In the event of play being suspended due to thunderstorm / electrical activity, signalled by 1 long blast on the klaxon, immediately mark your ball and seek the nearest area of shelter. Resumption of play will be signalled by 2 long blasts on the klaxon.
If play has to be suspended for any other reason, signalled by 2 short blasts on the klaxon then players may choose either:
To mark the ball, or finish the hole currently in play.
All players must then report directly to the Tournament Registration Office. Not until the players have been given permission, may play resume.
Course Unfit for Play
If only one day’s play is possible, on account of the adverse weather conditions or state of the course, then the scores from that one day’s play will be final.
All players must have completed 18 holes for a Tournament to be considered staged.
In the event that the entire field has not completed 18 holes then a full refund will be made. Note:
The Tour Referee has the final say in any decision made on the course during tournament play and any such decision is final;
The Tournament Director is responsible for matters that arise off the course during the tournament. Any decision taken by the Tournament Director will be considered final.
Please respect the Tour and Sponsors when dealing with the media.
It is a Tournament entry requirement that all players will be available for any media duties, including interviews, sponsorship presentations, press photographs and all television requirements. Please note:
By registering to compete in a tournament on The Gecko Tour, each player gives The Gecko Tour the absolute right and permission to use their name, image, interview performance and other auditory or visual image as a player on The Gecko Tour and copyright and/or publish, or use pictures or videotapes of the player of which the inclusion is in whole or in part, made through any media or internet website at its tournament venues or elsewhere, for advertising, trade or any lawful purpose whatsoever whether taken at a tournament venue, prior to, or after a tournament event. The player hereby waives any right that they may have to inspect and/approve the finished product that may be used in connection therewith, or the use to which it may be applied. Having registered for a tournament, each player is deemed to have read this policy statement and understands the above Waiver.
All fines MUST BE PAID before a player can enter a future Tournament.