Santa Barbara Golf - City Championship
Santa Barbara City Golf Championship 
Santa Barbara Golf Club

57th Annual Santa Barbara City Golf Championship
Santa Barbara Golf Club - May 28th, 29th and 30th, 2016


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There was one playoff in the Player Flight.

Click for Payouts
We are putting together Dick's Sporting Goods card codes, which we will email to those in the payout list. Please allow a few days, as we have to  get the order processed from Dick's. You will be able to use your golf winnings script to purchase from Dick's Online, or from a Dick's Sporting Goods store near you.

Closest to Pin Contest Winners:
 Championship flight: Preston Gomersall
A-F flights: Tom Seidl

IMPORTANT: We post handicaps, but some were not able to be processed. We recommend you check to see if your scores for this event were recorded for your handicap, and if not, please input your results yourself.

Photos of the event will be uploaded
to this site within a couple of days


2016 Champion
Ben Shur

Championship Flight

  • 80 Entries
  • Flights A-B-C-D-E-F

  • 80 Entries
  •  Entry Fee: $225 
    • 2 Rounds of Golf, 3rd on Mon., if qualify.
    • Tee Gift.
    • Range Balls.
    • Prize Fund (based on total flight entries.)
    • Closest to the Pin Contest on Saturday.
    • $25 Boat House Gift Card.
    Golf Carts NOT Included.

    Cut is usually top 30% of flight plus ties.

    The Santa Barbara City Champion willl receive  $750 in golf shop credit. After expenses, all monies received in any flight, will be paid back to that flight.

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    Flights by Index  
    Champion 2 or Lower Gross Play
    A-Palmer 2.1 - 4.0 Net Play
    B-Hogan 4.1 - 6.0 Net Play
    C-Nicklaus 6.1 - 7.5 Net Play
    D-Trevino 7.6 - 9.4 Net Play
    E-Snead 9.5 - 12.1 Net Play
    F-Player 12.2 - 15.6 Net Play

    1) Amateurs with current USGA GHIN affiliated club index. (Membership not required in championship flight).

    2) Non-members will need a confirmation by a golf professional or golf coach of a 2 index or less, written and signed on official stationary with letterhead of club or school. (Copies are not acceptable).

    3) Juniors (under 18) are only eligible for the championship flight. Above conditions must be met.

    4) All handicap flights must have a continuous validated index for the last 12 months (May 2015 to April 2016) and will play to the lowest index for this period of time. Players who do not have an official index, or who fail to meet the handicap requirements, may be permitted to compete based on Tournament Committee approval. The tournament committee will verify all indexes, and all decisions are final.

    5) Range finders may be used but must have any slope detection turned off.

    Disregarding any of the rules of eligibility will result in disqualification and loss of entry fee.


    Tee times will begin at 7:00 AM each day.

    All players will be assigned a tee time for each day of play.

    Men and juniors (boys) play from blue tees. All ladies and junior (girls) play from white tees.

    Pairings will be computer randomized. All groups will start on either the 1st or 10th tee.

    Tee times will be assigned with Championship and lower handicapped flights scheduled earlier.

    Play ready golf. Pace of play is important. Please keep up with the group ahead. Groups that fall behind may be assessed a 2-stroke penalty by the committee if a warning to catch up is not adhered to in a reasonable span of time.
    All contestants must check in and be registered fifteen minutes before tee time.
    Any person not registered on time will be subject to a 2-stroke penalty if their group has not yet started, or disqualified if their group has already left the tee.
    All finalist will play on Monday.


    "The Championship Committee reserves the right to alter any of the conditions and schedules herein. The Committee reserves the right to reject the entry of any applicant, at any time, for any reason. Any decision by the Committee, in any matter, shall be final."

    This disclaimer allows the Tournament Committee, among other things, to adjust a golfer's handicap index based on prior history or to reject an applicant's entry into the event. A disclaimer will also allow the Committee to use the following point system developed by Dean Knuth, Senior Director of Handicapping for the United States Golf Association. The point system may aid a club or Tournament Committee when incidents or problems occur repeatedly. 


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    Santa Barbara, CA 93105  Directions

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