Social Engagement: High
What’s What: If the thought of hitting golf balls off the upper deck of a baseball stadium sounds too fun to be true, you’ll become a fan of StadiumLinks.
Amava Take: In cities like New York, Chicago, Houston and LA, you can get an insider’s look at some of our country’s most quintessential baseball stadiums while playing an unimaginable game of golf. You’ll get to take shots from different spots in the stadium and you don’t even have to bring your own clubs. Scoring is different from regular golf and there are chances to take on challenges and win prizes.
From the Front Lines:
What kind of golfers go to StadiumLinks?
Those looking for a golf experience rather than a challenging course.
Any tips for first-timers?
Go with a have-fun attitude rather than a must-win mindset.
What’s a typical day like?
Fore! You’ll hit golf shots from locations all around the stadium at targets hundreds of feet below.
From the Trenches:
What’s the most satisfying part of playing golf in a stadium?
It’s a rush playing where the major leaguers play, even if it’s a different sport.
What are the hard parts of the job?
Some of the heights can be daunting.
Most memorable stadium?
I haven’t been to all of them yet so I will let you know!
Special Requirements: You have to sign-up in advance and tee-times quickly fill up. Each stadium only hosts this event once annually. Be ready to climb some stairs before you tee off.
Finding a Position: StadiumLinks services several locations in the US and are adding more. Upper Deck Golf also offers golf experiences in major stadiums. Many legendary stadiums offer tours for that behind-the-scenes experience. To get a cool golf game in, here is a list of unconventional courses. Here’s a list of courses with one-of-a-kind features and some of the strangest golf courses in the world.