The Greater Des Moines Challenge
Saturday, May 26, 2007 at 8:00 AM - Sunday, May 27, 2007 at 7:00 PM (CDT)
Des Moines, IA
Random Draw Doubles @ Ewing 3:00 PM Friday, May 25. $5 entry - 100% payout.
Player Check-In 5:30 - 9:30 at host hotel, Ramada Northwest 5000 Merle Hay Road 515-278-0271. Mention Des Moines Disc Golf Club for a special rate of $62 + 12% tax for a double queen or single king.
Singles event starts Saturday, May 26 at 8:00 AM and carries on through Sunday, May 27. Three rounds for everyone. A final staggered start round for the top 4 cards of each pro division at TD discretion.
Awards ceremonies for everyone at Walnut Ridge 45 minutes after Pro final round completes. 120% Pro payout plus $1,000 added to the purse.
Refunds: No refunds will be issued after the 7th day before the start of the event but players will be sent a player package if one was provided. Refunds prior to 14 days before the event will be 95% (for postage and handling). Refunds between 14 and 7 days before the event will be at 50%. No players pack will be provided to anyone who withdraws from the event earlier that 7 days before the event.
All PDGA rules and standards will be enforced. Collared shirts are strongly encouraged but will not be required. No tee shirts will be allowed in the Pro division. Drugs and/or alcohol will be prohibited before and during play. All players must adhere to park rules. Rain/storm delays will be at the discretion of the TD but lightening should not come within 3 miles of the area of play. Player9s Code of Conduct will be strictly enforced.
Players packs will be provided for amateur and intermediate divisions only. Please e-mail TD with your shirt size preference.
Courses: Pros play Pickard and Ewing on Saturday and Big Creek and Walnut Ridge (finals) on Sunday. Advanced Amateur Men play Ewing and Pickard on Saturday and Walnut Sunday morning. All other Amateurs and Intermediates play Walnut Ridge and Grandview on Saturday and Ewing Sunday morning. All players not in the finals are welcome to watch at Walnut Ridge Sunday afternoon before the award ceremony. Course selection is subject to change depending on registered players. We are planning for three pools but will expand to four pools if needed.
The Des Moines Disc Golf Club hopes to make the Greater Des Moines Challenge a fun and memorable event for all involved. We look forward to seeing you this Memorial Day Weekend!
Tina Clark, Tournament Director (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Amanda Acton, Assistant TD (email@example.com)