Keno Let’s Play Ambrose
Keno Let’s Play Ambrose
2020 Regional Finals
State Final Venue
Amateur Golf Links
As of Friday 4 September, Golf NSW will continue with the 2020 Keno Let’s Play Ambrose series, pending any new Government guidance. This decision has been made assuming that the recommendations regarding the restrictions on Community Sport are only in place for the identified period, ending in early October.
Some necessary changes have been made to the Regional Finals schedule, which can be viewed below.
If your Club would like to schedule a Club qualifying round by the end of September, 2020, Golf NSW is accepting late entries. Just schedule a two-person ambrose – men’s, mixed and women’s as part of your Club’s upcoming event calendar.
Stage 1: Golf Club’s Qualifying Round
A Golf Club’s qualifying round must be conducted as a two-person ambrose event. The leading male, female and mixed pair at each Club qualifying will advance to Stage 2. If a leading pair is unavailable for Stage 2, the next placed pair may replace them.
Club qualifying dates should be scheduled prior to 31 August to ensure qualifiers have sufficient time to attend their chosen Regional Final.
Each Club is entitled to have a pair in the men’s, women’s and mixed categories progress to Stage 2.
If a club has more than 20 pairs in any of the men’s, women’s and mixed competitions pay to play, they are entitled to have two (2) pairs progress to Stage 2, in that competition
Stage 2: Regional Finals
There will be seven (7) Regional Finals that will be managed by Golf NSW, and will be held in NSW metropolitan and regional areas.
The leading male, female and mixed pair from each Regional Final will advance to the State Final, Stage 3.
Regional Final Venues:
Longyard Golf Club – Sunday 11 October
The Coast Golf & Recreation Club – Wednesday 14 October
Pacific Dunes Golf Club – Sunday 18 October
Queanbeyan Golf Club – Sunday 25 October
Dubbo Golf Club – Sunday 25 October
Coffs Harbour Golf Club – Sunday 1 November
Tumut Golf Club – Sunday 8 November
Glenmore Heritage Valley Golf Club – Sunday 22 November
Shoalhaven Heads Golf Club – Sunday 22 November
NOTE: Wagga Wagga, Mollymook, Moss Vale and Kooindah Waters have been cancelled due to Government recommendations at the time of their scheduling.
Stage 3: State Final at Bonville Golf Resort
The State Final will be conducted over two (2) rounds of 18-holes. Scoring for each round will be based on ranking for that round such that the nett winner of the round will receive 1 point, nett second-place will receive 2 points, nett third-place will receive 3 points and so on. The winner of the State Final will be the pairing with the lowest points across the two rounds.
Covered by Golf NSW is the cost of two (2) rounds of golf, accommodation for 3 nights, welcome BBQ, the presentation dinner and breakfast on all three (3) mornings. One room at Bonville Golf Resort will be provided to the qualifying pair for the 3 nights. If additional accommodation is required for partners or additional guests, packages may be available at alternate venues.
See below for a summary of some key points to the Keno Let’s Play Ambrose. For all details please refer to the Terms of Competition below.
1. The Pair must have a minimum combined daily handicap of 8 (eg. if one player’s daily hanidcap is 4 and the second players daily handicap is 2 – they cannot play together because combined that is only 6)
2. Each player in the pair must have no more than 20 strokes difference in their daily handicap. (eg. If the lowest marker’s daily handicap is 5, their partner must play off no more than a daily handicap of 25).
NOTE: If a pairs daily handicaps are more than 20 strokes different, the higher marker will be limited to a daily handicap 20 strokes above the lower marker’s daily handicap.
3. The pair’s PLAYING handicap on the day will be ¼ of their combined daily handicap.
4. Each player must use at least 6 tee shots during a round.
5. Tee shots used MUST be indicated on the scorecard.
6. All entrants must attain the age of 18 years by the date of the State Final.
Entry Fee: $5.00 per pair
Please refer to Terms of Competition for full details.