Serra de Monchique Golf Club annually run a number of Knockout Competitions from February to October. There are five categories: Singles Men and Ladies, Men’s Pairs, Ladies Pairs and Mixed Pairs.
The draw for each section can be accessed via the Knockouts module in the right hand column of the webpage.
Entries are received in January.
In line with recommendations from the FPG, to ensure that we apply the correct handicap structure to the club match play knock outs, here are some examples olf how to calculate the number of shots.
Singles Knock Out
Players should receive 100% 0f their handicap, an example is as follows:
Player A Handicap 10, White Tee slope rating 10 shots
Player B Handicap 15, White Tee slope rating 15 shots
Player A plays of zero, Player B receives 5 shots
4 Player Knock out
Players should receive 90% of their handicap, an example is as follows
Player A Handicap 10, White Tee slope rating 9 shots
Player B Handicap 15, White Tee slope rating 14 shots
Player C Handicap 20, White Tee slope rating 19 shots
Player D Handicap 25, White Tee Slope rating 23 shots
Player A plays of zero, Player B Receives 5 shots, Player C 10 Shots, Player D 14 shots
A copy of the handicap tables (men & ladies) for Silves showing 100% and 90% allowance is on the website and also available at Silves reception.
15th February 2022