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THE FANCOURT AMATEUR OPEN 2019

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THE FANCOURT AMATEUR OPEN 2019
(24th SUCCESSIVE YEAR)
TUESDAY 7TH – SUNDAY 12TH MAY 2019

The 24th successive Fancourt Amateur Open is being held from Tuesday 7th to Sunday 12th May 2019. The tournament is back into May month and we will be playing 2 rounds on Montagu and 2 rounds on Outeniqua which hopefully suits all our regular participants and all who enjoy the week.  Celebrate and swing into form at our fun-filled event which is held annually and attracts players both locally and abroad.    Format of play is a 72 hole Medal Competition for A division Players (0-9 handicap) and Individual Stableford for B Division Players (10 – 18 handicap).  A practice round on Montagu or Outeniqua is also included. For those on the package and residing at Fancourt, you do have the option to book the Links on Tuesday 7th or Sunday 12th May and therefore arrange your flight times accordingly.  Alternatively, if you would like to arrive on Monday 8th May, special accommodation rates are available and you will also be able to play the Links then as an option. Rates are indicated below.
  • Fancourt promises lightning fast greens and finely trimmed fairways throughout the event!
  • Amateurs entering with friends will definitely be paired together to ensure a really fun competitive time!
  • Daily prizes for 1st & 2nd in each division and overall prizes from 1st to 5th in each division will be awarded with trophies for the  Winners (1st to 5th) sponsored by Cutter & Buck, Tsogo Sun, Fancourt, Ernie Els Wines and more!
  • There is also a separate section for ladies with daily and overall prizes being awarded.
  • Entries will be accepted on a first come, first served basis, and priority will be given to amateurs on the package and participating in the full programme. 
  • Please note that the new Slope Handicap system will apply for the day on the course to be played. Tournament Director reserves the right to adjust handicaps if necessary. Nomads handicap and scoring system will apply. Official handicap index must be presented at registration. The draw will be ceded on the final day.

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

 

Tuesday 7th May 2019

  • Arrival and check in at Fancourt (Practice round optional on Montagu or Outeniqua included in the package); (The Links can also be booked if so required)
  • Golf registration and Buffet Carvery Dinner in the Banquet Hall
  • Draw and rules to be announced
  • Overnight accommodation

 Wednesday 8th May 2019

  • Breakfast
  • First Official round of the Fancourt Amateur Open (Two Tee Start) Alternating on Montagu & Outeniqua
  • Evening at leisure. Overnight accommodation

 Thursday 9th May 2019

  • Breakfast
  • 2nd Official round of the Fancourt Amateur Open (Two Tee Start) Alternating on Montagu & Outeniqua
  • Italian Dinner and entertainment in La Cantina
  • Overnight Accommodation
Friday 10th May 2019
  • Breakfast
  • 3rd Official round of the Fancourt Amateur Open (Two Tee Start) Alternating on Outeniqua & Montagu
  • Longest drive competition at 16h00
  • Evening at leisure
  • Overnight Accommodation
 Saturday 11th May 2019
  • Breakfast
  • 4th & Final round of the Fancourt Amateur Open (Two Tee Start) Alternating on Outeniqua & Montagu
  • Barbeque Spectacular in the Clubhouse Bar and patio with Prize giving and entertainment
  • Overnight accommodation
 Sunday 12th May 2019
  • Breakfast
  • Departure at leisure
  • (The Links can be booked if so required)

 

COST:

  • R13,650 per golfer sharing  (non-playing partners R8,725) Single R16,350

INCLUDES:

  • 5 night’s accommodation
  • 5 Breakfasts
  • Welcome Carvery dinner
  • Italian Dinner & entertainment
  • Barbeque Spectacular with prize giving & entertainment
  • 5 x 18 holes golf  - 2 rounds  Outeniqua, 2 rounds on Montagu, (practice round on Montagu or Outeniqua)
  • Golfing gift per player * Tournament Entry * Those wanting to book for arrival Monday 6th, the rate is R1650 per person sharing or R2800 single bed & breakfast
  • Green Fee cost for optional round at the Links R2300.

PAYMENT:

  • Deposits of R5000 per golfer. Balance to be paid by end April prior to arrival. Enquire for bank account details.

ENQUIRIES: ANNIE LAWSON SPORTS PROMOTIONS, Tel: (044) 873 5919 Fax: (086) 606 2556 Cell: (083) 251 9581
 Email: annie.law@iafrica.com CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: 23rd April 2019

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