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Today Wednesday the 14th of April the Casa de Campo Spring Shootout golf tournament starts and will take place on Casa de Campo’s famous Pete Dye designed golf courses; the Links, the Teeth of the Dog and Dye Fore. (Resumen en Español abajo.)
The Casa de Campo Spring Shootout is an annual event and will this year run from today Wednesday the 14th through to Saturday the 17th of April. The tournament is a 54-hole stroke play tournament with net and gross divisions.
The tournament schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, April 14th
· Registration at the Golf Pro Shop
· Practice Round on all three courses (Call starter for Teeth & Links at # 3158 or Dye 4 at # 2738
· 7:30 pm Welcome Cocktail and Dinner Party
Thursday, April 15th
· First Round of the Tournament on Dye Fore & Links
· Free Evening
Friday, April 16th
· Second Round of the Tournament on Teeth of the Dog and Dye Fore
· Free Evening
Saturday, April 17th
· Final Round of the Tournament on Teeth of the Dog and Links
· 2:00 pm Shootout on the Teeth of the Dog for men and for ladies
· 5:00 pm Finals of the Shootout on # 9 of the Teeth of the Dog
· 8:00 pm Awards Cocktail and Dinner Banquet
Sunday, April 18th
· 7:30 am Fourth Annual Casa de Campo Super Scramble
· (Shotgun start on the Teeth of the Dog)
How will the Shootout work?
The men’s field will be divided in ten flights and the ladies will do battle within six flights according to handicaps. The net and gross winners in each flight will compete in a shootout on Saturday afternoon. The shootout will be played on the Teeth of the Dog. A number of players will be eliminated on each hole until we end up with two men and two ladies. These four players will play number 9 on the Teeth of the Dog until we crown an overall man and lady champion. We will also have a drawing for six $500.00 gift certificate that can be used toward your package cost, or for either the Casa de Campo Open in September 2010 or the 2011 Spring Shootout. All participants will receive one ticket in the drawing but tickets will be awarded in accordance to how a player finishes in his or her flight. Daily low winners and qualifiers in the shootout will receive bonus tickets.
The Casa de Campo Spring Shootout golf tournament will take place this week from Wednesday the 14th of April through to Sunday the 18th of April. The tournament will be played on the Teeth of the Dog, Links and Dye Fore golf courses.
Resumen del articulo en Español
La Casa de Campo ‘Spring Shootout’ torneo de golf tendrá lugar esta semana desde el miércoles 14 de abril hasta el domingo 18 de abril. El torneo se jugará en el Teeth of the Dog, Links y Dye Fore campos de golf.