Thursday, February 6th (For Everyone)
07:30 – 19:00 Event General Information & Early Registration Desk The Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort, Lobby Area
08:30 – 12:00 & 13:00 – 17:30 Meetings with Copa Representative (Please request meeting time in advance) The Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort, Meeting Room 8
18:15 Group pick up to Welcome Cocktail The Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort, Lobby Area
19:00 – 23:00 Welcome Cocktail (Please RSVP with charitygolf@copaair.com) American Trade Hotel, Rooftop
Thursday, February 6th (For the golfers participating in Tech Ops Challenge)
07:30 Registration for Tech Ops Golf Challenge (Please confirm your registration with charitygolf@copaair.com) The Santa María Hotel & Golf Resort
09:00 Shotgun for Tech Ops Challenge The Santa María Hotel & Golf Resort
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch and closure event for golfers of Tech Ops Challenge

PLAYER LIST

Local Rules for the Tech Ops Challenge

Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort
February 6th, 2020

Golf Challenge Format:  Basic Golf Rules for Stroke Play (Updated February 2020)

Format: Individual stroke play. Everyone will play their own ball for the entire round of golf.

  1. stroke limit of double par: this means 6 on par 3’s, 8 on par 4’s and 10 on par 5’s
  2. white tee: everyone will play from the white tees
  3. please write your gross score only on your scorecards
  4. maximum handicap awarded will be 24.
  5. after the round of golf, please turn your scorecards into the golf shop so the tournament may be properly scored.

Santa Maria local rules:

  1. For this tournament, players will be allowed to remove their ball from the rocks without penalty. the ball will be placed in the closest area that is surrounded with grass.
  2. Out of bounds is marked with white markers. penalty areas are marked with red markers.
  3. Please keep golf carts on the cart paths around the tees and greens.
  4. Replace divots in the fairways, ball marks on the greens and rake the bunkers after use.

Have Fun and Play Well!!!!

Local Rules for the Ahmad Zamany Memorial Golf Tournament

Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort
February 6th, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Golf Challenge Format:  Basic Golf Rules for Stroke Play (Updated February 2020)

Format: Panama Style Texas Scramble (4-Person Scramble)

  1. The winner of the tournament will be the team with the lowest final score. The team´s handicap will be determined over a calculation of the handicap of the 4 players.
  • Each team consists of four golfers.
  • After each shot, the players in the team will select which of the 4 balls to play next.
  • The other 3 balls should be picked up and placed within 1 club length from the selected ball. Do this until the ball is holed.
  1. Each team will have to utilize 4 tee shots from each player. Failure to do so will result in a 5 shot penalty.
  • Each team of 4 players will keep their own score.
  • maximum score per hole is par + 3. 6 on par 3s, 7 on par 4s and 8 on par 5s
  • the maximum putts per hole is two.
  • no mulligans are permitted in the tournament.
  1. In case of a tie, we will use the USGA process of tie breaking. Last 9 holes, last 6 holes, last 3 holes, etc.
  2. Special holes on the golf course:
  • Long drive contests: Hole #s 2, 7, 9, 10, 13, 16, 15
  • Straight drive contests: Hole #s 4, 18
  • Closest to the pin contests: Hole #s 3, 5, 14, 17
  • Putting challenge: This event will be located on the practice putting green
  • Driving range challenge: This event will be located on the driving range
  • Hole in One: Hole # 17
  1. Santa Maria local rules:
  • for this tournament, players will be allowed to remove their ball from the rocks without penalty. The ball will be placed in the closest area that is surrounded with grass.
  • out of bounds is marked with white markers. Penalty areas are marked with red markers.
  • please keep golf carts on the cart paths around the tees and greens.
  • replace divots in the fairways, ball marks on the greens and rake the bunkers after use.

Have Fun and Play Well!!!!