On Wednesday, the United States Golf Association announced that the 129and US Amateur will be played at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio from August 13-19, 2029.
Inverness has already hosted nine USGA championships, including the 1973 US Amateur won by Craig Stadler. The club has also hosted four US Opens in 1920, 1931, 1957 and 1979. A second stroke play course for Am will be named at a later date.
“The growth of the American amateur over the past 100 years has been phenomenal, and earlier this year we saw near-record entries for the championship,” said John Bodenhamer, senior general manager of USGA Championships. . “Part of that growth is a commitment from the USGA to bring the championship to the best courses in the country, and Inverness is certainly part of that group. We look forward to continuing our partnership with them with another American amateur.
Most recently, Inverness hosted the 2021 Solheim Cup, where the European team beat the United States, 15-13.
Future sites for the American amateur
- 2022: Ridgewood Country Club, Paramus, New Jersey
- 2023: Cherry Hills Country Club, Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
- 2024: Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minnesota
- 2025: The Olympic Club, San Francisco
- 2026: Merion Golf Club, Ardmore, Pennsylvania
- 2027: Oak Hill Country Club, Pittsford, New York
- 2028: to be determined
- 2029: Inverness Club, Toledo, Ohio
- 2030: to be determined
- 2031: The Specialty Course, Ooltewah, Tennessee
The US Amateur is one of the three original USGA championships.