Q. What is the goal of the World's Largest Golf Outing?
A. The goal of the World's Largest Golf Outing is to enjoy a great day of golf while proudly supporting Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). The mission of Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. By participating in this event, you're helping WWP foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation's history.
Q. Do I need an official handicap to enter the World's Largest Golf Outing?
A. No - you do not need an official handicap. The events are open to golfers of all skill level and use a four person team playing a Scramble Format.
Q. What is a Scramble Format and how does it work?
A. The Scramble Format is often used in amateur events such as this. The four person scramble format is a fun way to play events and allows players of all abilities to play together. In a scramble, each player tees off on each hole. The best of the tee shots is selected and all players play their second shots from that spot. The best of the second shots is determined, then all play their third shots from that spot, and so on until the ball is holed.
Q. Is there a minimum age requirement to participate in the World's Largest Golf Outing?
A. The minimum age is 13 to participate in the World's Largest Golf Outing.
Q. What is the minimum age to play from the Senior Tees?
A. The age is based on the courses specific rules. Please contact the course to find out.
Q. What happens if our event is rained out?
A. Contact the course you registered at for rainout instructions. Each location will have its own rainout policy.
Q. How do I find out more about Wounded Warrior Project?
A. You may visit: www.WoundedWarriorProject.org
Q. I won my event but cannot accept the prize. What happens to my prize?
A. It will be raffled off in a drawing.
Q. My partner paid the team entry fee, how do I get a receipt for my taxes?
A. Initial entry fees are not tax deductible however if you make additional donations you will receive confirmation paperwork indicating that 100% is tax deductible.
Q. Can a corporation sponsor multiple teams?
A. Yes - we encourage companies to enter multiple teams. Click the Sponsor/Donate link, select the team and complete the process for each team you want to sponsor. For larger donations, contact CustomerService@TeeTimeWatch.com or call 203.874.4653 for personalized assistance.
Q. How does the fund raising work? Do we make a pledge and get donors?
A. $5 of each entry fee will be donated to Wounded Warrior Project. We are asking teams to ‘do their best’ to raise additional donations but this is not required. We try to make it easy and the site provides email links on your team’s page for you to use to send to your friends, family and colleagues to help secure donations, 100% of which will go to Wounded Warrior Project. The goal is to raise as much as possible to support Wounded Warrior Project.
Q. How can I use my companies matching funds?
A. Each corporation has different forms for matching funds. Please click on the Tax ID information page and submit it along with the confirmation of your donation to your company.
Q. I signed up but something has come up and I can't play? Something has come up and one of my partners can't play. Can either of us be replaced by someone of our choice?
A. Substitutes are allowed up to 3 hours prior to the local event date.
Q. I just want to donate to Wounded Warrior Project
A. Click here to donate directly to Wounded Warrior Project. Please note that any direct donation to Wounded Warrior Project are not counted towards Team fundrasing goals or prizes.
Updated: May 2013