Annual Optimist Club Junior Classic

The First Tee of Hammond Optimist Club Classic will be held Sunday, July 29th (Rain Day August 5th) at the Lost Marsh Golf Course in Hammond, Indiana.

This event is free. It is first-come first-serve. ALL PLAYERS must register by 5pm Saturday, July 21st.  ($10 IF YOU REGISTER AFTER JULY 21st) You can register by filling out the form included the information requested below.

Medals will be given to first, second, and third place winners in each bracket.

All participants are required to bring a hand-written thank you letter to the Hammond Optimist Club. The letter should be brief but detail some way The First Tee of Hammond and the Hammond Optimist Club has made an impact in their lives.

Please review the list below for the registration and tee off times for each age group.

Ages 5-7 Ages 8-12 Beginners Ages 8-12 Advanced Ages 13 & up
Registration 9:30-9:50 am Registration 9:00 – 9:20 am Registration 1:00 – 1:20 pm Registration 1:00 – 1:20 pm
Play 10:00 am Play 9:30 am Play 1:30 pm Play 1:30 pm
Lunch 11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch 11: 30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch 3:00 – 4:00 pm Lunch 3:00 – 4:00 pm
3 Holes 6 Holes 9 Holes 9 Holes

Please contact The First Tee of Lake County to determine which 8-12 flight your child should be placed in.

Online registration will open June 24, 2018. Please contact The First Tee of Lake County to register for this event. (219) 228-2528 or

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