Weekly Elimination Contest  


Our Weekly Elimination contest is now open. Registration closes Thursday, January 11th at 1:00 PM EST.

The contest commences with the Sony Open in Hawaii and concludes with the Houston Open.

Event Date   Event
Event 1 Jan. 11 - 14 Sony Open in Hawaii
Event 2 Jan. 18 - 21 CareerBuilder Challenge
Event 3 Jan. 25 - 28 Farmers Insurance Open
Event 4 Feb. 01 - 04 Waste Management Phoenix Open
Event 5 Feb. 08 - 11 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Event 6 Feb. 15 - 18 Genesis Open
Event 7 Feb. 22 - 25 The Honda Classic
Event 8 Mar. 01 - 04 WGC - Mexico Championship
Event 9 Mar. 08 - 11 Valspar Championship
Event 10 Mar. 15 - 18 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard
Event 11 Mar. 22 - 25 Corales Puntacana Resort Championship
Event 12 Mar. 29 - Apr. 01 Houston Open

This is a contest of skill requiring contestants to select 1 golfer in each event. You can only select a player once throughout the contest and you cannot select the defending tournament champion.

Your selection must finish based on the following results criteria in order to survive and advance otherwise you are eliminated from the contest. If your selection happens to win the event, you will receive a bye for the next subsequent event.

Results Criteria

Event To Advance
Event 1 Make the cut
Event 2 Top 65 + ties
Event 3 Top 60 + ties
Event 4 Top 55 + ties
Event 5 Top 50 + ties
Event 6 Top 45 + ties
Event 7 Top 40 + ties
Event 8 Top 35 + ties
Event 9 Top 30 + ties
Event 10 Top 25 + ties
Event 11 Top 20 + ties
Event 12 Top 15 + ties

The final contestant to have survived is declared the winner. The contest is also over when there are no remaining contestants to have survived. The contestant who picked the player that finishes best that event is declared the winner. If 2 or more contestants have the same best result, they split the pot evenly.

Should there be only 2 contestants to have survived, then the contest is over and they split the pot evenly. If 2 or more participants are alive after Event 12 all surviving contestants will split the pot evenly.

You will be provided with the highest ranked eligible golfer from the tournament field should you fail to submit your selection on time for a specific event. Such selection will meet the criteria of not having being selected previously. 

If an entry has a golfer selected that does not start the tournament for any reason whatsoever, participants who have selected such golfer will be provided with the highest ranked eligible golfer from the tournament field. Participants who have selected a player who withdraws after having commenced play will not be provided with a substituted player and will be eliminated from the contest.

An email will be sent weekly to each contestant requesting player selections. Player selections including changes will be accepted up until the event deadline. The presence of other players or changes in the Tournament field after selections have been submitted shall in no way affect the outcome of any Tournament.

Entry Fee: 
The entry fee for this Contest is $30 Canadian payable before start of play.

The following payment options are offered:

1) Interac
The preferred method of payment is via an Interac E-Mail Money Transfer from your online bank account. 

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2) PayPal
payments are accepted. The PayPal transaction fee of $1.40 per entry is required when sending payment.

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4) Payment by Credit Card

are now accepted. The transaction fee of $2.00 per entry is included when invoiced.

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3) Payment by Mail

Payment by cheque, money order & bank drafts are accepted by mail and must be postmarked before start of play.

Make payment payable to "Séamus Maher" and send to:

Séamus Maher
121 Main Street West
Grimsby, ON L3M 1R5

Entries: There will be no limit of the number of entries to the Contest. Contestants may enter the Contest as many times as they wish, provided they pay the stated entry fee for each of their entries.

Any Contestant whose payment is returned unpaid will be subject to immediate loss of all entries from all Contests.

All entries become the property of the Contest Administrator and none will be returned.

There is a 10% contest administration fee applied to this contest.

This Contest is neither affiliated with nor endorsed by the PGA Tour or any other organization.

The Contest Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any contestant or to withdraw or amend the contest at any time in its absolute discretion in case of error, technical problem or any matter interfering with the conduct of the Contest as contemplated by these rules.

The decisions of the Contest Administrator is final on all matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility, procedure and fulfillment. By entering this contest you acknowledge acceptance of all Contest rules and agree to be bound by them.