FRIDAY, JAN. 27: The 83rd Annual Bermuda Match Play Championships are scheduled for March 5 to 10 at the Mid Ocean Club.

And for the first time a Seniors Division has been added to give veteran golfers something to play for. The Seniors Division for men begins at 50 while it starts at 55 for women.

The event qualifies players for world ranking points.

There will be a 36-hole qualifier to flight players into brackets.

The qualifying will begin at 8am on Monday, March 5. At the end of the day there will be a welcome cocktail party at the Mid Ocean Club.

Matches will begin on the Wednesday.

If you are interested in registering or finding out more information contact the Bermuda Golf Association at 295-9972 or e-mail

The closing date for registration is February 28.