DATE: 24 – 25 March 2011
VENUE: Crown Mines Golf Club
FORMAT: The competition will be decided over 36 holes of stroke play
PRIZE MONEY: R100,000
WINNERÂS SHARE: R14,000
PRACTICE TIMES: Wednesday 07h00 Â 15h00 (1st tee only)
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Ludwick Manyama
CHIEF RULES OFFICIAL: Theo Manyama
RULES OFFICIALS: Dan Zwiebel, Nick Shan, Dirk Cloete
SECRETARY: Pauli Van Meersbergen
The Tour is named after three-time major winner Ernie Els in recognition of his continued commitment to the development of the game in South Africa.
Professional golfers who received their cards at the Sunshine Tour 2011 Qualifying School played in Bloemfontein last year, and the top 30 at the Vusi Ngubeni Strokeplay played in Johannesburg in January are eligible to play on the Tour, as are those who finished from 71st to 150th on the 2010 Sunshine Tour Order of Merit.