• The Melbourne District Veteran Golfers Association Inc.

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    • Handicap Bowl 2018 Conditions

    • THE MELBOURNE DISTRICT VETERAN GOLFERS ASSOCIATION ANNUAL HANDICAP EVENT for the BILL EDGAR MEMORIAL HANDICAP BOWL

      • Yarra Yarra Golf Club,  Monday, 4 June, 2018
      • Commonwealth Golf Club,  Monday 27 July. 2018

      CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

      Entrants must be a financial members of the MDVGA and have a current handicap - maximum handicap is 36

      There is no entry form as all eligible members who play in the first round will automatically be entered in the Handicap Bowl.

      There is no additional cost to play, just the normal entry fees for the two daily events

      All competitors will automatically be entered in the Stableford event of the day. (A, B & C Grades)

      The winner of the Scratch Championship is ineligible to play in the 2018 Handicap Bowl played June/July 2018. (however can play on the days for the usual A, B & C Grades)

       

      COMPETITION FORMAT

      This is a handicap Stableford competition to be played over two (2) rounds each of 18 holes.

      Only the top 8 players & ties will have a place reserved in the final round at Commonwealth & will be grouped together using a seeded draw.

      All other players regardless of their score from Round 1, may contest the final round however they will be required to reserve their own place in the field in the normal manner

      After the Final round, the player with the highest two round tally will be declared the winner.   In the event of a tie occurring, the winner will be decided by count-back with the Golf Australia approved system being used.

      If for any reason, either round is cancelled before all competitors have completed that round, the MDVGA Match Committee will either decide to reschedule the cancelled round or reduce the championship to an 18 hole event

      Any disputes will be decided by the MDVGA Match Committee whose decision will be final