2018 GWGA Tournaments

Jekyll Island - 4 ball

DATE: April 23rd and 24th


    

SITE: Jekyll Island Golf Club, Indian Mound & Pine Lakes (912) 635-2368
 

FORMAT: 36 holes of Four-Ball stroke play (net-95% hdcp allowance). Teams play as a field. Field limited to 128 teams. 


HANDICAP: April 1st handicap revision used in accordance with USGA recommendations and Slope Handicap System. Handicap indexes above the allowed maximum index of 23.2 will be adjusted down to this maximum for play in the Four- Ball tournament. The Tournament Chair reserves the right to confirm and adjust any Handicap index. 


ELIGIBILITY: Both contestants must be residents of Georgia and be members of GWGA. A player may join GWGA until the close of entries – April 2, 2018. 


ENTRY: Enter as a team. No single entries or walk-ins accepted. Click the button below for registration. The TOTAL TEAM FEE is $300 and must accompany the Entry Form. This fee includes the Tournament fee, green fees, cart fees, tournament prizes, tee gift, bag storage and taxes for two days plus range balls for tournament days. Practice Round at the Pine Lakes course is available at player’s cost for $35. Call for tee times at 912-635-2368. 

  

Entries must be received by 6:00 p.m., April 2, 2018. Acceptance notices will be mailed/emailed after entries close to the team member with lowest handicap index. Tournament roster will be available @ www.gwga.org by April 17th. 


If your team withdraws BEFORE April 9, 2018 at 6:00 p.m., $270 will be refunded. 


AFTER THAT TIME, NO TEAM FEES WILL BE REFUNDED UNLESS THERE IS A WAITING LIST. 


CANCELLATION: Notify Marie Daniel at 770-833-4911 or marie.daniel1030@gmail.com
 

REGULATIONS: GWGA Tournament shall be in accordance with The USGA RULES OF GOLF and Policies and Procedures established by the Georgia Women’s Golf Association.
Caddies, pull carts and private carts are not permitted. Competitors shall wear appropriate golf attire. Only non-metal spikes are permitted. Cell phones must be turned off on the course.
 

The Board of Directors reserves the right to approve or reject entries and refund deposited monies at any time before and throughout the competition.Distance measuring devices will be allowed to measure distance only. The use of devices that measure other conditions that might affect a player’s play (e.g. wind or gradient) is not permitted. NO CELL APPLICATIONS MAY BE USED. 


REGISTRATION: Jekyll Island Golf Clubhouse, GWGA Registration Desk. Each Team must register by 1:00 p.m., Sunday, April 22, 2018. 


Emergencies call GWGA Registration (912) 635-2368. An authorized individual may register for contestants, provided they supply all necessary information. 


REGISTRATION DESK HOURS: Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM 


AWARDS: The GWGA Director’s Trophy will be awarded to the 1st Place winners who will share possession for one year. In addition, they will be awarded an engraved prize. All winners will be awarded gift certificates to be redeemed in the Golf Shop at the Jekyll Island Golf Club. Approximately 1/3 of the field will receive awards.
 

HOLE-IN-ONE TROPHY is awarded to the competitor(s) scoring a hole-in-one in the competition. 


Tournament results will be available on the website— www.gwga.org 


ACCOMMODATIONS: 

 

Westin Jekyll Island 

Island View $199 per night – plus taxes & resort fees Ocean View $219 per night – plus taxes & resort fees (refer to the GA Women’s Golf Association) Reservation cut-off date March 23, 2018 912-319-2842 1-888-627-8316 


Days Inn & Suites 

Islandside $109.00 – plus taxes & resort fees Oceanside $119.00 – plus tax & resort fees No pets
912-635-9800 

Reservation cut-off date March 22, 2018 (refer to the GA Women’s Golf Association) 


Hampton Inn & Suites 

Standard room $154 – plus tax & resort fees Suite $174 – plus tax & resort fees
(refer to the GA Women’s Golf Association) Reservation cut-off date March 22, 2018 Check-out 11:00am 

912-635-3733 

  

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS SUNDAY, APRIL 22 

 

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM 

6:00 PM 


REGISTRATION
Jekyll Island Golf Clubhouse PRACTICE ROUND
$35 players cost
Pine Lakes Reserved for GWGA Call (912) 635-2368 for tee time 

OPEN BUSINESS MEETING
(All members are encouraged to attend, come as you are)
Jekyll Club Ballroom
Followed by reception and cash bar 

 

MONDAY, APRIL 23 

7:30 to Clubhouse open for breakfast 10:30 AM 

9:00 AM FIRST ROUND OF PLAY shotgun start 


TUESDAY, APRIL 24 

7:30 to Clubhouse open for breakfast 10:30 AM 

9:00 AM SECOND ROUND OF PLAY shotgun start 

Georgia State Amateur

DATE: July 23rd thru 25th 


SITE: Cartersville Country Club