Jamison Cup Inter-Club Finals
Conducted by the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association
Played for the Thomas Jamison Cup
October 2, 2017 at Shepherd’s Rock at Nemacolin Woodlands, Farmington, PA
FORMAT: 36 holes of stroke play. Four-man WPGA Member Club teams, count the top three scores of four for each stipulated round. The starting field will be limited to 18 club teams.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to four player teams of amateur golfers from the same WPGA Member Club as follows:
Amateur golfers that are affiliated with a WPGA Member Club as of May 1, 2017.
Amateur golfers residing in the Western Pennsylvania district as of April 1,2017.
Handicap index must be held at the club in which a competitor intends to play for.
If a player is in doubt of their eligibility for this competition, they should contact the Association office. The Committee reserves the right to select the most representative field and submission of entry does not guarantee field acceptance. The starting field will be selected on September 13th. Entries without an active handicap index may be subject to rejection. Handicap index renewals may be done at the applicable clubs.
PRIZES: A trophy will be awarded to each player on the winning team, medalist and a plaque will be awarded to the winning club. The Jamison Cup is a WPGA Honor Roll and WPGA Palmer Cup Team points event. Please see the Honor Roll Center for applicable points table.
ENTRIES (Fee & Closing Date): Team entry must be done by contacting the WPGA Director of Competition via phone or email. Teams must be submitted to the Association by 5:00 P.M. E.D.T., by Wednesday, September 13, 2017, to be considered. Players roster must be submitted by Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Final bill will be sent to clubs following the close of competition. Entry fee includes: Greens Fees, Cart Fee, Range Fee, Locker Fee, Prizes, Trophies, lunch between rounds and light hors d'oeuvres following round two.
The committee reserves the right to accept late entries. Late entries will only be accepted via online entry, and these entries will be placed on a waiting list to fill spots if they become available.
REGULATIONS AND INFORMATION:
A. Carts are permitted for the championship and players may bring their own caddies or carry their own bags during the championship.
B. It is a condition of competition that shoes with traditionally designed spikes,regardless of composition, or spikes comprised either entirely or partially of metal, regardless of design, are prohibited during the championship.
C. Play will be governed by the USGA Rules of Golf, conditions stated on the WPGA Rules of Play card, and other Local Rules as posted.
D. Proper attire is mandatory in all phases of the championship. Shirts with collars and sleeves are required. Shorts of Bermuda length or longer are acceptable.
E. A tie for first place shall be decided immediately upon completion of play with a hole-by-hole playoff.
F. Players falsifying a Handicap Index may be subject to indefinite suspension from WPGA Championships.
G. Starting times and other information will be available on the WPGA web site(http://www.wpga.org) approximately one week before the championship. Players unable to retrieve starting times should call the WPGA office (412-826-2180).
NOTICE: By submission of this entry, I agree to the following:
I have read and understand the entry requirements and championship regulations.
I agree that there are certain risks inherent in golf and accept personal and sole liability for such risks including but not limited to health risks.
This entry is subject to rejection at any time (including during the Championship) by the WPGA. The reason may include unbecoming conduct.
The WPGA may reject an entry application, revoke an accepted application, expel from a Championship and/or suspend a player from future championships if the player engages in conduct detrimental to the integrity and image of the game of golf and/or public confidence in the WPGA. Such conduct may include but is not limited to, damage to the golf course or the players’ equipment, verbal or physical abuse of spectators,officials, volunteers or staff, blatant and excessive profanity, disorderly behavior, failure to abide by club/course rules or any other unbecoming conduct.
Responsibility for ensuring entry is received by the WPGA prior to the specified deadline is mine alone and that this application may be automatically rejected by the WPGA if received by after such date and time.
Risk of delay or error in transmission is solely with me and that the WPGA has no liability with respect to any such delay or error and the consequences therefrom, including the entry not being accepted.