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How does a tie breaker work?

For first place ties or last place qualifiers, players will proceed to hole 1, playing 1, then 17, then 18 and loop until a winner is decided.

Winthrop University Arena Course

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HOLE 1

MARYLAND
Mandatory left and right. These are two single mandatories. Drop Zone for either missed
mandatory is tee. Street on left and beyond is OB.

HOLE 2 - TPWDGC

KENTUCKY
Street on left and areas beyond are OB. Planted flower area on left OB. Parking lot is OB. Beyond fence on right is OB. Discs landing on the other side of the fence may not be retrieved. On top of building played from Drop Spot behind (tee side) of building. OB marked area on right near fence.

HOLE 2 - USDGC

KENTUCKY
Street on left and areas beyond are OB. Planted flower area on left OB. Parking lot is OB. Beyond fence on right is OB. Discs landing on the other side of the fence may not be retrieved. On top of building played from Drop Spot behind (tee side) of building. OB marked area on right near fence.

HOLE 3

maine
Hazard on left and behind and right target. Fenced area is part of the Hazard penalty area but player can obtain relief. The player may take relief farther back on the line of play. Street is OB and all throws short of street are OB - Retee with penalty. OB area on right around house.

HOLE 4 - TPWDGC

NORTH CAROLINA
The street, all areas beyond the street, and the fenced maintenance area behind the green are OB. Mandatory left of large oak tree. Drop Spot marked in fairway. To complete this mandatory, the disc must also clearly pass below some portion of the trees when crossing the mandatory to the correct side.

HOLE 4 - USDGC

NORTH CAROLINA
The street, all areas beyond the street, and the fenced maintenance area behind the green are OB. Mandatory left of large oak tree. Drop Spot marked in fairway. To complete this mandatory, the disc must also clearly pass below some portion of the trees when crossing the mandatory to the correct side.

HOLE 5 - TPWDGC

TEXAS
Winthrop Lake, the street on right, all areas beyond the street on right, and the parking area beyond the green (adjacent to Hole 6) are OB. The OB line for the lake is marked by string or rope. There is no mandatory for the TPWC.

HOLE 5 - USDGC

TEXAS
Winthrop Lake, the street on right, all areas beyond the street on right, and the parking area beyond the green (adjacent to Hole 6) are OB. The OB line for the lake is marked by string or rope. Mandatory left of tall pole with flag at corner of lake. Drop Zone marked in fairway near Mandatory.

HOLE 6 - TPWDGC

FLORIDA
Winthrop Lake, the parking area on right, and wetlands area behind the green are OB. OB area on right. On green, the lake OB line is defined by inside edge of board. All OB throws are limited to two options: throw from the Drop Spot (near beach) or previous lie. Discs landing in the wetlands area may not be retrieved.

HOLE 6 - USDGC

FLORIDA
Winthrop Lake, the parking area on right, and wetlands area behind the green are OB. OB area on right. On green, the lake OB line is defined by inside edge of board. All OB throws are limited to two options: throw from the Drop Spot (near beach) or previous lie. Discs landing in the wetlands area may not be retrieved.

HOLE 7

COLORADO
The concrete culvert is in bounds up to where the Mandatory line is crossed. The street, all areas beyond the street, and the wetlands area are OB. Note that the OB line for the wetlands area is approximately 1 meter to the tee side of the fence. Discs landing in the wetlands area may not be retrieved. The entrance to the green is a triple mandatory. To complete the Mandatory, the disc must pass between the two marked vertical posts and below the marked top post. Throws that miss the mandatory may be played from either of the two Drop Spots with a one-throw penalty. If after passing the mandatory correctly the disc establishes a position such that the bamboo wall prevents the player from taking a legal stance behind the marker, the player may relocate the lie up to one meter away from and perpendicular to the mandatory line even if the direction takes the lie closer to the target.

HOLE 8

NEW JERSEY
All areas beyond red stakes and fence on left are OB. Hazard on right. Baseball field on right is OB. Mandatory left of foul pole of baseball field. Drop Zone for missed mandatory marked near foul pole. Discs landing in the baseball stadium may not be retrieved.

HOLE 9 - TPWDGC

PENNSYLVANIA
In bounds is fairway (right of marked line and left of baseball field and short of planted areas behind green.) All other grass areas are OB. OB Sidewalk and beyond on left and baseball field on right. OB options limited to previous lie or Drop Zone (near green, to right of target).

HOLE 9 - USDGC

PENNSYLVANIA
In bounds is fairway (right of marked line and left of baseball field and short of planted areas behind green.) All other grass areas are OB. OB Sidewalk and beyond on left and baseball field on right. OB options limited to previous lie or Drop Zone (near green, to right of target).

HOLE 10 - TPWDGC

virginia
Mandatory right near tee. Drop Zone for missed mandatory is tee. In bounds is fairway (right of the sidewalk and left of marked line). All other areas including tennis court and sidewalks and beyond on left are OB. OB options limited to previous lie or Drop Zone is up the left side of fairway.

HOLE 10 - USDGC

virginia
Mandatory right near tee. Drop Zone for missed mandatory is tee. In bounds is fairway (right of the sidewalk and left of marked line). All other areas including tennis court and sidewalks and beyond on left are OB. OB options limited to previous lie or Drop Zone near tree adjacent to tennis courts.

HOLE 11 - TPWDGC

CALIFORNIA
Asphalt sidewalk and beyond on left OB. On the right side of the fairway, the curb, concrete sidewalk, pavement and beyond are OB. Traditional OB rules apply. Roped areas on left are Hazard. Roped area on right is Hazard.

HOLE 11 - USDGC

CALIFORNIA
Asphalt sidewalk and beyond on left OB. On the right side of the fairway, the curb, concrete sidewalk, pavement and beyond are OB. Traditional OB rules apply. Roped areas on left are Hazard. Roped area on right is Hazard.

HOLE 12

ALABAMA
Asphalt sidewalk and beyond on left OB. Roped area on left OB. Other concrete sidewalks are in bounds. Parking lot and beyond OB. Roped area on right OB. For the entire hole, OB options limited to previous lie or Drop Zone in middle of fairway.

HOLE 13 - TPWDGC

INDIANA
All grass areas and sidewalk are in-bounds short of the road. Standard OB rules apply except for the Island Green. To advance to the Island Green, throws must come to rest on the island. The Island Green is not considered in bounds for marking purposes until a throw has established a position on the island. Roads and beyond OB, parking lot area and beyond are OB except for the Island Green.

HOLE 13 - USDGC

INDIANA
Standard OB rules apply except for the Island Green. To advance to the Island Green, throws must come to rest on the island. The Island Green is not considered in bounds for marking purposes until a throw has established a position on the island. Marked OB area between asphalt sidewalk and road. (The asphalt sidewalk is in bounds.) Roads and beyond OB, parking lot area and beyond are OB except for the Island Green.

HOLE 14 - TPWDGC

KANSAS
Road and beyond OB. On coliseum roof is OB. Marked area on left is Hazard. Sidewalks are in-bounds.

HOLE 14 - USDGC

KANSAS
Road and beyond OB. On coliseum roof is OB. Marked area on left is Hazard. Sidewalks are in-bounds.

HOLE 15 - TPWDGC

New Hampshire
This hole has a triple mandatory. To complete the mandatory, the disc must pass between the two marked vertical posts and below the marked top post. Throws that miss the mandatory are played from the Drop Zone (right of tree-line) with a one-throw penalty. Beyond fence in baseball field is OB. Discs landing in the baseball field may not be retrieved.

HOLE 15 - USDGC

New Hampshire
This hole has a triple mandatory. To complete the mandatory, the disc must pass between the two marked vertical posts and below the marked top post. Throws that miss the mandatory are played from the Drop Zone (right of tree-line) with a one-throw penalty. Beyond fence in baseball field is OB. Discs landing in the baseball field may not be retrieved.

HOLE 16 - TPWDGC

West Virginia
The street and all areas beyond the street are OB. Marked area near target and right side of fairway is Hazard.

HOLE 16 - USDGC

West Virginia
The street and all areas beyond the street are OB. Marked area near target and right side of fairway is Hazard.

HOLE 17 - TPWDGC

OHIO
In bounds limited to safe area near tee and inside bales defined by string. The lake and all other land, including bales themselves, are OB. Rules for advancing are outlined below for the different events.
For OB throws from the tee or from a lie in the IB area around the tee, players have the option to rethrow or proceed to Drop Spot in front of tee. For OB throws from this Drop Spot, players have the option to rethrow or proceed to Drop Spot on the green.

Advancing to Island Green: Advance only with an in-bounds lie on green or after two OB throws (play from Island Green Drop Spot).

On green: Throws landing OB must throw again from the previous lie with a one-throw penalty.

HOLE 17 - USDGC

OHIO
In bounds limited to safe area near tee and inside bales defined by string. The lake and all other land, including bales themselves, are OB. Rules for advancing are outlined below for the different events. 

OB options limited to previous lie. Player may proceed to Island Green Drop Spot after three total OB throws.

Advancing to Island Green: Advance only with an in-bounds lie on green or after three OB throws (play from Island Green Drop Spot).

On green: Throws landing OB must throw again from the previous lie with a one-throw penalty.

HOLE 18 

South Carolina
One player on teeing platform at a time. Winthrop Lake OB. Marked OB on left. Marked OB on right. Drives that do not cross inbounds from the tee must retee with penalty. Mandatory left of tall pole with flag near tree stump. Drop Zone marked in fairway.