Chippendale

The Chippendale trophy is played for each year with all clubs in the association taking part. A random draw is made during the winter break. There follows a series of knock-out rounds within the two sections (‘A’ and ‘B’). The winners of each section take part in a grand final, usually on the home course of that years President.

Rules

FIRST ROUND HOME TEAM ODD NUMBERS
SECOND ROUND HOME TEAM ODD NUMBERS
THIRD ROUND HOME TEAM ODD NUMBERS
FOURTH ROUND HOME TEAM ODD NUMBERS
SEMI-FINAL NEUTRAL COURSE
FINAL NEUTRAL COURSE

Members eligible to play must be full playing members 18 or over with a playing handicap of 16 to 28.  A team shall consist of two players, one 16 – 20 handicap and one 21 – 28 handicap.

All Member Clubs may enter 2 teams.  The form of the competition shall be a foursome,  played over 18 holes from scratch as match play on a knockout basis and played to a “sudden death” end if necessary from the first hole.  The winners of the A & B sections shall play off, on the same basis over 36 holes.  Both the semi-finals and final to be played on a neutral course on a date and venue fixed by the Secretary.

The onus is upon each Team to contact the other as soon as possible.  The Home Club should offer the Away Club three possible dates on which to play.  Any disputes will be arbitrated by the Chippendale Secretary.  The Penalty for breaking this Rule is disqualification of BOTH Teams.

A player who plays in the A team is not eligible to play in the B team and vice-versa.  Penalty for breaking this rule is the disqualification of the teams.  Failure to notify the Competition Secretary of the result by the winning team by the final date of each round will also result in disqualification.  If playing a match on the final day please notify Chippendale Secretary before hand, in case you cannot get result to him on time.

Chippendale Competition Secretary:- Malcolm Elliott: Tel: 01132 505783, or 07757 199627.   E-Mail : chippendale.secretary@bdrga.net

Back up number Mel Smart Tel: 0113 2558506 E-Mail: secretary@bdrga.net

Captains please ensure your players are aware of the rules etc. Please make contact with your next match within one week of the last day of the round.

HANDICAP CERTIFICATES MUST BE EXCHANGED  OR ELECTRONIC DISPLAY DATED NO MORE THAN 28 DAYS BEFORE THE START OF THE MATCH.FAILURE TO ADHERE TO THIS RULE IS DISQUALIFICATION.

Bradford & District Rabbits Golf Association