2018 Two Man Team Championship
"In Honor of Bill Hermanson"
Monday, April 30th, 2018 - Black Hall Club, Old Lyme, Connecticut
Eligibility & Invitation Criteria | Entry Deadline & Fee | Format | Prizes | Transportation & Caddies
Withdrawals & Refunds | Conditions of Entry
ELIGIBILITY: In addition to a player's agreement to abide by the CSGA General Tournament Policies, the following criteria is required:
Amateur Golfers Only:
- Holding an active USGA Handicap Index from a CSGA Member Club
- Combined team handicap may not exceed 13.0
- Connecticut Residents must be a bona fide member of a CSGA member club
- Non-residents of Connecticut must be a bona fide member of a Type 1 CSGA member club
INVITATION CRITERIA: Players are encouraged but not required to select a partner whose name also appears on the 2018 Two Man Championship Invite List. Please note that a timely entry and status on the invitation list does not guarantee acceptance in the Championship. For further information on the CSGA Tournament Selection Policy please visit our website at www.csgalinks.org.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
ENTRY FEE: $300
FORMAT: 36-holes of stroke play. Round one format will be four-ball and round two format will be foursomes (selected drive).
PRIZES: A cocktail reception and awards ceremony will be held immediately following the Championship. In the event of a tie for Champion, a hole by hole playoff will begin immediately following play. Ties for all other positions will be broken using the afternoon round score first then as prescribed in Appendix I, Part B, Section 10(c) of the Rules of Golf. The Champions will have their names engraved on the Two Man Championship trophy. All other prizes will be awarded as merchandise credit redeemable at Black Hall Club. No team may win more than one prize.
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Transportation & Caddies: The use of a golf cart is mandatory and the cost is included in your entry fee.
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Withdrawals & Refunds: Refund less $25.00 administrative fee if requested prior to entry deadline. 50% refund after entry deadline and seven days prior to the event. Within seven days prior to the event there will be no refund. Any player who has competed in a qualifying round will be not be issued a refund if they are forced to withdraw from the championship proper.
All players are expected to complete the competition which they start. Acceptable reasons for withdrawal during a competition are physical injury, illness, or an emergency. Poor play is not an acceptable reason for withdrawal. A player who withdraws without an acceptable reason or without notifying CSGA personnel will be subject to suspension from future CSGA competitions. If a player is aware of a possibility of withdrawal (e.g. injury) he should notify the CSGA as soon as possible.
All players who start a round must return a scorecard personally to CSGA staff or a CSGA official even if they are officially withdrawing. Players who withdraw also must sign and attest that the hole by hole scores are correct for the fellow-competitor's scorecard they were keeping and return that card to the fellow-competitor or another marker in the group. Players who do not follow this policy will be subject to suspension from future CSGA competitions.
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Conditions of Entry: By submitting an entry for any CSGA-administered competition, the contestant understands that his/her participation is at the sole discretion of the CSGA. A contestant may be removed from any competition at the discretion of the CSGA staff or Competitions Committee at any time before or during the competition. Incidents of unbecoming conduct or actions deemed to be detrimental to the image of the CSGA or the “Spirit of the Game” are grounds for such removal and suspension from future CSGA-administered competitions. These include, but are not limited to the following:
1) Willful damage of the golf course or golf course property
2) Club throwing or unnecessary club tossing
3) Offensive or unbecoming language
4) Public criticism of golf course or verbal abuse of CSGA staff, officials, volunteers, host club staff or other contestants
5) Potential endangerment of others
6) Conduct deemed unbecoming
View Complete CSGA Tournament Policies
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