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2015 Medal Golf Information

Players

Sponsored by: 
Players Sports Grill 

Director: TBD

Assistant: Dave McFadden, Carol Lopacinski

Events
Golf by Age / Handicap - 36 Holes  (Two days) 
Golf by Handicap Only - 36Holes  (Two days)

Schedule: 
Golf by Age / Handicap:
Tuesday, Oct. 13 - 8:30 am (18 holes) 
Wednesday, Oct. 14 - 8:30 am (18 holes) 
Golf by Handicap Only:
Thursday, Oct. 15 - 8:30 am (18 holes)

NOTE: Final Pairings will be assigned at each golf course at the start of each day

Download the 2015 Golf - Medal Schedule (UPDATED 09/30/2014)

Venues: 
TBD

Divisions: 
5-Year Age Brackets - 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+
Handicap Index Divisions (See Below)
Games officials reserve the right to cancel any event or combine age divisions due to insufficient entries.

Sport Fee: 
Golf by Age / Handicap - $95 Per Person 
Golf by Handicap Only - $95 Per Person

Registration Deadline: 
Early Bird Deadline (Save $20) – August 1
Final Registration Deadline – September 1

Registration Rules: 
• Participants must provide their Handicap Index and Card Number on their registration form.
• Athletes may participate in the Golf by Age / Handicap event, Golf by Handicap Only event or both.   
• Play will be based on the players Handicap Index as of September 1.  The GHIN system of the USGA will be used to verify handicaps. 
• Requests for specific foursomes will not be accepted.  
• Golfers are also encouraged to sign up for the Golf Skills competition. 

Format / Rules: 
• All courses require soft spikes. 
• Cart fees are included in the Sport Fee. 
• All golfers must adhere to the local rules of the course at which they are playing.  These rules could include “cart path only”, “90 degrees across all fairways” or other course specific rules. Denim jeans, designer jeans and jean shorts are not allowed. 
• Players may be disqualified for unsportsman-like conduct. 
• Only registered golfers are allowed on the course. 
• Distance measuring devices are allowed so long as they do not measure other criteria such as but not limited to wind, slope, temperature and direction.
• Pace of play will be monitored during the tournament.  Slow play will be warned and, if necessary, penalized. 
• Course of play will be determined following the close of registration. 
• Course of play and foursomes will be posted in the Sports Lounge at the Dixie Center (1835 Convention Center Drive, St. George). 
• Participants must present their Huntsman World Sednior Games ID Badge at their venue check-in desk before 8:30 am each morning of play. 
Golf by Age / Handicap Event
• Foursomes will be formed based on age then handicap. 
• 18 holes of golf will be played each day (2 days of play). 
• This is a 36-Hole Gross and 36-Hole Net tournament. 
• Each age bracket with more than 12 participating golfers will be separated into two divisions (A & B) based on Handicap Index.  Handicap Index Divisions will be determined after the close of registration.  The handicap cut-off for Division A and Division B will vary for each age bracket. 
Golf by Handicap Only Event
• Foursomes will be formed based on Handicap Index, regardless of age.
• 36 holes of golf played on each day (two days of play).
• This is a 36-Hole Gross and 36-Hole Net tournament.

Medals: 

In the Golf by Age / Handicap event, Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to golfers with the lowest gross and lowest net scores in each age and handicap division.  Individuals may only win one award.  Medals will be presented at the Sport Sponsor Social.
In the Golf by Handicap Only event, Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to with the lowest gross and net scores for men and the lowest gross and net scores for women.  Medals will be presented at the golf course at the conclusion of the tournament

Sport Sponsor Social: (ID Badge or Ticket Required)
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 14
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: SunRiver Community Center, 4275 South Country Club Drive, St. George