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Old 08-22-2019, 08:27 AM
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Originally Posted by araytx View Post
I also see the reason to have that Sunday as a "buffer day" in case of bad weather late in the event causing the players to not be able to complete it. They can let them know early enough that e'll make up the round we're behind on Sunday. There were several tournaments the first year the pros went the three rounds, 1-a-day, that ended up getting truncated due to the schedule of the last round on Sunday, negating any possibility of making it up.
Originally Posted by araytx View Post
Definitely, I get and I know all that. All I am saying is that having the tourney scheduled to end on Saturday at least leaves the possibility!
Sunday is not there as a buffer because tournaments are NOT allowed to finish incomplete rounds by adding another day.

Competition Manual 1.09 D (2) ..

Under no circumstances should players be expected, or asked, to return on a day
following the last day of the regular scheduled rounds to finish the event.
This last statement is also part of PDGA Mid-Event Weather Suspension & Cancellation Guidelines

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