/MMS

NOTE: Additional contests for specific holes will be announced in the coming weeks.

Golf Sponsors:

For questions related to the golf outing, please contact Bill Herman at AMT at 703-827-5282 or bherman@amtonline.org