Competition Entry Rules

Following new handicapping rules being introduced by CONGU in 2010 and inline with CONGU & EGU guidelines the Committee have agreed the following rules will be effective at Horne Park Golf Club.


From January 2010 any member wishing to play in the Men’s singles, Men’s pairs, Mixed pairs, Mixed Winter Pairs, Bill Bennett winter pairs must have an “active handicap” on the date of the draw to enter.
The committee reserve the right to give an exemption in exceptional circumstances (such as illness) only.

It was also agreed that a new club rule be put in place regarding Stroke Play competitions
organised by the Competition Secretary as follows:

Stroke Play Competitions

With effect from 31st May 2010 any member with an “inactive handicap” will be allowed to enter stroke play competitions but will not be allowed to win any prize awarded for any handicap results.
Any player with an “inactive handicap” may win prizes such as Nearest the Pin, any 2’s sweep
or a Scratch result such as The Club Championship.
The Competition Committee may charge a reduced entry fee for any “inactive competitor”.
In addition the Competition Committee reserve the right to state handicap limits for entry into certain competitions.

T. Francis
Competition Secretary
Sept 2009

Horne Park Golf Club Members
Horne Park Golf Club, Croydon Barn Lane, Horne, South Godstone, RH9 8JP
Telephone: 01342 844443

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