The Legacy
Men’s Member – Guest
December 9-11, 2020

REGISTRATION
Opens October 9th at 9:00 am on a first come first basis

ENTRY FEE
$2,100/Team (excludes caddie fees)

FLIGHTS
Flights will be comprised of  six teams
 

Tournament: This is a 45-hole match play point tournament.

Format: The field is divided into flights, each containing six 2-men teams determined by the total USGA handicap for the Member and his Guest. Each team will play a 9-hole match against all other teams in their flight. Players will receive 90% handicaps in each match rolled off the lowest handicap in the group.

Handicap: Strokes will fall as they would on an 18 hole card (no half shots). There will be a maximum of 10 strokes allowed between partners.

Tees: Tees played will be assigned based on flight. Players aged 60 or greater whose age and handicap combine to 70 or more have the option to move forward one tee with the associated handicap reduction.

Scoring:

  • 1 point for winning a hole
  • Half point for tying a hole
  • 1 point for winning the match
  • Bye matches and all unopposed matches will be played vs. par as the opponent, with a minimum score of 5-4
  • All matches are to play the full 9 holes
  • Teams will be able to score a maximum of 6 points per match

Awards

Flight Champions:

  • The team with the most points in each flight after 45 holes (5 matches) is the Flight Champion. The top team in each flight qualifies for the Flight Winners Shoot-Out on Friday.
  • In the event of a two way tie for Flight Champion, the tiebreaker will be the score in the Head to Head match(s) followed by a match of cards using USGA guidelines.
  • In the event of a three-way or more tie for Flight Champion, the tiebreaker will be the record In the Head to Head matches, followed by total points accumulated in the matches, followed by points against the 4th place team, finally a sudden-death playoff using the shoot-out format beginning on hole #10.

The Legacy
Men’s Member – Guest
December 9-11, 2020
Schedule of Events

Wednesday, December 9

All day                                      Practice Round Scheduled at Member’s Leisure
9:00 am – 2:00 pm                Registration and Hospitality Suite at the Dunes Retail Store
6:30 pm                                   Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres, El Cardonal – Players Only
7:30 pm                                   Dinner and Pairings Meeting, Players Only, Location TBD

Thursday, December 10

7:00 am                                   Dunes Practice Range and Slider Bar Open for Breakfast
8:00 am                                   First 9-Hole Match, Dunes – Shotgun
11:00 am                                 Second 9-Hole Match, Dunes – Shotgun
1:30 pm                                   Lunch on the Sunset Terrace, Dunes Club
2:30 pm                                   Third 9-Hole Match, Dunes – Shotgun
5:00 pm                                   Snacks and Cocktails on the Sunset Terrace, Dunes Club

Friday, December 11

7:00 am                                   El Cardonal Practice Facility and Tacos and Tortas open for Breakfast
8:00 am                                   Fourth 9-Hole Match, El Cardonal – Shotgun
11:00 am                                 Fifth 9-Hole Match, El Cardonal – Shotgun
1:30 pm                                   Lunch at Tacos and Tortas
3:00 pm                                   Flight Winners Shoot-Out, Hole #18 El Cardonal
6:30 pm                                   Awards presentation and closing party

While you are playing, we have arranged some Activities for your Spouses and Guests to Enjoy.
Details to Follow

Wednesday, December 9

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm                  Bubbles & Retail, Diamante Spa

Thursday, December 10

10:30 am – 2:00 pm                 Field Trip to El Huerto, Culinary Experience & Lunch

Friday, December 11

10:00 am – 1:00 pm               Mimosas, Whale Watching & Mimosas aboard MICK
3:00 pm                                     Flight Winners Shoot-Out, Hole #18 El Cardonal
6:30 pm                                     Awards presentation and closing party

The Legacy
Men’s Member – Guest
December 9-11, 2020
Flight Winners Shootout

Format: All flight winners will qualify for the Shootout. Teams will compete in a True Alternate Shot format, including chip-offs using continuous putting. Partners may decide order of play on the First Tee.

Rules: USGA Rules will govern all play with the exception of the local rules, which are followed throughout the tournament.

Tees: Play will begin from the TEES PLAYED IN THE EVENT. Handicaps will be calculated by taking 50% of the team’s combined handicap at 90%. Strokes will be rounded to the nearest whole number and will be played as the fall on an 18-hole card.

Chip-Offs will be conducted from predetermined locations on each hole. The ball may be placed by hand. Players participating in the chip-off must turn their backs while opponents are chipping.

Elimination: The playoff will be on Hole #18 of El Cardonal

  • 2 teams eliminated after Round 1
  • 2 teams eliminated after Round 2
  • 1 team eliminated after Round 3
  • 2 teams will play Round 4 for the Overall Championship

Wagering on the Winners: Teams may wager on the Overall Champion of the Flight Winners Shootout. Tickets may be purchased after Flight Winners have been announced for $20. All winning tickets will share in the Prize Pool (win bets only).

The Legacy
Men’s Member – Guest
December 9-11, 2020
Team Buy-in

Entry Fee: $500 Per Team

Event Payout: 85% of the money wagered in each flight will stay within the flight. The remaining 15% will go into a pool for the Overall Champion. Should a team elect to not buy their team and win the flight, flight winner payout will be paid to second place.

Payouts: Flight Champion 70% (Determined by tournament tie break format)

Second Place 30% (All ties will split the proceeds)

Overall Champion Pool
First Place 50%
2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 30%
(All ties for 2nd and 3rd will split proceeds)