Brora Five Day Open
Registration Form


Name:
Email:
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We will use your mobile number only to notify you by SMS of your qualifying round draw time and to advise you of any changes to the draw that affect you during the week.
You will not receive unsolicited calls from us and we will not give your mobile phone number out to third parties.

Address:
Home club
CDH Number
Playing handicap
Will you be under 18 on 29 July 2019?
Juniors who elect to pay half-price qualify for half of the adult SGU Voucher amount.

Player category
How did you find out about the Five Day Open?
Please note any special requirements you may have below and we will do our best to accommodate them:
Conditions of entry

1. The tournament will be decided by 36 holes stroke play qualifying, from which the leading 16 scratch scores and thereafter the leading 48 nett scores, in three handicap divisions, will contest knockout match play.

2. Ties in the qualifying competition will be decided by the best last 18 holes. If the competitors are still tied the winner will be decided by the best last nine holes, then last six holes, last three holes and finally the last hole. If competitors are still tied the result will be decided by lot.

3. Matches finishing all square will continue from the 1st hole until one side wins a hole. In the handicap sections shots will be allowed as in the prescribed round.

4. Prizes will be awarded as follows:-

Scratch Salver - Winner minimum £400 + bottle of single malt whisky or equivalent
Handicap Sections - Winner £350 + bottle of single malt whisky

Runners up and losing semi finalists will receive vouchers to a value no less than £100. All losing quarter finalist will receive a bottle of Single malt whisky.

The player returning the lowest aggregate scratch score in the qualifying rounds will receive the W. J. Henderson Medal.

The player returning the lowest aggregate nett score in the qualifying round will receive the Peter Thomson Salver.

The Junior (under 18) returning the best aggregate scratch score in the qualifying rounds will receive the Paul Lawrie Trophy.

Prizes will be awarded for the best scratch score in both qualifying rounds and leading nett aggregate outwith the main prize winners.

5. The qualifying rounds will be held on Monday 29th July and Tuesday 30th July. The match play rounds will be held on Wednesday 31st July to Friday 2nd August.

6. There will be a supplementary competition held Wednesday 31st July to Friday 2nd August for entrants no longer competing in the main tournament or those eliminated in the first round of matchplay. The format will be two 18 hole handicap stableford competitions on Wednesday 31st July and Thursday 1st August. The leading two aggregate scores from each stableford competition will contest knockout match play on Friday 2nd August. Qualifiers from day one will not be eligible to qualify on day two.  Player eliminated from the matchplay competition in the main event on Wednesday 31st July will not be eligible to qualify on day one of the supplementary competition.
 
7.  The organising committee reserve the right to curtail the scope of the competition in the case of bad weather, in which case completion of the main competition will be given priority over the supplementary competition.
 
8. A limited number of free practice rounds will be available from 15.00 on Sunday 28th July. Please book in advance.

9. Entry will be open to amateur male golfers with a handicap recognised by the authority controlling golf in the country from which they enter (for the UK & Ireland this is CONGU). The maximum permitted handicap in the competition will be 28.

10. Entry fee will be £100 (members £50). Juniors who hold a recognised handicap may pay half the entry fee but will only be entitled to half the prize voucher. Under no circumstances will juniors be permitted to accept alcohol as part of their prize. They will be given a suitable, equivalent value, alternative.

11. Entries will only be accepted on this entry form accompanied by the relevant entry fee and a handicap certificate or online at www.broragolfclub.co.uk/visitors/fivedayopenregistration

12. If a current handicap certificate is not produced by the 30th July, and in the absence of any other handicapping information, handicap adjustments after the qualifying rounds will be made from the lowest exact handicap for a given playing handicap. (e.g. A playing handicap of 11 will be adjusted from 10.5 in the absence of a current handicap certificate).

13. Please return entries to: Matches and Handicaps Committee, Brora Golf Club, Golf Road, Brora, Sutherland, KW9 6QS. Entries close Friday 12th July 2019 (unless this closing date is extended at the sole discretion of he Matches and Handicaps Committee).