Golfing Union of Ireland Munster Branch

Munster Stroke Play Championship

Venue: Cork Golf Club
Start Date: 03 May 2014 00:00
End Date: 04 May 2014 00:00

Entries Closed

Barry Anderson (The Royal Dublin) WINNER 2014

Munster Stroke Play Championship 2015
at Cork Golf Club 2-3 May


Online entry only available
No entry forms

Any queries please contact

Golfing Union of Ireland (Munster Branch)
6 Townview, Mallow, Co Cork
Email: info@munster.gui.ie Tel: 022-21026

1. General 
a) These Rules must be read in conjunction with the General Rules for Union Championships.
b) This Championship will be called the Munster Stroke Play Championship to be played annually under the control of the Championship Committee which will consist of Officials appointed by the Munster Provincial Council of the Golfing Union of Ireland and Officials appointed by Cork Golf Club.  The Championship Committee will be responsible for the organisation and management of the Championship. 
c) The Championship will be played at Cork Golf Club in accordance with the Rules of Golf as approved by the R&A and in accordance with the local rules of Cork Golf Club as approved by the Championship Committee. 
2. Eligibility 
a) Entry will be limited to 75 competitors up to 3.4 handicap. At the discretion of the Championship Committee, three players who are within 1.0 stroke of the cut off may be invited to compete.
b) Each competitor must have submitted a MINIMUM of 4 qualifying returns to his home club during the twelve months prior to closing date of entry into the Championship. Penalty for breach = Disqualification
3. Entries 
a) Entries must be made on-line through GUI website www.gui.ie/munster.
b) The entrance fee payable will be as decided from time to time by the Championship Committee. The decision of the Championship Committee will be final on all matters relating thereto including acceptance of entries.
c) It is compulsory to enter the Championship with competitors GOLFnet card.
4. Format  
a) The Championship comprises of 4 rounds of stroke play over 2 days, 36 holes being played each day. After the first 36 holes, the leading 39 competitors plus ties, will play a further 36 holes on the second day. 
5. Breaking of Ties 
a) In the event of a tie for the Championship, the players concerned will immediately play one or more holes by stroke play over the 1st, 17th and 18th holes until a decision is reached by sudden death. 
b) Ties for second or third or other places in the Championship, will be decided as set out in the GUI Tournament Conditions Booklet.
6. Prizes 
a) The winner of the Championship will be the Munster Stroke Play Champion Golfer for the year and he will receive a perpetual Trophy as well as a prize. 
b) He must return the Trophy in time for the following year’s Championship to the General Manager, Cork Golf Club  Prizes will also be awarded for second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth best gross scores over 72 holes and two prizes will be awarded for two best nett scores over 72 holes.
7. Practice 
a) Official practice day is the day prior to the commencement of the Championship at the discretionary times as arranged with General Manager of Cork Golf Club.
8. Time of Starting & Groups 
a) Players will commence play at the time laid down by the Championship Committee as per 6-3 Rules of Golf. It may be necessary to change times/dates listed at the discretion of the Championship Committee. 
b) If a competitor fails to show at the tee without notification, entry may be refused the following year at the discretion of the Championship Committee. .  
9. Other 
a) Players shall play without undue delay and in accordance with any pace of play guidelines which may be laid down by the Championship Committee. 

Closing Date 



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