Official Golf Matches Participation Rules

Who can and who can not participate...

There are three (3) categories of golfers:

  • Adult (age 18 years and older)

  • Juniors (ages 12 years - 17 years)

  • Children (age 11 years and younger)

 

Who can participate in official club golf matches:

  • Adult full-time members in good standing with an established USGA Playing Handicap or a Provisional Handicap (see “How to obtain a golf handicap”).

  • Adult temporary members in good standing with an established USGA Playing Handicap or a Provisional Handicap (see IV).  They can, however, not participate for match prizes.

  • The Club’s Golf Pro.  He/she can, however, not participate for match prizes.

  • Junior members, only if:

    • his/her USGA Playing Handicap is 24 or less and

    • all his/her flight partners do not mind to play with him/her.

  • Adult guests (non-members) with an established USGA Playing Handicap. They can, however, not participate for match prizes.

Children are not allowed to participate in official club matches.

 

The order of preference of participation in case of a full field (more than 52 participants) is:

  1. Adult full-time members with an established USGA Playing Handicap.

  2. Junior members (see II. 4.)

  3. Adult full-time members with a Provisional Handicap.

  4. Golf Pro’s

  5. Adult temporary members with an established USGA Playing Handicap.

  6. Adult temporary members with a Provisional Handicap.

  7. Adult Guests*

*Employees of the Club are not allowed to participate as guests and can only play in “open” tournaments.