2013 Vibram Open Qualifier
2013 Southern Nationals Qualifier
Tournament Director: Mike Kernan (underparmike [at] yahoo.com)
Date(s): 03/16/2013 Location: Lafreniere Park/City Park - New Orleans, LA
NO Team (New Orleans Disc Golf Club) invites all disc golfers and spectators to the 2013 Pot Of Gold!
NOTE: There will be no day-of registration this year. You must pre-register to play in the 2013 Pot of Gold.
Still holding the record for largest event ever in the state of Louisiana, the Pot of Gold is a major regional disc golf event showcasing the best that New Orleans disc golf has to offer. 5 live bands will take the stage at this year's event, giving the tournament a festival-like atmosphere once again. The showcase, free, New Orleans-style lunch buffet caters to all the masses. Every amateur division player gets a green or black tournament t-shirt.
All divisions will play 24 holes at Lafreniere Park and 18 holes at City Park.
Free lunch for all players featuring Hooters hot wings, cajun jambalaya, Walker's BBQ cochon, Gordon Biersch brews, Quality P cobbler and more.
Innova Sport portable basket to the winner of Advanced division and Intermediate division
Innova Traveler portables to the winners of Am Ladies, Advanced Masters and Novice divisions, and to 2nd place in Advanced & Intermediate.
Entry fees (you must register by Friday March 15---no Saturday signups!)
Senior Grandmasters $55
Pro Ladies........ $55
Advanced Masters $35
Advanced Grandmasters $35
Intermediate Am $35
Am Ladies........... $35
(other divisions available upon request)
(entry fees include $3 park fees and $2 SN fees)
Tournament Director: Mike Kernan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Assistant TDs: Don Perkins, Joe Burback, Paul Vogel
Pay online with PayPal (please add $2 per entry to cover outrageous PayPal fees) to: email@example.com
Or sign up at City Park most afternoons...ask for Joe
Sponsorships are available:
$125 gets you or your business on the tournament t-shirts, two PoG discs and one tee sign
$45 gets you or your business one tee sign and your choice of a PoG disc or t-shirt
Doubles will be played on Friday March 15. Time & format to be determined.
Schedule (subject to minor changes...check here for updates):
Pool A: Am Ladies, Senior Grandmasters, Intermediate Am, Novice, Advanced Masters, Advanced Grandmasters
9:00 AM Pool A Mandatory Players Meeting (City Park)
9:15 AM Pool A 1st Round Tee-off (City Park-short tees)
12:45 PM Free Lunch (Lafreniere Park)
12:45 PM Live Bands (Lafreniere Park)
2:30 PM Pool A estimated 2nd Round Tee-off (Lafreniere Park)
6:00 PM Ring of Fires sponsored by Innova (Lafreniere Park)
6:30 PM Pool A Awards (Lafreniere Park)
Pool B: Open, Pro Ladies, Masters, Grandmasters, Advanced
9:15 AM Pool B Mandatory Players Meeting (Lafreniere Park)
9:30 AM Pool B 1st Round Tee-off (Lafreniere Park)
12:30 PM Free Lunch (Lafreniere Park)
12:30 PM Live Bands (Lafreniere Park)
2:15 PM Pool B estimated 2nd Round Tee-off (City Park)
6:00 PM Pool B Awards (City Park or Lafreniere Park)
The 2013 Pot Of Gold is a Vibram Open Qualifier once again! You can earn a spot to the crown jewel of the pDGA National Tour!
The top two finishers (that opt-in) at each of the VOQs will earn spots into the Vibram Open.
There is a $10 opt-in fee that must be paid to the TD before the VO Qualifier Event starts.
Players that already have spots available to them may not compete for these spots.
Qualifying players have two weeks to register for the VO. If the players fail to register within two weeks, the next player(s) will have one week to claim their spots.
NO Team would like to thank all of our sponsors for this event: Innova-Champion Discs, Aboriginal Discs, Sky South, Hooters, Walker's BBQ, Dangerous Acres, Sulzer & Williams LLC, Gordon Biersch, and Big Brown!
Huge Saint Patrick's Day parade in Metairie the Sunday after.