Frequently Asked Questions
What are the dates and format?
Who will be invited to participate?
The field is limited to 84 male player and 42 female players. The GCAA will send invitations to those who have earned current year PING All-America honors in NCAA Divisions I, II and III as well as the NAIA and NJCAA Divisions I and II. Additionally, invitations will be extended to a member of the United States Military, Naval and Air Force Academies, GCAA national award recipients, members of the most recent Palmer Cup Teams, American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) All-Americans and Toyota Junior Golf World Cup participants currently enrolled in their freshman year of college.
Are caddies permitted?
What prizes will be awarded to the winner?
All entrants shall receive a commemorative token and tournament gifts. The winner will receive an authentic leather Air Force jacket. The top five players will receive a commemorative F-35 replica.
What about the Am/Am event?
An AM/AM event is scheduled immediately following the Opening Ceremonies (see current year schedule for exact date). Participation from players is expected unless otherwise approved by the Tournament Committee. The collegian will play his own ball for the entire round. There will be an AM/AM dinner following the round.
Those players not participating in the Am/Am may play a practice round.
Additional details and sign-up will be posted on the Patriot All-America website when they become available.
Is there a chairman of the Patriot All-America?
How was the Wigwam selected as the host site?
What is the connection with Folds of Honor?
What is the role of Folds of Honor?
What is the entry fee and what does it include?
Entry fees may be paid by check or credit card. Registration and entry fee payment information will be available on the website upon acceptance of tournament invitation.
Entry includes: tournament fee; room (double occupancy) for the week (12/26 arrival, departure by 12/31); all meals and player functions; shuttle for player to and from the airport.
Please check the website for information updates and schedules.
All meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner beginning on December 27 through the Awards Ceremony on December 31 will be provided as part of the entry fee.
Besides golf, what else will be happening throughout the week?
Optional activities will be scheduled throughout the week. View the itinerary under Event Info for more information.