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2018 TAAF Winter Games of Texas
January 13 – 14, 2018
Pearland, Texas
GOVERNED BY
USGA

RULES & ELIGIBILITY
USGA -- Rules & Article Adult & Junior Golf (T.A.A.F.)

9 HOLE ROUNDS – Holes 10-18 (Field limited to 20 per Division)
10-11 yrs -- Boys/Girls
12-13 yrs -- Girls

18 HOLE ROUNDS – All play will start on Hole #1 (Field limited to 20 per Division)
12-13 yrs -- Boys
14-15 yrs -- Boys/Girls
16-18 yrs -- Boys/Girls
19-49 yrs – Adult Men/Women
50-69 yrs – Adult Senior Men/Women
70+      yrs – Adult Super Senior Men/Women

REGISTRATION


SCHEDULE

MONDAY - FRIDAY, JANUARY 8-12, 2018
  • Practice rounds for 18-hole participants may be played at any time. Nine-hole juniors must tee off before 9am 
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, JANUARY 13-14, 2018
  • Progressive Tee Times starting on hole #1 (hole #10 for 9 hole Juniors), both days, starting at 7:30 a.m.
  • Play will be in groups of 3 or 4 and 10-minute intervals will be used.
  • Contestants will be paired on Sunday based on Saturday’s scoring.
FORMAT
  • Individual Stroke Play – Each player is playing their own ball.  All USGA rules apply. Stroke play competition consists of each competitor completing each hole of a stipulated round.  Nine stroke limit in effect.  Score cards MUST be signed and attested at the conclusion of each round to be official.

AWARDS
  • The top 3 places in each flight will receive medals.
  • Awards Presentations will take place immediately at the conclusion of play for each flight.
ON COURSE WATER BOTTLES
  • Bottled water for players and caddies will be available at the #1 & #10 tees.

TEE TIMES RULES
  • The annual tournament is open to amateurs only.
  • U.S.G.A. rules will govern play. The tournament will also be governed by the local ground rules of the site chosen for the tournament.
  • Each city may send all individuals directly to the state tournament.
  • The state tournament will consist of a 36 hole medal play (low gross) tournament except for the following divisions: girls 10 – 11; girls 12 – 13; boys 10 – 11which will be an eighteen (18) hole tournament, playing nine (9) holes each day.
  • Division will be as follows:
    • Girls 10-11 Special Tees
    • Girls 12 – 13 Special Tees
    • Girls 14 – 15 (18) Red Tees
    • Girls 16 – 18 (18) Red Tees
    • Boys 10-11 Special Tees
    • Boys 12-13 (18) Red Tees
    • Boys 14-15 (18) Black Tees
    • Boys 16-18 (18) White Tees
    • Women ALL Divisions Red Tees
    • Men 19-49 Blue Tees
    • Men Senior & Super Senior Black Tees
  • Caddies *Caddies can be relatives, friends, etc. *Only caddies will have direct contact with players during each round. Spectators will be required to remain at a distance from caddies and players. *Caddies will be required to wear an “official caddie” t-shirt. There will be no exceptions *Caddie t-shirts will be available for purchase at check-in. *Caddies and players may use pull carts. *Caddies may rent a cart to carry the player’s bag, but Junior players must walk. Spectators cannot ride with caddies.
 
PRACTICE
  • Practice rounds can be scheduled for registered athletes any time by calling 713-773-9603.  Special pricing the week of the tournament will be as follows.  Juniors 9 holes walking $10.  Juniors 18 holes walking $15.  18 Holes with cart $25.  Pearland Golf Club reserves the right to pair up singles in carts.  Requesting a single cart will be an additional $16.  All Fees subject to 8.25% Sales Tax.  (Juniors playing holes 10-18 MUST tee off before 9am)

LOCATION
Pearland Golf Club
3123 Flower Field Lane
Pearland, TX 77584

WEBSITE
www.pearlandgolfclub.com