Each team member hits his own tee shot – the best tee shot is chosen and marked (Minimum of 3 tee shots each for foursomes; 4 tee shots each for threesomes). For tee shots ONLY, the player whose tee shot was chosen does not play the second shot. The remaining team members hit their next shot from this point. Once on the green, each player takes 1 putt – 2nd putt is conceded. Recorder enters one score per hole.
Don Leverington Tournament
This tournament honors a long-time member. The two players representing the best low and high handicap scores play off the following week to determine the best overall golfer – the lowest net score wins the trophy. Skill prizes are also awarded.
Honors Ken Darlington, who scored less than his age over 300 times. It is played over two weeks, with scores from both days totaled. Trophies awarded for Low Gross and runner-up and Low Net and runner-up. Players finishing 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in each handicap bracket over the two days also receive prizes. Skill prizes are awarded both days.
The season-long race for the RivEx Cup culminates on September 1st and 8th. This tournament is based on the season-long PGA FedEx format. The results of every draw (excluding scrambles) awards members RivEx points in their respective handicap brackets according to their performance that week. RivEx points are posted each week and accumulated. Every member who plays in the RivEx cup receives prize money, as well, skill prizes are awarded both days. RivEx point leaders in each handicap group receive starting handicap advantages for the two-day RivEx cup.
Last year, a few members of Victoria and Riverside Senior traded venues for the day – it was well received. This year, we have scheduled two dates for this swap. Each club will organize sign-up sheets for those interested in the swap.
Senior Men’s Golf Club
8630 Rowland Rd NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 2T6