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Updates Made to Tournament Rules & Regulations

January 9th, 2019

At the December STPGA Board Meeting, the Board of Directors approved updates to the Tournament Rules & Regulations becoming effective immediately. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the STPGA Office at 832-442-2404.
 
2019 Tournament Rules and Regulations Summary of Changes
ARTICLE III: Section 5. Conflicting Tournaments
Statement that any non-sanctioned event that will coincide with a re-scheduled STPGA Sponsored or Sanctioned event will not be in breach of this policy was added.

ARTICLE IV: Section 1. Requirements
The number of combined events on tours and events as determined by the PGA of America in the twelve months preceding the tournament in questions is reduced from 10 to 8.

ARTICLE V: Section 4. Withdrawal Policy
 Processing fee for any refund to the player’s BlueGolf account is now $10.00. Processing fee for any refund to player’s credit card is now $20.00.

ARTICLE VII: Section 1. Conduct Unbecoming a Professional
Failure to check in at official registration area for any STPGA Sponsored event added under Conduct Unbecoming a Professional

ARTICLE VIII: Section 5. Texas Joe Black Cup Matches
Captain’s Agreement executed at the time of Captain selection added into Rules and Regulations.

Senior Representation has been eliminated. Team will now consist of Section President, Top 10 A-1, A-4, or A-13 Professionals from Open Division Points List, and One At-Large Captain’s Selection.

Note added that any changes in classification or employment within 30 days of Official Practice Round will not impact team composition.

ARTICLE VIII: Section 6. Levy Cup Matches
Captain’s Agreement executed at the time of Captain selection added into Rules and Regulations.

The top 6 Senior Professionals will now be determined by the Senior Division Points List only.

Note added that any changes in classification or employment within 30 days of Official Practice Round will not impact team composition.

To view the complete 2019 Tournament Rules & Regulations, please click here.









 
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