DWA Championships

The Best Golfers from the Toughest Golf Courses in the World
Competition to determine the Best Amateur Golfers
A Tribute to Pete and Alice Dye
Benefiting Alzheimer’s Treatment and the Dye Foundation

Since 1961 the Dye Family has created some of the best golf courses in the World. 270 Golf Courses, hosting over 44 Professional and Amateur Championships. Arguably some of the toughest golf courses on earth. The Legacy of Pete and Alice will live on forever. The contribution to Golf is unmatched by anyone in the industry.

For the first time ever, there is now a World competition to determine the best Amateur Golfers who play on Dye Golf Courses.

The Dye World Amateur Championships is a Professional Style Stroke Play Competition for individuals, Men and Women Division, Gross and Net, and Teams from the Dye Golf Courses from around the World.

Each Club will host a local competition to determine the best Individual and Team Players in a 1-day stroke play and Best Ball Competition. Winner will proceed to a Regional Final. The Winners will compete in a 2 Day World Championship. Location to be announced.

The Pete Dye Story

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World Golf Championships
Playing for the Pete and Alice Dye Trophy

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The Competition
The Pete Dye World Golf Championships is a First Class PGA Style annual competition that will determine the best golfers in the World from the toughest golf courses.

The Purpose
A Tribute to Pete and Alice Dye and their contributions to the game of golf.

To raise money for Silver Lining Consortium, to assist in the treatment of Alzheimer’s
To determine the best golfers from the toughest golf courses in the World.

Each participating Pete Dye Design Golf Course will have the opportunity to host their own local event determining their local champions. Their best players will from each club will compete in a World Finals. Golf Course entry fees $7500 per team. (Finals location to be determined) 

Golf Course Receives
Branded Events
Trophies for local event
National Exposure
Marketing Support
Operations Manual 
All entry Fees to World Finals
Potentially televised on the Golf Channel
(Golfers cover their own travel expenses)

Format Divisions
Local events are as follows, individual stroke play. USGA Rules apply
Pro Am Gross Division Men

Amateur Net Division Men
Gross Division Women
Net Division Women

World Finals
Team Best Ball Division

Pro Am Gross Division Men
Amateur Net Division Men
Gross Division Women
Net Division Women

Awards – Trophies, Cash Purse and Prizes
1st, 2nd, 3rd Pro Division
1st, 2nd, 3rd Team Best Ball
1st, 2nd, 3rd Men’s Gross
1st, 2nd 3rd Men’s Net
1st, 2nd, 3rd Women’s Gross
1st, 2nd, 3rd Women’s Net

Advisory Board
PB Dye
Ton Dyer – Old Marsh Golf Club
Tony Kowalski – Pete Dye Golf Club
Matt Summers – Bulle Rock Golf Club
Brian Riddle – TPC Sawgrass
John Farrell – Harbor Town Golf Links
Tom Jones – Oak Tree Golf Club
John McClure - Hillwood Development
Chad Michaels - The Gauntlet Club
Brian Gerard - Kiawah Island Resort


Executive Committee
PB Dye
David Dickstein – Silver Lining
Brendon Dalrymple – Attorney
John McClure – Hillwood Development
Phil Immordino - GTAA

The Charity: The Silver Lining Consortium is an IRS approved charitable 501(c)(3) nonprofit. (Date: 07/15/2021; Employer ID number: 86-3450474; Public Charity Status: 170(b)(1)(A)(vi); Contribution Deductibility Status: Yes)

Our Mission: Provide access to treatment protocols for people diagnosed with AD to help them make AD a condition that no longer impacts quality and quantity of life. Help seek the most dedicated and inspired medical research people in business and in public institutions that are developing “best in class” AD treatments showing great promise. Provide funds for economically disadvantaged AD patients so they can access FDA compassionate approved treatments. Promote and facilitate Brain Healthy Annual Checkups for people age 45+ (especially those with symptomatic memory issues or a family history of AD)


Contact Information
Phil Immordino
Golf Tournament Association of America
Pete Dye World Golf Championships
19224 N. 78th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308
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Phil Immordino
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