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Club Championship Final Round Results Posted. August 11, 2014
Due to Sunday's afternoon weather, the Champ and First flight champions will be determined by the day 1 -18 hole results. Check under the results tab for payouts. Because the second round was not completed by the whole field the second day skins were cancelled. If you entered into the skins game see the pro-shop for a $10.00 cash refund. Congratulations to this years Co-Champions, Chris Burr and Greg Turner.

Rules Blog - Water Hazard? Lateral Water Hazard? May 13, 2014
Barry Rhodes covers water hazards. Worth a look even as a refresher. “Water Hazard Rules?”

Open, Open, Open. May 8, 2014
To help eliminate long Shotgun lines, starting with the May 10th tournament the gates will open one half hour before the scheduled gate opening time. May 10th gates will open at 6:30 am, June 29th gates will open at 6:00 am. Every Shotgun tournament for the remainder of the year will operate this way. If internet signup lands on one of these shotgun days then internet signup start will coincide with the gate opening. Every tee time tournament will open at the regular time. Keep in mind that the restaurant will not be open until the regular opening time. Special thanks to the Pro Shop for offering this accommodation to your association.

Other Important Dates April 24, 2014
The gates start opening at 7:00 am on May 5th. The gates start opening at 6:30 on May 23rd. The Springer Tournament is May 30th through June 1st. The Pikes Peak Amateur is July 21st through July 26th. The Individual City Championship (PJ) is August 30th through September 1st. Fall aeration is the week of September 8th. The City Two Man Championship(VH)is September 27th -28th. The Survivor Tournament is October 4th. PJMGA make-up date is October 25th.

A message from the Board. "While we're young!!!" April 4, 2014
Have you ever reached #13 in tournament play and 3 foursomes are waiting ahead of your group? Good time for a 45 minute lunch break! What is the best way to speed up tournament play? Good question. Maybe some modification to rule 27 (Ball Lost Or Out Of Bounds; Provisional Ball) would be needed. The USGA’s own add campaign “While we’re young” puts the blame of slow play on individual golfers but during tournament play the major backups happen because of the needed adherence to the USGA's rule #27. What can we do about this? Not much. This rule is not going to be changed anytime soon and it is arguable whether it should be changed. However here is what we can do. When appropriate, don't hesitate to play a "Provisional Ball". Rule 27 allows you to play a provisional ball when you think your ball might be out of bounds or lost outside of a hazard or if you are not certain which hazard the ball might be lost in. This time saving measure of the rule gives you a lot of discretion but tends to be under-utilized. By all means, when appropriate play a provisional. Always be aware of the group ahead of you. If you fall out of position mention it to your group. If there are certain players that don’t speed up, mention it again. Here are some other time savers. Strictly adhere to a 5 minute search for lost balls. Players with riding carts should transport walkers back to play from the previous spots when needed. Always play “Ready Golf”. It is the policy of this association to play “Ready Golf” at all times. Beyond that the key to faster rounds lie with each individual player. No one thinks that they are a slow player yet this association has many slow players. Take a look at the speed of your play. Any effort to speed up your play this tournament season is greatly appreciated by the entire association.

Pro Shop Web Site July 18, 2011
Your favorite golf pros at Patty Jewett have launched a web site for your shopping pleasure. Now you can shop the pro shop from the comfort of your office or home. The site is Click here to check out their site.

Patty Rules Page May 28, 2011
Check out June's "Patty Rules" submission. Do you know every rule that pertains to Loose Impediments? Well we have scoured the rules book to compile a comprehensive understanding of what can and can’t be done with goose poop. Don’t miss this one! Here is the link.

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