30th Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championships 2009 in Hua Hin


Thailand Golf Association (TGA) will host the 30th Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championships 2009 at Royal Hua Hin Golf Course in Prachuabkhirikhan. The Junior Golf Championships will take place during 13 - 17 May 2009.
The organizing committee would like invite junior golfers from Philippines, Indonesia, Chinese-Taipei, Thailand, Singapore, Hongkong, India, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan and Guam.

The famous Royal Hua Hin Golf Course  is the oldest golf course in Thailand. You will enjoy this beautiful world renowned seaside resort with numerous impressive sightseeing landmarks and activities.

Information for Competitors

1.  Date & Venue

The 30th Asia-Pacific Junior Golf Championship 2009 will be held from May 13 – 17, 2009 at:

Royal Hua Hin Golf Course, Prajuabkirikhan.  

2  ENTRY FEE

The entry fee is 30 US$/player.

3. Accommodation for players, delegates and parents

The room only rate is 70 US$ for standard/twin room/2 persons/night.

4. Transportation

Transportation will be provided between the airport and hotel, hotel and golf course during the practice day and tournament days at US$ 80 per person.  (Timetable will be available at the lobby of the Hotel, players and officials will have priority).

5. Visa requirements

All participants are advised to check whether they require a visa for entry into.

6. Currency

The currency in use is in Thai Baht. The approximate exchange rate is US$1.00 = THB 35.00

7. Dress Code

It is the responsibility of each player to be aware of and abide by, the Dress Code for the Host Club. A copy of this will be posted on the Information Board at the Tournament Office. Both on and off the Course and in the Clubhouse, players should observe reasonable, inoffensive manner of dress allowing for tropical conditions.

8. Captain Meeting 

Captain meeting is schedule on May 13, 2009 at 2:00 pm.  Captain from each nation will be provided a captain tag.  During the competition, Buggy is permitted for captain and can be rental at the ticket room which limit to 2 persons per cart.

9. Official Practice Round

An official practice round will be available on May 13, 2009. This will be the only practice round allowed.

10. Practice Range

Free practice balls will be made available to competitors between May 13 to 17, 2009.  The practice range is open from 06:00 am to 6:00 pm

11. Registration

Registration is open on May 13-14, 2009 only.  All players MUST register at the Tournament Office before their starting time on the first round.  On others rounds, competitors should report to the starter at the starting point 15 minutes before their starting time

12. Food & Beverage

Breakfasts are provided at the official hotel from May 13 -18, 2009. All Participants are required to attend Welcome & Farewell dinners to which the times and venues will be later informed.

13. Equipment & Valuables

Daily lockers are available to secure your equipment and valuables. No responsibility is accepted by the TGA or the Club for loss of property. 

Golf bags can be left overnight at golf bag storage between May 13-17, 2009.  However it is not advisable to leave valuables in golf bags.  The Club will take every care, but will not be held responsible for any loss or damage.

14. Weather

The weather in May is humid and hot with possibility of rain. Temperature will be around 30°C with high humidity.

15. Insurance

All competitors are recommended to carry adequate personal and medical insurance.

16. Country Flag & National Anthem

All teams are requested to bring along their National Flag and National Anthem (in the form of CD) for the Opening Ceremony.

17. For further details:

Thailand Golf Association

 
Address : Room No. 212-213,  
Ratchamangla National Stadium 286,  
Ramkhamhaeng Road, Hua Mark, Bangkapi,  
Bangkok 10241, Thailand  
P.O.Box 1190 Ramkhamhaeng Bangkok 10241  
Tel : +66 (0) 2369-3777-9 (3 numbers)  
Fax : +66 (0) 2369-3776  
Email : secretary@tga.or.th 

Reported by Khun Tuck Dechapanya

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