Mapperley Golf Club
Mapperley Golf Club
Mapperley Golf Club

1. Eligibility


1.1. Full Membership Categories

Fully paid up members in the Full Membership categories listed in Appendix A with a valid Handicap Index are eligible to play in the following on days appropriate to the membership category and gender:

  • Stroke play competitions that are not Major Trophy Competitions, as listed in Appendix  Appendix B (Men), Appendix C (Ladies) and Appendix D (Seniors).

  • Major singles stroke play competitions listed in Appendices A, B and C [1]

  • Major pairs/team stroke play competitions listed in Appendices A, B and C [1] [4]

  • Match play knockout competitions listed in Appendices A, B and C [2]

  • League and Inter-club matches organised by the Nottinghamshire County Associations [5]

  • Friendly and other team matches, e.g. Annodata, Taskers, John Harrison League, Seniors, etc. [5]

 [1] Eligibility to win the trophy in a Major stroke play competition is subject to having submitted at least 6 Acceptable Scores (including a minimum of 3 in Competition play) in the 12 months before the competition.

[2] Entry to the knockout competitions is subject to having submitted at least 6 Acceptable Scores (including a minimum of 3 in Competition play) in the 12 months before the closing date for entry.

[3] Acceptable Score is defined as a score from an authorized format of play which meets all the provisions set out within Rule 2 of the Rules of Handicapping.  Refer to Appendix J for further information.  Scores submitted for initial handicap allocation do not count towards the 6 Acceptable Scores within the previous 12 months.

[4] Entry to the draw for Major pairs/team stroke play competitions is subject to having submitted at least 6 Acceptable Scores (including a minimum of 3 in Competition play) in the 12 months before the date of the competition. Full members not meeting this criteria may enter if there are places available after the draw for tee times has been done. The member and partner may not win the Major trophy.

[5] Eligibility to play in team matches against other clubs is subject to the Terms of each individual competition.

 

1.2. Associate Membership Categories

Fully paid up members in the Associate Membership categories listed in Appendix A with a valid Handicap Index are eligible to play in the following on days appropriate to the membership category and gender:

  • Stroke play competitions that are not Major Trophy Competitions, as listed in Appendix B (Men), Appendix C (Ladies) and Appendix D (Seniors).

  • Summer, Flexible and Play More Golf Members may enter Major singles stroke play competitions and win prizes, but are not eligible to win the Major trophy.

  • Summer, Flexible and Play More Golf  members may enter Major pairs stroke play competitions if there are places available after the draw for tee times has been done. The member and partner may not win the Major trophy.

  • Associate members are not eligible to enter the Match play knockout competitions listed in Appendix B (Men), Appendix C (Ladies) and Appendix D (Seniors) or play in Team Matches against other clubs.

 

Note:

  • The paying of a green fee does not entitle a member to enter a club competition on a day not included in their membership category. 
  • 9 hole members may enter 9 hole competitions only.

  

1.3. Seniors Section

In addition to the requirements described in 1.1 and 1.2:

  • Entry to the Seniors competitions is subject to being a paid up member of the Seniors Section.

  • Entry to the Seniors Match Play Knockout, entry to competitions subsidised by the Senior Section (Outings, Senior Captains Day, etc.) and eligibility to win the trophy in Seniors Major Competitions are subject to having returned 5 cards in Seniors competitions in the 12 months before the competition.