Can Am Cup Team Matchplay Championship 21st Edition

Sat-Sun, August 10-11, 2019 at Browns Farm in South Dayton, New York
Disc golf teams tournament

Can Am Cup Team Matchplay Championship 21st Edition graphic

Staff

Tournament DirectorJ. Gary Dropcho
Tournament AdministratorRex Brown

About this tournament

Brown's Farm Disc Golf Course
8744 South Dayton-Silver Creek Road
South Dayton, NY 14138

When: August 10-11, 2019
Sign-in 7:30-8:30 AM, Players Meeting 8:35-8:50
Shotgun Tee-off 9:00 AM

Entry: $360 Per Team of Six (6) players: 2 Open, 2 Am (never taken PDGA tournament $), 1 Woman & 1 Master (over 40). Price includes: $10 course fee per player, Lunch and Dinner on Saturday, tent camping on site (first come, first pick). Team members can register individually.

12-team limited field. IF, AND ONLY IF, we have 4 fully-rostered teams on waitlist, we will expand to 16 teams.

Format: 9 holes of match play each round. Each match won earns 1 point for your team. Tied matches = 1/2 point. Top four teams play for medals, payout via paypal or merch, and possession of Can Am Cup for 1 year.

Side Games: $2 Ace Pool, 50/50 Drawing, Home Baked Goods for Longest Drive on hole #18 (from each tee) and Closest To the Pin on hole #4 (from each tee).

A majority of the team (4/6) MUST be from the same geographic area (within 60 mile radius).

Am players must be true amateurs, having not taken PDGA tournament or Can Am Cup cash.

Master player’s age is based on their year of birth NOT their birthdate.

CAN AM CUP TEAM MATCH PLAY TOURNAMENT RULES

Rosters, including substitutes, must be submitted as final by the close of registration (11 pm July 31, 2019), to insure roster eligibility. Team entry fees must be paid in full by July 31.

Roster positions: Open 1, Open 2, Master (age 40+), Woman, Amateur 1, Amateur 2. Master player’s age is based on their year of birth NOT their birthdate. Ams must never have accepted Can Am Cup or PDGA tournament cash. A majority of the team (4/6) MUST be from the same geographic area (within 60 mile radius).

Tee Assignments: GOLD TEES -- Open 1, Open 2, Masters. WHITE TEES -- Women, Am 1, Am 2.

Teams may also register up to two substitute players. Teams can substitute up to two eligible roster players during the tournament, but only at the beginning of a new match. Once a player is substituted for they may not return to play more matches. Teams may not move players between roster positions once the tournament has begun.

Pool play: 9-hole matches against same roster players from other teams in your pool. Earn a team point for winning more holes in match than opponent. Earn a ½ point for a tie.

NOTE: SCORECARDS FROM POOL PLAY MATCHES THAT ARE NOT TURNED IN TO TOURNAMENT ADMINISTRATOR BY 7 PM SATURDAY WILL RESULT IN BOTH TEAMS IN THAT MATCH BEING PENALIZED 1/2 POINT.

Scoring: matches that are over before the nine holes are finished are not necessary to complete. Scores for matches are reported as the number of holes up and the number of holes remaining in the nine-hole match when the match was closed out. Thus, Player A who is up by two holes with only one hole remaining reports the win as 2up and 1. Player B was "dormie" at the beginning of the eighth hole as they needed to win the last two holes to salvage a tie in the match.

Pool standings determination: First criteria -- total team points earned.
Second criteria: head to head results.
Third criteria: total number of holes left in matches won by team.
Fourth criteria: total margin of match victories won by team.

CROSSOVER MATCH SCORECARDS NOT TURNED IN TO TOURNAMENT ADMINISTRATOR BY NOON SUNDAY WILL RESULT IN 1/2 POINT PENALTY TO BOTH TEAMS IN THE MATCH.

Semi-Final: Top team of Pool A plays second place team from Pool B, and top team from Pool B plays second place team from Pool A in 9 hole matches that cannot end in a tie, ie. played sudden death. Semi's are played with blank slate regarding team points. First tiebreaker: total number of holes left in matches won by team.
Second tiebreaker: total margin of match victories won by team.

Final Match: Winners of semi-finals play 9-hole matches that cannot end in a tie for the Gold medals. Losers of semi-finals play 9-hole matches that cannot end in a tie for the Bronze medals. Finals are played with blank slate regarding team points. First tiebreaker: total number of holes left in matches won by team.
Second tiebreaker: total margin of match victories won by team.

Refund policy

Pittsburgh Flying Disc is responsible for all refunds/cancelations.

Location

Browns Farm
South Dayton, NY   Get Directions