U.S. OPEN Elimination Contest
U.S. OpEN Elimination
contest, is now open for the season.
Registration closes Thursday June 14th, at 7 AM EST.
to your account to register, or
for an account if you do not have one. Of course, don't forget to bookmark
The top 70 ranked players from the tournament field will be divided into 4 performance groups based on World Tour Rankings. This is a contest of skill that requires contestants to
make 1 selection from each performance group.
The Contest is stroke play, meaning the aggregate score for the contestant's four golfers will determine their position relative to the other contestants. The lower the contestant's aggregate score, the higher the ranking.
The Contest does not take into consideration any tournament play after regulation play has completed.
If any of the golfers selected misses the cut, the entry will be eliminated from the contest provided there are at least 3 contestants to have
survived the cut.
The top contestants, ranked from lowest to highest aggregate score, at the end of official play will be the Final Prize winners. When the Prize Fund
exceeds $1,500 the payouts will be as follows:
* First Place 45%
* Second Place 25%
* Third Place 20%
* Fourth Place 10%
otherwise the Prize Fund will be
* First Place 50%
* Second Place 30%
* Third Place 20%
Should there be less than 3 contestants to have survived the cut, the prize payouts
2 Contestants to survive cut ... will compete for the 1st and 2nd prize
1 Contestant to survive cut ... will receive the first prize payout.
In these 2 instance those remaining contestants with 3 players to have survived the cut will
compete for the remaining unclaimed prize payouts.
If an entry has a missing selection, the empty selection will be
replaced by the golfer with the highest (best) ranking from the same performance
group. If an entry has a golfer selected that does not start the tournament for any reason whatsoever, participants who have selected such golfer
will be provided with the highest ranked eligible golfer from the same
A player who withdraws after having
commenced play will not be provided with a substituted player and
consequentially will be eliminated provided there are at least 3 contestants to
have survived the cut.
Player selections including changes will be accepted up until the contest
deadline. The presence of other players or changes in the tournament field after it has been published
on our site shall in no way affect the outcome of the
No responsibility will be taken for contest registrations or contestant's selections which are lost, delayed, damaged, not received properly on the web site or misdirected in any other manner in the mail or any other electronic means including the Internet.
The entry fee for this contest is $25 Canadian and payment must be sent before
start of play to participate in this contest. Failure to send payment before
start of play will result in the immediate removal of all your entries from this
The following payment options are offered:
Canadian participants ... Interac & Cheque only
International participants ... PayPal & Cheque only
The preferred method of payment from Canadian participants is via an Interac
E-Mail Money Transfer from your online bank account. Send payment to:
2) PayPal / Credit Card
payments are only accepted from international participants and send to:
Please include the PayPal transaction fee of $1.00 per entry.
Although we use PayPal as a payment service provider, upon checkout, you may
pay with either a PayPal account or a major credit card.
3) Payment by Mail
Payment by cheque, money order & bank drafts are also accepted by mail
from Canadian participants however must be postmarked before start of play.
Make payment payable to "Sťamus Maher" and send by mail or
121 Main Street West
Grimsby, ON L3M 1R5
Entries: There will be no limit of the number of entries to the Contest.
Contestants may enter the Contest as many times as they wish, provided they pay the
stated entry fee for each of their entries.
Any Contestant whose payment is returned unpaid will be subject to immediate
loss of all entries from all Contests.
All entries become the property of the Contest Administrator and none will be
There is a 10% Contest administration fee applied to the winners.
This Contest is neither affiliated with nor endorsed by the PGA Tour or any
The Contest Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any contestant or to
withdraw or amend the contest at any time in its absolute discretion in case of
error, technical problem or any matter interfering with the conduct of the
as contemplated by these rules.
The decisions of the Contest Administrator is final on all matters of fact,
interpretation, eligibility, procedure and fulfillment. By entering this contest
you acknowledge acceptance of all Contest rules and agree to be bound by them.
Users assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be
caused, by participation in this Contest. Users release Administrator, Contest
Entities and all others associated with the development and execution of this
Contest from any and all liability for damages, losses or injury resulting from
participation in the Contest or acceptance or use of any prize.
The Contest Administrator is not responsible for any typographical/other
error in administration / prize announcement in connection with this Contest.
Administrator and Contest Entities are not responsible for incomplete,
illegible, misdirected, damaged, lost or late entries or for any human error
which may occur in the processing of the entries.
In the event of sabotage, acts of God, computer virus or other events or
causes beyond Administratorís reasonable control that corrupt the integrity,
administration, security or proper operation of the Contest, Administrator
reserves the right to modify or terminate entry and/or cancel or suspend the
If a tournament is cancelled, postponed, delayed or rescheduled for any
reason whatsoever, Administrator may elect to cancel, postpone, delay or
reschedule the Contest. Notice of cancellation will be posted at www.goforthegreengolfpools.com.