| Eligibility: ||Entries are open to two-person teams of amateur golfers who have an active MGA/GHIN Handicap Index at any public, private, semi-private, municipal or non-real estate MGA member course/club, who have reached their 55th birthday by May 22, 2017 and who have an combined Handicap Index not exceeding 12.0 (as determined by the April 15, 2017 Handicap Revision) or have completed their handicap certification.|
| Entry Procedures: ||Entries and fully paid entry fees must be received through the MGA Online Entry process by 5:00 pm EST on the published entry deadline. |
| Format: ||Competition will be 36 Holes at Four-Ball Stroke Play.
| Field: ||The field is limited to 164 teams. Entries will be on a first come, first served basis. Alternate teams will be notified of their playing status by the MGA office. |
2017 Exemptions (Upon receipt of the online registration and fee, the players in the following categories are exempt):
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| Schedule: ||Round 1 - May 22 (18 Holes)|
Round 2 - May 23 (18 Holes)
Any tie for first place will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff at Red Tail GC.
| Caddies &|
|Cart fee is included in entry fee for both Championship rounds. Caddies and pull carts (at the host club(s) discretion) are permitted.|
| Starting Times: ||Starting Times & Player Information will be emailed to all competitors shortly after the close of entries.
Courtesy practice privileges are at the discretion of the host club(s).
| Prizes: ||The James Shea Memorial Trophy and gold medals will be presented to the Champions. Merchandise certificates will be awarded and are only redeemable at the host site(s).|
| Trophy: ||James Shea Memorial Trophy|
| Inclement Weather/|
|Inclement Weather/Cancelled Round Stipulation; If 36 holes of competition cannot be completed as scheduled, the low 18-hole score from each site will be used to determine Co-Champions.|
| Addt'l Info: ||Click here to view MGA additional Policies & Procedures
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Competitors, who have submitted an entry for an MGA event and wish to withdraw for any reason, MUST notify the MGA office in writing (e-mail is acceptable and encouraged) or by phone. Entry fee will be refunded less a $20 administrative fee, regardless of reason, if the MGA is notified in writing or by phone seven days prior to each event (Championship, or Qualifier). Entry fee will be refunded less 50% for any withdrawals received less than seven days prior to each event.
If you have any questions or issues regarding this event, please contact Kevin Eldridge (774-430-9103 or email@example.com).