HONORS TOUR OFFICIAL RULES
  1. You must be a World Tour member in order to play on the Honors Tour. Click here to sign up.
  2. Players are allowed one practice round on each course used for the tournament.
  3. Tournament rounds can be played ONLINE or OFFLINE.
  4. You will need to be logged into your player account in order to report.
    • Click on Login on the Honors or World Tour homepages.
    • Enter your Username and Password in the fields provided.
    • Check the box, "Keep me logged in" and click the Log In button.
  5. Are you a new member or have you forgotten your username or password?
    • From the Login page click, Forgot your password?
    • On the next page enter the e-mail address you registered with.
    • You can also check your username from this page.
    • Click the Reset my password! button. You will receive an e-mail containing a link to reset your password.
  6. General Rules of Play:
    • Medium, Fast, or Very Fast Swing Meter.
    • The Mouse Swing Meter is not allowed.
    • Full Skill Settings are allowed relative to the Swing Speed being used.
    • Setup for Stroke Play.
    • Gimmies are allowed up to the maximum of 40 inches.
    • Max Score per hole set to 10.
    • Mulligans are not allowed.
    • Restarts and Resumptions are not allowed for Offline play.
    • One stroke penalty for using wrong playing conditions (Offline only).
  7. Playing your rounds:
    • Visit the Honors Tour homepage, then click on the Details and Full Results button to view the Tournament Page. From there you can obtain reporting deadlines, courses in use, and playing conditions for each round.
    • After playing your round return to the Honors Tour homepage and click on the Report button.
    • ONLINE reporting: Enter your stroke score in the input box provided, scroll to the bottom of the report form and click Submit.
    • OFFLINE reporting: Enter your stroke score as above, then click on the Browse button in the Game File section of the reporting form. Locate and select (double-click) your Game file for the round you just played and finish by clicking Submit.
      • In-game saving of Game files is available after completion of play and while viewing the scorecard. Right mouse click and from the list of options select, Save Game.
      • Name your file thusly: Player_Event_Round#_Score# (e.g. Joe_June-Honors_Rnd1_62). The .game extension will be added by default.
      • If you did not save your Game file as per the step above, not all is lost. Immediately, browse to the JN6 GBC Saved Files folder on your HD and rename the _BACKUP.game file. Upload this file from the Honors Tour report form.
    • Adding player comments and uploading of Round and Shot files is optional, but adds to the fun factor on the Tour. Additionally, submitting Round files allows other offline players to download and play against your Recorded Round.
    • The reporting deadline for each round shall be 12:00 Midnight U.S. Central Standard Time on the deadline day.
    • Late reporting or failure to report will result in an automatic disqualification.
    • 24 hour extensions can be granted from the site except for the final round. Click on Details & Full Results, then the report icon for the round you want an extension for. Scroll to the bottom of the Report Form and click on the Extension button. Follow the same procedure if you wish to Withdraw from a tournament.

Any more clarifications and help with the process, please drop me a line at: galendg@bis.midco.net