|NOTE: Distance Measuring Devices are allowed in this event.|
|Format ||Two competitors play as partners at scratch, each playing their own ball. The lower score between to the two is the score for the team on that hole.|
18-hole stroke play qualifying on Monday to determine the low 16 teams advancing to match play. Match play will be conducted Tuesday-Thursday (All matches are 18-holes).
|Eligibility ||The Championship is open to any active CDGA Member, who has reached his 55th birthday on or before the start of the Championship and has an individual handicap index not exceeding 10.4. Partners do not have to be from the same club, however they must both hold an active CDGA membership. The CDGA reserves the right to approve or reject any entry, and extend special invitations. No Partner Changes after September 16.|
|Field ||41 teams - Low 16 teams advance to Match Play.|
|Practice Round ||The CDGA does not require the host qualifying site to provide a practice round for contestants. The decision as to whether a practice round will be available is at the discretion of the host site. If a practice round is available, each contestant is responsible to contact the host site and pay for any practice round(s) they wish to play.|
Itasca CC is allowing practice rounds to contestants. Contestants must call the golf shop at (630) 773-9899 to arrange practice times. All tee times are based on availability.
|Golf Carts ||Are permitted. Players will pay for their own carts. Spectator carts are strictly prohibited. |
|Caddies ||Players may bring their own caddies, carry their own bags, or use a host club caddie if available.|
|Pull Carts ||Are permitted (Based on the host club policy)|
|Driving Range ||Opens at 7:00 a.m. courtesy of the CDGA.|
|Footwear/Spike Policy ||Model Local Rule G-7 is in effect for this event|
|Starting Times ||On Monday, play will begin at 8:00 a.m. off #1 and #10. For Match Play, see Additional Info section below... |
|Food Services |
|Breakfast ||If available players pay cash or sign back to club. |
|Lunch ||Will be provided each day to contestants courtesy of the CDGA. |
|Locker Rooms ||Available|
|Prizes ||Appropriate prizes and golf shop certificates will be awarded up to the Quarterfinalists.|
|Staff ||Nick Scillia - CDGA Tournament Staff|
|Addt'l Info ||THE CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK IS BASED ON THE HOST CLUB SCHEDULE:|
Monday - 18-hole stroke play qualifying to determine the 16 teams advancing to Match Play.
Tuesday - The round of 16 will be played Tuesday afternoon beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday - Quarterfinals beginning at 8:00 a.m. with the Semifinals following in the afternoon.
Thursday - The Championship match will be at 8:00 a.m.
|Club Location ||400 E Orchard Street, Itasca, IL 60143.|
The phone number for the golf shop is (630) 773-1020.
The club website is www.ItascaCountryClub.com