That Article IX, Section 3, be amended as follows (revised wording between asterisks):
Clubs and tournaments
(3) WGPO-approved tournaments *normally* shall be open both to WGPO members
and to players who are not WGPO members if those individuals agree to abide
by the tournament rules and ethical standards of the WGPO. *WGPO tournament
directors and organizers also may offer approved invitational tournaments. WGPO tournament directors also may offer members-only tournaments.*
Please vote one time for each proposal.
Proposal 1. WGPO tournament directors may offer approved invitational tournaments (with further definition and approval requirements to be determined)
The voting period will run for 14 days from the time of this posting and will end at 12:51am (PST) on December 26th, 2011 .