6th GAM Sr. /Mid-Am Team Championship at Oakland Hills Country Club on Monday, May 11, 2015. The Four-Ball competition will be on the South Course. The Foursome (Alternate Shot) competition will be on the North Course. For Detroit Golf Club the Four-Ball competition will be on the North Course. The Foursome (Alternate Shot) competition will be on the South Course.
OHCC - Morning rounds SHOTGUN START - 8:30 AM (South) & 9:30 AM (North)
DGC - Morning rounds SHOTGUN START - 8:30 AM (North) & 9:30 AM (South)
Afternoon rounds at both facilities will also be SHOTGUN starts.
OHCC DIRECTIONS: Take I-696 to Telegraph Rd. Go N on Telegraph to Maple Rd. Go E on Maple ½ mile to entrance.
DGC DIRECTIONS: Located between 6 Mile Road
(McNichols) and 7 Mile Road. W of Woodward and E of John C, Lodge
(M-10). Entrance is off Ponchatrain.
OHCC CLUB ADDRESS: 3951 W. Maple Rd. Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301.
DGC CLUB ADDRESS: 17911 Hamilton Road, Detroit, MI 49203
OHCC LODGING: Holiday Inn Express –Detroit/Birmingham, 35270 Woodward Ave. 248-642-6200
DGC LODGING: Hampton Inn, Northwestern Highway, Southfield 248-356-5500.
PRACTICE ROUND: For practice rounds at Oakland Hills CC, they will be available Wednesday - Sunday ONLY beginning April 27th at a cost of $50 - North Course, $100 - South Course. CREDIT CARDS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED. You must pay either by cash, check, or charge it back to your club. Contestants
must call in advance to reserve a tee time and identify themselves as
GAM Sr. / Mid-Am Team Championship contestants. Please call the Oakland Hills CC First Tee - (248) 433-0674. Four-Ball will be played on the South Course, Foursome (Alternate Shot) will be played on the North Course.
PRACTICE ROUND:For practice rounds at Detroit Golf Club
please contact the golf shop for rates and availability of practice
rounds - (313) 345-1818. Contestants must call in advance to reserve a
tee time and identify themselves as GAM Sr. / Mid-Am Team Championship
contestants. Four-Ball will be played on the North Course. Foursome
(Alternate Shot) will be played on the South Course.
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 her 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.
ONE BALL RULE: The One Ball Rule will not be in effect for this championship.
FOOD: A lunch will be served at the club between the two rounds. Other food and beverage may be purchased at the halfway house.
CADDIES/CARTS: Automotive transportation is mandatory in this championship. NOTE: Only competitors may ride in a cart. There will be no caddies or spectator carts allowed.
PRACTICE RANGE: Opens one hour prior to the shotgun start and is complimentary for players, prior to play only.
PLAYOFF: A tie for the Championship only will be determined by a sudden death playoff. Ties for runner-up will be broken by scorecard playoff.
WITHDRAWAL: If you have to withdraw the night or weekend before, please contact the GAM office at (248) 478-9242. If you call after business hours, please leave a message on voice mail #24. Failure to notify may result in suspension from future GAM competitions.