Golf Tournament, Varadero

Golf Tournament, Varadero

Encouraging amateurs from all over the world, from September 20 th to 23 rd , 2017, the Varadero Golf Tournament will take place. Within a maximum of 26 handicaps for males and 36 handicaps for females, competitors will be contesting under the grounds of amateur players, and for the records, official certified handicaps must be shown to the organizing committee at Varadero Golf Club. If a player does not have a certified handicap to support him or her, then the Callaway system will be applied. Some of the general bases for the contest are: all golfers must be 18 years or older, disputes will be solved by the tournament committee and its decision shall be final, the golf cart is mandatory, the score card must be exchanged and signed by the opposite player, and the Royal and Ancient St. Andrews Golf Club rules and the Varadero Golf Club rules will be applied. On the other hand, neither jeans nor sleeveless pullover or t-shirts will be allowed, while golf shoes are compulsory. Unless determined by the organizing committee, the event will not be postponed or called off due to bad weather. Some further details are:

1- Category and System:

  • The tournament will be played in foursomes, 2 mandatory competition rounds and 1 optional practice round.
  • The 1 st Round of Competition will be played in twosome under the Format Best Score from 2.
  • The 2 nd Round will be individual.
  • The winner will result from the total of the individual scores of the two rounds.
  • Each round is estimate to be carried out in 4 and a half hour.

2- Tee Time

  • Every player will receive his tee times and should be in his tee 15 minutes before his tee off. In case of absence, he/she will be disqualified. Tee times will be every 10 minutes.

3- Tee Off

  • WHITE: Gentlemen
  • RED: Ladies
  • In case of ties, we will proceed as it follows:
  • Net Score: We take the lowest Handicap.
  • Gross Score: We take the highest Handicap.

4- Awards

  • Best Net Score Gentlemen (0-14 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best Net Score Gentlemen (15-26 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best Net Score Ladies (0-14 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best Net Score Ladies (15-36 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best Gross Score Gentlemen (0-26 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best Gross Score Ladies (0-36 Handicaps): Trophy and gift certificate.
  • Best twosome of First round, ladies and gentlemen: Trophy and gift certificate.

The second best net score by category and second best gross score of ladies and gentlemen will be awarded with golf items and other prizes provided by the sponsors. Some other skills will also be awarded:

  • Winner Twosome of the 1st Round, Best Score from 2 (1 prize per category)
  • Closest to the pin
  • Longest drive male
  • Longest drive female
  • Straightest drive

There will be a draw during the award dinner where it will be offered a Free Stay for two, among other prizes. The winner of 2 or more prizes will be awarded with the prize of greater value.

5- Event Itinerary:

Day 1: September 20 th

- 19:00 Welcome cocktail and presentation of the tournament competition categories.

Day 2: September 21 st

- 06:30 Practices on the driving range

- 07:30 General practices

- 15:00 Long drive twosome

- Night off

Day 3: September 22 nd

- 06:30 Practices on the driving range

- 07:30 1 st Stroke play round (Best ball)

- Night off

Day 4: September 23 rd

- 06:30 Practices on the driving range

- 07:30 2 nd Stroke play round (Individual)

- Award dinner

For clients being interested in taking advantage of this amazing fun and training opportunity our Travel Agency, Cuba Select Travel, can provide them with a full accommodation and tournament package, where prices may vary depending on the selected hotel. On the other hand, we to not reserve green fee unless costumers book accommodation with us:

Hotel    Price per night per person   Green Fee per person
DBL  SGL
 Meliá Las Antillas  500.00  800.00  150.00
 Meliá Varadero  554.00  887.00  150.00
 Meliá Las Américas  627.00  1027.00  150.00
 Paradisus Princesa del Mar  654.00  1087.00  150.00
 Paradisus Varadero  667.00  1100.00  150.00