- Open to women with "Competition" CONGU handicaps of 15 – 40 at the time
of marking a card in the qualifying round(s). A player may enter from one
club only, but need not play with the same partner in attempting to qualify.
The qualifying partnership must not change once a pair has qualified for the
regional or national finals. Players whose exact handicaps drop below 14.5
or exceed 40 are still eligible to qualify on a card marked whilst their
handicap was between 15 and 40.
- Each round shall be played on a course with a USGA scratch score and
shall consist of 18 holes of stableford foursomes. The course must meet
- The CONGU recommended stroke allowance of half the combined handicap
total will apply for all qualifying rounds, regional finals and the national
- Any ties are to be decided on the last 9, 6, 3 or 1 hole(s), and after
that on the first 9, 6, 3 or 1 hole(s)
- Players who qualify for a regional or national final are to walk at all
times. Buggies will only be permitted on medical grounds (See Transportation
- Entry Fee: £2.00 per player, per round (£4.00 per card). All entry fees
to be forwarded to the Regional Organiser.
- Clubs are requested to hold at least one qualifying competition for
their members but there is no limit to the number of cards which can be
entered. Qualifying rounds may be played at any time from Tuesday 1st
January 2019. Entries to each regional final must be received by the
regional organiser by the specific date stated for each regional event.
- A maximum field of 64 pairs may play in a regional final. If
oversubscribed, there will be a waiting list. Players are to play in their
own regional final and may not switch to another venue. The winning pair
from each regional final shall qualify for the national final, to be held
during GOLF WEEK on THURSDAY 15 AUGUST 2019 at
- If a club’s representatives have to withdraw from a regional final, they
must inform the regional organiser as soon as possible. Provided there is no
waiting list for places in the regional final, a club may substitute its
winners with the next best placed pair.