36-hole individual gross stroke play, two day event. With a cut after the first day to the low 60 and ties.
The field will consist of professionals who are active members of the Philadelphia Section PGA in good standing (the A-4 classification is not eligible), Head Professionals of GAP Member Clubs, Assistant Professionals of member clubs who are active members of the New Jersey Section PGA and amateurs who are members of member clubs and have handicap index of 7.0 or less.
HCP INDEX min: -6 max: 7
All players who wish to compete in the Open Championship on July 11, 2017at Philadelphia Country Club and are not exempt under the Qualifying Exemptions must qualify at one of the two qualifiers.