U.S. Open Local Qualifying: Berkshire Hills
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Berkshire Hills Country Club (Pittsfield, MA)
Player Information Sheet
Berkshire Hills Country Club
500 Benedict Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Practice Rounds: A practice round may be scheduled by calling the golf shop and identifying yourself as a competitor in the field - scheduling a tee time may be done no more than 5 days in advance. Fee for practice rounds is $25. Golf carts are permitted during practice rounds ONLY; carts are prohibited during the competition.
Availability: Weekdays anytime; Weekends after 1:00 pm
Telephone Number: 413-442-1451 Golf Shop: 413-442-1451 Golf Professional: Mike Hillman
Starting Times: Play will begin at 8:00am off the first tee.
Withdrawals: Please advise the Mass Golf office immediately at (774) 430-9016 if you are unable to compete. Failure to advise the Mass Golf office may disqualify the player from future USGA competition. If there is a need to call the Mass Golf office after the close of business on the day prior to the qualifier, please e-mail Greg Howell at email@example.com.
Qualifying & Alternate Spots Available: 2 Qualifying Spots, 2 Alternates
Distance Devices: The use of distance measuring devices is prohibited per Model Local Rule G-5. During a round, a player must not obtain distance information by using an electronic distance measuring device. Penalty for Breach of Local Rule - see Rule 4.3.
Automotive Transportation: The use of automotive transportation will NOT be permitted. Pull/push carts will be permitted.
Caddies: Caddies are permitted.
Golf Ball: The One-Ball Rule will be in effect. See Appendix I of the Rules of Golf.
Competition Tees/ Yardage: The competition will be from the GOLD tees (approx 6,750 yards).
Golf Shop, Locker Room and Practice Facilities: Open and available at 7:00am.
Food & Beverage: The restaurant will be open and available for players to starting at 11:00 am. Both cash and credit are accepted.
Dress Code: Please observe the USGA dress code as stated in the application.
*Please also review the 2019 USGA Hard Card and other policies located under the tab labled "USGA Policies" prior to competion.
*There will be no regsitration on the day of the event - please report to your scheduled starting hole to recieve local rules, scorecard, etc. 10-15 minutes prior to your starting time.
Official-In-Charge: Cary Jubinville
Staff-In-Charge: Greg Howell