Discraft's Green Mountain Championship presented by Upper Park Disc Golf - 2021 AM SIDE, MP40 & FP40

PDGA logoFri-Sun, September 10-12, 2021 at Smugglers' Notch Resort in Jeffersonvile, Vermont
Amateur-only A-tier · PDGA-sanctioned singles tournament

Discraft's Green Mountain Championship presented by Upper Park Disc Golf - 2021 AM SIDE, MP40 & FP40 graphic

Staff

Tournament DirectorJeff Spring
Assistant Tournament DirectorChris Young

About this tournament

2021 GMC AM & Pro Masters: Event Info

Welcome to the GMC AM & Pro Masters Tourney! We're happy to offer MP40 & FP40 divisions this year. In order to do so, we've expanded to include two new courses, both within 45 minutes of Smugglers' Notch Resort! See below for event details & the Course Schedule:

Am Side Registration opens 4/15/21
MP40 & FP40 Registration opens 4/22/21

TD's:
Black Falls and Cold Hollow: Will Cleland
Brewster Ridge and Fox Run Meadows: Chris Young & Louis Annino
Email: [email redacted]

**ALL PLAYERS ARE REQUIRED TO CHECK IN BEFORE AND AFTER THE ROUND.

Players Meeting: FB Live on Disc Golf Vermont's page Monday Sept. 6th at noon. All players are required to watch the meeting before they tee. We will post the link after we go live so you do not need to watch live if you have a scheduling conflict.

Players meeting link: https://www.facebook.com/DiscGolfVermont/videos/384680966437846

FIELD SIZE, DIVISIONS & POOLS:

A Pool:
MP40 (32 players)
FP40 (8 players
MA1 (56 players)
FA1 (12 players)
APool Playoff loop: Brewster hole #1,2,3,4,5,6,16,17,18,repeat.
BPool Playoff loop: Black Falls hole #17,18,16,repeat.

B Pool:
MA40 (20 players)
MA50 (12 players)
MA2 (56 players)
FA2 (12 players)
MJ15 (4 players)

Tee Assignments: ( DO NOT refer to tee signs on the course for Tee assignments)

Cold Hollow: ( note that holes 4,5,9,10,11,15 have shared tees)
Long tees- MA2,MA40,MA50
Short tees- Juniors,FA2.

Black Falls:
Gold tee to Gold basket- MP40,FP40,MA1,MA40,MA50,MA2.
Silver tee to Silver basket- FA2,FA1,Juniors.

Fox Run Meadows: ( note that several of the holes have shared tees)
Gold tees- MP40
Blue tees- FP40,MA1
White tees- FA1

Brewster Ridge: ( note that several holes have shared tees)
Gold tees- MP40,MA1.
Blue tees- FP40,FA1,MA40,MA50,MA2,Juniors.
White tees- FA2


Course Out of Bounds/Notes:

Black Falls DGC:
( DRIVE UNDER 25 MPH on Black Falls Road please and park ONLY on the right side of the road!)
Hole 1: OB red stakes left side of fairway. Pond is OB. If you go out of bounds on your drive over the red stakes play where it was last in bounds with a 1 stroke penalty. If you go in the pond out of bounds, then proceed to the drop zone( stakes below the pond) with a 1 stroke penalty. If you go out of bounds again, then play your next shot where it crossed the out of bounds line with a 1 stroke penalty.
Hole8: OB red stakes that share hole #1 OB line. If you go out of bounds play your next shot from the Drop Zone ( stakes) with a 1 stroke penalty.
Hole 11: OB red stakes.
Hole 12: OB red stakes.
Hole 16: MANDO tree is marked. All shots must pass to the left of the mandatory, if the Mando is missed re-tee with a 1 stroke penalty. OB also if on Black Falls road. Pin flags will mark the OB line.
Hole 17: OB painted line left side of fairway. OB also if on Black Falls road. Pin flags will mark the OB line.
Hole 18: OB ponds and shared OB line with 17. Drives from the gold tees that land out of bounds proceed to silver tee as a drop zone with a 1 stroke penalty. Subsequent shots, and silver tee drives play normal OB rules.

Cold Hollow DGC:
Hole 1: The parking lot area and over the fence is out of bounds. You will see pin flags and a fence as the OB line.
Hole 2: The pond is OB.

Brewster Ridge : https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ICc5QYhrKXlQxI8hisXtki4nW166GFW3/view

Fox Run Meadows: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1IHvjFV6tYwGUlktfj0qRUNZAGA9WBs7e/view

NO 2 METER RULE.

Barbed wire: Barbed wire may be found on any of the 4 courses, most often on the Cold Hollow course. When your lie is near barbed wire, you make take relief according to rule 803.02A. (Mark your new lie on the line of play, further from the target, at the nearest point that provides relief).

1 meter of relief may be taken off of any INBOUNDS Pro Tour assets on the courses.

Tee Times (all days): Tee times will be posted Thursday Sept 9th for Fridays round (pdga.com). After all players are off the course Friday we will work as fast as we can to get tee times posted for Saturdays round. Our hope is to have those posted before 8pm Friday night. Again, visit pdga.com, go to events and find our event on the list and that is where you will find your tee time. When arriving for your tee time, please go directly to the scoring building ( Old Pro Shop) and check in at least 20 minutes prior to your tee time. Please help us and the other players in the event by arriving early, being prepared to live score, understanding any course notes or Out of Bounds and being ready to start on time.

Friday Tee times: https://www.pdga.com/tour/event/51045

Smuggs Tournament Central: Innova tent outside the Pro Shop.
Black Falls Tournament Central: Just above Gold tee #1.
Cold Hollow Tournament Central: Near the barn and hole #1 tee.

PDGA Live Scoring: This is how each group will keep score. All players need to click on the link below to become familiar with PDGA Live Scoring.
https://www.pdga.com/help/tournament-management/official-hole-scoring. All groups are also REQUIRED to do a back up card. Paper cards will be available.

PDGA Live Scoring access code: gmcdgvt



COURSE SCHEDULE (All rounds tee times, 1 round/day):

A Pool Course Schedule (tee times run from 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Daily)
FRIDAY: Blackfalls Disc Golf Course (Montgomery, VT)
SATURDAY: Fox Run DGC (Smugglers’ Notch DGC, VT)
SUNDAY: Brewster Ridge DGC (Smugglers’ Notch DGC, VT)

B Pool Course Schedule (tee times run from 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Daily)
FRIDAY: Brewster Ridge DGC (Smugglers’ Notch DGC, VT)
SATURDAY: Cold Hollow DGC (Enosburg, VT)
SUNDAY: Blackfalls Disc Golf Course (Montgomery, VT)

OTHER ACTIVITIES:
Smuggs FallFest is back!
We have planned 2 nights of live music on the Village Green featuring Zack Nugent.
Get tickets for Friday and Saturday nights and enjoy music,food,beverages and disc golf vendors!

LODGING:
Discount Rates will be made available for lodging at Smugglers’ Notch Resort. Group Rates Available May 1, 2021.

Camping will be available at Blackfalls Disc Golf Course. Rates and camping program available upon request, email... [email redacted].


All amateur players will receive a players pack valued at $300 which will include items from Discraft (3 Limited Edition Discs & More), Smugglers Notch Resort (FallFest Tickets), VIP Spectator passes and a limited edition Upper Park Shift bag!

All MP40/FP40 players will receive a VIP Spectator pass as a Players pack.

Players Pack pickup @ the Meeting House 12-5pm Thurs. The Meeting House is at the main resort area.

All players will be competing for a custom Orbital Creations wood trophy for division winners!

Refund policy

Disc Golf Vermont is responsible for all refunds/cancellations. PDGA refund policy will be used and can be found in the link below.

https://www.pdga.com/rules/competition-manual/103