36-hole individual gross stroke play, two-day event. With a cut to the low 60 and ties for the second round.
Open to Member Club golfers with handicaps of 7.0 or lower.
HCP INDEX min: -6 max: 7
The field of 144 players will be determined by the Patterson Cup Qualifier held at Philmont CC, Bluestone CC and exempt entries.
Practice rounds are not available.
Groups of three.
Normally beginning at 7:30 AM on intervals determined by pairings. If size of field warrants, 1st & 10th tee starting will be utilized. The field will be cut to the low 60 and ties after the first day and re-paired for the second day tee times.
Automotive transportation is NOT permitted for this event.
Determined by size of field.
4-hole play-off for low gross at the conclusion of the second round. Second place ties will be awarded duplicate prizes, prize money to be split. All other ties will be split evenly.
Height: 20" - (cup alone 15" high). Ornate sterling silver loving cup with applied handles mounted on double wooden base with silver collar. Engraved with individual winners since 1900.
NOTE: The Silver Cross, which represents the stroke play championship of the Association, will be awarded to the player returning the lowest total score in the Patterson Cup and the qualifying round of the Amateur Championship.