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Welcome to the website of the ACT Region Veterans Golf Association (ACTRVGA).

The ACTRVGA was formed in the early 1970’s as a not-for-profit body incorporated in the ACT and managed by volunteers from the ACT region. To find out more, click here.


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ACTRVGA 2022 CHAMPIONSHIPS

Members are reminded that the ACTRVGA Championships will be played under Stableford and Stroke conditions.

Stableford scores will only be counted towards the daily competition. Handicaps will vary over the two weeks for Stableford as it would if you were playing two separate competitions.

Stroke scores will only be counted towards your eligibility to win the Championships over the two rounds. Handicaps will remain the same for both rounds. You are to ensure you record both Stableford and Stroke scores on your cards to be eligible for the daily competition and also the Championships.

Incorrectly filled out scorecards will result in disqualification.

2022 MEDAL OF MEDALS ROUND – 5 DECEMBER, GOLD CREEK

Those members who have won a Monthly Medal this year (any grade) are eligible to play in the Medal of Medals which is a competition within the Stableford and Stroke competition.

The following members are Monthly Medalists: D. Chaplin, D. Gould, S. Jones, D. Rodda, M. Tobin, I. Miller, A. Grant, L. Lu, E. Tee, M. Young, R. Drayton, R. McEvoy, B. Evans, R. Wignall and R. Ravanello.

Players in this year’s Medal of Medals are to ensure they write ‘Medal of Medals’ on the top of their score card along with their Golf Link number.

MONDAY, 19 DECEMBER 2022 – GUNGAHLIN LAKES STROKE (Christmas Cheer Day – Four Person Ambrose)

Members are reminded that the last event of the year is the Four Person STROKE Ambrose at Gungahlin Lakes. The following notes are relevant:

  1. THIS IS A 8 AM SHOTGUN START.
  2. Members of the Committee will be at a table outside the Pro Shop to collect green fees, so CASH ONLY PLEASE. Carts and other items are to be paid for in the Pro Shop.
  3. This Four Person Ambrose STROKE event has a limited field of 112 players.
  4. If your team has 4 players please calculate 1/8th of your total handicap to adjust your score. If your team only has 3 players then please calculate 1/6th of your total handicap to adjust your score.
  5. Scorecards are to be completed by one member of the team and counter-signed by another member of the same team.

The Championship and Ambrose presentation will be conducted after finger food has been provided. Members to be seated at tables of eight set up in the Spike Bar.

AVGU 2023 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – CANBERRA

The ACTRVGA is hosting the 2023 AVGU National Championship to be held between Sunday November 12 and Friday 17 November next year. By clicking here this bulletin brings you up to date on the program and running of the event.  Further bulletins will be issued from time to time as appropriate. The 2023 Championship website can be found by clicking here.

UNFINANCIAL MEMBERS

You must be a financial member of the ACTRVGA (or affiliated VGA) to participate in any fixtured event. Unfinancial members will be disqualified by the Match Committee as ‘ineligible to play’ unless payment is made on the day of play. If you are unsure of your ACTRVGA membership status, check with the SECRETARY or CAPTAIN.