Swedish Winter Series 2017
Welcome to the Swedish Winter Series at Lumine Golf Club in Spain!
DATES & LOCATION
February 22nd – March 4th 2017 at Mediterránea Beach & Golf Community.
The closest international airport is Barcelona-El Prat.
TOURNAMENTS & FIELD SIZE
Winter Series Lumine Lakes Open: February 25th – 27th
Winter Series Lumine Hills Open: March 2nd – 4th
Lumine Pro-Am will be played on March 1st.
Both tournaments will be played over 54 holes with cut after 36 holes for the leading 45 players and ties. Maximum field size is 144 players.
ELIGIBLITY & ENTRY
Winter Series is open for gentlemen fulfilling one of the following criteria’s:
• Professionals who are members of a national PGA or Swedish licensed Non-Amateurs, with a handicap of -3,4 or better approved by a national federation
• REAM with a handicap of -3,4 or better approved by a national federation
• Amateurs with a handicap of -3,4 or better approved by a national federation
Players enter online via Nordic Golf Leagues online entry system no later than December 14th 12:00 (CET). Players will be selected in the following order.
1. Players that are top-20 on the final Golfbox Nordic Golf League Ranking 2016
2. Players that played the Final Qualifying Stage of the European Tour Q School 2016
3. A maximum of five wild cards for SGT and Lumine Golf Club
4. Remaining players in order of entry date (first come, first serve)
N.B. Late entries will only be accepted if the field is not full. In such case late entries will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
PRIZE MONEY & RANKING
Guaranteed prize money if full field is € 55,000 per tournament. Both tournaments are included on both SGT Ranking 2017 and Golfbox Nordic Golf League Ranking 2017.
The entry fee is EUR 1615 per player. The full entry fee must be paid online between December 15th 2016 and January 16th 2017. The entry fee includes the following.
Participating players will receive 11 nights in a double room at 4-star Hotel Tryp Port Cambrils, including full board (lunch will be served at the club). Any request regarding sharing rooms shall be sent to [email protected] when the list of participants is final.
Participating players can use the shuttle service running between the hotel and the golf courses. Please note that there is no transfer from/to the airport included in this package.
Courses and Practice Areas
Participating players will have access to both courses starting February 23rd.
Participating players will have access to all practice areas at the facility starting February 23rd.
Participating players will receive range balls at both golf course starting February 23rd.
N.B. Players that wishes to play practice rounds or use the practice areas earlier than February 23rd must check availability with Lumine Golf Club in advance. These practice rounds are not included in the Winter Series-package.
Participating players will have access to rental trolleys.
Fruit and water
Participating players will be provided with water and fruit on the course during the tournaments.
Participating players will receive one tournament yardage book for each course.
Participating players will have free access to a gym at the club (Hills course). In addition, players can buy a gym pass for a special price to a gym near Hotel Tryp Port in Cambrils.
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT LUMINE GOLF CLUB
LUMINE Golf Club, located one hour south of Barcelona, has become an increasingly popular venue for championship golf and the tour can place confidence in the resort’s impressive track record of successfully hosted high profile events. Previously endorsed by the European Tour and PGA’s of Europe, Lumine Golf Club will also be fresh from staging the industry’s premier travel event: the 2013 International Golf Travel Market.
Located within 170 acres, LUMINE Golf Club, includes the Greg Norman designed Lakes Course and the more traditional Hills Course which runs through pine and olive trees with spectacular views of the nearby coastline. The two championship courses are further complimented by the aptly named 9-hole Ruins Course, another Norman design that weaves its way through Roman archaeological remains from the second century and completes a diverse 45-hole offering of immaculately presented golf that caters for golfers of all ages and abilities.
For more information on Lumine Mediterránea Beach & Golf Community please visit: www.lumine.com