was organized in 2003 to create a competitive venue for senior golfers
in the Roanoke
surrounding area. We have
been very successful, which is attributable to the membership,
gracious sponsors, and the news media who keep information about the
our members in regular public view.
Our sponsors, with their donations, help make the Tour the great
success it is today. Please
them and let them know how much you appreciate their support.
year, culminating with Charles Vassar winning the Overall
Points Championship. Charles accumulated the highest overall points
throughout the season. Under the RVSGT format, anyone from the field,
regardless of handicap, has the opportunity to win the Overall
All players play from the senior teeing ground
gold) unless otherwise specified by the committee. Handicaps are
computed for the specific course, and the field is flighted into three
divisions to permit competition among players with similar handicaps.
are presented in each division at the monthly tournaments.
are awarded based on finish position and the top 20 points leaders are
at the end of the season.
We use a modified USGA handicap
system applying 85%, vs. USGA's 96%, to
average differential of a player’s lowest rounds. For more
refer to the Handicap Info page in this book or our website.
Our membership has grown
consistently since 2003 to where we will have
of 125 members, plus alternates, for 2013. Since we must provide an
accurate count of
participants to the golf courses, we have two simple but extremely
played in the
preceding tournament, you are automatically entered
into the next event. You must notify us if you do not intend to play.
- If you did not
play in the
preceding tournament, you must notify us that
you intend to play the upcoming tournament.
comply with these requests may result in you having to pay cart and
or being left out of the next tournament.
Thank you for your support and
participation. Enjoy the 2013 Senior
and please give a big thank you to our sponsors who recognize the value
having the Roanoke Valley Senior Golf Tour as another great option for
in the Roanoke
Senior Tour Committee