2018 Gold Rush Tournament Information

Cost: $375/per team

Flights:
  • Goal is to have 4 Men’s Flights and 1 Ladies Flight (10 teams per flight)
Tees:
  • Flight 1- Blue Tee
  • Flight 2- Combo Tee
  • Flight 3- Combo or White Tee
  • Flight 4- White Tee
  • Flight 3 could possible change depending on Handicap
  • Ladies Flight- Red Tee
Handicap:
  • Players will play 100% of handicap within their flight
  • 10 stroke differential
  • Handicap will be checked up to the last 7 months and will take the lowest index recorded with current index to create the average.  The average index will be used for Gold Rush.
Format:
Stableford (point par system)
  • 0 points- 2 strokes over par
  • 1 point- 1 stroke over par
  • 2 points- par
  • 3 points- 1 strokes under par
  • 4 points- 2 strokes under par
  • 5 points- 3 strokes under par
  • 6 points- 4 strokes under par
 
Men's Division Women’s Division

Friday
AM- Front 9- Flights 1 & 2- 1 Best ball of 2
AM- Back 9- Flights 3 & 4- Scramble
(2 drives each)

PM- Front 9- Flights 3 & 4- 1 Best ball of 2
PM- Back 9- Flights 1 & 2- Scramble
(2 drives each)

Friday
AM- Front 9- Flight 1 -1 Best ball of 2
AM- Back 9- Flight 2 - Scramble (2 drives each)
PM- Front 9- Flight 2- 1 Best ball of 2
PM- Back 9- Flight 1 - Scramble (2 drives each)


 

Saturday
AM- Front 9- Flights 3 & 4- Greensome 
(both hit tee shot, take best tee shot and
alternate shot from there)
AM- Back 9- Flights 1 & 2- 1 Best ball of 2
PM- Front 9- Flights 1 & 2- Greensome
PM- Back 9- Flights 3 & 4- 1 Best ball of 2

Saturday
AM- Front 9- Flight 2 -1 Best ball of 2
AM- Back 9- Flight 1 -Greensome
PM- Front 9- Flight 1- 1 Best ball of 2
PM- Back 9- Flight 2 - Greensome



 

 Horse Races
  • Friday Horse Race
    • Optional for all Teams- Will be a buy in for those who want to play.
      • Cost is $50
      • All teams who reach hole 17 will be awarded Money
    • Pari-mutual Betting will be set up for the Horse Race
    • Could have 3 different starting holes based on the number of teams that sign up. 
    • Starting holes would be 1, 10, and 3 ( final teams will meet on 17)
    • Will separate by team handicap
    • Payouts will be awarded to the Win, Place, & Show teams
  • Saturday Horse Race
    • With 5 Flights we will take the top 3 teams plus ties
    • Pari-mutual betting will be set up for the horse race
    • All teams will start on 1 and Gold Rush Champion will be that of the Horse Race (Championship Shootout)
Betting/Payouts
  • Auction Night- Thursday, September 20th
    • We will auction teams off on Thursday night to the highest bidder
      • Team may buy back ½ of his team from the buyer
    • We will also have a sign up for Friday Horse Race
    • Pari-mutual betting window set up for 1st Bet
      • 1st Bet will be on the Win/Place/Show for total point leader of each flight
  • Pari-Mutual Betting
    • 1st Bet- The 1st Pari-mutual bet will be betting on Win/Place/Show for the total point leader of each flight
      • Open on Thursday night and Friday Morning (closes at tee off on Friday)
    • 2nd Bet- Friday Horse Race- Win/Place/Show
      • Open Friday afternoon until tee off
    • 3rd Bet- Saturday Championship Shootout- Win/Place/Show
      • Open after teams are selected until tee off
  • Payouts
    • Pari-Mutual Bets- 
      • 10% goes to the house to cover costs for volunteers, misc costs
      • 90% goes to players
    • Auction Money- Payouts for team buyouts will be determined as follows
      • 10% goes to house
      • 70% of the pot will go toward the top 6 point winners(regardless of flight)  and 30% of the pot will go towards the win, place, or show in the Saturday’s Championship Shoot-Out.
      • Point leaders
        • 1st place- 32% of pot, 2nd place- 20%, 3rd place- 18%, 4th Place- 15%, 5th Place- 10%, 6th Place- 5%
      • Shootout Winners
        • 1st place- 50% of pot, 2nd place- 30% of the pot, 3rd place- 20% of the pot
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