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Balfour Open Scratch Golf Competition

Entrants must be either a CSSC Member or Civil Servant (Affiliated/Retired) to enter at the members price. Players from the Armed Services, Police and Fire Services can also enter at the non-members price.

NB: The Balfour event this year will be held as a standalone event.

VENUE: Coxmoor Golf Club - Coxmoor Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 5LF

Handicap Limit - For teams a minimum of 3 players within the team must be off 12 handicap or lower. For individual entries players must be off 10 handicap or lower

DATES/TIMES:        Round 1 - SUNDAY 19th MAY 2024 (Tee times from 13.00)

                    Round 2 - MONDAY 20th MAY 2024 (Tee times from 10:30)

ENTRY FEE: Members £95.00 per person Non members price £140 per person


Please note that accommodation is not provided for this event. Individuals/teams will be responsible for booking their own.

Each participating body may be represented by a max. of 2 teams of up to 4 players.

NB. Individuals may enter but, in the unlikely event of limited spaces, priority will be given to team entries.

1st Day (Afternoon) :  18 hole Individual Scratch stroke play event (pm)

2nd Day (Morning) :   18 hole Scratch stroke play event (am)

1st + 2nd Day (Combined) : Balfour Trophy - Team 36 hole aggregate using lowest 3 from 4 scratch stroke play scores for day.

1st + 2nd Day (Combined) : Public Services Open Championship trophy for best individual score over the 2 days

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Closing Date for receipt of entries: 26 April 2024

National travel policy

This event is supported by the CSSC national travel policy. This event is classed as a category 3 event, therefore you can claim up to 50% of your travel. Limits do apply. To make your claim, please download this form. To find out more on this policy download this guidance.