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Major #8 – Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Vancouver Open

August 31, 2018 - September 2, 2018

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Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Vancouver Open

presented by
ICBA BENEFITS

McCleery / Langara / Fraserview

Fri-Sun, Aug. 31 - Sep. 2, 2018

Amateur Eligibility

  • 54-Hole Championship: Open to all Amateurs with current GOLF CANADA or USGA Handicap Factor of 18.0 or less.
  • Charity Pro-Am:  Open to all Amateurs with Golf Canada handicap factor of 28.0 or less.

Professional Eligibility

  • 54-Hole Championship: Open to all VGT, PGA of Canada, Mackenzie Tour Canada Professionals and “Mini-Tour” Professionals.  Non-carded Professionals may be required to provide prior Amateur or Mini Tour playing records to verify their playing ability.  Please email operations@vancouvergolftour.com with this information at the time of submitting your entry.
  • Charity Pro-Am: VGT will send invites out to Professionals through golf genius for this event. There is a guaranteed $5,000 purse up for grabs.  Professionals who bring a fully paid team to the Pro-Am will have their entry fee waived for the Pro-Am.

Amateurs:

A minimum of 70% of Amateur Golfers & ties in each Handicap Flight (Champ, A or B) & Division (Senior 8.0 or less) will make the 36-hole cut to play the final round based on alternating Gross & Net Results.

For example, if there are 40 players in a particular flight, a minimum of 28 players will make the cut as follows: The top 14 Gross scores + ties & top 14 net scores + ties will make the cut to play on Sunday.

Professionals:

Top 60% + ties in the pro field will make the 36-hole cut (48+ties if a full field of 80 pros with the top 32+ties being paid).

Women’s Open:

The Top 60% + ties in the Women’s Open Division will make the 36-Hole Cut to play Sunday.  In a case where no Female Amateurs are inside the top 60% of the Women’s Division thru 36 holes, the top 3 Female Amateurs will be invited to play for Low Female Amateur honors on Sunday!

The Top 40% of the Women’s Open Division (Pros + Amateurs combined) will make the Prize Table. A $1,000 minimum first place cheque will be offered to the top Female Professional thanks to MAUI JIM Canada and a minimum $500 Prize Credit will be offered to the top Female Amateur in the field (based on a minimum of 5 Pros + 5 Amateurs in the field)

Entry Deadline: 

  • Friday, Aug. 24th, 2018 @ 6 pm or when the event is full

Full Field:

  • 224 golfers (144 amateurs; 80 Pros)

Pro Purses Totaling $45,000*

*$40,000 Open Purse + $5,000 Pro-Am Purse (Based on Full Field of 80 Pros & 144 Amateurs) 

(The Open Purse will be split between Men’s & Women’s Pro Divisions based on field size). For example, if 60 Male Pros & 20 Female Pros in each respective division, the Male Pro Purse = $30,000 & Women’s Pro Purse = $10,000 and vice versa.

Amateur Prizing: $45,000**

**Based on $25,000 in tee-gifts & $20,000 in prize tables for a full field of amateurs in the Charity Pro-am and in the 54-Hole Championship.

Amateur Prizing:

  • Overall Gross, Overall Net, Women’s Amateur Champion, Men’s Senior Champion
  • Top 25% of each Amateur Flight will make it to the prize table based on alternating Gross & Net  
  • Scores. With 40 players in each Flight, the Top 5 Gross & Top 5 Net Scores in each flight will prize out.
  • Championship Flight, Flight A, and Flight B will be determined as close to 33% of the total field size of these 3 flights.

54-Hole Championship Entry Fees

PROFESSIONALS

  • VGT Majors Members (e-Transfer Rate) $400+GST ($420.00)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $420+GST
  • Non-Major Members (e-Transfer Rate) $450+GST ($472.50)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $470+GST
  • PGA Members (e-Transfer Rate) $450+GST ($472.50)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $470+GST
  • Non-Carded Pros (e-Transfer Rate) $550+GST ($577.50)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $570+GST

AMATEURS

  • VGT Members (e-Transfer Rate) $285+GST ($299.25)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $305+GST
  • Non-Members (e-Transfer Rate) $300+GST ($315.00)
    Online Payment with Credit Card or PayPal is $320+GST

Details

Start:
August 31, 2018
End:
September 2, 2018
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Event Tags:
Website:
vancouveropen.ca

Organizer

Vancouver Golf Tour
Phone:
604-980-4653
Email:
info@vancouvergolftour.com
Website:
http://vancouvergolftour.com

Other

Day 1 Venue
McCleery
Day 2 Venue
Langara
Day 3 Venue
Fraserview
Event Payment
https://vancouvergolftour.com/payment/vancouver-open/

Venue

Fraserview Golf Course
7800 Vivian Dr
Vancouver, BC V5S 2E6 Canada
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Phone:
(604) 257-6923
Website:
http://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/fraserview-golf-course.aspx