2018 Sign Up


Leatherstocking Golf Course, Cooperstown, New York
Wednesday, September 5th thru Friday, September 7th, 2018


$550.00 Professional
$400.00 Amateur


Entries are open to professional golfers and amateur golfers with a current USGA Handicap Index not exceeding 4.6 at the time of entry and who have reached their 50th birthday by Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Applicants are required to list their age and date of birth. Applicant may not have competed in more than eight (8) Champions Tour events or PGA Tour events in the previous 12 months of Championship dates. Field limited to 135 players.

Schedule Championship

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 – First round, 18-holes
Thursday, September 6, 2018 – Second round, 18 holes
Friday, September 7, 2018 – Third round, 18 holes

Lowest scorer for 54 holes will be the Champion*. In the event of a tie for the Championship a Sudden Death Playoff, beginning on hole #18 then proceeding to holes #6 and #17, will be used to determine the champion. Order will be repeated until a Champion is decided.

Notice of Withdrawal

If an applicant requests to withdraw from the Championship fourteen (14) days or greater prior to the first scheduled round of competition, a 10% administrative fee will be charged and the remaining balance of the entry fee will be refunded.

Practice Privileges

Privileges of Leatherstocking Golf Course are extended to applicants from August 29, 2018 through September 5, 2018. A limited number of times are available. Please call in advance.


Please print the registration form and remit with payment to:

The Otesaga Hotel Senior Open
PO Box 311, Cooperstown, NY 13326
Attn: Mrs. Georgia Whitney

 Entry fee includes

Wednesday Evening Cocktail Reception

Thursday Evening Cocktail Reception and Steak Roast

Golf Carts for Days of Competition

Contestants and their Spouse/Guest Invited