2019 NLGA National Championship
Contacts: SithNoy 952-451-2774, Ace 214-909-6654, Perry 503-209-5824, Bounvilay 515-991-4802, Det 714-721-4657, Jay Prathoumthong 763.238.2223
Hosted by: 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 ask to provide the legitimacy of your HCI.
Cost: $250 includes 2 DAYS OF TOURNAMENT PLAY
Golf Course: Chimera Golf Club , 901 Olivia Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89011
Practice Round: $60 PP
Thur Oct 10, 2019
12:45 PM Shotgun
Tournament Round: $250 PP
Friday & Saturday
7:45 AM Shotgun
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 (5000-5300 yards) | Tee Box *Skilled Junior must play within their HCI yardage.
Lao Junior and Student Golf Showcase: 4 Junior golfer will be granted an exemption to compete.
Prize and Award Chart: 1st – 5th place. (*subject to change based on the number of players)
TBD: C Flight Flight
4th Place: $300
Regional Team: Low Score of 4 CH, 4A, 4B flight
2 Person Challenge: Cost: $50 team
Regional Team Competition: Defending 2018Champion: Team EAST 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 association. You must select your 8 players before the start of the round. Can not combined players from other club or association to compete. Strictly enforced by the committee. Payouts are dependent on the number of club that will 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: Tournament Raffle items, Driver, 3 wood, wedges, putters, bag
Golf Award Presentation/ Banquet:
FLAMINGO BANQUET HALL
Address: 3495 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89121
Award Presentation: 9 PM
Saturday, October 12, 8pm - Close
*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 if 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.
*Tie Breaker: Handicap hole sudden death
*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.
Registration Instruction and Participant Expectation:
1. Payment will be verified by NLGA.
2. Regional Team Member: Please arrange payment to your TEAM Captain or you may also visit our site @ http://nationallaogolf.com/ngla_online_shop.php for payment options.
3. Your name will be posted to our "Player List" after successful validation of payment.
*Tournament Deadline: Monday, October 1, 2018
2) Full Payment: I'm making a full payment to secure my spot.
3) Wells Fargo Bank: Visit any branch and deposit your tournament fee under Organization name " National Lao Golf Association"
Account# 7972433424. Contact us with the deposit transaction# and the name you've registered for our tournament.