join the fun! There is no fee to volunteer for the Simmons Bank Open in 2024!

registered volunteers benefits

NOTE: If you are registering a child under the age of 18, email Jamie Stokes at JStokes@tngolf.org for a special promo code!

General Volunteer

Responsibilities: A great way to experience many different areas associated with the tournament. This selection is for those who want to help but, just are just not sure what they want to do for the event. Daily assignments will be made based upon the tournament needs.

Volunteer Requirements: Ability to interact in multiple areas.

Shifts: Monday to Sunday


Responsibilities: Ensuring players’ safe and easy access from hole to hole and to signal the gallery for quiet as players address the ball to make their shot. Fairway ball spotting, measuring drives and signaling to avoid balls from being lost. Marshals are assigned to all 18 holes to insure proper coverage, with four to six marshals per hole. A great opportunity for groups, golf courses, or friends to be represented on a hole.

Volunteer Requirements: Ability to walk short and long distances and ability to stand for a period of time.

Shifts: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

walking scorer

Responsibilities: Volunteer walks with a group of participants and electronically records the shots of each player by entering it into the SHOT link system after each hole.

Volunteer Requirements: Volunteers should be comfortable with a handheld tech device. Volunteers must attend the tournament training class or make arrangements to be trained by the Walking Scorer Chairperson. Golf knowledge and Ability to walk 18 holes.

Shifts: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Volunteer Service

Responsibilities: Uniform distribution prior to the tournament. Meet, greet and direct volunteers to check-in areas. Set-up tables, chairs and maintain the volunteer tent. Service the volunteer tent including stocking water, snacks and food service.

Volunteer Requirements: None in particular.

Shifts: Monday to Sunday

Course Ecology

Responsibilities: Assist with the set-up and preparation for each day of play. Maintain player refreshment stations (ice, beverages and snacks). Keep course clean, set-up, maintain refuse containers. Monitor signage, gallery ropes, general course appearance and repair. Service Skyboxes and viewing stands with ice and refuse disposal when required.

Volunteer Requirements: Highly active volunteer position, some heavy lifting is required

Shifts: Monday to Monday *A few volunteers are required on the weekend prior to assist with set-up


Responsibilities: Assist with the set-up & tear down of the overall golf event. Assemble, set-up, maintain & take down all event signage. Assist with the placement of fencing, roping and other logistics

Volunteer Requirements: Highly active volunteer position, heavy lifting is required; knowledge of power tools is helpful but not required.

Shifts: Monday to Monday *A few volunteers are required on the weekend prior to assist with set-up

Driving Range

Responsibilities: Prepare and staff the driving range as well as the chipping and putting areas. Re-distribute the golf balls, place, rotate and take down signs as required

Volunteer Requirements: This position requires you to be on your feet

Shifts: Monday through Sunday

Standard Bearer

(A great way for young people to become involved)

Responsibilities: Volunteers walk and carry a sign for 18 holes in all types of weather conditions

Volunteer Requirements: The signs weigh approximately 10-15 pounds

Shifts: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday


Responsibilities: Committee members receive inventory and control of the courtesy cars, meet players, officials and designated guests at the airport or other locations and assist them with their transportation needs throughout the week. In addition, committee member will manage shuttle service provider and the service they provide for spectators, volunteers and caddie

Volunteer Requirements: Volunteers must be at least 25 years of age to serve on this committee
Volunteers must be licensed drivers

Shifts: Monday through Sunday

Pro-Am Assistant

Responsibility: Assist with the operation and execution of the tournament pro-ams

Volunteer Requirements: None in particular

Shifts: Monday and Wednesday


Responsibility: Assist corporate sponsors in hospitality areas by checking for proper credentials, meet and greet, overseeing general flow, and providing information to the corporate guests.  Maintaining the cleanliness and organization of the hospitality venues.

Volunteer Requirements: Must be over 21 years of age and act professionally.  Minimal walking and standing are required.

Shifts: Thursday through Sunday

get inside the ropes

Thank You for volunteering at the 2023 simmons bank open for the snedeker foundation

The Simmons Bank Open for The Snedeker Foundation will be contested in Franklin, TN at the beautiful Vanderbilt Legends club over September 12-15, 2024.