I GOT THIS Championship

For Qualified Athletes

We believe every athlete should be afforded the opportunity to experience competition. The I GOT THIS Championship is our flagship tournament showcasing Athletes with intellectual impairment. Participants must be a qualified Special Olympics athlete or athletes qualifying in accordance with USAGA Sport Class G15, intellectual disability.  Open to athletes from around the country. Space is limited and early registration is encouraged.

Registration information for the 2025 I GOT THIS Championship coming soon.

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2024 I GOT THIS Championship Winners

2024 Men's Division Results

1st Place - Zachary Duncan (GA)

2nd Place - Wake Mullins (KY)

3rd Place - Pryce Holcombe (IL)

2024 Women's Division

1st Place - Amy Bockerstette (AZ)

2nd Place - Stacey Johnston-Gleason (MT)

3rd Place - Alison Seber (NJ)

The 2024 I GOT THIS Championship presented by Grant Thornton welcomed thirty-two athletes from eleven states in a two-day tournament with 18-holes of independent play each day.

Athletes were invited to participate in a short game clinic prior to th first ay of the tournament. Lead I GOT THIS instructor Matt Acuff was joined by LPGA teaching professionals Peggy Gustafson, Peggy Briggs and Loretta Young.

Special thank you to our generous presenting sponsor Grant Thornton and supporting sponsors OOFOS, Daphne's Headcovers, The Tesori Family Foundation and Visit Mesa. Joining us this year as tee sign sponsors were the Arizona Golf Association, Carlisle Arizona Women's Golf Classic, LPGA, Van's Worldwide Golf Shops, USAGA, Freedom Tire Guys and Shade Tree Golf and Pickleball.

Full Field Results

2023 I GOT THIS Championship Winners

2023 Men's Division Results

1st Place - Matthew Herdt

2nd Place - Rocky Quijada Jr

3rd Place - Roger Braun

2023 Women's Division Results

1st Place - Amy Bockerstette

2nd Place - Sheri Ranes

3rd Place - Jessica Temple

2023 was the inaugural year for the I GOT THIS Championship and it took place at Augusta Ranch Golf Club in Mesa, AZ.

Participation was by invitation which resulted in twenty-five Athletes who played a single day of 18-hole independent play with caddies.

Sponsors of the 2023 event included: the LPGA, Van's Golf Shop, LPGA*USGA Girls Golf of Phoenix, Visit Mesa, and The Thunderbirds,

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