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Spirit of the Game

IMPORTANT PLEASE READ

Golf is played for the most part, without the supervision of a referee or umpire. The game relies on the integrity of the individual to show consideration for other players and to abide by the Rules. All players should conduct themselves  in a disciplined manner, demonstrating courtesy and sportsmanship at all times,  irrespective of how competitive they may be. This is the spirit of the game of
golf. Please abide and seek to adhere to all that is great in this game.

Rules Of Competition

This competition will run in accordance with the Rules of golf as laid down by both governing parties R&A and USGA.
With effect from 1st January 2004 the responsibilities and authority of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews in making, interpreting and giving decisions on the rules of Amateur status were transferred to the R&A Rules Limited.

The R&A and USGA have a singular passion for the game of golf. Their adaption for a single set of governing rules established a common code by which of all golf is played worldwide. More than just a rule book, it helps inform and guide a game that always seeks to challenge and insire.

For a copy of the Rules Of Golf
click here: https://www.randa.org/RulesEquipment/Rules/QuickGuide/Start

Competition details:

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  • Leaderboard will be a continuous 12 month singles Stableford Open competition.

  • With 12 competitors best scores totalled together to determine an overall winner.

  • Starting 1st may – 30th April to create final playoff series (March 2019)

  • Format will be Stableford & Full handicap

  • Handicap allowance Men/Juniors max 28 Ladies 36

  • All handicaps will need an official Golf club handicap

  • All entries will be confirmed, checked and verified on scorecard entry

  1. Competitors can play as many rounds within a 1 month stated period and enter as many scores to the leaderboard by competing in official Club competitions and away Open competitions. But only their best score will count towards end of month Leaderboard prizes.
  2. Players can also enter a maximum of 4 General play scores each month towards the leaderboard. But only a maximum of 5 can be counted for the overall completion of the tournament.
  3. Players will play for monthly prizes or compete every month until conclusion (Min12 scores). Competitors entering a score must play with a fellow leaderboard competitor or official club player with a registered current handicap.
  4. All scores must be entered on system within 24hrs after date of play and where applicable photo taken of scorecard.
  5. Ultimate golfer reserves the right to record IP address to verify location and courses played.
  6. Failure to adhere to the Competition rules will result in Players scorecard being null and void.
  7. All queries should be in writing addressed to Ultimate golf Team Please use contact us Tab.
  8. Competition entry is open to Both Male/ female Players aged over 16 years old on date of competition 1st May 2018.
  9. Scores will only count when playing single individual competitions. This can be Strokeplay or Stableford. When playing stableford 36 will be par.
  10. The Ultimate golf Team reserve the right to refuse entry, issue disqualifications.
  11. Monthly Prizes will be announced, along with spot prizes up to 30 days in advance of tournament. Ultimate Golf Team reserves the right to change any prizes if necessary without prior notice.
  12. The Ultimate Golf Team cannot be held responsible and accepts no liability for death or any injury in any competitor involved in any competition or participation in any prize experience.