|Entry Fee: ||$140.00. Entry fee includes greens fees, continental breakfast each day, prizes and Awards Reception following play on Wednesday. Entry fee should be paid online with VISA, MasterCard or Discover credit cards.|
|Format: ||This is a match play event. Players will be divided into flights based upon their August 1st Handicap Indexes. The championship flight consists of the sixteen lowest handicap entries. All other flights consist of eight players. The position in all flights is assigned by Handicap Index. If there is a tie for position in a flight, Handicap Differentials will be used. If a tie still exists, there will be a blind draw to determine position. Play will be at scratch within each flight. All players will play 1st & 2nd day.|
|Eligibility: ||Contestant’s club must be a member of the Chicago Women’s District Golf Association. Amateur players with a current Handicap Index of 26.0 or less.
|| ||Index Limit: min: -10 max: 26 |
|Field: ||The field is limited to 72 lowest handicaps as of the close of registration. Should the last flight be incomplete, the committee will decide whether to eliminate that flight, placing the extra players on a waiting list.|
|Notification: ||Official notification will be emailed to players after August 14th, when the field is finalized. Please see complete list of rules and regulations on the CWDGA Tournament Policies page.|
|Starting Times: ||Starting times will be e-mailed and posted on the CWDGA website approximately 3 days prior to the event.|
|Prizes: ||In championship flight, prizes will be awarded to: winner, runner-up, consolation winner & consolation runner-up. In all other flights prizes will be awarded to: winner, runner-up & consolation winner.
|Trophy: ||The Virginia Ingram Championship Trophy will be engraved with the name of the Championship Flight winner and will be displayed at Golf House.|
|Ties: ||All ties will be decided by sudden death play-off, starting at the first hole.|
|Caddies: ||If host-club caddies are available, a contestant must either use a caddie or take a cart with a caddie. A reserved caddie must be used. Contestants may not provide their own caddies.
|Refunds: ||NO REFUND OF ANY PORTION OF THE TOURNAMENT FEE AFTER AUGUST 14th REFUND DEADLINE. Withdrawals submitted prior to the refund deadline will receive a full refund minus a $20 handling fee. |
|Distance Measuring Devices: ||Distance measuring devices (that conform to USGA specifications) will be allowed in all CWDGA events at host clubs where the Local Rule allowing such devices is in effect. (The Rules of Golf Appendix 1, Part B, #9.)|
|Communication Devices: ||CWDGA rules strictly prohibit contestants and caddies from using cell phones, other internet communication devices or any devices that make noise during a stipulated round. Players who use such devices may be subject to penalty of disqualification due to a serious breach of etiquette.|
|Additional Info: ||To make changes to your registration, please contact |
Kirsten Kaltenmark, Championship Chair