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Rules & Timetable

Daily Mail Foursomes Rules & Conditions

The Tournament Referee can be contacted at Daily Mail Amateur Foursomes Golf Tournament, P.O. Box 485, Fleet GU51 9FF.

Approved by The R&A for the payment of expenses - Rule 4-2g RA/02/2022.

Note: The R&A grants approval for the payment of expenses only in terms of the Rules of Amateur status and such approval should not be considered as any general approval or endorsement of the competition or its organisers and/or promoters.

Winter Conditions: the referee has published some acceptable winter conditions in our FAQs.

2022 Rounds Timetable

ROUND MEN / WOMEN Contact by deadline Play by deadline
1 Both Friday, 11 February Sunday, 20 March
2 Both Friday, 25 March Sunday, 24 April
3 Both Friday, 29 April Sunday, 22 May
4 Both Friday, 27 May Sunday, 19 June
5 Both Friday, 24 June Sunday, 17 July
6 Both Friday, 22 July Sunday, 14 August
7 Both Friday, 19 August Sunday, 11 September


  • ‘Contact by’ deadline: the home team must make contact with the away team and offer dates on or before the contact by deadline. After this date, whichever team makes initial contact may claim home advantage.
  • ‘Play by’ deadline: the match must be played on or before the play by deadline. No match extensions will be granted.
  • Player substitutions: after players have played and won in the competition no substitutions can be made.
  • Age restriction: all players must be 18 or over on 1st January 2022 in order to be eligible for the competition.