•   Sits on CLGA executive and attends all meetings (5) and other meetings as required

  •   Familiar with all duties of the position of City Senior Chair as prescribed in the document entitled  Executive Positions and Duties and Selects tournament organizing committee

  •   Organize the Senior Tournament with the assistance of the CLGA Tournament Liaison, committee and Head Pro

  •   Chairs all Senior Amateur tournament committee meetings, prepares and emails agenda to committee members

  •   All reports emailed to Secretary for attachment to Minutes

  •   Prepares tournament budget with her Treasurer and ensures budget is adhered to. Click here for copy of budget

  •   Forwards the Initial budget to the CLGA City Treasurer before the Spring Meeting and the Final after the tournament

  •   Ensures tournament Treasurer forwards all invoices to the CLGA City Treasurer for payment. Click here for form to submit

  •   Prepares poster for distribution at Annual Spring Meeting with assistance from Tournament Draw Chair and CLGA Tournament Liaison (review 2 weeks prior to printing)

  •  Assign someone to create Notice to Competitors,

  •   Maintains records, job description and files for your position to be passed on to a successor as required

  •   Uses timeline below for assistance.

  •   Invites the FOLLOWING year Host Tournament Chair to sit in on meetings and attend at the tournament

  •   Ensures each Committee Chair is aware of all duties and that they are fulfilled

  •   Attends Volunteer Orientation

  •   Trophies – to be returned to Host Club prior to Event. Chair takes trophies to be engraved after event, pays for them and emails winners to collect them with a reminder to return them the following year

  •   Prepares Spring and Fall Reports and forwards to Web Administrator for posting prior to the EXECUTIVE meetings

  •   Gives Prize breakdown to Pro Shop for Certificate preparation

  •   Available if required day of DRAW to check names and birthdates, ensure Pro Shop has list Alphabetically as well as by Tee Time

  •   Registration Desk to have Alphabetical Draw List

  •   Keeps in constant touch with the Pro and is present during the tournament

  •   Responsible for providing updates and results to the Web Administrator

  •   Completes Awards and Winners reports, forwards to Web Master

  •   Prepares Binder and USB to following year Chair and meets to discuss all aspects of the tournament

  •   Available day of DRAW to check names and birthdates, ensure Pro Shop has Alphabetical list as well as by Tee Time

  •   Registration Desk to have Alphabetical Draw List and should check players have arrived for tee times

  •   Keeps in touch with the Pro and is present during the tournament (see Ref: Pro Shop Tasks)

  •   Responsible for providing updates and results to the Web Administrator

  •   Completes Awards and Winners reports, forwards same to Web Administrator

  •   Prepares binder and download to USB

  •   Meets with following year Chair to discuss all aspects of the tournament






  • Meet with pro and general manager to determine cost of tournament including: food and beverage, carts, practice rounds (when available and cost of same)

  • Initial meeting with entire group to go over responsibilities and draft up a  budget

  • Establish entry fee, prepare poster  to be presented for approval at winter executive meeting in January.

  • Attend spring executive meeting in April to present spring report (yardages for tournament, poster and registration information.

  • Have posters ready for insertion in Spring CLGA packages for General Meeting. Tournament Liaison will print. 

  • Invite next year’s chair to some meetings to familiarize her with the job.



  • Host meeting with committee to ensure everyone is comfortable with their areas of

  • responsibility, answer all questions, and brainstorm ideas. Send them to work.

  • Review budget, tournament details, banquet, tee gifts, prizes, volunteers.

  • Reconfirm dates and times with pro shop

  • Determine opening and closing dates for entries.

  • Determine date for freezing handicaps (usually right after closing date. 10 to 12 days prior to start of tournament)

  • Schedule follow-up meetings for June, July and August

  • Order tee prizes and keeper trophies


  • Continue meetings to make sure committees are having no problems

  • Monitor entries with Draw Chair

  • Establish details of practice rounds (include in Notice to Competitors package)

  • Finalize number of volunteers needed

  • Establish facility needs e.g. scoring area, computer and printer, volunteer meeting place, food service areas and where to hang banner

  • Collect 4 trophies from previous winners and take to engravers (prize chair) August

  • Assist Draw Chair on confirming factors on date set to freeze the factors if required. 

  • Web administrator sends acceptance letters and information packages to successful entrants

  • Day one draw is sent the Friday before the tournament, day two draw the afternoon after

    the first day of play (send to website, pro shops and participants)

  • Have final meeting to ensure all details have been covered

  • Be sure to have the CLGA bucket with the tournament banner, volunteer vests and tee markers from previous tournament.

  • Ensure you are present throughout the competition to assist wherever required

  • Emcee the banquet or find a volunteer.

  • Assist Treasurer with final budget to actual statement

  • Have all Chairs prepare their final reports

  • Fill out tournament report, participation report and complete your report and binder and place all data on a memory stick

  • Pass on banners and bucket volunteer vest boxes to next tournament chair



  • Attend fall CLGA Executive meeting and present report and final budget

  • Attend fall CLGA General meeting and hand over all documentation to incoming

    tournament chair 


Day 1 To do list

Registration table

  • Meet players (2-3 people at registration table) 7 am

  • Encourage banquet attendance and advise of complimentary food at the turn (if applicable)

  • Register caddies

  • Sell extra banquet tickets (collect money and give ticket)

  • Hand out bag tags for storage (if applicable)

  • Hand out tee gifts (mark off as given)

  • Keep track of no shows

Day 1-2 To do list

Scoring Tent for players

  • 1 table with 3 chairs for players and 2 chairs for volunteers

  • Have players read hole by hole score to each other and have scorer and player sign card.

  • Calculate total score

  • Run cards to score room

Score Room

  • 1 Table, 2 chairs & power for computer

  • 1 person read hole by hole score other person enter in computer

  • print off results

Collect Tournament bucket of supplies,tee markers and banner, check off list and pass on to next tournament


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If the document is not in a PDF. format you will need to click to open and then open and save from the downloads icon


1. CLGA Information:

2. Positions and Duties:

3. Time Lines:

4. Poster:

  • Poster Template (this is in publisher. Be sure to check your uploads and "save")

5. Financial:

6. Host Course Information for Notice to Competitors

  • Host Course Information Index

  • Profile & Notice to Competitors Template  (this is in Word Document. Be sure to check your uploads and "save")-Make Registration package this includes: Course Profile/ Notice to Competitors/ Local Rules This will be posted on the web as well emailed to successful registrants (complete by the time entries close)  You may create your own. 

7. Rules:

8. Draw and Scoring:

9.Tournament Results and Prizes:

  • Awards guidelines: When giving out awards, determine major awards first then withdraw those names from eligibility for flight prizes. A person should not win more than one major award!

  • Award Winners and payouts 

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