2021 U.S. Senior Amateur Qualifier - Ptarmigan Country Club






*This event serves as a concurrent qualifier for the CGA Senior Amateur Championship. The qualifier is first and foremost a USGA Senior Amateur championship qualifier. Only players that are registered for the USGA Senior Amateur Championship qualifier may also use this site as a CGA Senior Amateur Qualifier. You may not play in this event as a CGA Senior Amateur Qualifier only.


Please CLICK HERE to register for the CGA Senior Amateur Qualifier.



Host Facility: Ptarmigan Country Club


Date: Monday, July 26, 2021


Age Limit: Must be 55 on or before August 28, 2021


Registration Opens: May 5, 2021


Registration Closes: 5:00 PM EDT July 14, 2021


Entry Fee: $175.00


Amateur Handicap Index limit: 7.4


Field Size: Maximum of 84 players.


Golf Carts: Players may ride in golf carts for the U.S. Senior Amateur Qualifier. Cart fees will be included in the player's entry fee. Players may also choose to carry, use a push cart or have a caddie. There will only be allowed two (2) carts per group maximum-- if all 3 players choose to ride. Otherwise carts per group will be consolidated. The player or the player’s caddie may ride in a golf cart during a round, but both may not ride at the same time. I.E. - a player may walk to the green and the caddie may bring the cart up.


Please see the attached infograph in the "Player Information" section linked HERE.


Format: 18 holes of stroke play


Qualifying Positions: 3


Alternate Positions: 2


Starting Time: 7:30 a.m. off holes #1 and #10 


Driving Range: The driving range will be made available by 6:30 a.m. at no additional charge to the player.


Practice Round Information: Practice rounds will be made available on 5/11/2021, 5/18/2021, 6/22/2021, 7/11/2021 & 7/13/2021.


Available Tee time Blocks: 2:00 p.m., 2:09 p.m., 2:18 p.m. & 2:27 p.m. (Tee times not filled 24 hours before will be released back to the Members)


Cost: $99 includes Green Gee, Cart Fee and Practice Facility


Please call the Golf Shop 14 days prior to reserve (970) 226-6600.


Player Food: Player food will be the responsibility of the player.


Score Posting: The CGA will post tournament scores.



Local Rules in Effect


Distance Measuring Devices: Must measure distance only.


Green Maps: Please note that any green reading materials must adhere to the 2019 updated standards.


Prohibiting Use of Audio and Video Devices: During a round, a player must not listen to or watch content of any nature on a personal audio or video device (G-8).


Replacement of Broken or Significantly Damaged Club: Model Local Rule G-9 is in effect. CLICK HERE for a full explanation.


Ball Played from Outside Relief Area When Taking Back-On-the-Line Relief: Model Local Rule E-12 is in effect. CLICK HERE for a full explanation.


Limiting When Stroke Made From Putting Green Must Be Replayed Under Exception 2 to Rule 11.1b: Local Rule as prescribed in the Clarifications to the 2019 Rules of Golf is in effect. Model Local Rule D-7.


Official in Charge: An official in charge cannot set-up a golf course or officiate Rules if that person is also a participant at the qualifying site.


One Ball Rule: Local Rule as prescribed in Section 8 of the Committee Procedures is in effect. Model Local Rule G-4.


Clubs: Grooves - Local Rule as prescribed in Section 8 of teh Committee Procedures is in effect. Model Local Rule G-3.


Footwear: It is a condition at all qualifying sites unless otherwise indicated by an asterisk on this entry application that shoes with traditionally-designed spikes (regardless of composition, i.e., ceramic, plastic, etc.) or spikes, regardless of design, comprised either entirely or partially of metal (if such metal may come in contact with the course) are prohibited during the stipulated round. Penalty for breach of this condition: Disqualification