Pennant 2020

The Social Golf Club Pennant series returns bigger and better in 2020! 

Entries are now open!

Format

The 2020 series will be capped at 16 teams. Teams will compete in 5 Qualifying Matches, with the top 8 teams advancing to the sudden death Knockout Matches until 2 teams remain where they will compete at Victoria Golf Club in the final.

Qualifying Matches

Each team will play 5 Qualifying Matches, the drawn will be done at random once entries have closed. Once the Pool Matches have been completed the advancing teams will then be seeded and progress through to the Knockout stage.

Knockout Matches

Qualifying teams will be ranked based on the points they have accumulated in the Qualifying Matches and will play off according to the Knockout Draw until the final at Victoria Golf Club on Sunday 2 August 2020.

Handicaps

The lowest marker in each Contest shall play from Scratch (0) and their Opponent will be allocated shots to the amount equal to the difference in Daily Handicaps between both players. Shots will be allocated according to the “Australian Match Play Index”.

Here's how easy it is:

1. Form your team:

Choose a team name and register all team members using the button below. Team registration is just $160 per team. Teams must consist of a minimum of four players and a maximum of eight. All players must have a valid GOLF Link number to be eligible to play. Please note: only registered team members can play, so it’s best to include a couple of back-up players just in case! These players can be added anytime up to the maximum of 8.

2. Season consists of

5 Qualifying Matches from March to May. Followed by a seeded knockout series over a further 3 rounds. Each team must have four players available for each round. Each round is 4 versus 4 handicap match play.

3. The Final

The two teams remaining after the knockout stages will battle it out for FREE at Victoria Golf Club on Sunday 2nd August including pre-game dinner, overnight accommodation, breakfast and lunch. A spot in the final is valued at over $1,200 per team!

Full Terms & Conditions

The Schedule

Qualifying matches

Round 1 Mornington Golf Club
Sunday March 1, 2020
Round 2

Cape Schanck
Sunday March 22, 2020
Round 3 The Social Golf Club Pennant - St Andrews Rosebud Country Club
Sunday April 26, 2020
Round 4 The Social Golf Club Pennant - St Andrews Portsea Golf Club
Sunday May 17, 2020
Round 5 The Social Golf Club Pennant - St Andrews St Andrews Beach 
Sunday May 31, 2020

Knockout phase

Quarter Final The Social Golf Club Pennant - Ranfurlie Patterson River Golf Club
Sunday June 28, 2020
Semi Finals The Social Golf Club Pennant - Moonah Links Ranfurlie Golf Club
Sunday July 12, 2020
Final Then Social Golf Club Final at VGC Victoria Golf Club
Sunday August 2, 2020