Northern California Golf Association

54th Annual Public Links Championship

Poppy Hills Golf Course

July 22-23, 2019


Player Information Sheet



Club Information (website/directions):                  

Poppy Hills Golf Course

3200 Lopez Road

Pebble Beach, CA 93953

(831) 622-8239



36 holes stroke play, 18 holes per day. Championship Flight will play from the Blue NCGA Tee Markers (see Yardage Sheet). For Golden Gate and Yosemite Flights, men will play from the White NCGA Tee Markers and women will play from the Red NCGA Tee Markers (see Yardage Sheet).  Course Handicaps for women will be adjusted accordingly as prescribed in Section 3-5 of the USGA Handicap Manual. THE CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE FLIGHTED BASED ON July 15th HANDICAP INDEX. There will be a play-off to determine first place immediately following the conclusion of play.  If a play-off cannot be conducted (decision of the Committee and golf course) the USGA method of matching cards will be used.  Ties for second and third places will be broken using the USGA method of matching cards.



Golden Gate (Index Range TBD); Yosemite (Index Range TBD).


Competition Schedule:                                 

7:30 AM off Tees #1 & #10. Players will be re-paired by score within their flight for the final round. Please click here for starting times. Please be at your assigned tee at least 10 minutes prior to your starting time.


Practice Round Information:                        

Fee: $85 (Monday-Thursday), $115 (Friday-Sunday); carts are $25 per player (optional). For practice round starting times/availability please call (831) 622-8239.


Cart Fee Information:                                   

The NCGA is committed to providing golfers with disabilities as much course access as the conditions allow.  Please contact the host Head Professional to make requests for access at least one week prior to the event.


Golf carts are optional at the player’s expense. Cart rental is $25 per player. A maximum of two golf carts per group is permitted. Push carts may be rented for $10.



Golf Shop & Practice Range:                        

The golf shop will open at 6:00 AM and practice range will open at 6:30 AM.


Payment Information:                                  

Cash and major credit cards are accepted for all purchases (golf shop and food and beverage).


Food and Beverage Information:                 

Porter’s Restaurant will be open from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The Snack Bar opens at 9:30 AM. No outside food and beverage are permitted.


Additional Information:                               

Prior to the first day of the event, you must make yourself familiar with the Regulations and Policies, (including 2019 Hard Card, 2019 Pace of Play Policy, and Clarification on Smart Phones).