7th ANNUAL | National Lao Golf Association
2021 National Championship
National Lao Golf Assn., Inc. 501(c)3. A non-profit organization.
Tournament Field: All Amateurs. The National Lao Golf Championship is open to all amateurs and working class men and women. (Pro, Semi-Pro, Junior and College players do not qualify for prize payout; they are deemed for showcase play only). Players' proof of handicap will be strictly enforced for the overall fairness of the playing field. You may be asked to provide the legitimacy of your HCI.
*Disclaimer: Play by all USGA rules. To uphold the integrity of the game of golf, "Bump Rule" will be in effect for flights A, B and C. Tournament Directors will enforce the bump rule when your Day 1 and Day 2 score is less than 5 strokes but not combined or under your given handicap. Participants will be bumped to an upper flight when this occurs.
*Double Par scoring in effect! * On a Par 3, max score is 6, * On a Par 4, max score is 8, * On a Par 5, max score is 10
*Cap Out Rule Applies: Flight A -76: Flight B - 80 : Flight C - 85. In Combination with the bump rule. Due to Changes
*Tie Breaker: Handicap hole (by handicap hole difficulty) via sudden death method
*DQ = Disqualified. DQ will be implemented and enforced according to the game of golf and the infringement. The Tournament committee will review any possible DQ discreetly.
***The Tournament Committee has all rights to make adjustments and changes according to changing conditions before, during, and after each day of tournament play.
Cost: $250 includes 2 DAYS OF TOURNAMENT PLAY
Golf Course: Chimera Golf Club , 901 Olivia Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89011
Thursday Oct 7, 2021
Practice: $60 PP-. PR is $60 separate from $250 collected at the course on this day
12:45 PM Shotgun
DAY 1 & DAY 2
6:45 AM SHOTGUN
Friday & Saturday | Oct 8-9, 2021
*Participants are to notify the tournament committee if there are changes to his/her handicap.
Format/Flights: Par 72, 36 Holes (2 rounds), Stroke Play, Gross Score.
Field Size: 144
Championship Flight (HDCP 3 - 8) | Black Tee Box
Flight A (HDCP 9 - 13) | Black Tee Box
Flight B (HDCP 14 - 19) | Black Tee Box
Flight C (HDCP 20+ ) | Black Tee Box
*Women (HDCP 3-14 ) | Blue Box
*Women (HDCP 15+ ) | Blue Box
* Junior (5000-5700 yards) | Tee Box *Skilled juniors must play within their HCI yardage.
Lao Junior and Student Golf Showcase: 4 Junior golfers will be granted an exemption to compete.
Closest to the Pin, Long Drive contest (Saturday Only)
Hole-in-One: All PAR 3s - $500 Cash (Friday/Saturday)
Fun Contests/Awards: (Best Dress, Better Luck Next Time, Snowman Builder, ...and more)
Raffle:, Driver, utilities, wedges, putters.
Prize and Award Chart: 1st – 4th place. (*subject to change based on the number of players within each flight)
4th Place: $300
Regional Team: Low Score of 4 CH, 4A, 4B flight
2 Person Challenge: Cost: $50 team
Cost: $250 team
Regional Team Competition: Defending 2019 Champion: Team WEST COAST* *Note: (Low Score of 4 CH, 4A, 4B flight)
Club/Assoc. Competition: Combined gross score of 8 players from your club:
$250 per team: *Club Qualification: must be a member of a club or an association. You must select your 8 players before the start of the round. Can not combine players from other clubs or associations to compete. Strictly enforced by the committee. Payouts are dependent on the number of clubs that will compete.
Golf Award Presentation/ Banquet:
FLAMINGO BANQUET HALL
Address: 3495 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89121
Award Presentation: 9 PM
Saturday, October 9, 8pm - Close
Registration Instruction and Participant Expectation:
1. Payment will be verified by NLGA.
2. Regional Team Member: Please arrange payment to your TEAM Captain
3. Your name will be posted to our "Player List" after successful validation of payment.
*Tournament Deadline: Thursday, Sept 9, 2021
*Participants have up to 7 days to cancel the transaction for a full refund. Participants will pay all fees towards the refund process. A refund is subject to review by NLGA on a case by case basis if it's outside of the transaction date.
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