• Long Beach Golf Festival 2018

    Long Beach Golf Festival 2018

    It’s that time again….. Nearing its 30th year, the Long Beach Golf Festival – created in 1989 with the goal of providing a quality championship golfing experience for every segment of the golfing population – begins in earnest in May with the playing of the popular Men’s Senior Championship. Quality championship experiences Read More
  • 2018 Long Beach Golf Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

    2018 Long Beach Golf Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

    The Long Beach Golf Hall of Fame, created in 1996 to recognize those individuals who “left their mark on Golf in Long Beach”, will be welcoming two new members in 2018, according to Superintendent of Golf Operations Bob Livingstone. The 2018 inductees are Patrick Cantlay and Philip Barlow.   Patrick Read More
  • 2017 Capital Project Recap

    2017 Capital Project Recap

    Full Gallery BelowTen percent of every green fee on each of the City of Long Beach golf courses goes into a Capital Improvement Project (CIP) Fund to allow continual reinvestment into our municipal golf courses, which are a true asset of the City. In 2017, just a little under $1,100,000 Read More
  • Parks Recreation and Marine Golf Advisory Committee

    Parks Recreation and Marine Golf Advisory Committee

    In May of 2012, the Long Beach City Council approved the formation of a Golf Advisory Committee that reports to the Director of the City’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine in order to afford public input and comment on the City’s Golf Operation and act as a sounding board Read More
  • 2017 Long Beach Golf Festival Recap

    2017 Long Beach Golf Festival Recap

    The 2017 Long Beach Golf Festival came to a successful conclusion on Sunday, July 30, when Bryan Martin of Thousand Oaks (who has teed it up in many past LBGF events including not just the Open but Men’s City and Match Play) cruised to a 5-shot victory with a total Read More
  • Footgolf Comes to Little Rec

    Footgolf Comes to Little Rec

    At a celebratory “Kickoff Ceremony” on Saturday, March 12, the City of Long Beach began a 6-month trial of FootGolf at Recreation South GC, commonly referred to as “Little Rec”. Combining golf and soccer, FootGolf players kick a #5 soccer ball from a tee box into a 2 ½ foot Read More
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2011 Golf Festival Recap

LBGF_1_lrgThe 2011 Long Beach Golf Festival concluded on July 31st , when long time professional Eric Meichtry birdied the final two holes at El Dorado Park GC to move out of a logjam of professionals to claim the 2011 Long Beach Open and the $29,000 first place prize.

Meichtry finished 18 shots under par for three rounds at El Dorado and one round at Sklyinks.

The low Amateur in this year’s Long Beach Open, was incoming Long Beach State freshman Xander Schaufelle, the reigning California CIF Champion, who finished in the top 10 in the professional field at 13 under par, and will receive an exemption for next year’s Long Beach Open tournament.

Well over 1,000 participants played approximately 3,000 rounds of golf in this year’s Golf Festival, which “provides quality, competitive playing opportunities to all segments of the golfing population”.

The Long Beach Open and American Golf Foundation also continue to make donations to local charities including this year’s recipients, the Assistance League of Long Beach, the Long Beach State Golf Teams, and Partners of Parks, the main non-profit entity that supports the City of Long Beach parks system.

For more information on the Golf Festival, and complete results of all of the Festival tournaments, visit their website at www.lbgolffestival.com .

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