SCRATCH, HANDICAP & JUNIOR FOURSOMES QUALIFIER
Venue: Meltham Golf Club
Date: Sunday 5th May 2019
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Competition Format – Foursomes Stableford over 18 holes with pairs playing off scratch in one category, and with half the combined handicap allowance for the Handicap and Junior categories. Each club may enter one pair in each category, there is no handicap limit for entry in these categories, but the limit for playing purposes is 24 with the exception of the junior category where it is 36 and all higher handicaps will be reduced to these limits
All category matches will be off the men’s tees (normally white) and with Girls playing off ladies’ tees (usually red) Players will receive course levelling strokes in accordance with section 1 Rule 5 paragraph b and in the matchplay also paragraph c.
Clubs must submit both the names and handicaps and EGU ID numbers, to the Competition Secretary no later than 12 noon on the Monday prior to the weekend on which the Championship is due to take place.
Player’s names must be in the same format as that in which they are held on the computerised handicapping system at their Home Club
Starting Sheets for each Championship will be emailed to clubs and also posted on the Union’s Web Site on the Tuesday prior to the weekend on which the Qualifier is due to take place
For the purposes of creating Starting Sheets for this competition, players with minor exceptions, will be placed in ascending handicap sequence.
The pair returning the highest number of points in each category will receive a voucher.
The top 8 available scores in each category (scratch, Handicap and Junior) will qualify for the Foursomes Matchplay, with the quarter Finals on Monday 22nd July 2019 and the semi-finals on Monday 5th August 2019 and the finals on Sunday 15th September 2019 at Outlane GC, anyone who cannot play on all these dates will not be entered into the matchplay draws, and the winners will receive the Foursomes Matchplay Championship Trophy for each category and the winners and runners up in each category will receive vouchers.
Any club pairs who agree to play in the Quarter, Semi Final and Final, and then don’t play for whatever reason, unless in extenuating circumstances, will not be allowed to enter this competition the following year.
There will no presentation after this competition and all winners’ vouchers will be forwarded on to their club professional.
Please forward your pairs with names, handicaps and EGU Id numbers to arrive no later than 12 NOON on Monday April 29th 2019 to: - firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone Home 01422 373708 or Mobile 07791 170535
Entries received after this deadline will not be entered into the draw, but put on a reserve list in case of cancellations.
Or post to: -
Roy D Lofts
15, Goldfields Close,
Halifax, HX4 8LD.