Jun 052013



Florida LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Championship

Registration: HERE

*Update* Caddies are allowed and encouraged in all divisions!

Hosted by LPGA*USGA Girls Golf – Indian River Chapter

Grand Harbor Golf Club – Vero Beach, FL

Saturday – Sunday, July 27 & 28, 2013

Formats of Play

Age Groups Yardages    Number of Holes   Number of Days   Format of Play

       16 – 18        5400         18 Holes                 2               Individual – Stroke Play

       13 – 15        4900         18 Holes                 2               Individual – Stroke Play

       13 – 18        2450         9 Holes                   2               Individual – Stroke Play NEW

      10 – 12        2200          9 Holes                  2               Teams of 2 – Scramble

      9 & Under  1900           9 Holes                 2               Teams of 2 – Scramble

SNAG Golf Division            9 Holes                 1               Teams of 2 – Scramble

Note: Players in the team format may register as a team or individually. Individual player will be matched with other players in the same age group by the Tournament Committee.

Note: The Florida LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Champion will be awarded to players at 5400 yards. Players from the 13-15 age group may play up.

Tee Gifts will be presented to each player.

Schedule of Activities – Grand Harbor Golf Club

Saturday – Round 1 – Tee times for all players – First tee time at 1:00 p.m.

         Individual / Team photographs prior to the start of play

Sunday – Round 2 – 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start followed by tee times for 9 hole players

        Sub Sandwiches – Chips – Soft Drinks

        Pick Up Individual / Team photographs

Awards    Commemorative Wall Plaques for INDIVIDUAL & TEAM winners.

Inclement Weather:

In the event of inclement weather, the tournament will be reduced from the number of holes originally planned. In this event, scores will be converted to (+ or -) in relationship to par to determine results.

Golf Carts / Caddies for Ages 9 & Under

Golf carts will be available to OFFICIALS and SPECTATORS.

Caddies are allowed for all players.

Spectator Carts

Spectator carts are permitted and may be rented from the Golf Shop. Spectator carts must either remain on cart paths or rough areas. Spectators (walking or in carts) must remain at least 30 yards (short pitch shot) from players. Exception: Players ages 9 & under + all SNAG Golf players may have parents serving as caddies.

Official Accommodations

SHS LogoThe official hotel of the Florida LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Championship is SpringHill Suites at 5115 Indian River Blvd, Vero Beach, FL 32967 Phone: (772) 978-9292. Mention the Indian River Golf Foundation for discounted rates, or book online at www.marriott.com/mlbvb and use corporate code 4IR.

Notice to Competitors & Local Rules Sheet

A Notice to Competitors outlining all details of the event will be distributed in advance by e-mail to all participants. A Local Rules Sheet will be listed on the back of the Notice to Competitors. Both will be distributed on the first day prior to the start of play.

Registration and Entry Fees (Scholarships Available):

Registration: HERE

Entry Fees: $70 for 18 Hole Division Players – $50 for 9 Hole Division Players

SNAG Golf: $20