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2019 01 fast 5 news

Sunday 20th January 2019

The Fast 5 is a 5 hole Men's & Women's Handicapped Matchplay Knockout played all in one single day.

"If you keep winning you keep playing"

The event is open to Men & Women BGC Members with any handicap, it's great chance for you all to play in a matchplay event but only over 5 holes.

The event will start at 12:00 Midday and continue until we have a winner.

Event Details

  • Men & Women will play in the one event
  • All entered players will be placed onto a random knockout draw
  • Intial rounds will be played in a group of 4 (2 individual matches). Later rounds will be played in pairs.
  • Each match will be played over 5 selected holes - Front & Back for intial rounds and Front for final rounds.
  • All players will be issued with a Fast 5 modified handicap (Details Below)
  • Each hole will be given a modified index (Details Below)
  • If the event is drawn after 5 holes, a nearest the pin (single shot) will determine the winner
  • If the final is drawn, each player will have 3 shots in the nearest the pin
  • The nearest the pin will be from the practise fairway to the putting green
  • The nearest the pin will be from staggered tees depending on handicap

Entry Fee & Entry

Entry Fee for the event is only $5. Please enter via the form below and pay your entry fee to the proshop before the event.
If you do not pay your entry fee, you will not be added to the draw.

Holes Used

Front 9 1st 2nd 7th 8th 9th Par 
Par 4 5 5 3 4 21 
Index 2/7/12 3/8/13 4/9/14 5/10/15 1/6/11  
Back 9 10th 15th 16th 17th 18th Par
Par 5 4 4 3 4 20
Index 2/7/12 3/8/13 4/9/14 5/10/15 1/6/11  

Handicap Structure

Normal 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45
Altered 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 8 8 8 9 9 9 10 10 10 11 11 11 12 12 12 13 13 13 14 14 14 15 15