ROYAL BIRKDALE, Southport - one round
  • Date: Thursday 10 May
  • Entry Fee: £280.00
10 May 2018 ROYAL BIRKDALE Results

COMPETITOR INFORMATION

 

Club address:   Waterloo Rd, Southport PR8 2LX     tel: 01704 552020

 

The Package includes: coffee and bacon rolls, 18 hole competition, prize presentation.  The package does not include any catering after your round

  

Tee Times: Play starts at 10.00 in threeballs from the first tee.

The draw will be on the website by 5.00pm on Friday 4th May.

 

Registration:  The registration desk will be set up in The Clubhouse from 9.00am

 

Practice:  The club has a practice ground and balls are included. There is a putting green and a chipping area.

 

Yardage books:  Available in pro shop.

 

Buggies & electric trolleys: Book in advance in pro shop 01704 552020

Buggies only available on medical grounds.  Please contact the Secretary’s office to arrange.

Electric trolleys - £20 per round

 

Is the course soft spikes only?:   No

 

Dress code: Smart casual.  Jacket & tie NOT required.

 

Scoring Format:  Scoring format will be Individual Stableford with full handicap allowance. The maximum handicap limits will be 24 for men and 36 for ladies.

 

Tees:                Men - TBC                Ladies - Red

 

Prizes:  There will be prizes for at least the first, second, third place. There will also be two Nearest the Pin prizes.  The presentation will take place very shortly after the last match finishes.

 

EAGT Order of Merit: Merit points will be awarded on the basis of 100pts to the winner, 99pts for runner up, 98pts for third and so on. Any tied scores will be decided by a card play off over the last nine holes as they appear on the scorecard. Merit points will then be issued based on finishing position.

To be eligible for merit points you need to be a current member of the Tour for an annual subscription of £40.  You can join online at www.eagt.co.uk or call Faye on 0845 466 2222

 

CONGU Qualifier: This event will be a qualifier for handicap purposes.

 

Sweep:  There will be an optional sweep of £10 per person to include a 2s sweep and a competition sweep.

 

GPS range finding equipment: The use of GPS range finding devices is permitted on the Tour.

 

Late Cancellation:  Please note that if you cancel within a week of the event taking place the golf club WILL make a charge for late cancellation.

 

Contact on day:        David Hughes 07956 178008