YOOM Rules

Rules for the Yorkshire Order of Merit and Points Table

ItemRule
1 The Yorkshire Order of Merit will be open to all players who are members of Clubs within the Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs
2 Points will be awarded to players according to the Yorkshire Order of Merit Points Table i.e. Points will be awarded for the position the player finishes within the top twenty places.
3 Only Gross Scores to count.
4 Points will be shared for Card Play-Off's and tied positions.
5 The Winner of a Play-Off will receive maximum points. All players in the Play-Off will be joint Runners-Up and the points will be shared.
6 The final fixture of the season will be the Moortown Masters.
7 All fixtures for the Yorkshire Order of Merit will be announced at the beginning of the season and will include the Yorkshire Amateur (Stroke Play) and the Yorkshire Open Championship.
8 The Winner of the Order of Merit will receive the Trophy and a voucher for £200.
9 All disputes and other matters relating to the Yorkshire Order of Merit will be decided by the Championship Committee whose decision shall be final.
Note All Tournaments are open to Juniors who have handicaps that meet the entry handicap limit.

Yorkshire Order of Merit

Points Table

Competition Finishing PositionEighteen Open TournamentsYorkshire Open, Yorkshire Amateur (Stroke Play), Moortown Masters.
1 200 400
2 170 340
3 150 300
4 130 260
5 120 240
6 110 220
7 100 200
8 90 180
9 80 160
10 70 140
11 60 120
12 55 110
13 50 100
14 45 90
15 40 80
16 35 70
17 30 60
18 25 50
19 20 40
20 15 30