Sponsorship: The sponsor is Country Club Golf, LLC (Doing business as “Van Patten Golf Club”), located at 924 Main Street, Clifton Park, NY 12065. Sponsor will conduct The Van Patten Club Championship as described in these Official Rules.
Tournament Date & Entry Period:
The Van Patten Club Championship will take place on the following dates:
• Saturday & Sunday September 16th & 17th
• Registration Deadline: Thursday, September 14th
Skills Contest: THE VAN PATTEN CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP IS A SKILLS-BASED CONTEST; NOT A GAME OF CHANCE. NO ELEMENT OF CHANCE IS INVOLVED.
Rain Date: There will be no rain date for The Van Patten Club Championship. The Van Patten Club Championship will proceed in the event of rain. In the event of severe weather that may threaten the safety of players or staff, the tournament will be delayed until safe playing conditions are established. All entries are non-refundable.
Eligibility: The Van Patten Club Championship is open to legal residents of the United States of America. Entrants must be 18 years or older as of their date of entry in this promotion in order to qualify. The Van Patten Club Championship is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and void where prohibited by law.
Agreement to Rules: By entering The Van Patten Club Championship, the Entrant (“You”) agrees to abide by the Sponsor's Official Rules and decisions, which are fully and unconditionally binding in all respects. The Sponsor reserves the right to refuse, withdraw, or disqualify any entry at any time at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. By entering The Van Patten Club Championship, You acknowledge that You are eligible to participate based on eligibility requirements explained in the Official Rules. You also agree to accept the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of The Van Patten Club Championship.
Tournament Rules: Rules of the game will be governed by the USGA rules of golf. Please refer to https://www.usga.org/rules-hub.html for official USGA rules.
Prizes: Winners will be determined upon the conclusion of each event. Prizes will be determined upon field size.
CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP RULES:
DATE OF TOURNAMENT:
• Saturday & Sunday, September 16 & 17
• Tee times begin at 8:00 AM
• Entrants will be assigned tee times
• September 14 at 6:00 PM
• Individual Stroke Play Event
• 18 Holes Played on both Saturday & Sunday
• Verifiable Handicap required using the GHIN system
• Men age 50 and under from Black tees
• Seniors over 51 play from white tees
• Ladies from white tees
• Gross & net (Men’s division)
• Gross & net (Women's division)
• Gross & net (Senior 50+ division)
• Prize pool depending on field size
• $200 per player / Members $100 per player
• Includes greens fees
• Includes small range bucket
• Includes golf cart
• Included dinner buffet
Dinner to be provided following the event on Sunday
TERMS & CONDITIONS:
The winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize.
The prize(s) shall be determined solely by the Sponsor. The prize is non-transferable. The Winner shall not transfer assignment of the prize to others nor shall the Winner request the cash equivalent or prize substitution. By accepting the prize, the selected Winner grants permission for the Sponsor to use the Winner’s likeness, entry, and name for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law.
Rights Granted by You: By entering The Van Patten Club Championship, You understand and agree that the Sponsor, any individual acting on the Sponsor’s behalf, and the licensees' successors, and assigns of the Sponsor shall where permitted by law, have the right to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use in any media known now or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, worldwide, and without limitation, your submission, name, photo, portrait, voice, likeness, image, statements about The Van Patten Club Championship, and your biographical information for news, publicity, advertising, promotional purposes, trade, information, and public relations without any further notice, review, consent, compensation, or remuneration.
Terms & Conditions: In its sole discretion, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate The Van Patten Club Championship should non-authorized human intervention, a bug or virus, fraud, weather, or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, impact or corrupt the security, fairness, proper conduct, or administration of The Van Patten Club Championship.
Limitation of Liability: Your entry into The Van Patten Club Championship constitutes Your agreement to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, representatives, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, successors, agents, assigns, directors, employees, and officers against and from any and all claims, liability, illness, injury, death, litigation, loss, or damages that may occur, directly or indirectly from participation in The Van Patten Club Championship and/or the:
1) Winner accepting, possessing, using, or misusing of any awarded prize or any portion thereof;
2) any type of technical failure;
3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, phone, or Internet service; 4) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; 5) electronic error or human error in the Promotion administration or the processing of entries.
Disputes: THIS VAN PATTEN CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE STATE OF NEW YORK, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. The Entrant agrees, as a condition of participating in this promotion, that if any disputes cannot be resolved between the Entrant and the Sponsor, and if causes of action arise out of or are connected with The Van Patten Club Championship, they shall be individually resolved exclusively before a court located in New York State having jurisdiction, without resorting to any form of class action. Under no circumstances in any such dispute shall the participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering The Van Patten Club Championship). The participant waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
Release: The Van Patten Club Championship hosted by Country Club Golf, LLC (Doing business as “Van Patten Golf Club”) is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram.