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Legends on the Niagara, Niagara Falls

The 2019 Friendship Cup

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Welcome to the first annual North American Friendship Cup hosted by Niagara Parks in Niagara Falls, Canada. Drawing competitors from Canada and the United States, this 54-hole scratch event for senior amateurs will be staged over the Ussher’s Creek course at Legends on the Niagara designed by celebrated Canadian architect Thomas McBroom. In addition to individual stroke play, the top daily scores in each age division will contribute to the final team score for Canada and the United States.

Tournament Schedule

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Player Registration Open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Practice Round Tee Times Available Throughout the Day
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Player Registration Open from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
1st Round Tee Times from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Welcome Reception at Legends on the Niagara 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday, June 27, 2019 2nd Round Tee Times from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Friday, June 28, 2019 Final Round Shotgun Start at 8:45 a.m.
Buffet Luncheon and awards presentation 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Tournament Format

  • The field is limited to a total of 128 players.
  • Three Divisions: Senior (55-64); Super Senior (65-69); and Legends (70+)
  • Individual champions and awards will be presented for each division in the form of crystal and golf shop gift certificates
  • In addition to stroke play the top daily scores in each division will contribute to the score for the Canadian and U.S. teams
  • Honorary Captains for the inaugural event are Dave King representing the United States and Canadian-born Fred Silver representing Canada. Honorary Hosts are Don & Tannis Edwards.

The entry fee is $530.00 in Canadian funds, plus tax, including green fees, carts, use of the practice facilities, gifts and prizes, and hospitality functions. Registration Opens January 15, 2019.

Refunds: If an entrant withdraws prior to June 14, 2019 entry fee will be refunded in full. There will be no refunds for withdrawals after June 14, 2019

Accommodations

There are a variety of accommodation options available within 10 minutes of the golf course. For reservations use promo code FRIENDSHIP CUP at all properties.

So Much to Do

Legends on the Niagara is just minutes away from natural attractions, historic sites, locally inspired dining with incredible views of Niagara Falls, shopping and award-winning wineries.

Natural Attractions

Natural Attractions

Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Niagara River corridor with Niagara Parks. Hear the roar of the falls, feel the mist rising from the river, soar over a rushing whirlpool, or walk alongside swirling white water rapids - all within Ontario’s only 56-kilometre outdoor adventure museum.

Historic Sites

Historic Sites

The ribbon of land along the Niagara River played host to several monumental moments in the history of Canada. Visit our heritage sites to learn more about our Indigenous history, the major battles fought here during the War of 1812, and our role as the last stop on the Underground Railroad.

Restaurants

Restaurants

No matter where your travels take you while you’re here, you can enjoy incredible dining experiences all along the river with Niagara Parks Culinary. Savour seasonally-inspired menus, Niagara VQA wines, and a selection of Ontario craft beers and spirits at our five restaurants along the Niagara Parkway.

Shopping

Shopping

Stop into Table Rock Shop, Queen Victoria Place Gift Shop, the Grand View Marketplace, or to any of our attraction gift shops to discover a wide array of unique Canadian keepsakes.

Wineries

Wineries

The Niagara region is one of the most acclaimed grape-growing and wine-making regions in Ontario. With over 80 wineries to choose from, you'll have plenty of tasting options.