Tuesday, 4th June 2024 at Downshire Golf Complex

Competition Rules

The Easthampstead Men’s Seniors Open (The Competition) shall consist of 18 holes of Stableford play. The Competition will be played in accordance with the Rules of Golf as provided by the Royal and Ancient Club of St Andrew’s and any local rules at the time of the Competition. The Competition is limited to 108 players including guests and sponsors.

The overall winner will be the player returning the highest Stableford score.  Other major prize winners will include the highest scores in a number of ‘divisions’, a visitor’s prize and the best team score. The handicap range for each division will be set after the closing date of the Competition. With the exception of the team event, no player may win more than one major prize and the visitor prize will only be awarded if a visitor does not win a major prize.

Entry Conditions

All entrants must be of amateur status as defined by the ‘R & A’ and a member of a recognised golf club within the English Golf Union. Entrants must be aged 55 or over on the day of the Competition and possess a valid active handicap certificate under the current handicap system. Note that the maximum allowed for this competition is a WHS Handicap Index of 25.4, in effect a maximum playing handicap of 28.

Evidence of current handicap, with WHS Membership Number where registered must be produced on the day of the competition. This is a qualifying competition for handicaps.

Should there be sufficient entries above Handicap Index 25.4 then a separate prize(s) will be introduced. Those with no current handicap may be allowed to compete but cannot win any major prizes.

No refund of entry monies will be made after the draw for starting times on Friday 31st May 2024.

Fee Payment: Please pay the required fee direct to the Club’s bank account, the details are:

BankNat West
Account Name:Easthampstead Golf Club
Sort Code51-81-22
Account No:01605763

Please use the format ‘SnrOpen-NAME’, e.g. ‘SnrOpen-C.Corbett’ in the reference field of your payment.

Tee times will be notified shortly after the draw has been made, and will also appear on the Easthampstead Golf club website www.easthampsteadgolfclub.co.uk

The Competition Committee reserves the right to alter or amend the Competition Rules, the prize structure, to reject any entry or alter or amend the conditions of entry. Their decision on all matters shall be final.

Bacon bap, coffee and lunch will be provided.


To be completed by each entrant who is NOT a member of Easthampstead Golf Club

I wish to enter for the Easthampstead Men‘s Seniors Open and agree to pay the fee of £43 per entry (Downshire Golf Complex season ticket holders £23).

Entry fees and application form must be returned by 24th May 2024.

Note that all fields marked with a red asterisk * are mandatory and must be provided.