The Essex

Dine After 9 -USA Theme

Friday 23rd June 2023 - County Course front 9 Q,
Men play from Yellow Tees
Ladies play from Red Tees


 A mixed social golf competition played on the front 9-holes of the County Course - Men off Yellow Tees and Ladies off Red Tees. Prepared scorecards and a startsheet will be available at the Starters Hut.

Once we finish we will have the presentation and a meal from the selected country.  This Round is American themed and served in the Trophy Bar.

Entry Fee £12 INCLUDING PRIZES payable through IG Website from your account accessed from: Home Screen --> Menu --> My Golf --> My Account

Once players have entered then they must commit to playing - If you can't play you must notify the social committee or The Essex reception no later than 3 days prior to this event. Any "No" Shows will be charged the Entry Fee which is £12. Dietary requirements must be submitted by noon 18th June.

Two Person Texas Scramble Format and Rules: 

Both players in your group tee off at every hole. After both players have teed off, the tee shot that is deemed to be the best is used on that hole.

Both players proceeds to hit from within one width of a scorecard, no nearer the hole, from where the selected tee shot came to rest. Ball may be placed in closely mown areas i.e. fairway, fringe, tee box but if any selected shot is in the rough or bunker, each player must drop the ball and play from the same condition. For each successive shot, select the preferred shot and each player hits from within one width of a scorecard, no nearer the hole.

Once on the green, both players may putt from within six inches of the selected ball. The first ball in the hole is the scoring ball for the group. 

  • For 2 person teams: 3 tee shots from each player must be used

Maximum Playing Handicap Allowances: Men 40 - Ladies 54


Strokeplay (Medal) record the gross score for each hole on the scorecard. All scorecards must be signed and verified before turning in to the Committee member handling scoring on the day. The team handicap will be deducted from the team gross score.

  • 2 Person Team Handicap allowance: 35% of lowest and 15% of highest course handicap
  • and if needed 3 person Team Handicap allowance: 20%/15%/10% from lowest to highest course handicap


The contact for this competition is Karen Gowers (07769449747)

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