PROGRAMME AND RULES
Updated 27.06.2016. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
THURSDAY 30 JUNE (7,30pm)
Speeches, welcome and presentation of the teams, parade and photo of each team (players and captains), draw groups for qualifying rounds, aperitif at the end. All team members (players and captains) should wear their distinctive equipment during opening ceremony and closing.
The draw for the 36 holes Strokeplay Qualifying will take place as part of the Ceremony. (Each Team Captain will allocate their players a number (1 – 3) for the purpose of the Strokeplay Qualifying,each Team Captain will draw a letter and this will represent the Association in the draw before 3pm.)
There will be an urn with the letters A through J. Each captain will draw a ballot with a letter, which will be assigned to your computer. Extract the first letter defending champion and last ballot will be for the host country. The other countries will be called in alphabetical order. The captains have submitted their lists with the order of their players. When removing the ballot with the letters, we know the groups and the tees for the two rounds of stroke play.
Example quadrant for the draw for the Strokeplay: Tee 1: A1 - B1 - C1 // Tee 2: D1 - E1 - F1 // Tee 4: G1 - H1 -I1 // Tee 5: J1 - A2 - D2 // Tee 7: B2 - E2 - G2 // Tee 8: C2 - F2 - H2 // Tee 10: I2 - J2 - B3 // Tee 11: A3 - E3 - G3 // Tee 13: C3 - D3 - I3 // Tee 14: F3 - H3 - J3
The team with the lowest aggregate score for the five best scores out of six shall be Seed 1; the team with the second lowest aggregate shall be Seed 2 and so on. In the event of a tie, the sixth score shall count. If the tie persists, the aggregate of the second 18 Holes scores of the three players shall decide.
If a Foursomes or Singles Match is tied after eighteen holes, no extra holes will be played. The halved match will stand. In the event of a tie, the aggregate of individual winning margins will decide the winning team. If a tie persists a nominated player from each Team will play sudden death.
FIPPA Rules of Play will apply
No player may receive advice during play, except from their designated Adviser or from their playing partner in the Foursome Matches. Caddies are not permitted.
In an extreme case of "Force Majeure" the Competition Committee may agree to the use of a substitute player.
In case of dispute, the decision of the V World Cup Competition Committee will be final.
Ireland, Basque Country, Catalonia, Chile, France, Galicia, Great Britain, Norway, Switzerland and Andorra.
Workouts throughout the week. Training on Thursday 30 June until 7pm hours only.
Training on 30 June are free. Previous days 10€ per day and player.
PROGRAMME 1 – 3 JULY 2016
FRIDAY -1 JULY- MORNING (Play will commence at 8.30am) QUALIFYING
36 Holes Strokeplay “Shotgun Start”, this will determine the seeds 1 – 10 (e.g. Team with the lowest score will be Seed 1; Team with the highest score will be Seed 10).
36 strokeplay shotgun start. Exceptionally start shotgun to advance in the afternoon matches by climatological forecast
First round at 8.30am, second round at 11am. After the first round, one person in the organization will collect scorecards. Then the players go to their tees and a rocket is launched to start the second round.
FRIDAY AFTERNOON 3.00pm
¼ FINALS MATCHPLAY
Match 1: Seed 1 v Seed 8 (1 Foursomes and 1 Singles Match)
Match 2: Seed 2 v Seed 7 (1 Foursomes and 1 Singles Match)
Match 3: Seed 3 v Seed 6 (1 Foursomes and 1 Singles Match)
Match 4: Seed 4 v Seed 5 (1 Foursomes and 1 Singles Match)
ROUND ROBIN MATCHPLAY
Match 5: Seed 9 v Seed 10 (1 Foursomes and 1 Singles Match)
SATURDAY -2 JULY- (Play will commence at 8.30 am)
¼ FINALS MATCHPLAY (continued)
Match 1: Seed 1 v Seed 8 (3 Singles Matches)
Match 2: Seed 2 v Seed 7 (3 Singles Matches)
Match 3: Seed 3 v Seed 6 (3 Singles Matches)
Match 4: Seed 4 v Seed 5 (3 Singles Matches)
ROUND ROBIN MATCHPLAY (continued)
Match 5: Seed 9 v Seed 10 (3 Singles Matches)
Match 1: Winners Match 1 v Winners Match 4 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
Match 2: Winners Match 2 v Winners Match 3 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
5th – 8th PLACES
Match 3: Losers Match 1 v Losers Match 4 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
Match 4: Losers Match 2 v Losers Match 3 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
ROUND ROBIN MATCHPLAY:
Match 5: Seed 9 v Seed 10 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
SUNDAY 3 JULY (Play will commence at 8.30 amfinish at 2.30pm approx)
WORLD CUP FINAL:
Winner Semi-Final Match 1 v Winner Semi-Final Match 2 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
Loser Semi-Final Match 1 v Loser Semi-Final Match 2 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
Winner Play-off Match 3 v Winner Play-off Match 4 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
Loser Play-off Match 3 v Loser Play-off Match 4 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
ROUND ROBIN SERIES:
Seed 9 v Seed 10 (1 Foursomes and 4 Singles Matches)
PRESENTATION AND CLOSING CEREMONY
According to the completion of the games, with a timeframe for the organization