Championship Field Player Information
This correspondence verifies your entry into the 7th GAM Junior Invitational at Forest Akers GC - West on Saturday-Sunday, September 14-15, 2019.

INFORMATION:

TOURNAMENT DATE: Saturday, September 14 – Sunday, September 15 

TEE TIMES:
 You should arrive at your assigned tee at least ten (10) minutes prior to your scheduled starting time for instructions from the starter.

DIRECTIONS:  Take I-96 to 127 N to the Trowbridge Road exit off 127/496. Turn R on Harrison Road. Entrance is just past Mt. Hope Road (about 1 mile).
 
CLUB ADDRESS:  3535 Forest Road, Lansing, MI 48910.

LODGING: GAM members can access discounted hotel pricing for this tournament and any other time you travel. Click HERE to setup an account with our partner Affinity Travel. 

PRACTICE ROUND:  Please contact the golf shop for rates and availability, (517) 355-1635.  Contestants must call in advance to reserve a tee time and identify themselves as GAM Junior Invitational contestants.

GPS AND RANGE FINDERS:  In this competition, if a player uses a distance-measuring device that is designed to gauge or measure other conditions that might affect his/her play AND USES IT FOR THOSE OTHER CONDITIONS the player is in breach of Rule 4-3, for which the penalty is the GENERAL PENALTY for the first breach of this rule and DISQUALIFICATION for a subsequent breach during the round.

FOOD:  A meal will be provided after the first round on September 14. Other food and beverage may be purchased at the snack shop.

CADDIES/CARTS:  All players are required to walk. Contestants must carry their own bag, caddies are not permitted. Push carts may be used if the club allows. Spectator carts are only permitted if a request, accompanied by a doctor’s note confirming the spectator’s need for a cart, is submitted to the GAM at least two days prior to the competition. Requests and doctor’s notes can be submitted to tournamententry@gam.org and doctor’s notes can also be faxed to (248) 478-5536 attn: GAM Tournament Dept.

PRACTICE RANGE:  Complimentary for players on the day of the competition, prior to play only.  The driving range will open one hour before the first tee time. 

PLAYOFF: A playoff for the Championship 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 have to withdraw, please notify the GAM by e-mailing kwolfe@gam.org. Failure to notify may result in suspension from future GAM competitions. Refunds will be issued if the GAM office is notified prior to the close of entries for that competition. After the entry deadline, fees will be refunded only in the event of injury or illness (with a verified doctor's note). There is a $20 processing fee applied to all refunds.