Category : Upcoming Events

First ever GreatLIFE Junior Tour set for summer.

2018 is the inaugural year for the GreatLIFE Junior Tour. Young golfers of all abilities are invited to join and experience the thrill of golf competition.

Medals will be given out for each event and an overall GreatLIFE Champion will be crowned for each age division in both boys and girls.

The GreatLIFE Junior Tour will feature a points system similar to the FED Ex Cup on the PGA tour and take place on the following courses:


Monday, June 25th – Willow Run

18 hole stroke play


Tuesday, July 2nd – Rocky Run

2 person team event

6-6-6 event, best ball, alternate shot, scramble


Monday, July 16th – Central Valley

18 hole stroke play


Thursday, July 19th – Bakker Crossing

18 hole stroke play


Price is $25 per event or $80 for all four events, includes green fees, range balls and lunch. Age divisions are 16-18, 14-15, and 13 and under.

For complete information, deadlines and registration go to our GreatLIFE Junior Tour page.

Free Golf Clinics and Family Nights for the Summer

Free Golf Clinics and Family Nights for the Summer

Summer is a great time to make the most of your GreatLIFE Golf and Fitness membership. And we’ve just announced our free golf clinics and family nights for the summer.

Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or aspiring junior golfer, there is always more to learn. And why not do it through GreatLIFE? Brush up your game and spend some fun quality time with the family.

Adult Clinics –Beginning week of May 7th.

  • Willow Run – Tuesdays from 6-7 pm – Starting May 8th.
  • Bakker Crossing – Mondays – 6-7 pm
  • Central Valley – Mondays – 6-7 pm
  • Rocky Run – Adult Clinic – Fridays – 6 pm-7 pm

Junior Clinics

  • Willow Run – Wednesdays – 8:30 – 9:30 am
  • Bakker Crossing – Monday mornings 8-9 am
  • Central Valley – Tuesdays – 8-9 am
  • Rocky Run – Junior Clinic – Mondays – 9 am-10 am

Family Nights – Start May 13th
Bakker Crossing and Willow Run only.

  • 5 pm – Clinic
  • 6 pm – Golf
  • 8 pm – Food

Willow Run offers a buy one entree and get one children’s meal free on Sunday evenings.

Please Call to Sign Up!

Men’s Golf Clinic

Saturday, September 9th
10am-2pm (Lunch break from 12pm-1pm)
Lunch Included

Cost: $130.00

We still have spots available for our men’s golf clinic this Saturday at Rocky Run! It’s not too late to work on your golf game in 2017. This is a great opportunity to learn and get off to a great start in 2018. The clinic will provide in depth instruction on all areas of golf.

The clinic features:
• David Huffman (GreatLIFE Director of Instruction)
• Steve Klock (Head Golf Professional, Rocky Run)

Please call 605-428-3498 or 605-413-3385 to sign up. Space is limited.

Rocky Run is located in Dell Rapids. We are just a short drive north of Sioux Falls on I-29.


GreatLIFE is counting down to Garth Brooks’ return to Sioux Falls with a weekly ticket giveaway.*

Enroll a new 12-month membership with GreatLIFE – either Fitness PLUS or Golf and Fitness PLUS — and you will be entered into a weekly drawing to see Garth Brooks live.

Entries will begin August 14th and a drawing will take place every Thursday for four weeks beginning August 24th. Get a great fitness membership to kick start a healthy lifestyle and a chance at seeing some great music. Either way, you win at GreatLIFE.

*Offer good for new memberships only. Not valid with any other offers, some restrictions apply. New members must provide voided check or bank account information at sign-up. Excludes Mitchell, SD.

Rocky Run Revenge Open

Sunday, August 13th
2 Person Scramble
Flighted, Team Skins
8 inch cups
Tough Pins
Unique tee boxes
Surprise obstacles
$30.00 GL Member, no cart fee
$50.00 GL Member, includes cart
$70.00 non GL member, cart included
Tee times available between 7:30am and noon. Call 605-428-3498 to sign up or email
Rocky Run is located in Dell Rapids, SD. We are just a short drive north of Sioux Falls on I-29.

4th Annual GreatLIFE Championship

4th Annual GreatLIFE Championship

36-Hole Stoke Play for Men
18-Hole Stroke Play for Women

Men – Saturday, July 22nd: Rocky Run 18-holes.
Men – Sunday, July 23rd: Bakker Crossing 18-Holes
Women – Saturday, July 22nd: Bakker Crossing 18-holes.

Mens Entry Fee: $40 (Includes meal after play on Sunday)
Womens Entry Fee: $40 (Includes meal after play on Saturday)

Men call Rocky Run to sign up (605) 428-3498
Women call Bakker Crossing to sign up (605) 368-9700

Make your own tee-time for Saturday
Tee-times from 8:00am-11:00am

Sunday tee-times/pairings will be based on the previous days score.

Open to all men and women GreatLIFE members – must have an active GHIN handicap.

Three divisions: Mens, Womens and Senior (50+). All flights within each division will be divided by handicap.

$20 cash skins game.

Men call Rocky Run to sign up (605) 428-3498
Women call Bakker Crossing to sign up (605) 368-9700

Rockin’ Rocky Glow Ball

Rockin’ Rocky Glow Ball

Now taking sign-ups for the Rockin’ Rocky Glow Ball!


Saturday, June 17th, 2017
9:15pm approximate start time.

Course will be set up with glow elements.
TJ the DJ will provide entertainment after the golf.
Bar will be open late during entertainment.
Limited to the first 72 golfers, you must have a twosome or foursome to sign up.


$30 per player, includes two LED glow balls and acces to entertainment.
Regular cart and green fees apply – GreatLIFE members do NOT need to pay green fees.

Call the Rocky Run Pro Shop at (605)428-3498 to sign up!
Don’t wait, it will fill up fast!

2017 Links and Leinenkugel’s Summer Tour

2017 Links and Leinenkugel’s Summer Tour

4-Person Scramble at each stop on the tour.

Tournament Days and Locations:

Golf Addiction: Saturday, April 1st – Sunday, April 2nd
Willow Run: Saturday, May 6th
Bakker Crossing: Saturday, June 3rd
Central Valley: Saturday, July 1st
Rocky Run: Saturday, August 5th

Championship and Summer Skip Day:

Sunrise Ridge: Friday, August 18th

Winning team from each tournament advances to the championship round on August 18th at Sunrise Ridge in Colman, SD. Additional flights available for other golfers on August 18th.

There will be plenty of prizes and great deals on golf fees and beverages.

Sponsored by Dakota Beverage, GreatLIFE*, Billion Nissan of Sioux Falls, and Calling All Sports.

*GreatLIFE members receive 50% off entry fee at the 4 GreatLIFE Courses.

Call individual golf courses for your tee times:

Golf Addiction: 605.274.8903
Central Valley: 605.528.6122
Bakker Crossing: 605.368.9700
Willow Run: 605.335.5900
Rocky Run: 605.428.3498
Sunrise Ridge: 605.534.3121

You’re invited to the Rocky Run Couples Tournament

Rocky Run Couples Tournament

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

Call for tee times between 8:00am and 1:00pm


GreatLIFE members with cart membership: $25 per player
GreatLIFE members without cart membership: $40 per player
Non-GreatLIFE members, no cart needed: $50 per player
Non-GreatLIFE members, cart needed: $60 per player

Includes lunch! Your choice of either a burger and fries or chicken sandwich and fries.

Call (605) 428-3498 or email to make your tee time.

Rocky Run is located in Dell Rapids, SD. We are just a short drive north of Sioux Fall on I-29.


Refer a friend at the Golf EXPO and Reap the Rewards!

Refer a friend at the Golf EXPO and Reap the Rewards!

Ready to warm up to spring and warm up your swing? Check out the Great Plains Golf EXPO in Sioux Falls. GreatLIFE Golf & Fitness Club is proud to be a sponsor of the Midwest’s most comprehensive golf show March 4 and 5 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. And GreatLIFE members get FREE admission!

If you haven’t heard about GreatLIFE, it’s a great time to learn more about our mission to enrich the lives of families and individuals through golf, fitness and healthy lifestyles. But it’s an even better time to join thousands of people across the region that enjoy the unlimited benefits of a GreatLIFE membership.

While at the Golf EXPO, refer a friend to GreatLIFE and receive a $100 GreatLIFE Gift card for yourself – and each referred new member gets one too. Plus an added exclusive during the EXPO, we’ll waive the $50 initiation fee for all new golf & fitness members.

While unlimited access to the premier golf courses across the region is reason enough to join GreatLIFE, with new partnerships and perks, our members get even more!

More Golf – 25 of the area’s best golf courses
More Fitness –15 state of the art fitness centers and FREE fitness classes
Free Bowling – 3 Sioux Falls locations
More Activities – swimming, basketball, tennis, yoga
Membership Discounts
-Year Round Brown membership discounts
-Sky Zone Trampoline Park discounts
-Stampede, Canaries, and Storm ticket discounts
Personal Training – and lots of other great health resources!

Begin Your GreatLIFE at the Great Plains Golf EXPO and get more!

*Offer good for new memberships only. Not valid with any other offers, some restrictions apply. New members must provide voided check or bank account information to receive $100 gift card. One gift card per membership. Excludes Mitchell, SD location. Offer valid on 12-month contracts only.