ECCO Tour, Nordea Tour & Nordic Golf League
Qualifying School 2013

 

The 2013 ECCO Tour, Nordea Tour & Nordic Golf League Q-school is open for Professional, Non-Amateur and Amateur players. The 2013 Qualifying school is played over two (2) stages. First stage is the national qualifier and the Second stage is the Nordic Golf League Qualifier.

Dates and venue:

  • First stage (ECCO Tour Qualifier) is played 8th – 9th October at Himmerland (Old course) – 36 holes.
    • The leading 26 players will qualify for Final Stage
  • Final stage (Nordic Golf League Qualifier) is played 11th – 12th October at Himmerland (New Course) – 36 holes

Conditions and format of play
The Q-school is played over 36 holes without cut.

Entry
Entries must be done through www.eccotour.org in the player’s login section. If you do not have a profile already – you can easily create one.
If you have queries or troubles, pls. contact:

Close of Entries:
First stage: October 5th at 18:00
Final Stage: October 9th at 18:00

Entry fee
Entry fee for the Q-school is 200 Euros or 1.500 Dkr. (VAT applies for Danish residents). Yardage book and trolley is included. The entry fee covers BOTH stages.

Field restrictions
First stage:
None – if more than 120 players signs up we hold the right to have the QS played over both Himmerland course.
Final Stage: 78 players

  • 26 Qualifiers from first stage Denmark
  • 39 Qualifiers from first stage Sweden
  • 13 Qualiifers from Finland

Registration/confirmation
First Stage:
Registration deadline is October 5th at 18:00. Registration is done by paying the entry fee online through your players profile”.
Final Stage: Registration deadline is October 9th at 18:00 – registration is done by e-mail to mb@golfpromote.dk

Practice rounds.
First stage: October 7th book at the club
Final Stage: October 10th book at the club

Ties
After 36 holes of play Players tying for first place as well as players tying for the last Qualifying Spot will have their final positions determined by a hole by hole play-off.

Prize fund
There is a prize fund of DKK 10,000 for both stages. The prizefund is divided between the top 5 professionals.

Consequenses and 2013 Categories

First stage:

  • Top 45 players will gain a ECCO Tour Category 5.
    • This category will guarantee the player a playing spot in ALL regular ECCO Tour tournaments 2013
  • Top 26 players will qualify for the final stage.

Final Stage (Get access to all Nordea Tour & ECCO Tour event)

  • Top 10 players from the final stage will gain a Nordic Golf League category 4, which will guarantee a playing spot in ALL Nordic Golf League tournaments, incl. Nordea Tour, ECCO Tour and tournaments arranged by the Norwegian and Finnish federations.
  • Top 11-30 players from the final stage will gain a Nordic Golf League category 7, which will guarantee a playing spot in MOST Nordic Golf League tournaments, incl. Nordea Tour, ECCO Tour and tournaments arranged by the Norwegian and Finnish federations.

NORDIC GOLF LEAGUE CATEGORY SYSTEM 2013

Tournament fields 2013

The main season (April 1st to October 31st) is divided in two sections

  • Section A = January 1st 2013 to July 1st 2013
  • Section B = July 2nd 2013 to October 31st 2013

NB: The tournament entry deadline / date of first round determine the Period and Section.

The players are ranked and picked according to the new Nordic Golf League Category System 2013 as shown below:

1

Nordic Golf Ranking
a) NGR 2012 Top 20
b) NGR 2013 Top 20, current ranking upon close of entries (Section B only)

2

Tournament winners
a) Winners of Nordic Golf League ranking tournaments in 2012 and 2013.
b) The winner of the same tournament in 2010 and 2011

3

8 spots are allocated to European Tour / Challenge Tour players:
a) who gained CT Category 10 from the Nordic Golf Ranking 2012
b) with CT Category 1‐13 on the European Challenge Tour 2013
c) with ET Categories 1‐14 on the PGA European Tour 2013

4

Nordic Golf League Qualification
Top 10 from the Final Stage

5

National players (Qualified through the respective category system of ECCO Tour or Nordea Tour
50 spots to the hosting tour/nation in a tournament field of 156 players. If the field is smaller the national quote will be reduced proportionally.

6

Nordic Golf League Ranking
a) NGLR 2012 places 21-50 (Section A only)
b) NGLR 2013 places 21-50, current ranking upon close of entries (Section B only)

7

Nordic Golf League Qualification
QS places 11-30 from Final Stage
NB: category will be re-ranked according to NGR 2013 ranking on July 18th

8A

Nordic Golf League Ranking 2013
10 players within top 50, current NGLR on close of entries not otherwise exempt (Section A only)

10

Nordic Golf League Ranking2012 places 50-70
a) NGLR 2012 places 51-70 (Section A only)
b) NGLR 2013 places 51-70, current ranking on NGR 2013 upon close of entries (Section B only)

11

Nordic Golf League Q-school (category will be re ranked according to NGR ranking on July 18th)
Players missing the cut at the final stage, places 31 and up.

In exceptional circumstances Medical Extensions can be granted by the Executive Committee.

 

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