Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Scottish student golf championships 2016

Where: Hosted by Moray Golf Club, Lossiemouth
When: Sunday, March 27 – Friday, April 1

Men: Sun R1: New Course, Mon R2: New Course, Tue R3: Old Course, R4: Old Course
Women: Sun R1: Old Course, Mon R2: New Course, Tue R3: New Course, R4: Old Course
Men – there will be a cut after 36 holes. Top 40+ ties
Women – there will not be a cut
General Information:
There will be a competitors meeting on Saturday evening at 8pm in the clubhouse – this is
not mandatory but will cover any local rules, weather information that may impact on your
competition, and will be your chance to ask any questions about the competition format.
Please remember that we are guests at Moray GC for this week and as such treat the
course and the clubhouse with the appropriate respect. This means ensuring that we are as
unobtrusive as possible (including ensuring equipment/shoes do not block the entrance to
the clubhouse).
The clocks GO FORWARD 1 HOUR on Saturday night. Please make sure that you
remember this for your tee time on Sunday morning and do not be late.
You should all have seen the start list on Intelligent Golf but please double check your R1
Tee Time
Please ensure that you sign in at Registration each day, which will be in the Clubhouse
(desired 30 mins but no later than 15 mins before tee time). Registration will open at 9am on
Sunday morning and approx. 1 hour before play on other days.
Pace of Play – see Appendix 1
Entered Teams:
St. Andrews
Highlands and Islands
Stirling I
Stirling II
Qualification from strokeplay element of Championships, with 6 of named 8 scores counting.
All teams qualify (up to 8) with seeding based on 36 hole totals of strokeplay Championships.
Team Selection:
Team for qualification named on entry of team through BUCScore.
Team for matchplay named at the conclusion of strokeplay competition – squads of 9.
Knock-out – QF Wednesday, SF Thursday, F Friday.
Top seed bye in QF.
No reseeding for SF
Entered Teams:
St. Andrews
There will not be a team match-play tournament for the women as a result of the lack of entries.
There will, instead, be an individual match play tournament.
Qualification will be for the top 8 women in the strokeplay tournament.
Seeding will be on finishing positions after 72 holes.
Knock out – QF Wednesday AM (18 holes), SF Wednesday PM (18 holes), F Thursday (36
Appendix 1: Pace of Play
• Groups should be aiming to complete their round within 4 hours
• Keep up with the group in front at all times
• If you feel that your group is losing ground, tell the other players in your group.
• Be ready and prepared to play your shot when it's your turn
• You have no more than 40seconds to play your shot when it becomes your turn. 10 extra seconds are allowed when a player is 1st to play on a par 3, from the fairway or a chip or putt
• Walk quickly between shots and play within 40seconds and you will NEVER be in any danger of being penalised
• Should any player partner continuously breach time allowed, please monitor and report to Tournament Director
• Leave your bag where you will exit the green and leave promptly upon finishing hole
• Play a provisional ball if your ball may be lost outside a hazard or out of bounds
• If you lose a hole, call the group behind through.