2013 Nantucket Disc Golf Open Sunday, June 30, 2013 PDGA B-Tier NEFA-Sanctioned Points Event 2 rounds of 18 holes $1000 Added Cash ($500 to pro purse; $500 MPO 3-Hole Playoff) Tournament Directors: Todd Rainwater & Noah Learner
Nantucket Disc Golf Course 21 Lovers Lane Nantucket, MA 02554
The 2013 NDG Open is now SOLD OUT! ClickHEREto put your name on the waiting list.
Please note that there is a small $5 non-refundable fee that is charged to add your name to the waiting list. Discgolfunited.com unfortunately does not allow me to waive this fee.
Players must pre-register online (no day-of registration) Total field size: 72 players MPO: 24 spots maximum
Player Divisions & Entry Fees Open (MPO): $50 Open Women (FPO): $40 Masters (MPM): $40 Grandmasters (MPG): $40 Advanced (MA1): $25 Advanced Women (FA1): $25 Advanced Masters (MM1): $25 Advanced Grandmasters (MG1): $25 Intermediate (MA2): $25 Intermediate Women (FA2): $25 Recreational (MA3): $15 Juniors: $10 (PDGA fee is waived for Junior division)
A $10 fee will be added for non-PDGA members and this money goes directly to the PDGA Ace pot ($2) signup available during online registration
Schedule 7:45-8:30am Mandatory player check-in (at teepad #16) 8:35-8:50am Mandatory Players Meeting 9:00am Round 1 12:30pm Lunch ($5 full buffet lunch...details to come) ~1:30pm Round 2 5:30pm $500 Winner-Take-All 3-Hole Playoff between Top 4 MPOs (holes 16, 17 & 18) 6pm Awards
Note: If you win cash or a prize and need to leave before the awards, you may see a TD to collect it at the end of the 2nd round
MPO, FPO, MPM, MA1, & FA1 will play from the long tees in the morning and the afternoon. MPG, MM1, MG1, & MA2 play from the long tees in the morning & the short tees in the afternoon. FA2 & Rec will play from the short tees in both rounds.
CTP/Ring of Fire/other contests at lunch to raise money for EDGE. Bring singles! Saturday pro clinic and casual random doubles round. Stay tuned for details.
Player Packs All Ams will get a player pack at check-in: - 2013 NDG Open Disc designed by Skeet Scienski - 2013 NDG Open T-Shirt designed by Skeet Scienski - Other cool player pack items will be announced shortly
Payouts Pros: 100% cash payout within each division + $500 added cash to overall Pro purse Ams: Merchandise &/or funny money (gift certificates)
Payouts will be based on current PDGA recommendations
Hole Sponsorships Just $10 and you get to choose your starting hole for first round. Only one sponsorship per hole please, as PDGA rules prohibit players from choosing who they play with. Players meeting will be at hole #16, so holes that will be close will be 1, 2, 6, 14, 16 & 17. When registering, please include the $10 for the sponsorship and indicate which hole you would like to start on.
Available holes to sponsor (as of 5/21): 2,3,4,5,8,9,13,15,17,18
Sponsored Holes: #1 Jeremy P #6 Phil L #7 Greenleaf G #10 Jeff C #11 Jim B #12 Charlie H
#14 Mike D #16 Sean B
Transportation to/from Nantucket For those traveling over on the morning of the tournament, the 6:30am Hy-Line Fast Ferry (from Hyannis) is the only ferry that will get you to Nantucket in time for the tournament. We will be picking up players from the docks when that boat arrives at 7:30am and taking them to the course. Transportation back to the docks after the tournament will also be provided. There are fast ferries returning to Hyannis that evening at 6pm (S), 7:20pm (H), 8:30pm (S) & 10pm (H) and slow ferries returning at 5:30pm (S), 8:20pm (H) & 9pm (S).
Lodging & On-Island Transportation 1)Nantucket Hostel($30/bed/night) Single sex dorms with shared bathrooms 31 Western Ave, Nantucket, MA 02554 1.9 miles to course Nantucket Hostel is on the beach and was voted a Top 10 Hostel in the World WAVE bus "Surfside Beach Route"goes from/to ferries and town to/from the Nantucket Hostel with a stop at Faregrounds Restaurant that is approximately 1/2 mile from hole #1
LIMITED beds (male & female) are available the nights of Friday 6/28 & Saturday 6/29.To reserve a bed, email@example.com your name & the number of nights you want to book.
2)Nantucket Inn($150/room/night on the night of Saturday 6/29; $320/room/night on the nights of Fri 6/28 and Sun 6/30) 1 Miller Ln, Nantucket, MA 02554 1.2 miles to course Nantucket Inn is at airport and is closest hotel to course
WAVE bus "Airport Route"goes from/to ferries and town to/from the Nantucket Inn with a stop at Lovers Lane that is just 1/4 mile from hole #1
VERY LIMITED number of rooms are available the nights of Fri 6/28, Sat 6/29 & Sun 6/30 at the Nantucket Inn.Call 508-228-6900 no later than June 1 and mention Nantucket Disc Golf when making your reservation.
Camping (unfortunately) is not permitted anywhere on Nantucket.
Withdrawals and Refunds Per PDGA Competition Manual: No refunds will be issued after the 7th day prior to the start of the event, but the player shall be sent a players package if one was provided to event competitors. Withdrawals made before the 7th day prior to the start of the event shall receive a 50% refund. Withdrawals made 14 days prior to the start of the event shall be refunded 100%, less postage and handling, which shall not exceed 10% of the entry fee.