2020 UDH Open

March 21, 2020

Wadi al Saeed Golf Club, Udhailiyah, Saudi Arabia  

             
Read all details before proceeding to sign up.

1. ENTRIES
1.1 Entry fee of 350 SAR per entrant. Deadline for tournament entry is March 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm. Payment will be required before play begins on March 21, 2020. Prepayment is allowed for those that live locally, however no refund will be allowed after March 20, 2020 at 4:00 pm.  If you are signed up to play on March 20, 2020, you are required to pay the entrance fee as the club would have purchased items counting on your participation. Payment may be made to Josh Olson, Tate Abel or Mauricio Pazos in advance or at the registration table on the morning of the event.

1.2 Registration can be completed by clicking on the link located on the bottom of this page. Please include the number of guests that will accompany you for the lunch in the comments section of the sign up page.  The total entrants are limited to 62. In the event of entries exceeding the limit, entrants numbered above the limit will be alternates. Should an accepted entrant withdraw, alternates will be immediately notified. (Sign up by clicking on link at the bottom of this page)

1.3 Entrants must possess an Aramco ID or Contractor ID granting them access to Udhailiyah Community. No gate passes will be created by tournament organizers for entrants.

1.4 Lunch will be provided for players. SAR75 charge for each extra lunch attendee. All non-players/guests must purchase a voucher to eat lunch. 

1.5 The committee reserves the right to limit and/or restrict the number of entrants from any one club or golf society. 

1.6 If a competitor withdraws, no substitute will be accepted unless prior approval has been obtained from the tournament committee.

2. QUALIFICATIONS
2.1 Open to professional and amateur golfers who are current members of a golf club or golf society.

2.2 The tournament is restricted to golfers having a current active handicap of 24 or lower for men and 32 or lower for women. Higher handicap players will be accepted, but their handicaps will be reduced to the maximum allowed handicap.
                    
2.3 Players must play off their current handicap on the day of the competition.  Handicaps will be verified on the day of play.


3. RULES
3.1 Play will be conducted according to the rules of the USGA, the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, the Saudi Aramco Golf Association (SAGA) and Wadi al Saeed Golf Club Local Rules.

3.2 Only one round mat per player will be accepted on the tournament day.

3.3 Players are not allowed to sweep the browns, if required, it has to be done by the assigned sweeper.


4. PLAY
4.1 Stroke over 18 holes on March 21, 2020.

4.2 Shotgun starts at 9:00 am.

4.3 Golf carts may be used, but players must make their own arrangements. We can not guarantee a ride for all players, please be sure to bring your own walking trolley in the event that you have to walk.


5. DECISIONS
5.1 The decisions of the tournament committee on all matters of competition play shall be final.


6. DRAW
6.1 The draw will be performed by the committee and will include consideration for gross and net competitors as well as visitors, who when possible will be matched with local members. The draw will be posted in the Wadi al Saeed Clubhouse and on the tournament website on Thursday, March 20, 2020.


7. STARTING
7.1 Players shall report to the registration table no later than 8:30am on March 21, 2020. Playing groups will be assembled in the club house parking lot at 8:45am and sent to their tee box at 8:55am. Order of play will be governed by lowest handicap first. The player must start at the time designated by the committee.

8. TIES
9.1 Players tied for the top three positions for Gross play will participate in a sudden death playoff on hole 9 Tiger Tees (men) or Men's Tees (for women).  If a tie continues, between any of the original playoff players, the hole will be re-played for a maximum of three times.  If a tie still remains, a closest to the pin shot on hole 13 will decide the winning position(s). 

9.2 Other ties in the competition (Net scores) will be decided by count back from hole 18, 17, 16, etc. until 3 positions are established.


9. PRIZES
10.1 The 2020 Udhailiyah Open Champion will be the person returning the lowest gross score over 18 holes. The Net Champion will be the player with the lowest net score over 18 holes. 


Championship Competition:
18-Hole: 1st, 2nd, 3rd Low Gross
18-Hole: 1st, 2nd, 3rd Low Net

       
Course Prizes
Two Longest Drive and Two Closest to the Pin. Holes will be announced on the day of play.


Questions should be directed to Josh Olson at jolson@saeslearning.com.

SIGN UP HERE!

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to sign up for the 2020 Udhailiyah Open on March 21, 2020 at the WASGC.

**Please disregard the 'choose your options' portion of the sign up sheet. Fill in personal information (name, contact, handicap and shirt size) and click "submit and invoice" to sign up. All tournament fees will be made via cash to a WASGC board member or on the day of play.