WALES OPEN, South Wales - 3 rounds
|30 Apr 2024||ASHBURNHAM||Entries|
|01 May 2024||PENNARD||Entries|
|02 May 2024||ROYAL PORTHCAWL||Entries|
CLOSING DATE is 30 March 2024 for event WALES OPEN, South Wales - 3 rounds
The Closing Date is the date up to which we can guarantee the prices displayed below. We can accept entries after the closing date but the prices may increase and payments can only be made by calling our offices.
WALES OPEN – SOUTH WALES
PLAY THREE SUPERB COURSES INCLUDING
WALES’ #1 HOST to the 2023 SENIOR OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
Tuesday 30th April – Thursday 2nd May 2024
Three rounds of golf on superb Welsh courses – see below;
Three rounds counting towards the 2023/24 Order of Merits;
Prizes for each round plus the overall winner.
Optional Accommodation: We have reserved ten rooms in the Delta hotel by Marriott Swansea on Tuesday, 30 April and Wednesday 1 May. Available on a first come first served basis.
2 nights B&B at the Delta Hotel by Marriott Swansea (check in Tue 30th April – depart Thu 2nd May).
Tue 30th Ashburnham ( 6th in Wales ) times from 11:00
Wed 1st Pennard ( 3rd in Wales ) times from 12:00
Tues 2nd Royal Porthcawl ( 1st in Wales – 27th in UK ) times from 11.20
Golf Only (3 Rounds) £560
3 Rounds including 2 nights B&B £692
Single supplement (2 nights) £112
Non golfer £182
Additional night in twin / double room £66pp
Additional night in a single room £122
Address: Delta Hotels Swansea, Trawler Rd, Maritime Quarter, Swansea, Wales, SA1 3SS
Tel: +44 1792 642020 Website: www.marriott.com
Daily Draw: The draws for the first two rounds will be on the website at least 48 hours before the first round. The draw for the last round will be made in score order. On Thursday the leaders will go out last.
Format: The scoring format each day will be individual Stableford with Playing Handicap being 95% of Course Handicap. All rounds will count towards the GAGT Order of Merits.
Handicap: All four rounds will be run under the WHS system but scores will not automatically be forwarded to England Golf clubs due to the fact that England and Wales operate on a different WHS system.
You MUST return your daily scores to your golf club and the easiest way to do this is to forward the email from Golf Genius, which you will receive after each round and which provides details of your scores.
GAGT Overseas Handicap System (OHA): Where appropriate handicaps will be adjusted after each round in line with the GAGT OHA system, details of which we can provide. Any adjustments will not affect your club Handicap Index.
Prizes: There will be prizes for the leading three scores each day.
Prizes will be in the form of vouchers for the Tour as follows:
Daily vouchers: 1st - £100, 2nd - £70, 3rd - £50 Overall vouchers: 1st - £175, 2nd £150, 3rd - £125.
Nearest the Pin: There will be two Nearest the Pins for each round. The prize will be a £25 GAGT voucher.
GAGT Order of Merit: Merit points will be awarded on the basis of 100pts to the winner, 99pts for runner up, 98pts for third and so on.
You will need to be a current member of the GAGT to qualify for merit points.
You can check your membership status and join by calling Kelly / Debbie on 0345 466 2222. The subscription fee is £40 for 12 months from the day you join
Dress: No formal dress i.e jacket & tie not required.
Sweep: There will be an optional sweep of £30, £10 per round and this will be collected in cash when you check in before the first round. The sweep will be paid out daily for the leading three scores and anyone who scores a two.
Buggies & Electric Trollies: Buggies & Electric Trollies are not included. Buggies & Electric Trollies are limited in availability and will need to be booked in advance. If you require a Buggy or Trolley, please contact the Golf Club directly.