How Flights Work

How Flights Work

Before You Begin

Make sure to have an adequate understanding of the Gallus Tournament Software by reading our Tournament Software Basics article.

What's The Point?

When running a tournament or competition within the Gallus Tournament Software, a subgroup of players within the event may need their own Leaderboard. In order to accomplish this, tournament admins will need to set up Flights. These are essentially a competition within a competition.

Admin Setup Tutorial

Getting To The Flights Editor

  1. From the Tournaments page, select the tournament you'd like to edit.

  2. Once on the tournament checklist page, select the step marked Flights.

Adding A Flight Automatically By Criteria

  1. Click Add Flight.

  2. Enter the following information:

      1. Name of the flight.
      2. Select either Gross or Net.
        1. Net scoring takes handicap, slope, and rating into account while Gross scoring only takes the score the user provides on the hole.
      3. Click the box next to Find participants to add to flight.

  3. Enter the following information:
      1. Gender.
        1. Male or Female
        2. Male
        3. Female
      2. Flight Create Type.
        1. Handicap: Choose a range of Handicaps to be included

        2. Score: Choose a range of scores to be included (

  4. Click Add.

Adding A Flight Manually

After following steps 1-4 above...
  1. Click Add Flight.

  2. Enter the following information:

      1. Name of the flight.
      2. Select either Gross or Net.
        1. Net scoring takes handicap, slope, and rating into account while Gross scoring only takes the score the user provides on the hole.
  3. Click Add.

  4. Click the flight name towards the bottom of the page.

  5. On the next page, click Add Team or Add Player (dependent on the tournament's scoring style).

  6. Begin typing in the team/individual you'd like to add. As long as they've been added to the tournament previously, they will appear as an autofill below. Click their name and then Add.


  7. Continue adding players as necessary.
Adding a flight will automatically add a leaderboard in the Leaderboards section.



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