Volunteer Applications Now Available for 2020 U.S. Open
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. – The USGA and Winged Foot Golf Club today announced that volunteer applications for the 2020 U.S. Open are now available. The 2020 U.S. Open is scheduled for June 15-21 at Winged Foot, which is located in Mamaroneck, N.Y.
For the U.S. Open Championship, approximately 4,500 unpaid volunteers are needed to fill positions on more than 19 committees, including Fan and Hospitality Services, Marshals, Merchandising, On-Course Operations and Scoring. Volunteer opportunities are largely granted on a first-come, first-served basis and will require a minimum commitment of four (4) shifts, with each shift lasting between four (4) to six (6) hours.
All 2020 U.S. Open volunteers will be required to purchase the Volunteer Apparel Package for $185. This package will include apparel pieces specifically designed for the championship, a credential valid for all seven (7) days of the championship and a meal voucher for each assigned shift. The Volunteer Apparel Package will consist of two golf shirts, a wind jacket, a piece of headwear and a water bottle.
To access the online U.S. Open application and read full committee descriptions, visit 2020 U.S. Open volunteers.
To request a PDF version of the application to complete and return by mail, send an email to email@example.com.
“Westchester proudly welcomes all U.S. Open volunteers in anticipation of the U.S. Open Championship at Winged Foot Golf Club in 2020,” said Westchester County Executive George Latimer. “The volunteer program is a wonderful way to be part of this American tradition while also providing an opportunity to explore the best our County has to offer. From our award-winning restaurants to our nationally accredited park system to our eclectic shops and vibrant downtowns, Westchester is the perfect location for all traveling golf fans.”
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The USGA celebrates, serves and advances the game of golf. Founded in 1894, we conduct many of golf’s premier professional and amateur championships, including the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open. With The R&A, we govern the sport via a global set of playing, equipment and amateur status rules. Our operating jurisdiction for these governance functions is the United States, its territories and Mexico. The USGA Handicap System is utilized in more than 40 countries and our Course Rating System covers 95 percent of the world’s golf courses, enabling all golfers to play on an equitable basis. The USGA campus in Liberty Corner, New Jersey, is home to the Association’s Research and Test Center, where science and innovation are fueling a healthy and sustainable game for the future. The campus is also home to the USGA Golf Museum, where we honor the game by curating the world’s most comprehensive archive of golf artifacts. To learn more, visit usga.org.
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