Rules & Regulations

The Tournament

The Tournament consists of a single round of 18 holes and be played at Singapore Island Country Club (SICC) in accordance with the rules currently adopted by the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews (R&A), the United States Golf Association (USGA) and the local rules of Singapore Island Country Club. The tournament will be based on Stableford points using True Peoria handicapping system.

Eligibility

The competition is open to all ANUG members and friends who are amateur golfers in accordance with the R&A’s and USGA’s Rules of Amateur Status and who have a current official handicap of 24 (men) and 36 (ladies) or less. All golfers are to have their own golfing insurance.

Entrance Fee: S$260 per golfer, SICC member: S$140

Divisions/Handicapping

There shall be no classification of division.

Ture Peoria handicapping system (based on 12 average holes result) will be used to compute a handicap of the day for each player.

Dress Code

The Dress Code is as follows: Golf shoe with soft spikes, collared tee shirt and proper tailored trousers/shorts. All competitors are reminded of basic golfers’ etiquette and courtesy when on the course. No shorts and slippers are allowed for dinner.

Tee-off

Tee-off by shotgun with 1 or 2 flights at every tee boxes. All competitors are to be at the buggy bay by 12.45pm. Competitors shall tee-off in white tee for men and red tee for ladies in order of the draw. Latecomers will not be eligible for Hole-in-One prize and may be disqualified. No substitution or mutual interchange of flight shall be permitted.

Speed up play

To speed up play, players who are no longer in contention at any hole are urged to pick up ball, record score as double par and proceed to the next tee. Also, ball within putter length is a “gimme”, pick up ball and add one stroke to your score.

Inclement weather

In the event of inclement weather resulting in the inability for the tournament to continue, the event shall stand if half or more of the competitors have completed play (the results shall be based on the returned scores), otherwise, the prizes shall be awarded on the basis of a lucky draw. When warning of lightning is given, stop play immediately and proceed to shelters.

There shall be no refund or rain check given in the event of inclement weather.

Trophies & Prizes

Trophies will be given to the following:

ANUG/Nantah members: Overall Best Stableford: Nantah Trophy

Overall Best Gross: Trophy (sponsored by Mr. Chia Ban Seng)

Best Nett: Trophy (sponsored by Mr. Tan Yew Beng)

Best Stableford (Ladies): Trophy (sponsored by Mr. Twang Peh Jeow)

Individual: Top 15 players

In the event of a tie, the SiCC count back system shall be used to determine the winner.

Each competitor is allowed to win only one novelty prize as follows:

Novelty prizes: Hole-In-One, Par 3 of hole #15: S$XX,000 cash prize

Par 3 of hole #5: one unit of XXXX LED TV

Par 3 of hole #9: one unit of XXXX LED TV

Par 3 of hole #18: one unit of XXXX LED TV

Nearest-The-Pin (Par 3 hole #5, #9, #15, #18. (Self-marking)

Nearest-The-Line (hole #7 & #16, Self-marking)

If more than one golfer scores a Hole-In-One, the prize will be shared equally amongst the winners.

Any competitor who is currently in breach of the rules regarding Amateur status and is awaiting re-instatement is not eligible to win the Hole-In-One prize.

For Nearest-The-Pin and Nearest-the-Line, winners are requested to write their names on the flag (provided at the novelty holes) if their results are better than the previous winner, and witnessed by their flight mate.

Dinner & prize presentation

Dinner, prize presentation and lucky draw will be held at the SICC Ball Room at 6.30pm. All prizes must be collected personally.

Tournament Director’s decision

All complaints, protests and disputes shall be referred immediately to the Tournament Director, whose decision shall be final.

Tournament Director: Lee Bon Kwe (Tel: 9683 1339), assisted by: Pow Kim Meng (Tel: 9819 6455)

HAPPY GOLFING……… 祝各位球艺猛进。。。。。