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GJG Grand Final

Proudly hosted by IJGT

a co-sanctioned GJG Tour & 21golfleague Event

December 19 – 22, 2018

WAGR & JGS ranked for Girls
WAGR & JGS ranked for Boys

$
Please read these Important informations!
Tournament Information

1. Schedule and format

  • The event takes place at Eagle Ridge Golf Club.
    For course information visit https://www.playeagleridgegolf.com
  • Individual stroke play. Played over 54 holes, 18 holes per day. Starting December 20, 2018
  • Official practice round, December 19, 2018

2. Conditions of Competition

The tournament will be held in accordance with the Rules of Golf as approved by the USGA, the Tour Rules of GJG and the local rules approved by the tournament committee.

  • The local rules will be published and posted on the tournament notice board at the venue.
  • The competition is deemed to be closed when the trophy has been presented. Play will not be extended beyond December 22.
  • All players accept that photos made during the tournament will be published.
  • Free practice round can be played on Saturday December 8.
  • Additional starting times can be booked at the pro shop in the clubhouse and are paid by the player.

3. Teeboxes & Course Info

21golfleague (age 21 & younger) / GJG Tour (age 18 & younger):

The Tournament will take place on the Championship / Heritage Golfcourse

  • Boys:  Gold 6,611 yards, par 72 CR&Slope: 70.6/121
  • Girls:  Blue 5,784 yards, par 72 CR&Slope: 73.4/124

Please check again at the tournament office upon arrival.

4. The competition can be entered trough the following categories:

  1. A minimum of 10 wildcards „first come first serve“. Please contact GJG to inquire for application!
  2. Overall winner at every GJG event
  3. 15 federations „first come first serve„ can nominate one boy and girl
  4. winners at 10 designated IJGT Please vist www.ijgt.com , to find out which event is a qualifier
  5. Winner of Hilton Head Invitaional
  6. Top 3 Savannah Harbour Junior Shootout

5. Eligibility to play

This event is co-sanctioned between the GJG Tour and 21golfleague and is open to amateur golfers, both boys and girl.:

  • GJG Tour players age 12-18 (max. 18 at the start of the event)
  • 21golfleague age 19-21 (max. 21 at the start of the event)
  • All players need to become a GJG Tour member or 21golfleague member according to the respective age

6. Prizes

  • 1 – 3 gross for both boys and girls in 21 golfleague (age 21 at start of event & under). In this category every player will tee of and the overall winner boys and girls of The German Futures will be determined.
  • 1 – 3 gross for both boys and girls in GJG Tour (age 18 at the start of the event & younger)

In the event of a tie in each of these groups, the winner will be decided by a hole-by-hole playoff immediately following the conclusion of play. In the event of places 2 and 3 will be even, that will be decided as a scorecard tiebreaker.

Taken into account until a difference in the number of strokes happens are:

  1. The last round total
  2. The last 9 holes
  3. The last 3 holes
  4. The last hole
  5. 2nd round total
  6. The last 9 holes of the 2nd round etc.

Award Ceremony will take place at the clubhouse 30 minutes after conclusion of play.

7. Entries

Application for participation is only possible for members of the Global Junior Golf Tour and 21golfleague.

8. Closing date of entries

November 6th, 2018

Cancelations made after the closing date, the full Entry fee will be charged.

9. Entry fee 500$

  • 4 nights in shared accommodation at Comfort Suites Villages (room has to be booked no later than November 6th)
  • Welcome Present
  • Official practice round on the 19th of December
  • 3 Tournament rounds.
  • Water and fruits on the golf course during the tournament days.
  • Free Range balls and use of the driving range on practice round and tournament days.
  • Gala night Dinner (incl. water).
  • Airport Shuttle on designated days at paragraph 11

Entry Fee needs to be paid trough the host & organizer IJGT. Once a player has registered he will be contacted by the tournament director Christopher Schramm: Christopher.schramm@ijgt.com

IMPORTANT: the official practice round has to be booked through the golf course.

For more assistance please contact the golf course: dsmauder@browngolf.net

10. Accommodation

The host hotel for the event is the Comfort Suites Villages. All bookings can be made by calling the hotel at (352) 259-6578 . Additional nights or for parent can be booked at a rate of $129 per night. If a parent wants to share a room with a junior cost will be $65 per night. Booking has to be made no later the November 6th!!!

website for info: https://www.choicehotels.com/florida/lady-lake/comfort-suites-hotels/fl731

11. Shuttles

Shuttles from the airport will be available December 18 and 19 /Shuttles to the airport will be available December 23. Shuttles can be arranged by emailing Chris Schramm at Christopher.schramm@ijgt.com. If a player wants to take advantage of the airport shuttle he must enter his information no later than November 18th!

12. Trolleys

Trolleys will be available at the course.

13. Side events

TBA

14. Competition Committee

Global Junior Golf and the staff of the International Junior Golf Tour. The members of the committee will be announced before the start of the competition.

15. Starting times

Starting time will be announced no later than 15:00 o´clock local time on December 5, 2018 on the tournament website of Global Junior Golf,  the noticeboard at the clubhouse and the official players hotel

16. Dress code

Shirts with collar / No jeans

17. Behavior

Rude unsportsmanlike conduct or improper behavior in general, including the use of alcohol, will not be tolerated and will jeopardize further participation at the tournament.

18. Subject to change

The competition committee reserves the right to alter starting times and amend the regulations if necessary. Decisions of the committee will be final (subject to alterations without notice).

19. Contact Details and Emergency numbers

Doctor: TBA

20. Travelling to Crescent Pointe Golf Club

Savannah International Airport. Shuttles will be provided on December 18,19 and 23.

21. How to register for GJG Grand Final?

  1. If you are a member of Global Junior Golf Tour or 21golfleague, please login to your account choose “GJG Grand Final”. Link to login: https://ssl.globaljuniorgolf.com/member/index.php?modul=member&lang=en
    After you have been confirmed by the tournament director please go forward and book the Entry Fee trough the following link: TBA
    After Entry Fee is fully paid, the player is confirmed for GJG Grand Final
  2. If you are NOT a member of Global Junior Golf Tour or 21golfleague, please first register as a member according to your age class (trough the following link and read the information carefully: Link to become a member
    After you have been confirmed by the tournament director please go forward and book the Entry Fee trough the following link: TBA
    After Entry Fee is fully paid, the player is confirmed for GJG Grand Final

22. When a player is confirmed to participate at GJG Grand Final he has accepted and fully read…

  1. The General Terms and Conditions of Global Junior Golf: https://www.globaljuniorgolf.com/General-Terms-and-Conditions.html
  2. The Tour Rules of Global Junior Golf: https://www.globaljuniorgolf.com/uploads/tournaments/Tour%20Rules/Global_Junior_Golf_-_Rules_and_Conditions.pdf
Package & Entry Fee

1. Entry fee 500$

  • 4 nights in shared accommodation at Comfort Suites Villages ( room has to be booked no later the November 6th )
  • Welcome Present
  • Official practice round on the 19th of December
  • 3 Tournament rounds.
  • Water and fruits on the golf course during the tournament days.
  • Free Range balls and use of the driving range on practice round and tournament days.
  • Gala night Dinner (incl. water).
  • Airport Shuttle on designated days at paragraph 11

Entry Fee needs to be paid trough the host & organizer IJGT. Once a player has registered he will be contacted by the tournament director Christopher Schramm: Christopher.schramm@ijgt.com

IMPORTANT: the official practice round has to be booked through the golf course.

For more assistance please contact the golf course: dsmauder@browngolf.net

2. Accommodation

The host hotel for the event is the Comfort Suites Villages. All bookings can be made by calling the hotel at (352) 259-6578 . Additional nights or for parent can be booked at a rate of $129 per night. If a parent wants to share a room with a junior cost will be $65 per night. Booking has to be made no later the November 6th!!!

website for info: https://www.choicehotels.com/florida/lady-lake/comfort-suites-hotels/fl731

3. Shuttles

Shuttles from the airport will be available December 18 and 19 /Shuttles to the airport will be available December 23. Shuttles can be arranged by emailing Chris Schramm at Christopher.schramm@ijgt.com. If a player wants to take advantage of the airport shuttle he must enter his information no later than November 18th!

 

Global Junior Golf – Rules and Conditions

1. Conditions of competition:

Each event of the GJG Tour or the 21golfleague will be a 54 hole individual stroke play event with no cut.

The event will be held in accordance with the Rules of Golf as approved by the R&A Rules Limited and the Local Rules approved by the Tournament Committee.

The Local Rules will be published and posted on the tournament notice board at the venue or will be given out at the teebox on the first hole of an event. Note: Players will be permitted to use devices that measure or gauge distance only.

2. Eligibility

Players must meet the eligibility provisions established in the tournament info of each tournament published on the respective website of an event.

3. Conditions and Schedule

The Tournament Committee of each event reserves the right to alter starting times and amend the Conditions of Competition if necessary. Decisions of the Tournament Committee, in all matters, will be final.

4. List of Conforming Golf Balls

(visit www.randa.org for latest listing)

The ball the player plays must be named on the Current List of Conforming Golf Balls issued by the R&A. Penalty for breach of condition: Disqualification

5. List of Conforming Driver Heads (visit www.randa.org for latest listing)

Any driver that a player carries must have a club head, identified by model and loft, that is named on the current List of Conforming Driver Heads issued by the R&A. Exception: A driver with a club head manufactured prior to 1999 is exempt from this condition*Penalty for carrying but not making stroke with club or clubs in breach of condition: Stroke Play – Two strokes for each hole at which breach occurred; maximum penalty per round, Four strokes. In the event of breach occurring between the play of two holes, the penalty applies to the next hole. *Any club or clubs being carried in breach of this condition must be declared out of play by the player to his marker or fellow-­‐competitor immediately upon discovery that a breach has occurred. If the player fails to do this, he is disqualified.

Penalty for making stroke with club in breach of condition: Disqualification.

6. Transportation

Players must not ride on any form of transportation during a stipulated round.

Exceptions: when permitted to ride by a Rules Official

Penalty for breach of condition: Stroke Play -­‐ Two strokes on each hole at which breach occurred; maximum penalty per round -­‐ Four strokes.

In the event of a breach between the play of two holes, the penalty applies to the next hole. Use of any unauthorized form of transportation must be discontinued immediately upon discovery that a breach has occurred. Otherwise the player is disqualified.

7. Pace of Play (Note 2 to Rule 6-­‐7)

The player shall play in accordance with the laid down Pace of Play guidelines, which will be displayed on the Tournament Notice Board.

8. Practice

All recognized practice areas within the bounds of the course may be used by players for practice on any day of the competition.

9.  Ties

In the event of more than one player recording the same winning score a hole-­‐by-­‐hole play-­‐ off, will take place over holes to be designated by the Tournament Committee to determine a winner.

Should a play-­‐ off not be possible for whatever reason, the winner will be determined as follows:

  •  The player recording the lowest final round score, if this is not conclusive, then
  •  In accordance with Appendix 1 Part C Section 11 (Stroke Play) c) of R&A Rules of Golfpage 144 – matching of score cards over holes 10 to 18 of the final round; if this is not

Conclusive the procedure in 09.1 and 09.2 will be applied to 2nd round scores.

  •  In the case of prizes for players on prize winning scores (2nd to 5th place), in each Competition, all ties will be decided as outlined in 09.1. and 09.2

10. Suspension of Play Due to a Dangerous Situation (Note to Rule 6-­‐8)

When play is suspended by the Tournament Committee for a dangerous situation, if the players in a group are between the play of two holes, they must not resume play until the Tournament Committee has ordered a resumption of play. If they are in the process of playing a hole, they must

discontinue play immediately and not resume play until the Tournament Committee has ordered a resumption of play. If a player fails to discontinue play immediately, he is disqualified, unless circumstances warrant waiving the penalty as provided in Rule 33-­‐7.

The signal for suspending play due to a dangerous situation will be a prolonged note of the siren. The following signals are in force:

Discontinue Play Immediately: One prolonged note of siren. Discontinue Play: Three consecutive notes of siren, repeated. Resume Play: Two short notes of siren, repeated

11. Caddies

Players are prohibited from using a caddie during a stipulated round. Penalty for breach of Condition is two strokes on each hole for which the breach occurred. Maximum penalty per round is four strokes. In the event of a breach between the play of two holes, the penalty applies to the next hole. A player having a caddie in breach of this condition must immediately upon discovery that a breach has occurred ensure that he conforms with this condition for the remainder of the stipulated round.

Otherwise the player is disqualified.

In addition players are prohibited from either using a caddie  or  motorized  transport  during  the official practice round. Furthermore on the official practice round of a designated tournament, only players will be allowed to play. Breach of this condition will be considered a  serious breach  of etiquette and will attract a warning or possible disqualification from the tournament committee of each event (Rule 33-­‐7).

12. Code of Conduct and Dress Code

Player’s attention is drawn to each event of Global Junior Golf Code of Conduct, which is in effect throughout the tournament and will be  displayed  on  the  Tournament  Notice  Board.  By  Registering for the Tournament, it is accepted that players have read the Code of Conduct and agree to abide by     the content. Players are obliged to hand in a copy of this Code of Conduct at Registration signed by     both themselves and their Parent/Guardian. Failure to do so could jeopardize their continuing participation in the tournament. Players are to be neat in their  personal  appearance  and  clothing during all practice and tournament rounds. The  wearing  of  collarless  shirts  (excluding  recognized brand golf shirts) and jeans (of any color) are not permitted. Wearing of golf shoes is limited to  soft spikes only. Rude and unsportsmanlike conduct or behavior unacceptable by normal social standards    will not be tolerated. Smoking, the use of alcohol and/or drugs at any of the tournament premises        (i.e. Golf course, practice areas, accommodation and function venues) is not permitted. Any breach         of these conditions could jeopardize further participation in the tournament. The audible emission or unauthorized use of a mobile telephone on the golf course or during play is a serious breach of etiquette and will attract a warning and possible disqualification (Rule 33-­‐7).

13. Spectators

Spectators are requested to keep off tees, fairways and greens at all times and not to interfere with any player. The audible emission of cell phones is not acceptable and cell phones should be switched off. The use of golf cars by spectators is not permitted without the consent of the Tournament Committee. Failure to adhere to such requests could lead to the spectators being asked to leave the golf course.

14. Tournament Committee

The names of members making up the Tournament Committee will be posted on the Tournament Notice Board

15. Exemption of Liability

Each tournament Committee, organizer, the representatives of Global Junior Golf e.V. and its management will not be held liable or responsible for any damages, loss, including personal loss and or other forms of loss, harm or injury sustained as stipulated below:-­‐Physical and/or emotional injuries suffered by any person, including a player or spectator, during the tournament, due to any acts of God, suffered as a direct result thereof, including aspects such as being struck by lightning, etc. Physical injuries of any kind suffered by any person, including a player or spectator, sustained by own negligence, or otherwise. Emotional injuries sustained due to any loss, including death, suffered as a result of any of the above injuries sustained personally or by a spectator. Damages suffered to any property of a player or spectator by registering for the Tournament, it is accepted that the player acknowledges the exemption of liability as listed above and acknowledges the contents of the above, understands it, and exempts the tournament Committee, organizer, the representatives of Global Junior Golf e.V. and its management from any liability as indicated above.

16. Measurement devices

Measurement devices are allowed to use at any GJG Tour or 21golfleague event. Any device, which has a slope function, are forbidden to use and would lead into disqualification.

17. Electro Trolleys / Trolleys

Electro Trolleys are allowed with no measurement devices as temperature and etc.

It is a player’s responsibility to check with the tournament director at each venue, if trolleys will be supplied.

18. Co-­‐sanctioned events 21golfleague and GJG Tour

Players attending a Co-­‐sanctioned event, will play from the same tees during the entire event. The tournament Committee reserves the right in case of uneven number of attendants or because of withdrawals to put players from both Tours in one group

A Co-­‐sanctioned event will result in an overall tournament and respectively rankings of any institutions such as WAGR, European Ranking, Juniorgolf Scoreboard and etc. will be ONLY applied for the overall result in either the boys or girls division. There will be NO separate rankings in age divisions!!! Any Ranking related inquiries a player must contact the respect ranking institutions.

Please be aware that at Co-­‐sanctioned events the following categories can be played for individual prices or qualifiers:

  1. 21golfleague (21 & under; overall winner from the full field)
  2. GJG Tour (18 & under)
  3. U16
  4. U14 (U14 player will tee of from different teeboxes and ultimately not eligible for WAGR ranking; if a player wishes to participate in another age group, he needs to contact the respective tournament committee for inquiry)

19. Teeboxes

Tee Boxes are announced on the info board of each tournament. Each tournament played on the GJG Tour or 21golfleague the white and blue (most far back teeboxes for amateurs) will be played from. The Committee of each venue reserves the right to change the teeboxes during the event due to severe weather conditions and etc.

20. Registration

A player is required to register on each event on the practice round between 9.00am and 2.00pm. In any case of not being able to make it in person, the player can register by e-­mail (service@globaljuniorgolf.com) or by phone. If a players misses to do so, the committee hast the right ti withdraw the player from the tournamnet

21. Teetimes

Tee Times for round 1 will be displayed on the tournament website and at the clubhouse by 3pm local time. Players cannot have any tee time request on any days. Also a player has to make sure to arrange his travels plans accordingly for the final round. Tee times will not be adapted for a player based on a flight schedule.

22. Photos / media

Players accept that all the photos, which will be taken during the event, will be displayed on media, social media (such as Facebook or Instagram) and marketing Channels designated by representatives of Global Junior Golf e.V.

23. Dress Code:

Shirts with collars / No Jeans

24. Behavior / Fees / Smoking:

Rude unsportsmanlike conduct or improper behavior in general, including the use of alcohol, will not be tolerated and will jeopardize further participation at the tournament.

If a player has missed to pay prior Entry Fees or Cancellation Fees, future participation can be denied.

There is a non-­‐smoking policy for players under 18.

25. HCP / Course Rating / Results

Each player is responsible for managing its HCP and always update his current HCP prior the start of attending a tournament (max. 3 days before) in her/his GJG account. HCP Equation will be based on the national federation setup. A player must self manage to retrieve tournament information according to it´s needs of his home golf club or national federation. Copies of the scorecards after each tournament round can be taken in the tournament office.

Course Rating information will be provided either in the golf club or the respective website.

Schedule of Events
TBA

Cancelation Info

Cancelation after the registration deadline no refund will apply and the entry fee will be charged in full.
Please also be aware that cancelations of hotel rooms or any changes of a hotel room, the policies of the respective hotel will apply.

Livescoring (Boys Top5)

Livescoring available during Tournament

Livescoring (Girls Top5)

Livescoring available during Tournament

CURRENT STANDINGS OF PLAYERS

who qualified during the 2018 GJG season
& designated IJGT qualifiers for the
GJG GRAND FINAL

August Thor Host

(DEN)

Overall winner boys PIO

Rivekka Dzumagulova

(KAZ)

Overall winner girls PIO

Juan Antonia Padilla

(MEX)

Overall winner boys LAJC

Ximena Gonzalez Garcia

(MEX)

Overall winner girls LAJC

Bob Geurts

(NED)

Overall winner boys ESJ

Valentina Albertazzi

(ESP)

Overall winner girls ESJ

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register as a GJG member?

Please visit our „Parents Guide“ section follow the steps explained under the following link

Which tournaments can I play to qualify for the #GJGAmericanTournamentSwing?

You can find the GJG schedule under the following link . If you don´t meet the criteria to participate, please send a wildcard request with your 5 best finishes in the current season, HCP and date of birth to service@globaljuniorgolf.com .

Which membership do I have to choose when I play at a GJG event providing a U16 & U14 age class?

Players would need to choose the GJG Tour membership.

Where can I book my practice round and sort out the logistics at the respective venue?

Please visit the tournament info page of the respective tournament. A practice round will be booked at the golfcourse directly. Any logistical questions please get in contact with the respective tournament director. He will assist you with your participation.

How can I apply for the special training camps offered by IJGA & BGGA?

Please click the following page and fill out the information as described. A representative oft he Academies will be in touch with you.

What is the difference between 21golfleague and GJG Tour?

21golfleague is an age section from 19 – 21 and GJG Tour a section from 12 to 18

How do I qualify for the #GJGAmericanTournamentSwing?

Please click here „Button“

How do register for an event?

You first need to login to your GJG account and click the respective tournament. Than you will receive an official confirmation with details to pay the Entry Fee from the local tournament director.
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