Tournament Planning Made EASY!

Welcome to YOUR tournament planning page! Here you’ll find everything you need to:

* SIMPLIFY your planning

* ORGANIZE your committees

* Raise MORE $$$ for your charity

* Provide a FUN-FILLED day for your players

* Put together a first class ALL-INCLUSIVE package

* Relax & put our staff to work for YOU

Here at Sugarloaf, we have been assisting tournament planners for over 50 years and it’s time to share what we’ve learned with you. Our dedicated staff will work with you through the planning process, give you tons of information, and make pricing your event simple, plus we can even help you Choose The Best Golf Breaks UK!

To get started, just click on any of the links below, call us toll free at 1-888-DIAL-SUG or call our tournament planner, Judy Knelly, at her direct line (570-956-0671). View our 2017 Group Special here. If you aren’t on our email list for groups, just send us an email and we’ll add you to our list.

We offer several meal options for groups of all sizes. This is just a sample of some of our delicious menu ideas. We will gladly provide you with more choices. Simply email Judy your needs and she’ll create a delicious, custom menu for your outing.

Are you a “tech savvy” tournament director? If so, you’ve come to the right place! We can help promote your event through our Facebook page, here at our website, through our extensive email list, and through our newsletter that goes to over 800 golfers who have asked to receive it…..That’s 100% local golfers who are looking for events in our area. The Golf Digest Tournament Planner is another helpful tool that offers several free features as well as online tournament registration, and (for a small fee) online payment. If you manage a good email list, this might be the ticket for you. In addition, the GD Planner offers insurance for hole prizes with competitive pricing.

Tournament directors need to look no further for tee prizes, gifts, and awards for your event. When you book your tournament here at Sugarloaf, we will assign your password to our online tournament gift shop where you will be able to to obtian accessories form My Game Needs This store. You and your committee will be able to access some of the finest brands in golf with gifts starting at just $2.00. When you make your selections, you simply add the items to your wishlist and we will take care of the ordering. Your items will be shipped to the golf course in time for your big day. We will bill you when the gifts/prizes arrive. As simple as that! Here is a “sneak peak” of our gift/prize online store. You will need to enter the password Tournament when prompted. To actually use the site for your tournament, please email Judy and she’ll give you your group’s unique password. Check it out here!

Organizing a charity event, company outing, or league tournament can be a daunting task. Special Events Coordinator Judy Knelly has spent her career here at Sugarloaf assisting tournament organizers with all aspects of their planning. She has penned a collection of articles to help you make your event successful. Below are links to the articles which have been published on the web and earned her “Expert Author” status on the subject of Tournament Planning. Her articles have been picked up by several golf business and tournament planning sites on the web. She is happy to share this information here for you in one place! Simply click on the article(s) below and you’ll be re-directed to printable copies of each article. You can contact Judy by email with any questions or comments regarding these articles.

Article #1 Introduction

Article #2 First Things First

Article #3 Putting Your Team Together

Article #4 Timeline for Success

Article #5 Keeping Your Volunteers Motivated

***Coming soon….. Choosing your venue & contests that generate $$$

…… Sponsorship (Sales) Team Ideas

…… Golfers, Golfers Everywhere!

…… The Big Day Is Here

…… That’s a Wrap

Need to read the entire series now? Just drop us an email at and we’ll get the remaining articles out to you asap!