18-hole foursome (alternate shot) stroke play with select drives. There will be two age divisions (13 years and under and 14 to 17 years). The 13 and under division will compete from a shorter set of tees. Players may play up with written permission from the Junior Golf Committee.
Open to father and son teams (sons must be 17 & under) and stepfather and stepson teams from Member Clubs - not necessarily from the same club. One member of a team must be a member of a Member Club and listed on the GAP handicap report. The "10 Score" eligibility requirement is waived for this event.
Teams are not permitted to play in more than 1 Father & Son event in a calendar year. Players turning 18 after the Father & Son (Middle) but before the Father & Son (Younger) must play in the (Middle). Players turning 30 after the Father & Son (Middle) but prior to the Father & Son (Older) must play in the (Middle).
AGE LIMIT min: 7
Limited to the first 120 pairs.
Practice rounds are not available for this event.
If size of field warrants, 1st & 10th tee, AM & PM Starting. A father may enter with two different sons. The rounds may not be played concurrently.
Gross prizes in each of two age groups: Thirteen and under, and fourteen years and older. Number of prizes determined by size of field.
Ties for low gross in both age groups will be named co-champions. All other ties to be broken by using the USGA recommended scorecard tiebreaking method.