This correspondence will verify your entry into the 33rd GAM Mid-Amateur Championship at Boyne Resorts on Thursday, September 3rd through Friday, September 4th, 2015.
Note: Pairings for round two will be based on round one scores with the lowest scorers teeing off last. All scorecards must be turned in at the main scoreboard, located by the Ross Pro Shop.
TEE TIME: You should arrive at the tee at least ten minutes prior to your scheduled starting time for instructions from the starter.
REGISTRATION: Please make sure you check in at the cart staging area for your lunch voucher for each day.
DIRECTIONS: I-75 to exit 310 (Indian River). Follow M-68 west to Alanson and junction of M-68 and US-31. Head south to Conway about 6 miles. Turn right at light to stop sign and turn right, proceeding 1.4 miles to Pleasantville Rd. Turn right and follow signs.
CLUB ADDRESS: 600 Highlands Dr., Harbor Springs, MI 49740.
LODGING: Call 1-800-Go-Boyne for room rates. Please specify when you call that you are a contestant in the GAM Mid-Amateur Championship in order to receive the special rate.
PRACTICE ROUND: Practice rounds are available one week prior to the competition. Arrangements can be made by calling the pro shop at (231) 526-3028.
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.”
LATE TO TEE: Note under Rule 6-3 and Optional Condition as stated in Appendix I shall be in effect. All players must be present on the tee and ready to play at the time laid down by the Committee. The order of play is not relevant. See Decision 6-3a/2.
CADDIES/CARTS: Automotive transportation is mandatory. Cart fees are included in the Championship entry fee. Only Competitors may ride in a Cart. No spectators will be allowed to ride in carts. There will be a maximum of 2 carts per group. Caddies are not permitted.
FOOD: Lunch is provided both days for contestants only, before or after your round.
PRACTICE RANGE: Complimentary for players prior to play on the day of the competition. The driving range will be open at 7:00 a.m.
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.