|Pace of Play is Important for Outings & Tournaments|
PACE OF PLAY
There is nothing more that drives golfers crazy than slow play. You can get a away with a 5 hour round with a full field but if golfers have to wait to hit the ball you will hear it after the round. Golfers will not return to your event if they have a bad experience with slow play.
Here are some ideas on how to keep pace of play and keep your golfers happy.
DO NOT PACK THE COURSE
We think that we need 144 golfers to make the most money. Not true. Consider 120 golfers. This allows a little flexibility and less waiting on every hole.
PICK THE RIGHT FORMAT
Choose the right format based on the caliber of players. Best Ball for more experienced players and Scramble if you have beginners in the field. Some full field tournaments tell their.