Golf activities at the Stuttgart course in Kornwestheim

The Stuttgart Golf Course is the only golf course in Germany to be designated as a certified Audubon cooperative
sanctuary. — Photo by Chris Konik.

There’s still plenty of events remaining at the garrison’s golf course in Kornwestheim through the rest of summer and into fall. Signup today for the below classes and events to secure a spot. Minimum attendance is required to hold a class.

Youth Sports Junior Golf Clinic, Aug. 7 – 9

Entry fee is $70 and includes instructions, clubs, balls, snacks and lunch with an on-course session on the last date of each session.  The class is instructed by a PGA Professional, open to ages 7-15, and runs from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Contact Child & Youth Sports for registration details at 07031-152616.

Night Glow-Ball Tournament Aug. 10

Start time is 8:30 p.m. Entry fee is $30 for members and $45 for U.S. DOD ID cardholders, entry includes two glow balls, a glow accessory, green fees and prizes. At least 30 players must be signed up to hold the event. Must be at least 15 years of age to play.

Stuttgart Golf Course 2018 Club Championship Aug. 17 – 19

This championship will be played over 36 holes of stroke play, 18 holes each day, Saturday and Sunday.  Only USAG Stuttgart personnel can play for the championship trophy. Friday is a free practice round. Flights will be determined by the number of entries. Established handicap is required to play outside of the Championship and Callaway Flights. Entry fee is $55 for members, $85 for U.S. DOD ID cardholders and $70 for reciprocal annual members. Entry includes green fees, one breakfast, two lunches, range balls and golf cart on the weekend, plus contests, and prizes.  The winner of the Club Championship will be the low 36-hole gross score playing from the white tees in the Championship Flight.  All other contestants will play from the yellow tees for net prizes only. Must be 15 years of age or older to play.

Junior Golf Camp, Sept. 1

Ages 7-15 can learn the basic fundamentals of the golf swing and short game from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Cost: $25 per child, includes instruction, balls, clubs, and a small lunch.

 

The Stuttgart Golf Course is the only golf course in Germany to be designated as a certified Audubon cooperative sanctuary. Photo by Chris Konik.

EUCOM vs AFRICOM Challenge Cup Sep. 8

Start time is 8 a.m. This competition puts two major commands against each other in a unique 18-hole format. Entry fee is $35 for members and $50 for U.S. DOD ID cardholders. Entry includes green fees, golf cart, lunch and prizes. The first six holes will be a two-person scramble, the second six holes will be a two-person alternate shot format, and the third six holes will be a 2-person, one best ball. Each segment will be handicapped. Top scores for each segment win prizes.  The top half command-team scores of each of the three segments will be totaled to determine the winning command. Each command must have an equal number of two-person teams competing.

Fall Monster Day Scramble Oct. 13 

Start time is 9 a.m. This tournament is an 18-hole four-person team scramble (best-ball), using the USGA handicap system to even the playing field. Play format features using the toughest pin positions (not always “legal”!) and tee placements to be found on the golf course. Handicap is preferred but not mandatory. Entry is $35 for members; $50 for US ID cardholders; $25 for 10-play cardholders. Entry includes green fees, golf cart, range balls, lunch and prizes. Must be at least 12 years of age to compete.

The Stuttgart Golf Course, located at 975 Aldinger Strasse, Kornwestheim opened in 1956 and has been used by the Stuttgart military community ever since. The course is open to U.S. military community members as well as Local National and non-ID cardholder customers.

Information on events and activities for U.S. DOD ID cardholders can be found on the USAG Stuttgart mobile app (available in the iTunes or Google Play store) under Things to Do, or visit the Stuttgart Family & MWR website, or call the Golf Course at 07141-879-151 for details and member pricing.