This correspondence will verify your entry into the 27th GAM Senior Championship at Belvedere Golf Club on Monday and Tuesday, September 9 and 10, 2013.
TEE TIME: You should arrive at the tee at least ten minutes prior to your scheduled starting time for instructions from the starter.
2ND ROUND PAIRINGS: Round two pairings will be based on round one scores with the lowest scorers teeing off last.
DIRECTIONS: Take US-31 to Marion Center Road. Go S 1 mile.
CLUB ADDRESS: 5731 Marion Center Road, Charlevoix, MI 49720.
LODGING: A block of rooms has been arranged at the AmericInn Charlevoix, 11800 U.S. 31 North, Charlevoix for $92 plus taxes. To make your reservation, please call 231-237-0988 and use the group code – GAM. You must call before August 15, 2013, to receive this rate.
PRACTICE ROUND: Practice rounds are available but you must call the pro shop in advance and identify yourself as a GAM Senior Championship Contestant, (231) 547-2611.
GPS AND RANGE FINDERS: In this competition, a player may obtain distance information by using a device that measures distance ONLY. However, if, during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device that is designed to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect his play (e.g., gradient, wind-speed, temperature, etc.), the player is in breach of Rule 14-3, for which the penalty is disqualification, regardless of whether any such additional functions are actually used. A PROHIBITED DEVICE SHALL INCLUDE ANY CELL PHONE OR SMART PHONE (E.G., I-PHONE, BLACKBERRY, ETC.) CAPABLE OF OPERATING AN APPLICATION FOR YARDAGE OR OTHER CONDITIONS OF GOLF INFORMATION
FOOD (FOR COMPETITORS ONLY): A complimentary lunch will be available each day of the tournament. We recommend the afternoon group eat lunch before play.
PRACTICE RANGE: Complimentary for players on the day of the competition, prior to play only. Open 7:30 a.m.
CADDIES/CARTS: Automotive transportation is mandatory. Cart fees are included in the entry fee. Note: Only two carts per group of three. ONLY COMPETITORS MAY RIDE. CADDIES ARE NOT PERMITTED.
PLAYOFF: A playoff for the Championship only will take place immediately after the final scores have been posted. It is the player’s responsibility to be ready to play when called to the tee.
WITHDRAWAL: If you must withdraw, contact the GAM office at (248) 478-9242. If you call the GAM office after business hours, please leave a message on voice mail extension 24.
Omni Kinetics at the GAM Senior Championship
Omni Kinetics will provide Tour Caliber, on-site medical and fitness coverage on the days of the GAM Senior, for the participants to utilize before their round(s). Approximately 1 hour before the first tee time and approximately 30 minutes after the final tee time. We will have a tent/canopy set up near or on the host site’s driving range with a treatment table and some basic equipment and supplies to help the participants prepare for their rounds that day.
Services onsite include:
- Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) pre-round warm-up assistance
- Stretching and soft tissue management/massage
- TPI Medical evaluations