CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP & WESTMORELAND CUP

COMPETITION DETAILS – CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP & WESTMORELAND CUP

1. Competitions being played for are as follows:

a. Comp A - 36 Hole Medal (Scratch). The Winner of this comp will be the Serving Member returning the best scratch medal score over 36 holes (Day 1 & 2 rounds) and will be awarded the Club Champion Trophy.

b. Comp B - 36 Hole Medal (Handicap). The Winner of this comp will be the Serving Member returning the best 36 hole handicap medal score over 36 holes (Day 1 & 2 rounds) and will be awarded the Westmoreland Cup.

c. Comp C - Best 18 Hole Medal (Handicap) Day One. The Winner of this comp will be the player returning the best 18 hole handicap medal score over the day one round. (Winners of competitions A, B and D are not eligible for this prize)

d. Comp D - Best 18 Hole Medal (Handicap) Day Two. The Winner of this comp will be the player returning the best 18 hole handicap medal score over the day two round. (Winners of competitions A, B and C are not eligible for this prize)

TIES

2. In the event of ties the following applies:

3. 36 Hole Competitions:

1) Club Championship. Sudden Death play Off. Holes 1,5 & 18 - repeat until winner.

2) Westmoreland Cup. The best score for the last eighteen holes wins, if there is still a tie then the last nine, then six, then three or the last hole. Further countback rules are available if there is still a tie.

4. 18 Hole Competitions. The best score for the last nine holes wins, then six, then three or the last hole.

PRIZES

5. A member who returns the best scores in both the Club Championship & Westmoreland may win both competitions but cannot be eligible for a prize in the individual 18 hole handicap competitions.

6. Precedence will be the winners in order, of the Club Championship, Westmoreland Cup, Day One 18 Hole Handicap Medal Competition and then Day Two 18 Hole Handicap Medal Competition.

7. Once these have been allocated, the runners up, again in order, of the Club Championship, Westmoreland Cup, Day One 18 Hole Handicap Medal Competition and then Day Two 18 Hole Handicap Medal Competition.

8. A separate 2’s pot will be running each day, this will be controlled by the Pro Shop on registration. 


COSTS & BREAKDOWN

9. The cost for both days for all competitors will be £10 less the 2’s pot. This will cover entry into all four competitions. The 2's pot will be £2 per day. 

10. Breakdown of prize funds will be (based on 60 entries and not including any % levy taken by the club):

a. Club Championship Fund - £180 (Approximately)

b. Westmoreland Cup Fund - £220 (Approximately)

c. Day 1 Handicap Medal Fund - £100 (Approximately)

d. Day 2 Handicap Medal Fund - £100 (Approximately)

RUNNING ORDER

11. The running order for Day 1 will be handicap order with the lowest handicapped players going off first.

12. Running order for day 2 will be promulgated after the scores from day one have been verified with the best scratch medal score from day 1 going off last then in reverse order.

NOTES:

Please be aware that this proposal has now been passed by the committee.

Yours

John Williams

BGC Comps Sec