Title: The Midland Open Amateur Championship
Format: 72 Hole Scratch Medal.
Tees: 1st tee & 10th tee on Friday
1st Tee only on Saturday.
Time course closed to members: All day Friday (open 30 mins after last tee time). All day Saturday (open 30 mins after last group has passed through.
Scroll to bottom of page for online entry, downloading entry form, rules and a list of entrants.
The Midland Open Amateur Championship is now a Midland Order of Merit event with 150% points value available. Top 15 places will receive Order of Merit Points from 225 points for the Open Champion down to 15 points for 15th place.
CLUB DETAILS (Friday and Saturday)
Sandwell Park Golf Club
Tel: 0121 553 4637
Manager: Daniel Lowe
Professional: Daniel Lowe
Caterer: John Buchannon
Course Manager: Rob Lydon
MGU will provide meal tickets for the following
Players lunch - Sandwiches & chips on Friday 4th September
Players lunch - Sandwiches & chips on Saturday 5th September
Clubhouse: Smart casual - no golf shoes, no waterproofs, no head gear.
Course: Normal golfing attire.
Locality of registration desk: Main lounge near patio doors.
Leaderboard display will be located in the main bar.
HEALTH & SAFETY
First Aid: Pro shop staff and green keepers
There is easy access for an ambulance to the course if required
There is a helicopter landing facility if required
In the event of thunder and lightning the MGU will have a klaxon and will take responsibility: MGU storm monitor and hand-held klaxons. Club klaxons operated by Pro shop staff.
There is a large car park available with additional overflow parking if required.
Tees to be used: White
Pin positions will be set by the course manager - sensible & playable
Players will be provided with a pin position chart
Yardage markers: Posts & plates in fairway at 150 yards to centre of the greens.
Practice rounds will be available after the competition closing date on Monday 10th August and will be subject to availability. Practice rounds available for competitors only at £20.00 each and to be arranged direct with Daniel Lowe in the Pro shop.
Directions to find the course can be found on the club website http//www.sandwellparkgolfclub.co.uk/The contact for this competition is Neil HARRIS (07906 156701)