Women’s Texas Pinehurst

Panorama Golf Club
November 2-3

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION


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General Information

Date: November 2-3, 2020
Host Club: Panorama Golf Club
Address: 73 Greenbriar Drive, Conroe, TX 77304
Phone: (936) 209-7278
TGA Staff Contact: Tournament Manager, Andrea Daly

Entry & Eligibility Information

Entries Open: August 31, 2020 @ 9:00 a.m.
Entries Close: October 14, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.
Withdraw Date: October 14, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

Entry Fee: $480 per team

Eligibility: Entries are open to female amateur golfers with a certified WHS Handicap Index. Please reference TGA Policies and Procedures for further details, including Policies and Procedures, and Terms of Competition.

Entry Procedure: Entries accepted in order of entry except if the event is oversubscribed in the first 24 hours. In this case, the field will be filled by blind draw from the entries returned during the first 24 hours. Any player not drawn will be placed on the waiting list in blind draw order. All subsequent entries will be placed on the waiting list in order of entry.

Championship Information

Field Size: The field is limited to 50 teams.

Format: The championship will be 36-holes of Chapman Stroke Play (also known as Pinehurst Format). Two players play as partners, each playing from the teeing ground and each playing her partner’s ball for the second shot. After the second shot, partners select the ball with which they wish to score and play the ball alternately to complete the hole. The field will be pre-flighted by combined handicap index based on the October 26, 2020 handicap revision.

What’s Included: The entry fee includes greens fees, cart fees and range fees for the practice round and all championship rounds. The entry fee will also include a championship tee gift, and lunch after Rounds 1 and 2.

Hotel: There is no host hotel for the Women’s Texas Pinehurst. TGA Members can take advantage of Affinity Travel Benefits by utilizing their hotel search engine by clicking here.

Practice Round Information: Each player is allowed one (1) complimentary practice round at Panorama Golf Club on Sunday, November 1. Players must contact the host club golf shop starting Monday, October 5th and identify themselves as 2020 Women’s Texas Pinehurst players to schedule a practice round.

Registration Information: There will be no player registration for the 2020 Women’s Texas Pinehurst. Players may pick up the tee gift in scoring after Round 1.

Pairings Information: Pairings for Round 1will be made available online at www.txga.org by Friday, October 30 at 5:00 PM. Final Round pairings will be made available online following play of Round 1.

Prizes/Awards: Merchandise gift certificates redeemable at the host club golf shop will be awarded to the Overall Champions and First through Third in each flight.

Policies & Procedures

To ensure that competitors have the best possible experience when competing in the championship, it is helpful to be knowledgeable of Texas Golf Association (TGA) Policies and Procedures, Terms of Competition and Local Rules (Hard Card), as established by the association. For more information, please click here. For information specific to the Terms of Competition applicable to this championship, please see below:

Caddies: Caddies are not permitted during the championship.

TGA Cart Policy: Players must ride throughout the championship. Carts are limited to two (2) riders at a time and a maximum of two (2) carts per group. Players MUST share if applicable. Riding on the back of golf carts is prohibited.

TGA Medical Cart Request Policy

Spectators carts are prohibited. However, spectators in accordance of ADA compliance may request golf carts. Requests for golf carts must be supported by complete documentation, including the fully-completed Cart Request Form and the required accompanying medical documentation specified in that form for all first-time requests. Any medical cart request that is granted by the TGA will be good for that individual for the remainder of that calendar season. A request will not be deemed complete until all required information and documentation has been provided. For further information and details contact Director of Competitions – South Texas, John Cochran IV, [email protected].

Schedule of Events

All events will take place at Panorama Golf Club, unless otherwise noted. Championship schedule is subject to changes and additions.

Sunday, November 1
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Practice Round

Monday, November 2
8:00 AM – Round 1 Tee Times Begin (#1 and #10)
Following Play – Player Lunches

Tuesday, November 3
8:00 AM – Final Round Tee Times Begin (#1 and #10)
Following Play – Player Lunches

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