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Attention All Jewish Golfers

Posted: 11-Feb-2020 by Maccabi VIC


Arrangements for Maccabiah 2021 and golf in particular are now in full swing and Maccabi Golf Australia is planning to take its largest team ever with over 50 golfers to be selected. Those that have been previously can vouch that this is an unforgettable experience. You’ll meet and play with Jewish golfers from all over the world on a great Pete Dye designed golf course in Caesarea. https://www.1golf.eu/en/club/caesarea-golf-club/

The process of nominating has begun and will close at end of April 2020. If you already know you want to nominate please Click Here to go straight to nominations page.

The selection and trial period will end on 31/8/2020 with teams to be announced before the end of 2020. Details of teams and selection criteria is below.
Our team managers are currently being briefed on subjects relating to financial commitment, pre-camp, sponsorship, fund raising and other information.
If you are interested or simply want more info please contact the relevant team manager as follows.

Open and stableford (men’s & ladies)
Tony Beaconsfield     0418 390 940
Jody Drutman            0400 328 608
Masters, Grandmasters and juniors (men’s, ladies, boys and girls)
Allen Garb                 0410 474 286
Elana Green              0410 506 481
If you require further information please respond to this email as follows and it will be forwarded to the team manager who will make contact with you to discuss.
Yes, I am interested in nominating.
Name -
Team you are interested in trialling for -
Current G.A -
Golf Club -
Mobile no –
No need to respond if you have no interest in Maccabiah 2021.
The following Golf teams will be selected for Maccabiah 2021.
Men’s open; must be 18 years + in 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 6 or less as at 31/8/2020
Team of 8 to be selected plus up to 2 travelling reserves. All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First seven positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 8th position and reserves will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Women’s open; must be 18 years + in 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 9 or less as at 31/8/2020
Team of up to 8 golfers to be selected plus 1 travelling reserve. All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First seven positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 8th position and the reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Masters men; 50 years or older as at 31st Dec 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap 12 or less as at 31/8/2020
Team of 5 plus 1 travelling reserve. All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.”
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position and reserves will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Masters ladies; 50 years or older as at 31st December 2021.
Selection Criteria: GA handicap 18 or less as at 31/8/2020  
Team of 5 plus 1 travelling reserve. All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position plus the reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Grandmasters men; 65 years or older as at 31st Dec 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 16 or less as at 31/8/2020
Team of 5 plus 1 travelling reserve. All golfers selected play in the 54-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position plus reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Grandmasters women; 65 years or older as at 31st Dec 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 18 or less as at 31/8/2020
Team of 5 plus 1 travelling reserve. All golfers selected play in the 54-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position plus reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
In the event of 2 golfers having the same G.A. handicap as at 31/8/2020, the decision will be made by the independent selection committee.
Junior boys; 18 or under at 31st December 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 18 or less as at 31/8 2020  
Team of 5 golfers with 1 reserve. Competition is 72 holes stroke.
All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position plus reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
Junior girls; 18 or under at 31 December 2021
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 18 or less as at 31/8 2020  
Team of 5 golfers with 1 reserve. Competition is 72 holes stroke.
All golfers selected play in the 72-hole individual stroke event but reserves are not eligible for team medal.
First four positions will be selected based on lowest GA as at 31/8/2020, the 5th position plus reserve will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
Stableford men; open to all male golfers over 18 years.
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 20 or less as at 31/8 2020  
Team of up to 12 golfers. Competition is 54-hole stableford.
Top 10 golfers will be selected via trials and 2 will be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
Stableford women; open to all female golfers over 18 years.
Selection Criteria: GA handicap of 24 or less as at 31/8 2020  
Team of up to 6 golfers. Competition is 54-hole stableford.
Top 4 golfers will be selected via trials and 2 to be selected by an independent selection committee appointed by Maccabi Golf Australia.
Please note
Maccabi Cup will be used as the means of selection for stableford teams based on a minimum of 15 rounds between 1/2/20 and 31/8/20.
The calculation for selection will be based on your best 13 rounds and your worst 2 rounds during selection period as calculated by Golf Link.
No golfer will be permitted to have more than 2 NSA rounds during trial period.
Please note; If a nominee is not a member of his/her state Maccabi Golf club a fee of $99.00 will be levied as an entry into Maccabiah trials, Maccabi Cup and Maccabi golf club membership.
 

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