We hope this email finds you well and playing some golf..
As you know, there are MANY benefits of being a GTA AM Tour player. We have captured these player benefits in the 2015 Tour Player Manual where you will find sponsor discounts, access and discount offers from many of the host private and public golf courses. In the Manual, you will also find The Tour's Policies and Procedures. Please log into The Tour's website and you will find the link to the Player Manual PDF in the bottom right of your Player Dashboard screen.
To take advantage of the many offers available to Tour players, Tour Sponsors and host golf clubs will be able to confirm your 2015 Tour status by checking the Players section of The Tour's website. Thank you in advance for keeping these offers within The Tour community.
UNLEASH YOUR GTA AM TOUR BENEFITS
Please find below some highlighted benefits of being a 2015 GTA AM Tour player. You will find more details inside the Player Manual.....
BENEFITS FROM SPONSORS
Mazda - You and your immediate family are able to purchase a Mazda vehicle at a significant discount to MSRP!
BMO World Elite - Players who apply for and receive a new BMO World Elite credit card will receive the following:
From BMO - Waived Annual Fee ($150), $300 in travel points and travel points for top three finishers in each of the 6 BMO World Elite Fall Swing events ($100 - 1st, $75 - 2nd and $50 - 3rd)!
From BMO - Players who use their BMO World Elite MasterCard for Tour purchases will receive, in Rewards Points at the end of the year, 2.5% of the value of Tour event purchases made until August 31st and 5% of the value of event purchases during the BMO World Elite Fall Swing.
Tour players who apply for and receive a new BMO World Elite MasterCard will also receive one dozen TaylorMade golf balls. Anyone with a BMO World Elite MasterCard will have the use of preferred parking spots at Tour events.
Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday
The top three players (in each of the 4 Flights) in the 2015 Myrtle Beach Gross Order of Merit will win a golf and accommodation trip to Myrtle Beach!
Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday - The top two players in the 2015 Myrtle Beach NET Order of Merit will win a golf and accommodation trip to Myrtle Beach!
Choice Hotels - Tour players, family members and friends can receive up to a 15% discount on accommodation with Choice Hotels.
Sundog Eyewear - Discounted purchases with Sundog's Corporate program!
P.J. Dermody Insurance - Request a quote or make a donation to The Darling Home for Kids and have a chance to win one of two 47" LG TV's!
Joshua Kingsmill - The first 20 Tour players to request a portfolio review from Joshua will receive a round of golf at Coppinwood Golf Club.
Privileged Play - Free Silver Membership will allow you to receive a 20% discount on golf courses across North America.
Honsberger Physio - Tour Members receive a discounted (or free if registered prior to January 31, 2014) Biomechanical Assessment (valued at $85)! Also, players attending the Kingervision Classic or the Honsberger Physio Challenge will receive a complimentary 30 minute massage.
Andrew Mitchell - Investors Group - Meet with Andrew to discuss with him your retirement options and he will take care of your 2016 Tour Registration fee. Also, if you possess a Handicap Factor of 8.4 or less, and play at least one Tour event, you will receive one ballot to win a spot in the 2016 Investors Group Ontario Men's Amateur Championship. Play in Andrew's Mitchell's event (The Plan To Win Open) and receive an extra ballot. If you take the time to meet with Andrew, you will receive an extra five ballots.
Golf Away Tours - Request a quote and receive a ballot for a chance to win a round of golf at Scarboro Golf & Country Club.
The Golf Lab - Discounted access to The Golf Lab!!
BENEFITS FROM GOLF COURSES
Brantford - Practice rounds for you and three of your friends Sunday May 3 and Monday May 4 after 1pm - $75 (plus HST)
Georgian Bay Club -Opening Day to May 14th and after September 21st M-F $115/player and $140 per player guest S,S&H $140 per player and $160 per player guest. May 15th to September 20th Monday - Thursday - $145 per player and $180 per player guest. Tee times subject to availability.
Whitevale Golf Club - Monday pre-event practice rounds available for $95 and just for Tour players.
Deerhurst Highlands Golf Club - Tour player discounted rates of between $50 - $80 (plus cart)
Brampton Golf Club - After 1pm on Saturday June 27th, Sunday June 28th and Sunday July 5th. Per player price is $80 (and up to 3 guests)
Wildfire - You and three of your friends can play Wildfire once during the 2015 season for $100 (plus HST) per player
BENEFITS FROM THE TOUR
* Prizing - average per event merit and draw prizing is valued at $3,000!!
1st place - One $250 TaylorMade/Adams online purchase Gift Card
2nd place - One $150 TaylorMade/Adams online purchase Gift Card
3rd place - One case of Mill Street beer and one dozen TaylorMade golf balls
Net Prize - Top two will receive one case of Mill Street beer and one dozen TaylorMade golf balls
* TaylorMade - For every $50 you spend with TaylorMade (and bring in the receipt) you will get a ballot for a draw for a round of golf at Oviinbyrd Golf Club!
* Tour sponsor gift bag containing: PrivPlay Silver membership, Sundog sunglasses, Mill Street Brewery T-Shirt, Nature Valley bars, BMO World Elite Golf Kit, Tour T-Shirt, towel, hat and water bottle.
* Player Referral Program - For every player you refer to The Tour you will receive a ballot for draws, throughout the season, for a round of golf at Coppinwood. Also, for every player you refer to The Tour who plays at least two events, The Tour will cut you a cheque for $50.
* Closest to the Pin winners will receive a dozen TaylorMade golf balls.
* Tee times emailed to you and posted on the Tour website 7 days prior to each event.
* Teeing players off the tee in threesomes every 10 minutes.
* Average per-event pace of play of 4 hours and 08 minutes.
* The Tour automatically uploads your Tour scores directly into your RCGA Handicap Factor profile. The scores are loaded, hole-by-hole, from the correct tees, on the correct date and as a Tournament score.
* The Tour automatically syncs every night with the RCGA to ensure all player Handicap Factors are up-to-date.
ABOUT THE GTA AM TOUR: The GTA AM Tour is owned and operated by Canadian Golf Tours Inc. and is sponsored by: BMO World Elite MasterCard, TaylorMade Golf Canada, Adams Golf, Mazda Canada, Mill Street Brewery, Nature Valley, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, P.J. Dermody Insurance Brokers, Joshua Kingsmill, Prodigy Headwear, Cellworks, Sundog Eyewear, Golf Away Tours, Privileged Play, Apexx Global, The Golf Lab, Pixelcarve, Pacific Links, Bright Blue Wave, Choice Hotels, Andrew Mitchell - Investors Group, Dyma, Honsberger Physiotherapy and Biomechanics Clinic, Capture Scratch and Michael Cann. Tournament rules officials are organized through Golf Canada.