Application

2013 NGA TOUR "PRO SERIES" SEASON
6 - $200,000 GUARANTEED Purse Events (regardless of field size)
12 - $150,000 GUARANTEED Purse Events (regardless of field size)
12 – Carolina Summer Series Events, 3 – Web.com Tour Q School Prep Events

Home of the 2013 Reno-Tahoe Open Exemption
The NGA TOUR's Top "Members" will once again be eligible to receive
Q-School Reimbursements, Web.com Tour Event Exemptions, and
an Exemption into the PGA Tour's 2013 Reno-Tahoe Open!!!


2013 Membership Application

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Membership Fee: $2,400*

* Fee MUST accompany application for NGA Pro Golf Tour Membership and/or Ranking School
(3% Administrative Fee for all Telephone Payments
)
(Members can pay by check to the Tour Office at no additional fee)

Mail To:
NGA Pro Golf Tour 

550 Highway 9 East-Unit B
Longs, SC 29568

Name:

SS/TIN#:                                                                    E-Mail:

Address:

City:                                                                          State/Zip:

Home Phone:                                                              Cell Phone:

Personal Web Page (if you have one):

Facebook Page:                                                       Twitter Handle:

Birthplace:                                                                  Hometown:

College:                                                                      Major:

Marital Status:                                                            Wife’s Name:

# of Children:                                                             Name(s), Age(s):

Height:               Weight:              Age:                     DOB:

Hobbies:

Year Turned Pro:

Professional, Amateur Achievements (PGA/Web.com Tour events entered, significant finishes, honors, money
earnings, etc.):

Local/Hometown Media (w/contacts you know):
Print:
Radio/T.V.:

Lowest Round as a Professional (where and when):

Home Course, Club Membership(s):
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
RANKING SCHOOL CHOICES: (IF APPLICABLE)                                            1st               2nd
                                     
              

1. Orlando, FL   Dec 4-6, 2012                  Shingle Creek*
                                                     

2. Myrtle BeachJan 8-10, 2013                 Barefoot Resort (Dye)**

(*IF YOU PLAYED COLLEGE GOLF YOU MAY REQUEST EXEMPT STATUS THRU THE TOUR OFFICE*)
 
RANKING SCHOOL/NGA TOUR MEMBERSHIP FEE IS $2,200 PLUS AN ADDITIONAL TOURNAMENT FEE OF $800* AND $700**. FOR AN ADDITIONAL $750, A PLAYER MAY REQUALIFY IF SPACE AVAILABLE IN A LATER SCHOOL
 
*THE RANKING SCHOOL SITES IN ORLANDO AND MYRTLE BEACH WILL BE CONDUCTED AS PART OF THE WINTER SERIES EVENT THAT WEEK AND PLAYERS WILL HAVE A CHANCE TO EARN MONEY AS WELL AS EARN THEIR RANKING STATUS FOR THE 2013 SEASON.

Membership Refund Policy- Fully Exempt members who did not attend Ranking School have until Friday prior to the first event. Members who attended ranking school may receive a membership refund PRIOR to start of their scheduled Ranking School.
 
I,                                                                         , hereby grant, without limitation, the NGA Professional Golf Tour the right to use and reassign player’s individual television, motion picture, Internet, and/or other form of audio or video presentation which is now known or hereafter may exist, including, without limitation, free over-the-air broadcast, cablecast, DBS, MDS, satellite radio, broadband, wireless, pay television, subscription television, and on-demand platforms and all other similar rights with respect to his/her participation in the Tournament, including both personal and historical information herein for media and public relations use.   I also agree to adhere to Tour policy and procedure, and acknowledge that failure to do so may forfeit my right to play in future NGA TOUR events and/or cause my membership to be revoked or suspended indefinitely. 
 
                                                                                                         
(Signature/Date)   

2013 Pro Series Member Benefits

NGA TOUR MEMBER GOLF COURSE PRACTICE/PLAYING PRIVILEGES:



ORANGE COUNTY NATIONAL, Winter Garden, FL
www.ocngolf.com, 16301 Phil Ritson Way, Winter Garden, FL 34787 (407-656-2626)
rotates as host to the former PGA Tour now Web.com Tour Final Stage of Qualifying School
  - 30 Day Range Pass (valid 30 days from date of purchase), $99 plus tax, includes
  - Unlimited Range Balls (cannot be used in conjunction with any golf school or golf lessons)
  - Unlimited Walking Access to the Tooth 9 Hole Course
  - Unlimited Access to all Practice Greens, Bunkers and Chipping Complexes
  - Must check in golf shop to receive balls and Tooth access
  - Some restrictions and black out dates will apply



BAREFOOT RESORT (Norman, Love, Dye, & Fazio), North Myrtle Beach, SC
www.barefootgolf.com, 4980 Barefoot Resort Bridge Rd, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 (877-585-9357)
  - NGA TOUR Members must present Tour Membership Card to be eligible for rates and specials
  - reduced practice round rates restricted to booking only one day in advance by calling after 1:00pm the day prior to schedule a tee time.
  - November 16, 2012 through March 14, 2013 at a rate of $45 per round.
  - March 15, 2013 through May 15, 2013 at a rate of $65 per round.
  - May 16, 2013 through September 14, 2013 at a rate of $45 per round.
  - September 15, 2013 through November 15, 2013 at a rate of $65 per round.
  - a reduced price of $3 per bucket at the Resort driving range only (Must Present Tour Membership Card as well).

Barefoot Paradise Vacations located at Barefoot offers long term/monthly rentals for anyone that may be looking for a place to stay long term. They can be reached at 843-390-4800 for information or www.barefootparadisevactions.com .


WEB.COM TOUR Q-SCHOOL REIMBURSEMENTS

Web.com Tour QUALIFYING SCHOOL REIMBURSEMENTS
-Top Members from the Season Ending “Pro Series” Money list running from February 14, 2013 thru September 1, 2013, who have played in a minimum of twelve (12) events, shall have their 2013 Web.com Tour Qualifying School Fees Reimbursed as follows:

Eligibility: The player must be a member of the tour and compete in a minimum of twelve (12) events as a member during the 2013 season to be eligible. Members will be allowed a maximum of six (6) participated event exceptions. Following are exceptions that will qualify as member participated events:

Event Exceptions:

a. If a member registers to play in an NGA Pro Golf Tour “Pro Series” event and afterwards gets into a concurrent Web.com, Euro, or PGA Tour event, either through a qualifier, their status on a waiting list, or by a sponsor’s exemption that event will be counted as a participated event. If a player withdraws from an NGA Pro Golf Tour “Pro Series” event for any reason other than participation in a concurrent PGA , Euro, or Web.com Tour event that event will be counted as a missed event.

b. If a member is granted an exemption into a Web.com, Euro, or PGA Tour event by the NGA Pro Golf Tour and that event runs concurrent with an NGA Pro Golf Tour “Pro Series” event that event will be counted as a participated event.

c. If a member participates in a PGA, Euro, or Web.com Tour event and, because of his play in that event, becomes exempt into a PGA or Web.com Tour event that runs concurrent with an NGA Pro Golf Tour event that event will be counted as a participated event.

It is the player’s responsibility to inform the NGA Pro Golf Tour office when playing in a PGA, Euro, or Web.com Tour event.

Reimbursements: A member must participate in the 2013 Web.com Tour Qualifying School to be eligible to receive reimbursement.

a. Those members receiving Full Exempt status on the Web.com Tour through the 2013 Web.com Tour Qualifying School shall have their reimbursements issued in the form of a check up to a maximum of $4,500 to be paid to the player after the conclusion of the 2013 Web.com Tour Qualifying School.

b. All others will receive their reimbursement in the form of a credit up to a maximum of $4,500 issued for the 2014 Pro Series season. Players will have their credit put towards their 2014 Pro Series membership and the remaining balance towards 2014 Pro Series event entry fees only. If a player chooses not to use their reimbursement as a credit during the 2014 Pro Series season that player will forfeit all rights to that reimbursement.

c. Players who must go thru a Web.com Tour Qualifying School Pre-Qualifier will receive:

1. The value of their PGA Tour Qualifying School fees up to a maximum of $4,500, inclusive of their entry fee in the Pre-Qualifier, if they advance past the Pre- Qualifier Stage.

2. Only the value of their entry fee into the Pre-Qualifier if they are unable to advance past the Pre-Qualifier Stage


Guaranteed $150,000-$200,000 Purses REGARDLESS OF FIELD SIZES!!!

18 72-hole events February to September (More than any other tour in the United States outside of the PGA and Web.com Tours)

Opportunity to participate in 34 total events in-season (1 Members Shootout, 18 Pro Series, 12 Carolina Series, & 3 Q School Prep)

Guaranteed minimum payback of 110% for Pro Series

Only Tour other than PGA and Web.com Tour that conduct week-long (Monday Qualifiers, Shootouts, Long-Drive Contests, Pro-Ams) 72-hole events with a 36-hole cut

The NGA Pro Golf Tour will supply complimentary beverages & snacks during tournament play of each event.

Paid participant Pro Ams at selected events

Paid participant Long-Drive and Shootout contests at selected events

2013 Members receive priority for Volunteer Housing.

2013 Members receive player supplier equipment discounts.

Priority for participation in activities specific to each event (ie: long drive contests, fishing tournaments, poker tournaments, welcoming parties, vehicles for top money leaders, restaurant discounts, free local gym use, tickets to other sporting events, special purses for pro-ams and shootouts etc.) 

Web.com Tour & PGA TOUR event exemptions (6 in 2010, 6 in 2011, 7 in 2012)
A Player must be willing to meet ALL Media requirements and requests associated with the specific event the exemption has been awarded for in order to be eligible to receive the event exemption.


PGA and USGA Certified Officials

Host Regional (Florida and Myrtle Beach) 72-hole Tour Qualifying
Tournaments to establish full exempt playing status and ranking numbers
for upcoming year after First and Second Stage PGA Q-schools are completed
(IF YOU PLAYED COLLEGE GOLF YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND RANKING SCHOOL WHILE EXEMPT MEMBERSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE, email EXEMPT MEMBERSHIP REQUEST to Joy@NGATOUR.com)

The Tour provides COMPLIMENTARY Practice Rounds and Range Balls during each Pro Series event

 


A discount purchasing program is available to all 2012 NGA Tour members. Contact Tour Representative Todd Corum for more details. Todd can be reached at tcorum@bridgestonegolf.com or by fax at (770)786-6416
  Adidas Golf Apparel: 2012 NGA Tour members will receive a discount on Adidas golf apparel.   Please contact George Willett at George.willett@tmag.com for details and more information.
 
2012 NGA Tour members will receive a discount on TaylorMade products. Please contact George Willett at George.willett@tmag.com for details and more information.
  2012 NGA Tour members will receive a discount on Ashworth golf apparel.Please contact George Willett at George.willett@tmag.com for details and more information.






 

 

A discounted purchasing program has been arranged for 2012 members. Please contact Glen Coombe (888) 844-2322 rifeputters@sc.rr.com for additional information.




2012 NGA Tour members will receive a discount on Cleveland golf products. Please contact Tour Representative Mike Dunphy at mikedunphy@clevelandgolf.com

 
A discount purchasing program is available to all 2012 NGA Tour members. Players must submit their contact information, playing resume, tournament schedule and proof of mini tour membership to join. Information should be faxed to the Titleist Tour Department at (508)979-3916.


Bonaventure Golf
603 Frontage Rd NW
Bobby Jones Expwy
Augusta, GA 30907
(706) 868-6448



 



20% Discount to all 2012 NGA Tour Pro Series Members (Close-out Merchandise, Used Clubs, and Golf Balls excluded). If shopping in-store, members must present their tour id card. For phone orders, you must identify yourself as a 2012 NGA Tour Member and give the id # off your tour id card. http://www.bonaventurediscountgolf.com



Pepsi products (Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Aquafina Water, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist and Gatorade) will be provided to all players at each NGA/Hooters Tour event in the starter tents, scoring tents, Pro Ams and Pairings Parties. 





2012 NGA Tour members will receive a free MyGolf membership.  The MyGolf membership card provides valued discounts ataffiliategolf courses, restaurants, lodging and retail establishments. To activate your membership log into “member’s section” and update your personal information.  www.MyGolfNUS.com  Need additional memberships for friends or family?  Use promo code “10” and save $10 OFF regular membership dues.



1st and 10th Tee Nutrition Bars will be provided to all players at each NGA Tour event in the starter tents. 2012 members will also be given the opportunity to purchase bars by contacting Tour Representative Bill Stewart at bill@golfenergybars.com