Blackstone Country Club at Vistancia, located within the 7,100-acre Vistancia master plan in Peoria, will host the local qualifying event for the World Golf Scramble with a shotgun start at 9 a.m., June 12 to earn an invitation to compete in the World Championships in Las Vegas Aug. 10-12.

The World Golf Scramble is a two- or four-person competition where amateur golfers from around the world are competing in 130 local qualifying events, as an attempt to earn an invitation to compete in the World Championships. The grand prize from the progressive purse is estimated at $30,000 in the World Finals.

Blackstone Country Club is Arizona’s only private golf club participating in the World Golf Scramble qualifying event.

Cost for tournament play at the four-time Golf Digest award-winning private Blackstone Country Club is $130 per player. The entry fee includes golf carts, greens fees, range balls, a $20 credit to World Golf Skills Handicap, and a year-long subscription to Golf Digest. Top finishers will receive an invitation to compete at the World Championships in Las Vegas. Teams advancing to the World Finals will be guaranteed a payout from the progressive purse.

A deposit is required for tournament play. Participants must have an active amateur golf status. Professional golfers are not permitted to play.

Registration deadline to participate in the World Golf Scramble at Blackstone Country Club is June 9 at For more information about the World Golf Scramble events, visit

Event participants will experience the award-winning Jim Engh designed golf course at Blackstone Country Club featuring dramatic terrain with deep, chiseled channels and sheer rock faces. The course features elevation changes on every hole, panoramic mountain views, majestic saguaros and an abundance of desert wildlife.

The Hacienda-styled, 30,000-square-foot Blackstone Country Club clubhouse was designed by renowned Scottsdale architect, Bing Hu of H&S International. The Club blends natural materials and historic architecture of the southwest with contemporary design elements of exposed wood beams, brick, stone and stucco creating a natural, Old World atmosphere with casual elegance.

Blackstone Country Club is located in the private, gated community of Blackstone at Vistancia in Peoria, Ariz. and set amongst a stunning backdrop of mountain ranges featuring dramatic views of White Peak, Twin Buttes and the Bradshaw Mountains. Take Loop 303 to the Lone Mountain Parkway (exit 127). Visit for more information or call 623-707-8700 for membership details.