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The Florida Professional Golf Tour (aka FPGTour) was started by Rick Hendershot with  a lot of help from Mac Snow, both of whom are Class A members of the PGA of America, as a developmental tour for professional golfers in Central Florida. Established in 2006 under it's new name, the FPGTour (Formerly known as the PGA's  North Florida Winter Tour) has quickly risen to become a premier destination for Tour players from around the world.

From the start, the FPGTour has maintained a tour quality atmosphere in order to help prepare players for life as  touring professional's. We strive to exceed the expectations of every professional golfer in order to leave them with an enduring experience and lessons that will allow them to succeed at a higher level.

In addition, we will continue to operate the long standing weekend favorites that have been a mainstay in professional golf for the past 56 years. They will include this years 57th Annual Riviera Open,  The 2018Indian River Open and the ever popular  Wildwood Open and Pro-Am.
In addition to these three special weekend events the FPGTour has now added the  2017 Thanksgiving Classic at Green Valley CC and the 8th Annual
 Daytona Beach Open , all contested on the weekend, and with three of the best Pro-Ams in the State.
For more information about this years events, and for membership info and entry fee amounts, please click on the appropriate tab above....or feel free to contact a member of the staff at 407-619-4778....Thank you.


Company history:
The Florida Professional Golf Tour, now in it's 12th year, has roots that date back some 57 years. Rick Hendershot (Owner / CEO) is a Life Member of the PGA of America and the former director of the now defunct PGA North Florida Winter Tour, the longest running mini tour in the country. Though most of the sites from those early years are no longer used we chose to keep three of the original events as part of the FPGTour. These  old classics are open to anyone who wishes to play, and are all conducted on the weekends.
The 2017-2018  season marks the return of our traditional Winter Tournament series, always a favorite among journeymen golf professional's as well as visiting club professional's and top amateurs from around the world. This years schedule will consist of a minimum of (16) tournaments played on some of Central Florida's best golf courses from November 2017 through April of 2018. 
As always, the FPGTour will continue to offer an affordable mini tour that still allows a player to enjoy all the competition one could ask for, along with an opportunity to actually make some money while your competing. Our winter tournament program is designed to do just that, with moderate entry fees and great payouts commensurate with these lower entries.The FPGTour has paid out over $4,000,000.00 in  the last several years. Take a moment to look at all the "Results Pages" to view complete results from our previous seasons.
Whether tournament golf is a full time passion, or your just visiting Florida to escape the cold northern temperatures and want to keep your playing skills sharp in the off season, consider making Central Florida and the FPGTour your winter destination.
I have played a lot of tours as a professional golfer, and I really think the Florida Professional Golf Tour is one of the best. They run a first class tournament program and all they need is to have the players on these other tours begin to realize what their missing. The competition on this tour is as good or better than some of the larger mini-tours around the country. The Florida Professional Golf Tour cares about you and not your money, they want to see you get the best experience as a professional, and make it to the next level. Thanks for giving me the opportunity to improve on your tour....Don Donatello (Professional Golfer / PGA Tour Caddie)
In preparation for my return to competitive golf I joined the FPGTour. These guy's know what their doing. It was just the type of tournament golf I needed to get my game in shape for the rigors of life on the Champions Tour..Thanks for the playing opportunity....M.A....Champions Tour
There is no better tournament program available anywhere.The fields are very strong, and the events are professionally run. It is my top choice when competing in Florida....Ryan Hritz, PGA
I've played many events around the country these past few years in preparation for Q-School this fall. I heard about this tour from a friend and have to say after playing in just three of their events I was sold. The tournaments are professionally run, the pay-outs are very fair, and my winnings checks were delivered promtly. I was fortunate enough to play in their Ocala Open last March....By far the best event I have ever played in. I would recommend the FPGTour to anyone looking for a first rate mini-tour....K.G. South Dakota