Recently THP announced a new event series called Regional Rivalry and the first two that went up were Ohio vs Michigan and NY/NJ vs New England. If you missed that news, you can read about each of those in their respective threads, but today we are proud to announce the continuation with this showdown of rivals.
It will be held in either DC/MD/VA vs Carolinas
8 Golfers from each region (including a captain)
27-36 Holes on Saturday
Dinner after golf
THP Hall of Fame chance
Regional Rivalry exclusive SWAG & Prizes
And so much more.
This thread will serve as the official thread for this event and all of the updates will be in the first post. Over the next few weeks, the information will be coming fast and furious, so stay tuned to this thread for all of the details.
When & Where
July 9th, 2016
Royal New Kent
Providence Forge, VA
Getting to be a part of Regional Rivalry will be by open signup. As long as someone currently lives in one of the two states at the time of signup, and are a 2016 Albatross Club member, they can signup for the event. If you are not, and want information on how to join and help support the Humane Society shelters and animals in need, click here.
Amazing MVP Trip
See this link for something special about this event as the MVP from the winning team is going to win the trip of a lifetime.
Team Carolinas - lightning44
Team DC/VA/MD - T2GRN
Cost & Itinerary
Cost - $129
Must Arrive 30 minutes before tee time to go over rules
1st Tee Time - 8am
FlightScope time to demo clubs if people want it (although that is early)
Begin 4 Nine Hole Matches - 1 point available per 9 hole win per team
After Matches Dinner at a local restaurant we selected w/ prix fixe menu w/ trophy ceremony (if you plan on signing up, please do not be the person that plays & then leaves before dinner)
MVP will be announced at the THP Dinner afterwards and will involve every person in the event (and a panel following along on the forum) casting a vote.
At the time of selection, a $50 non refundable deposit will be due to hold your spot with the remaining balance due 45 days from start of the event.
All details here.
Match 1 - Teams & Opponents Stay Together for all 18
Front 9 - Shamble
Back 9 - Modified Pinehurst
Match 2 - Teams & Opponents Stay Together for all 18
Front 9 - Best Ball (4 ball)
Back 9 - Alternate Shot
Matchups will be announced before the event date.
If you are not in the event, you are welcome to come out to the range prior to the guys going off and cheer the team on, and if space permits, join the fun at the dinner afterwards (there will be some costs for that) to enjoy the event celebration.
3 more choices still coming with captains picks
T2GRN - Captain
lightningbolt44 - Captain
1st Round Matchups
dustin8538 & Borss
T2GRN & RNG
Trout Bum & Lightningbolt
Emart & BigBall
Jeff Spicoli & ChetSteadman
ChristopherKee & Huhhh
Deuce & MBurnham
Mesaman777 & CAA_Beat