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Schedule and Location
DATE TBD

Greater Fort Lauderdale Area Location TBD

Events
18 Holes – Scratch – GF018
36 Holes – Scratch – GF036

Florida Senior Games Qualifying Rules
Top 5 in each age group at a Series Qualifier site. Participants that qualify in one Golf event are eligible for all Golf events. (Note: qualifying is only applicable to the Florida resident divisions).

Entry Requirements
1.  18 Hole Golf entry fee is $80 for Florida residents and $90 for non-residents and includes an event t-shirt, greens fees, cart fees and lunch. T-shirts will be distributed on-site at designated competition check-in time. Competitors in 18 Hole tournament will only be eligible for awards for the 18 Hole competition.

2.  36 Hole Golf entry fee is $150 for Florida residents and $160 for non-residents. Competitors in 36 Hole tournament will only be eligible for awards for the 36 Hole competition.

3.  All entries must be received by November 20, 2021 at www.floridaseniorgames.com. Late entries may be accepted at the discretion of the Event Director. Athletes registering after November 20, 2021 will not be guaranteed a t-shirt and may be subject to a $10 late fee.

4.  Golfers must provide their own clubs and balls.

5.  Golf cart use during official competition is mandatory.

6.  Foursome assignments will be made by the Event Director.

7.  Appropriate golf attire is required. Collared shirts, non-denim slacks and golf shorts are acceptable. Soft spikes or tennis shoes are the only acceptable footwear.

8.  PGA members may compete as long as they are not on the PGA Tour and adhere to the definition of a professional. The Florida Sports Foundation has the right to determine professional status.

Format
1.  The tournament will be 18-hole and 36-hole medal play. Handicaps are not used.

2.  Fourth place ribbons will be awarded in addition to Gold, Silver and Bronze medals for Florida residents. Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to top overall athletes if non-residents are in contention for medals.

3.  Each day, prizes will be given for men and women best overall score, longest drive and closest to the pin.

Sports Rules
1.  This tournament will be conducted in accordance with United States Golf Association (USGA) rules, except as modified herein. Local rules will also be in effect.

2.  Spectators are permitted on the course but must remain at least 25 feet away from tee boxes, fairways and greens.  A limited number of rental carts will be available on a first come basis.

3.  Caddies are not permitted.

4.  USGA rules regarding coaching will be strictly enforced.

5.  USGA rules regarding pace of play will be observed.

6.  Range finders of any type are permitted.

7.  In the event of a tie between 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, the USGA tie-breaking procedure of matching scorecards will be implemented. The player with the best score on the last nine holes will win the higher medal. If players have the same score for the last 9 holes, the last 6 holes will be compared, then 3 holes and then finally the 18th hole.

8.  Dress Code: Men must wear slacks or shorts excluding denim jeans, bathing suits or trunks. Shirts must be worn at all times and must have sleeves. No cutoffs, tank-top shirts, muscle shirts or commercial tee shirts will be allowed. Appropriate mock turtleneck and turtleneck shirts are allowed. Women must wear appropriate tops, skirts, culottes or shorts excluding cut-off jeans, bathing suits and workout attire. Appropriate tops do not include halter-tops or tank tops. No personal coolers or any food or beverage products not supplied by the club are allowed on the course.

Hotel
Hotel information is forthcoming.

Registration
Registration information is forthcoming.

Contacts
FSF Staff Contact
OJ Hill
(850) 577-7207 or ojhill@playinflorida.com

State Director
Frank Anderson
(352) 222-5385 or fandersoniii@cox.net

Media
Nick Gandy
(850) 322-3404 or media@playinflorida.com