Play it Forward

Play it Forward
And have more fun playing golf
Adopted 01/01/2017
Modified 01/01/2018

This rule is being adopted in the spirit of the USGA “Play it Forward” program in order to improve enjoyment of the game and speed of play for everyone. The rules are listed below and may be updated from time to time based on the success of the program.
1. Any member 80 years of age and older may move to the “RED” tees at their own discretion regardless of handicap. You must clearly mark on the tournament signup / weekly competition card which tees you are playing.

2. Any member 70 – 79 years of age may move to the “WHITE” tees at their own discretion regardless of handicap. You must clearly mark on the tournament signup / weekly competition card the which tees you are playing

3. Any member with a 30 handicap or higher may move to the “WHITE” tees regardless of age. You must clearly mark on the tournament signup / weekly competition card which tees you are playing.

4. Any member of the club may request an exemption to move up to the “WHITE” or “RED” tees. This exemption must be turned in to the tournament chairman 1 week prior to the competition so it may be reviewed by the tournament committee.
a. Reason for exemption
b. How long do you need this exemption

5. Handicaps will be adjusted as follows:
a. White Tees We will deduct 2 strokes from your blue tee handicap
b. Red Tees We will deduct 4 strokes from your blue tee handicap

6. If a member moves up to the White or Red tees he will not be eligible for gross payouts.