VIRTUAL LEAGUE 2016
to the EWGA Seattle Chapter’s Virtual League. Our
Virtual League affords members another opportunity to play
competitive golf in a fun environment. Players will compete within
two to three flights based on their handicaps. The league is designed
to help new and veteran golfers play in a slightly competitive, yet
of all skill levels are welcome.
To be eligible, you simply need to have a current handicap index and
be a current member of the Seattle Chapter. As part of your
EWGA membership you have free online access to our handicap index
system called GN21. Or if you already maintain your index on another
system, that is fine as well. Our local Handicap Chair, Lisa Scott,
can assist you with any questions. Email Lisa at
be eligible for year-end prizes, you are required to play
a minimum of five
of the total Seattle stroke play events throughout the calendar year.
Once you sign up for the Virtual League, you are eligible to start
the friendly competition. You will need to write on your
scorecard VL for virtual league events. Check our website and E-Blast
for our events schedule.
to be included in the Virtual League, you
Cost is $20. This will enable us to purchase prizes for the Virtual
League winners. Register here.
League participants must
play a minimum of five course events to
be eligible for the end-of-year prizes.
League play will follow normal USGA stroke play rules.
Virtual League fee for 2016 will be $20. Proceeds will be used to
support the year-end prizes. The full Virtual League fee must be
paid at time of registration, prior to participating in any of the
Virtual League games.
League participants will be required to register and pay separately
for each individual event they play during the season.
competition will consist of two to three flights, depending on the
number of and index level of participants.
current handicap index will be used to determine your NET
for each event.
will be awarded based on the five best cumulative
each flight. If you play more than five long course events, your
will be based on the five
out of your total course events. First, second, and third place will
be awarded in each flight.
be prepared to play ready golf.
As safety permits, play ready golf from tee to green.
rotation of Virtual League Games: Any
(Choose any nine holes, minus ½ handicap) Double
It : (Throw
out 2 worst holes, minus full handicap) Eenie
three par 3's, par 4's and par 5's minus 1/2 handicap); Even
holes minus 1/2 handicap); First
(first 4 holes plus last 5 holes minus 1/2 handicap); Long
longest holes minus 1/2 handicap); Play
(holes 6-14 minus 1/2 handicap); Odd
(odd holes minus 1/2 handicap); Alibi
par for 3 worst holes, minus full handicap); Sweet
(4 best on front and 4 best on back PLUS worst hole overall minus
in your completed (gross scores are noted for every hole), signed
and attested scorecard to VLseattleewga.com
the Virtual League game holes.
write legibly and put your name, date, and the Virtual League game
on your scorecard.
you have any questions about the Virtual League, please contact
Samantha Gillett, President, at firstname.lastname@example.org.