Entry Conditions and Event Details :
1. Entry Fee : £10.
2. Closing Date for Receipt of Entries: 2nd August 2018 23.00
3. Championship Format : The County Juniors Championship will be decided over 18 Holes of “Medal Strokeplay”. The starting field is not normally limited but remains subject to review by the Tournament Committee. Any ties will be settled in accordance with the provisions of CUGC General Condition 11. The competitor returning the lowest gross score will receive the Cookson/Griffiths U16 Championship Trophy and a memento; the lowest gross score returned by a player aged under 14 on the 1st January will receive the Caröe/Cookson U14 Championship Trophy and a memento. An under 14 player may win both Championship age group categories. A Prize for the leading nett score will also be awarded, gross score winners are not eligible for nett prizes. At the discretion of the Tournament Committee a prize may be awarded in an U12 nett category.
4. Handicap and Age Restrictions : Competitors must have a current “Competitive” playing handicap not exceeding 28, which must be an official CONGU UHS Handicap. All players must be aged under 16 years on the 1st of January of the current year. Entrants must understand and ensure that the requirements of CUGC General Condition 14 are complied with.
5. Competitors should note that all County Championships are conducted according to the CUGC General Conditions for Championships and the CUGC Standing Local Rules. Copies of these regulations are attached and may be viewed on the County Website www.cheshiregolf.org.uk.
6. Each Entrant must be a male Member of an Affiliated Golf Club in the Cheshire Union of Golf Clubs; or he must have been born in Cheshire and be a male Member of an Affiliated Club in another County. He must not have taken part in a Stroke or MatchPlay Golf Championship of another County Union, or have represented another County Union during the current calendar year.
7. In the event that Entries exceed the field capacity a “Ballot” will be conducted based on the Entrants “exact” handicap at the time of the Ballot as confirmed by the England Golf CDH record, or as may be otherwise notified to the County Secretary in a form acceptable to him.
8. In all cases individual entry shall be made using the County website “On-Line Entry and Payment” facility, or by means of an official Entry Form, available for download from the County Website, this may be submitted by post or e mail. Entrants must include their “Competitive” Handicap and “CDH” number with their Entry; and:
a.) Both the entry and payment procedure must be fully completed and received by theCountySecretaryof the Cheshire Union of Golf Clubs at or before 12 noon on the stipulated closing date for entries. Any payment by Cheque should be made payable to the “Cheshire Union of Golf Clubs”.
b.) No entry fee will be refunded unless firm notice of withdrawal is received in writing or via E-Mail before the published closing date for entries, except for any entrant who may be balloted out and who does not subsequently compete.
c.) All entries shall be subject to the approval of the Tournament Committee who reserve the right to accept or refuse any entry without giving reason for its decision, which shall be final.
9. The draw for the Championship will be available for view on the County Website, an “on-line” results service will also be displayed during the Championship through the website.