2019 Women's Amateur Championship
Valley CC - July 29 - August 2, 2019


Eligibility:  Amateur golfers who have an active RIGA/GHIN handicap & are RIGA Members or are a Rhode Island resident and have a handicap index of less than 36.0 as of the 7/15/2019 revision.
Tournament Format:
July 29 - August 2, 2019-  Valley CC
Qualifying Round: 18 holes - Stroke play to determine match play qualifiers. Gross Scores used for seeding for the Championship & Net Divisions

In the event of a tie for the 16th place, there will be a sudden death playoff immediately following the completion of the Qualifying Round.


*You will be asked if you want to participate in the: Championship Gross Division or Net Championship Division during the registration process
Brackets of 16

Example: If we have 20 ladies sign up for the Championship Gross Division - the 17th-20th seed will be placed into the Net Championship Division, based upon their gross score.


Julie Green Championship 16 - 16 players Gross
President's Bowl - 16 players Net

Past President's Bowl - 16 players Net

Association Bowl - 16 players Net

Note: if there are less than 64 entrants, the RIGA Committee will determine the number of flights


Monday, July 29 - 18 holes Stroke Play with lunch included - 8:00 shotgun

Tuesday, July 30 - Match Play - Round of 16
Wednesday, July 31 - Match Play - Quarterfinals

Thursday, August 1 - Match Play - Semifinals

Friday, August 2 - Match Play - Finals


Qualifying round scores will be posted as a "T" score by the RIGA

There is no handicap maximum, however 36.0 is the highest index a player can use.  
Handicaps used will be 7/15/19

Entries - Form, Fee, Closing Date:  Entrants are solely responsible for securing and returning completed entry form by the due date.  Entries must be received at the RIGA office by July 21, 2019 and be accompanied by the entry fee of $80.00
You may enter online using a credit card at www.rigalinks.org  up until the entry deadline.  

Cart and Caddie policy: Carts are permissible during play.  An entrant is responsible to pay for their own cart fee throughout the tournament.  A player may take a caddie or carry their own bag at any stage of the competition.


Dress Code: Proper dress is required at all times.    
Spikeless shoes are mandatory.

Conditions/Schedules The RIGA reserves the right to alter any of the conditions and schedules herein.  The decision of the RIGA in any matter shall be final


Important: Entries must be received by July 21, 2019. Completed entry form must be accompanied by entry fee of $80.00 (Made payable to RIGA). If you withdraw from an event after the registration deadline has closed, there will be no refunds given. You may find a substitution and work out payment between each other.  No Faxed Entries