Tournament Format & Conditions


1. The Tournament will be played over 90 holes (5 rounds on 5 courses).


2. The courses will be Pilar GC, Olivos GC, San Andres GC, Chapelco GC, Llau Llau GC.


Tricky approach at Buenos Aires Golf Club3. The event will be played in Stableford format.


4. Competitors will play off their lowest current club handicap.  Maximum handicaps: Men 24 and Ladies 36 (3/4 stroke allowance will be given).

Please note that no prizes will be presented unless amateurs are in possession of their current handicap certificates.


5. Lady competitors will play from the Ladies’ tees and will receive a stroke allowance in accordance with the ladies stroke index. In accordance with the USGA Slope Rating System each golf course will be set up so that both male amateurs and lady amateurs will play a golf course of equal difficulty.  If this is not possible courtesy shots will be awarded.

There will also be daily competitions and other prizes on offer including Longest Drive and Nearest the Pin.


6. In the event of a tie for leading positions, team prizes will be based on:-


a)  The lowest score for the final round and if still a tie

b)  The lowest score for holes 10-18 in the final round

c)   The lowest score for holes 13-18 in the final round

d)  The lowest score for holes 16-18 in the final round

e)  The lowest score for the 18th hole in the final round and if still a tie

f)   Matchplay, scores taken hole by hole for the final round starting at hole number.


7. The event will be run according to the Argentina Golf (AG) Tournament Rules, a copy of which will be posted on the tournament noticeboard.  Additional copies are available from the starter.


8. If there is any doubt regarding a rule during play and competitors are unable to contact the AG Official, they should invoke the second ball rule (Rule 3-3), stating which ball they wish to score with, and refer the incident at the end of the round to the AG official for a decision.


9. The decision of the AG official is final.



Argentina Golf reserve the right to change the format of the tournament in circumstances beyond their control and in doing so will provide the best alternative.

Use of golf carts for will be allowed.

Players will be allowed to wear shorts subject to the club dress code.

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