AJGA Host Hotel: Homewood Suites by Hilton Lake Mary
Hotel Address: 755 Currency Circle, Lake Mary, FL 32746
AJGA Special Rate: $189 (Average rate at this time: $229)
Rate Includes: Breakfast Buffet / WIFI / Access to Fitness Center
Reservation Method: (407) 805-9111 - Identify yourself as an AJGA Participant
Booking link: AJGA Booking Link
Cutoff Date: January 28, 2020
Check in Time: 3 p.m.
Check out Time: 12 p.m.
Private Housing: Please contact Tournament Director Connor Sullivan at (815) 354-0261 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you need or are seeking more information on private housing. This option is first come, first served, and is not guaranteed, so please contact the tournament director as soon as possible.
In order to fully process your request for private housing, you will be sent information via email to complete. The AJGA will be facilitating background checks of all possible housing options as a way to ensure a safe and welcoming atmosphere during the event. These checks come with a $50 non-refundable, administrative fee. Upon your request for private housing, the AJGA will bear the expense of the check up-front, and thus, the fee is non-refundable as the process cannot be reversed or withdrawn.
Airport: Orlando International Airport (MCO)
Airport Transportation: Mears Transportation Group – (407) 423-5566
Cost: Varies based upon trip
Distance to Host Hotel: 30 miles (35 minutes)
Distance to Golf Course: 37 miles (40 minutes)
AJGA Preferred Rentals: Avis and Budget, the preferred rental car brands of the American Junior Golf Association, provide AJGA members and their families with savings on vehicles for all AJGA event-related and personal travel. To see rates for all events, visit these links:
Date: Friday, February 14
Time: 1:30 p.m. shotgun
Golf Course: Timacuan Golf & Country Club
Signup: AJGA Player Center
Cutoff: Thursday, February 13
An AJGA Staff member will be located on the practice putting green with hole locations and sand bottle. All players are required to carry their own bag or use a push cart.
Spectator carts will be available for the practice round ONLY and will be subject to availability of the golf course. The rental fee will be $25 per cart and no more than two people may ride in the cart at once. Those who violate this policy will forfeit their cart fee and their right to use a cart at Timacuan Golf & Country Club.
Additional Practice Rounds Information
Players may arrange additional practice rounds by contacting Timacuan Golf & Country Club at (407) 321-0010 on an individual basis. Additional practice rounds will be $39 for juniors & $59 for parents. Tee times may be scheduled for February 7 - 13, 2020 anytime after 10 a.m. and will be subject to the Timacuan Golf & Country Club’s availability. Additional practice rounds are at the individual’s expense and are provided at a reduced rate by the AJGA and the host facility. Players and guests must comply with all rules & expectations at the host facility including, but not limited to, a restriction of the number of shots to be played, disrespectful behavior towards host club staff and/or members, overall time limits and limitations of non-paying guests. Failure to comply with these rules may result in the forfeiture of your additional practice round.
AJGA CARES FOR THE COURSE: As part of the AJGA’s Code of Conduct policy players are required to fill their divots and ball marks on the golf course. Players will receive a small, lightweight sand bottle at the beginning of each event and should fill the bottles at the sand filling stations on each tee as necessary. The penalty for not following this policy is as follows:
· 1st & 2nd offense – Player receives a verbal warning
· 3rd & subsequent offenses – Player receives a one-stroke penalty
DRIVING RANGE AVAILABILITY
Dates: February 14 – 17, 2020
Times: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Balls: Complimentary before and after play
Note: After play please stay in designated area
BIG MAX PUSH CART BORROW PROGRAM
As the Official Push Cart of the AJGA, BIG MAX has provided all players the opportunity to borrow a push cart at one tournament per year. Players who borrow during an AJGA event will be eligible to win a free BIG MAX push cart in December. Two BIG MAX push carts can be used on a first-come, first-serve basis at every event. If you are interested, see the Tournament Director on-site to reserve one and sign an agreement form.
Function: Player Registration
Date: Friday, February 14
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Upstairs Ballroom
Players unable to register at this time MUST notify Tournament Director Connor Sullivan prior to March 13 at (815) 354-0261. Registration is mandatory. Players who fail to attend without prior approval from the tournament director may forfeit their tournament gifts. Approval to miss Players Registration will be granted only in extreme circumstances. An individual absent from these events because they are not staying at the host hotel, are staying in private housing for the week, or have a long commute do not constitute acceptable circumstances.
TOURNAMENT TEE TIMES/PAIRINGS
Official Pairings Available: February 13, 2020
8 – 10 a.m. off Nos. 1 & 10 (First Round)
8 – 10 a.m. off Nos. 1 & 10 (Second Round)
8 – 10 a.m. off Nos. 1 & 10 (Final Round)
Final Round Pairings Available: February 16, 2020
Time: 5 p.m.
Note: Players assume the entire risk if they call any other number or individual and receive an incorrect starting time.
A tie for the championship will be decided by a sudden-death playoff immediately following the conclusion of play. As inclement weather may delay play, please make your departing flight as late as possible.
Date: February 15, 2020
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location: Grill Room
Social Activity: TBD
Cost: Players Complimentary
HQ Location: Conference Room
TD Name: Connor Sullivan
Phone Number: (815) 354-0261
JUNIOR PLUS MEMBER SWING VIDEOS: All Junior Plus Members will have the opportunity to have their swings taped on the driving range for the College Coaches website at any time during the event. Players must see the Tournament Director to schedule a time to film their swing video. If you are unsure of your membership status, a list is available in tournament headquarters.
RANGEFINDERS: The AJGA allows the usage of distance-measuring devices in all AJGA competitions. If, during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device to gauge or MEASURE OTHER CONDITIONS that might affect his/her play (e.g., gradient, wind speed, temperature, etc.), the player is in breach of Rule 4.3(1).
SPECTATOR GOLF CARTS: Golf carts and spectator carts are not allowed without a Government issued Blue Permanent Handicap placard. Please see the Tournament Director on-site to receive an approved cart.
PUSH CARTS: Push carts (non-motorized) are approved for use by all players as permitted by the host facility. Players are responsible for providing their own push carts.