A Gents Winter League will played each weekend till late March 2021.
There will be 18 hole stableford competitions on both Saturdays and Sundays (weather permitting).
Entry £3 per round with prizes allocated for each day. (Prize ratio approx 1 prize for each 10 players).
A joining fee will not be charged. Instead, a 5% weekly retention will be used as a pot for overall prizes. An Order of Merit is proposed using players best 6 stableford scores over the winter period (weather dependant).
Section One (H’cap index to 12.4) : Section Two (H’cap index 12.5 and above). Max Handicap 36.
Proposed Overall prizes (subject to total entry):
Scratch 1st, 2nd
Sect One H’cap 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Sect Two H’Cap 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
“Preferred Lies” will be in operation on fairways. (Lift, clean and place within 6″ not nearer the hole). Mats will also be permitted.
When ground conditions dictate “Winter Greens”, the competition will be classed as non scoring. Bunkers will also be classed as GUR for the day. Balls may be lifted and dropped to nearest point of relief, not nearer the hole.
Play will be limited to groups of 3 or less. However :
If a player’s partners fail to turn up, can the following group either split and all play as two x 2 or join up as a 4 ball. Please do NOT leave a player standing.
Tee Times will be at a premium due to reduced daylight. If you have booked but find you can no longer attend, please ensure your name is removed from the draw, the evening before play takes place.
All scores will be handicap qualifying whenever possible. (subject to course conditions).
All scores must be fully completed and uploaded by 6.00pm at the latest, each day. This is the players responsibility. Any incomplete holes with be assumed to be NR’s.
Please help to maintain YOUR course, by replacing divots and repairing pitch marks at all times.