950 Flint St, Frankenmuth, Michigan 48734
Golf Course: The Fortress has been recognized by Golf Digest and Golfweek magazine as one of Michigan’s top 25 golf courses. Oversized greens and rolling terrain makes the course an enjoyable challenge for golfers of all levels. The Fortress reflects some of golf’s early Scottish origins with fescue covered mounds with well guarded sectioned greens. The Fortress encompasses over 6800 yards of play on a par 72 course. We are certain that you will enjoy the Fortress and Zehnder’s experience!
US International Para-Golf Tournament: The tournament will be a 54-hole stroke play event. The overall winner must play from the Championship tees. For the World Para-Golf Championship, will follow the Paralympic standards. The Paralympics define 10 impairments that are eligible to play. We will collect data on which impairment the athlete has. From there, we will group the disabilities or split them out further to allow for equal competition. For example, all neurological categories go into one group, while those with limb issues get further split into arm and leg.
Check and Credit Card Payments
The following policy will apply to any payment to NAGA for dues, entry fees or miscellaneous charges for returned checks or denial of payment on credit card remittances. A letter or e-mail will be sent to notify the payer that the check or credit card charge has been denied. The notification will specify that the amount due must be paid by certified check or money order (in U. S. funds) to satisfy the obligation. If a payment is rejected for a tournament entry fee, the entry will be denied until the obligation is paid. The member will be placed in “non-member status” until all obligations are satisfied, including a fee of $ 25.00 U.S. added to all applicable charges of rejected check/credit card.
Late Entries: Entry Deadline: August 1st 2018. Late entrants are accepted based on availability. They may or may not receive a tournament golf shirt in the size requested or other items ordered before deadline.
Refund Policy: No full refund of fees will be made after August 8th 2018. Should a cancellation of entry and request for refund become necessary, a written request including the reason for the request should be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to the NAGA office at: 701 Orkney Court, Smyrna, TN to be considered.
NAGA Tournament Details
NAGA Tournament: The tournament will be a 54-hole stroke play event. The overall winner must play from the Championship tees. All players have the option to play from the Championship Tees including Ladies and Seniors for all 3 days. In the event of a tie for the Championship (Men/Ladies/Seniors) there will be a sudden death playoff. All other ties will use a card-off process in accordance with the USGA guidelines.
Senior Tournament: The Senior tournament will also be a 54-hole (Please note it has been changed to three days) stroke play event. Seniors (50-59), Super-Seniors (60-69), and Super-Super-Seniors (70+) will play from the designated gold Senior tees. The Super-Super-Senior participants will have the option to play from the red tees to compete for their division title only, but will not be eligible for the overall senior championship.
Clarifying competing for both championships: If a Senior, Super-Senior, or Super-Super-Senior wishes to play for the overall NAGA tournament title they must play from the championship tees for the duration of the event. If a Super-Super-Senior wished to play for the overall Senior title they must play from the gold tees for the duration of the Senior event.
Eligibility: All NAGA members and Associate members; non-members can submit membership fees to gain entry. The field will be limited to 120 golfers, with consideration given first to life members, and then those members who are current with their 2015 NAGA dues. Amputees will have first consideration over associate members if the 120 spots have been filled. If necessary, please include your 2015 NAGA dues with your official tournament application, and check the appropriate box.
Associate Division: There will be an Associate Division for all able bodied participants. To be eligible the participant must be a NAGA Associate Member in good standing or pay Associate membership fees prior to or during registration. Awards will be given to the top three participants of the division based on a NET score with a verified handicap.
Net Championship and Senior Net Champion: There will be only one award and the winner may come from any Division. Only those who have a current valid golf handicap either from the USGA/RCGA or a locally recognized organization will be considered and will be verified prior to the competition. Please fill in the information on your entry form as to your handicap index number and an e-mail/phone number where it can be verified.
Disabled Championship: The Disabled Championship will be comprised of four different divisions given that there are enough participants to field a division. Those divisions will include vision impaired, seated/standing wheelchair and other disabilities. The divisions will be based on a verifiable handicap only through the USGA or another trusted source. Breakdown of divisions will be: Master Division (0-8 handicaps), Champion Division (9-18 handicaps), Grand Division (19-29 handicaps), and Medalist Division (30 or higher handicaps). Amputee participants will be able to compete for both their own championship and the disabled championship provided that they play from the designated tees and have a verifiable handicap. Anyone with a non-verifiable handicap will have the option of playing in the Master Division.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Frankenmuth
926 South Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734 Phone: 989.652.8100 , Fax: 989.652.8151 Email: email@example.com GROUP ROOM RESERVATION
AGREEMENT Event Name: National Amputee Golf Association ARRIVAL Sunday, August 19, 2018
DEPARTURE Friday, August 24, 2018
Check in Date Check Out Date Group Room Rate Standard Room Rate
2 Queen Standard Room 8/19/18 8/24/18 $99.99
2 Queen Suite 20 8/19/18 8/24/18 $119.99
* Reservations need to be made on or before, Friday, August 1st, 2018 to guarantee the room rate.*
Air Travel & Car
Air Travel: Bishop International airport (FNT) is the best spot to fly into!! Which is about 35 minuets from Frankenmuth, Mi. Many International players will be arriving in Detroit Mi (DTW) which is approximately 90 minuet drive to the Fortress. Car Rentals are available at both locations.
Enterprise Car Rental is offering a Discount For our event : Use this code to get a discount on your rental.
NAGA has secured special, discounted rental rates with Enterprise. To book your reservation, call 810-235-1101 this is the (FNT) locations number. Enterprise.com National Amputee Golf Association Michigan Chapter: National #: XZ20LO5 Enterprise #: XZ20LO5
Several other rental car companies are available