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The Casa de Campo Association Challenge - A Championship of Golf Associations

January 27th, 2015

The Indiana Golf Association is excited to offer IGA members an exclusive opportunity to enjoy a world class competition and golf vacation. 
 
The Casa de Campo Association Challenge - A Championship of Golf Associations, is scheduled at the world-renowned Casa de Campo Resort in the Dominican Republic from March 14th to the 18th, 2015.  This unique opportunity allows IGA members to represent the IGA Team against Golf Associations from around the US and the world. Men and women will compete in net  flights in the quest of winning valuable points for their association toward the team championship.
 
Casa de Campo presents three Pete Dye designed golf courses that may be the best collection of courses at any resort in the world… it most certainly is the best collection in the Caribbean.  The Teeth of the Dog course set on the edge of the Caribbean is rated in the in the top 40 courses in the WORLD!  The newly renovated Links course is truly a fun and beautiful links style course presenting a different set of challenges from The Teeth.  The 27 hole Dye Fore course is built above the spectacular Chavon River and may be Pete’s best work ever.  Three completely different course personalities and challenges await you at Casa!  
 
Casa de Campo, the host of the Casa de Campo Association Challenge, is offering a plan that includes it all: room, meals, drinks, golf, prizes and even a golf cart for touring the Casa property. You will enjoy an array of spectacular restaurants and bars, a world-class tennis center, sport shooting, horseback riding, polo, a fitness center and, of course, lots of water in several resort pools and the palm fringed ocean beach.  Altos de Chavon, a 16th century Mediterranean village replica on the resort property, offers breathtaking views and is a cultural mecca for the arts. 
 
Make your air reservations early as flights to the Caribbean fill quickly. Casa’s program includes transportation from all three airports.  La Romana (LRM) Airport is a ten minute drive to the resort while Punta Cana (PUJ) is only 40 minutes away and Santo Domingo (SDQ) is 55 minutes on the new highway.
 
Please join your IGA friends and teammates for four nights and five days of excitement, enchantment, competition, and celebration!  To enter or if you would like more information, go to www.casadecampogolf.com or contact: 
 
Gilles Gagnon, PGA Director of Golf Operations
Casa de Campo                                                    
Email: golf@ccampo.com.do                                                                            
Phone:   809-523-8215
                888-212-5073     


 
Individual Men’s & Women’s Championships
 
Flights & Scoring
-54 hole Stroke play event using the Stableford scoring system.
-Net Overall Championship and Net Flight Championships
All players eligible for Overall Net Championship
Players are divided into Net Flights based upon handicap index
Full handicap based on the course and tees (with Section 3-5 adjustments)
Maximum handicap index allowed – Men 26.5, Women 29.6 (higher handicaps reduced to maximum)
Tees
Tees will be assigned according to the combination of their age and handicap.  Women play from the red tees on all courses.
 
Casa de Campo Association Challenge Team Championship Scoring
Net Flight Points
On each day, in each Flight, the one best individual NET stableford score for each Golf Association will count towards the team point total.
 
 
 
Schedule of Events
Saturday, March 14th
                Registration at the Teeth of the Dog Golf Shop
                Practice rounds on all three courses
                7:00 pm – Welcome Cocktail and Dinner Party 
Sunday, March 15th
                8:00 am – First round of play on Links
                Free evening to enjoy the Resort’s restaurants
Monday, March 16th
8:00 am – Second round of play on Dye Fore               
Free evening to enjoy the Resort’s restaurants
Tuesday, March 17th
8:00 am – Final Round on the Teeth of the Dog
                7:00 pm – Awards Cocktail and Dinner Banquet
Wednesday, March 18th
                Departure day
 
The Package includes:
  • Accommodations for 4 nights
  • One transportation cart per room
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner daily with no surcharges
  • Championship Cocktail parties and Banquets
  • Unlimited drinks in all hotel bars, restaurants, oasis bars and carts on the golf courses
  • Unlimited green fees, carts, range balls, club storage
  • Airport transfer to/from
    • La Romana (LRM), 10 minute ride
    • Santo Domingo (SDQ), 55 minute ride  
    • Punta Cana (PUJ), 40 minute ride
  • Championship favors and prizes
  • Tax and service charge
                                                                                                                                               
Pete Dye Golf Lodge                                                                                          
Golfer Double Occupancy (2 people in a room)            $ 2,049.00us p/p       
Golfer Single Occupancy (1 person in a room)              $ 2,510.00us p/p                
Non-Golfer Double Occupancy                                         $ 1,572.00us p/p                
Extra Night
Double per night                                                   $ 370.00us p/p   
Single per night                                                                    $ 482.00us p/p                    
 
Elite Rooms                                                                          
Golfer Double Occupancy (2 people in a room)            $ 2,241.00us p/p                
Golfer Single Occupancy (1 person in a room)              $ 2,869.00us p/p                
Non-Golfer Double Occupancy                                         $ 1,752.00us p/p                
Extra Night
Double per night                                                   $ 415.00us p/p                   
Single per night                                                                    $ 572.00us p/p