14th Unilever Independence Day Golf Tournament 2017

17th March, 2017
To: All Members

14th Unilever Independence Day Golf Tournament 2017

The “14th Unilever Independence Day Golf Tournament - 2017” (Stroke play) will be held on the 25th and 26th of March, 2017 (Saturday & Sunday), sponsored by Unilever Bangladesh Limited. Ladies and Juniors will play on 25th of March only. Senior and Nine Hole Golf Tournament will be held on 25th and 26th March 2017. Regular 18 Hole Golfers will play on the 26th of March 2017 only. I, on behalf of the Tournament Committee request all the golfers to participate in this tournament. Following are the trophies:
Runner Up
2nd Runner Up
3rd Runner Up
Best Gross
2nd Best Gross
Ladies Winner
Senior Winner
9 Hole Winner
9 Hole Runner Up
Junior Winner
Best Front Nine
Best Back Nine
Longest Drive
Nearest to Pin

On behalf of the Sponsor, all members and their spouses are cordially invited to attend the Prize Distribution Ceremony on the 26th of March, 2017, at 7:45 P.M., to be followed by Dinner, Cultural Programme and Attractive Lucky Prize Draw for all.

1. Golfers are requested to enter their name in the tournament entry register by Thursday (23 March, 2017) by 01:00 PM.
2. Penalty for starting in late, but within five minutes of the starting time is loss of first hole in match play and two strokes penalty in stroke play/stableford, further delay will lead to disqualification, subject to the discretion of the committee (rule 6-3a, R & A).
3. To qualify for SENIOR CUP, a golfer must be 60 years of age and over. ‘Super Senior’ group should be of age 67 and over and will also qualify for SENIOR CUP and they may tee off from forward tee. Senior & Junior Cup Golf Tournament will be played in 9 holes. To compete for the senior, ladies and junior tournament, a minimum of 5 golfers are required for each category. Golfers up to 14 years of age will qualify to play in junior group.
4. Any lady willing to participate in the men’s tournament must play with a minimum of 24 handicap or her adjusted handicap, whichever is lower.
5. Senior, ladies and junior’s are eligible to compete for the nearest to pin and the longest drive, from their respective tee.
6. Participants without valid reason withdrawing before finishing his/her round in any tournament shall not be allowed to play in the next tournament.
7. Golfers willing to participate in the tournament and failing to turn-up for the tournament in the last minute shall be charged the tournament fee and shall not be allowed to take part in the next tournament unless they have valid reasons.
8. Grouping and flights made by the Tournament Committee is final. The committee reserves the right to change the group & tee off time for conducting the tournament smoothly.
9. As per rule of Golf any participant from other club not having a valid handicap certificate shall be playing at “0” handicap. Golfers having membership of multiple clubs including BGCC have to play with their lowest handicap.
10. Members and their guest attending the prize distribution ceremony are earnestly requested not to bring children below the age of 12 (twelve) years along with them.
11. ‘BGCC Dress Code’ is attached herewith. All members and their guests are requested to follow the dress code strictly. Sponsors are also requested to instruct their guests while coming to the club/restaurant.
12. Tee off time will be posted on the BGCC website also posted on the board at the clubhouse. Please phone the club at 2780423-4 or Md. Dulal Howlader (01919422462) to know your tee off time.

Dress for
Prize Distribution: Smart Casual
Time : 7:45 PM

Lt Col Md Toufiqul Islam (Retd)
Vice Chairman,
Tournament Committee.
Post Date : 19 March 2017