Pairs Trophy(Active Competition)
This is an annual four ball better ball match-play competition for all female and male members played in accordance with the following rules:
a) Pairs (own choice) to play four ball better ball match-play under handicap on a knock-out basis.
b) The handicap allowance for each player in each match will be 90% of the difference between the player’s handicap and that of the player with the lowest handicap in the match to be taken as strokes at holes as per stroke index.
Ladies to play off the men’s card and add 4 strokes to their handicap before the stroke allowance is calculated.
c) All matches to be played on the Sharnbrook course, starting at hole number one.
d) All matches will be over 18 holes. In the event of the match being ‘all square’ after 18 holes it will be continued as the best of three holes over the 1st, 2nd and 7th holes. If after the 7th hole the match is still square the procedure shall be repeated until the advantage is gained. Strokes to be taken as per the stroke index when playing these holes in a full round.