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Club Overview

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

Membership Application / Renewal Form: Click here to register

2016 Club Brochure: Click here for an overview.

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.

Members’ handicaps range from near scratch to over 30 and their ages range from the 20’s to the 70’s. Some members play once a month, some play over 50 rounds per year.

Annual club dues are as follows:

Associate (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 various 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.

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 Player’s Cup.”

May 13th - The Mixer

4-man teams (assigned by the committee) and individual prizes.  Morning shotgun start with lunch after golf.

June 10th - The Memorial
Stay tuned for a new format to be announced.

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

July 29th - The President’s Cup
Individual stroke play - low gross/net.  Morning  shotgun start with lunch after golf.

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

September 29th - The Wind-Up
Flighted individual play plus the “Players Cup” low net and low gross competitions (see above).  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, 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:
Optional meetings at the Brown Deer clubhouse on the first Wednesday of each month March through October with PGA clinics, putting contests, etc.
Winter social and membership registration day
Annual awards happy hour 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/

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