Dullahan Doubles Duel

Sat-Sun, October 30-31, 2021 at Cameron Park Lake in Cameron Park, California
Disc golf doubles tournament

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About this tournament

BRING YOUR OWN PARTNER DOUBLES
Presented by In the Chains Disc Golf and El Dorado Disc Sports

The Dullahan (“dark man”) was a malevolent harbinger of death whose roots lie in Celtic mythology. He is said to be the embodiment of Crom Dubh, a fertility god who demanded blood sacrifice in the form of decapitation, his worship ended with the coming of Christianity to Ireland. Frustrated by the loss of his sacrifice, he still roams the roads, calling the names of those doomed to die, and carrying his head under his arm.

Open Teams-Cash Purse equal to 80% of open registration + Trophy for Top Three

Amateur-Cash Purse equal to 60% of registration for Amateur +
Trophy for Top Three + Custom Event Disc

This is A NON-Sanctioned event. Cash prizes are not reported to PDGA. 50% of hole sponsors $ will go to added cash for payouts.

Dates – Saturday October 30th - all teams will play 2 rounds- shotgun starts
Sunday October 31 – all teams will play 1 round in the morning-tee times

Cash and Trophies Awarded Immediately following Sunday Round

After the Awards there will be Food Trucks, pumpkins for the kids, and Trick or Treating at Cameron Park Lake!!! Have your family spend the day at the Lake or join you after your round!!!

Field and Size – Open (20 teams) and Amateur (34 teams) limited to 54 teams’ total. Field sizes are subject to change based upon interest and registered players. Co-Ed Teams and Teams with Youth HIGHLY encouraged. Grow the Sport!

If you DO NOT have a partner and still want to play, register as a single and we will match you with another single partner. You will receive a full refund if we are unable to match you to a partner. Put your name and email address in both players info when registering.

This is a non-sanctioned doubles tournament; however, we will be enforcing an amateur rating cut off for this event for PDGA members. This challenge is intended for fun and a taste of the true Doubles experience, not just an easy payday. Therefore, players rated above 935 are required to register in the Open field to play in this event. If one of your doubles team has a rating over 935, you must register for Open Team.

This Tournament is for the experience of playing a Doubles format that’s a bit more akin to what you’d find playing in a national Doubles event, but in a shorter time frame.

THERE WILL BE A PLAYERS MEETING BEFORE EVENT BEGINS

Saturday 10/30 7AM – Sign-In at Cameron Park Lake Gazebo – 2 – 18-hole rounds

• 8AM Shotgun start, 3 teams each hole - Best Shot Doubles
• Afternoon Intermission (working on lunch options-TBD)
• Then Shotgun Start - 18 Holes Alternate Shot Doubles

Sunday 10/31 - Sign-In at Cameron Park Lake Gazebo – 1 Round - 8AM tee times

• Holes 1-9 Worst Throw/Opponent’s Choice
The most challenging form of doubles out there is Worst Throw. When playing this, the 2 opposing teams get to pick which of your team's shots you have to take. Also both teammates have to make a putt before the hole is complete.
Example:
1. Teammates 1 and 2 (T1 and T2) throw from the tee. One lands in the fairway, the other OB.
2. The team's opponents choose the disc that landed OB. (stroke 1 + 2 with OB penalty)
3. T1 and T2 players throw from the chosen lie. T1 lands near the basket and T2 lands in the basket.
4. The team's opponents choose the disc that isn't in the basket. (stroke 3)
5. Both players make the putt from the chosen lie. (stroke 4: bogey)

• Holes 10-18 Tough Throw
This disc golf doubles format has all the same rules as Worst Throw with one exception: Only one player needs to finish a hole for the team to complete it. This means as soon as one player makes a putt, the other player no longer needs to. Additionally, if one player has a long throw-in or aces the hole, the hole is complete for that team.

The format is a little less brutal than Worst Throw and allows amazing shots to actually matter to a team's score.

For more information visit https://udisc.com/blog/post/how-to-play-disc-golf-doubles-formats-tips

Tournament Logo Shirts are available for purchase at time of Registration for ALL. There will be a cutoff date to allow for production. Courtesy of the amazing people at Sacramento Made.

There will be a different course layout each day of the tournament.

Please check back occasionally. This information may be updated but will be noted as an update. If you have any questions, please email the TD

Refund policy

El Dorado Disc Sports is responsible for all refunds/cancellations. Refund requests within two weeks of the tournament will be refunded only if the player's spot can be filled by a waitlisted/additional player. Call Sharon with questions. 916-320-5215

If unable to hold the tournament due to restrictions, changes to current public health order, an apocalypse of any kind, or any other act beyond the control of the TD, the event will be rescheduled.

Location

Cameron Park Lake
Cameron Park, CA   Get Directions

Schedule

The schedule has not been posted yet.

Player Divisions & Entry Fees

$125.00 / teamODBLOpen Team
$100.00 / teamADBLAmateur Team
$65.00 / teamOSINSingle Player-Open
$50.00 / teamASINSingle Player-Amateur