The Worcester Open is a Boland Golf Union sanctioned event and counts towards the Boland Order of Merit.
Conditions of play: The Championship will be played in accordance with the Rules of Golf as approved by the R&A Ltd. and the Bye Laws and Local Rules as approved by the Boland Golf Union. The Championship is open to any amateur golfer who is a full or junior member of a club affiliated to a Union or Association recognised by the SAGA.
Entries: The field size will be a maximum of 120 players and Worcester Golf Club have the right to ballot entries in a manner as they deem fit. The decision of Worcester Golf Club as to the acceptance or refusal of any entry shall be final. Entries must be submitted on the prescribed form.
Entrance Fee: R380-00 per player which includes playing fees, lunch with a drink. (Payment must accompany the entry form.) Bank deposits may be made to Worcester Golf Club, ABSA, Account number 1035 440 310, branch code 632005.
Closing date: Entries close at 12h00 on Wednesday, 9 January 2019. Late entries, entries without the necessary payment or proof thereof and entries not on the prescribed form will not be accepted.
Ties: In the event of a tie for first place, the tied players will immediately continue in a sudden death playoff until a winner is determined.
Draw & Starting Times: The draw will be conducted by the Boland Golf Union. Any competitor who is absent from the tee when called upon to start will be liable for disqualification or penalty under Rule 6.3.
Decisions: The Tournament Organizing Committee will deal with decisions and disputes of any kind.
Courtesy of Course: The courtesy of Worcester Golf Club will be extended at a rate determined by the club to entrants for practice in the week prior to the Open pending availability. Kindly contact the club at 023 342 7482.
Golf dress: Only recognized golfing attire will be accepted.