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Legends on the Niagara, Niagara Falls

The 2020 Friendship Cup

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Welcome to the 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 male 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.

Entries open January 6, 2020

Tournament Schedule

Saturday September 12, 2020 Player Registration Open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Practice Round Tee Times Available Throughout the Day
Sunday September 13, 2020 Player Registration Open from 7:00 a.m. to 11 a.m.
1st Round Tee Times from 7:30 a.m. to 12 noon
Welcome Dinner Reception at Legends on the Niagara 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Monday, September 14, 2020 2nd Round Tee Times from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Tuesday September 15, 2020 Final Round Shotgun Start at 8:30 a.m.
Closing luncheon and awards presentation 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Tournament Format

  • The field is limited to a total of 120 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.

Entries open January 6, 2020

  • "Ussher’s Creek Golf Course was an outstanding venue for The Friendship Cup and was highly regarded among all the participants. The food service and quality was spectacular! Our evening celebration was really outstanding and my wife loved the selection and setting. Thanks for a great experience and continued success with the Friendship Cup"
    - Sam Till, Jr., Fort Wayne, Indiana

  • "I had an unbelievable time in Canada, great golf course – the event was fantastic’"
    - Rokki Rogan, Fort Myers, FL

  • "Can't say enough about my experience at this year’s inaugural event......The course was in great shape, the organization 'first class' and as a participant, I really felt welcomed. Added to all this, visiting Niagara FallS and Niagara on the Lake was a bonus. I will definitely return next year. "
    - Rokki Rogan, Fort Myers, FL

  • "Thank you for hosting this event. I cannot imagine how you can make it any better. I had a fantastic time. The Ussher’s Creek course was fun and challenging to play. The Niagara Falls, Canada venue is remarkable with wonderful restaurant choices, views of the Falls and a couple of Casinos if you are feeling lucky. I will talk it up with any golfer I run into. My wife has already committed to come along for next year’s event"
    - Tom Turner, Fort Myers, FL

  • "Great job with the Friendship Cup! I had a lot of fun and the course, facilities, service and food were top notch."
    - Randall Kramer, Buffalo, NY

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.