About Us

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Formed in 1934, the Brown Deer Men’s Golf Club is comprised of over 200 amateurs who enjoy playing competitive golf and the camaraderie of membership. The club holds several handicapped, scratch, stroke play, match play, individual and team competitions for its members each year at Brown Deer Park Golf Course and other Milwaukee area courses. USGA and local rules are followed.

Annual club dues are as follows:

  • Associate Membership (age 25 or less as of Jan. 1): $55
  • Men 26+: $105
  • Men 65+ after 5 years as member: $70

Costs for each event vary based on location and other factors (time of year, food & drinks included, prizes, event format, etc.).

Club dues includes a USGA handicap, Wisconsin State Golf Association membership and Milwaukee County Public Links Association membership.

If you are interested in playing competitive golf on weekends with avid golfers of all age and skill levels on Milwaukee's premiere public golf course, the Brown Deer Men's Golf Club is for you.  We are welcoming returning and new members.  Click here to register

Our events - play as many as you can:

The “Majors”:

All Season  - The Brown Deer Player’s Cup
Earn points throughout the year for participation and performance.  The top 32 members play off at the end of the year during the “Wind-Up” for the low gross and low net players of the year.

May 13th - The Mixer

1-2-3 game with 4-man teams (assigned by the committee).  Morning shotgun start with lunch and Club meeting after golf.

June 10th - The Memorial
2-man blind partner stableford (total team score, low gross and low net) with pairings by flights (+ mixed groups upon request).

July 8th - The Jeff & Jeff
2-man teams earn points (modified Stableford, net) relative to a “quota” for their handicaps.

July 29th - The President’s Cup
Individual stroke play (low gross and low net) with pairings by flights (+ mixed groups upon request).  Morning shotgun start with lunch and Club meeting after golf.

August 12th & 13th - Bill Eckhardt 2-Man Best Ball
2-day, 2-man best ball, 90% of handicap.

September 17th - The Wind-Up
Individual stroke play (low gross and low net) with pairings by flights
(+ mixed groups upon request).  Also, the “Players Cup” low net and low gross competitions for the top 32 members on the point list.  Morning shotgun start.

Other Events:

Match play tournaments:
“Club Championship”: 36-man bracket, scratch
“Cup Matches”: 8 to 16-man brackets, flighted, net
“2-Man Match Medal Tournament”: 64-team bracket, handicapped, net team score hole-by-hole

Group play on Saturday mornings:
“Spring Tour”:  Late March through late April at other area courses
“Summer Tour”:  During the summer on select weekends at Brown Deer
“Fall Tour”:  During October at other area courses

Inter-club matches (~ monthly):
“First Team”:  Clubs in the  County field teams and compete for a season-long point title; scratch match play (primarily for single digit handicaps)
“Second Team”: Similar to “First Team”, but for all golfers and handicapped

Other:
Social Nights with brief meetings, PGA clinics, putting contests, team scrambles, 2-man bestball events, etc.
Annual Winter Social and meeting
Annual awards happy hour, meeting and dinner in October

Milwaukee County Public Links: www.mcplawi.com/p/events.html
WI Public Links: www.wiscpublinks.com/
WI State Golf Association: http://wsga.org/