Golf Resources for Women
Arizona Women's Golf Association
The AWGA is licensed by the USGA to issue course ratings to golf courses throughout Arizona which are based on a set schedule, and the courses across Arizona are rated by the AWGA to establish the USGA. Course rating and slope ratings for multiple sets of tees for play by women, allowing scores made on those courses to be posted for Handicap purposes. We are is licensed by the USGA to administer USGA Handicap Indexes to golfers in Arizona and AWGA clubs are licensed through their membership to issue USGA handicaps for their members. We are the Association designated by the USGA to select the Women's USGA state team which represents Arizona in this national tournament and are an authorized agency for issuing USGA handicap certification obtained by attending an AWGA Handicap Certification Seminar and passing the certification test. The AWGA staff and volunteer Rules committee are experts in interpreting the rules of golf as established by the USGA.
Desert Women's Golf Associaton
Serving women's golf clubs in the Palm Desert area and surrounding region. The DWGA was formed in 2000 as a regional association specifically to serve the needs of the desert clubs and their members and currently have approximately 700 members. The DWGA is authorized by the USGA to issue Course and Slope Ratings as well as handicap Indexes to its members as well as performing other customary functions of a golf association including the sponsoring of golf tournaments, team play competition and other events for members. Any organized women's golf club within sixty miles of the City of Palm Desert is eligible to join the DWGA.
Executive Women's Golf Association
The EWGA is dedicated to inclusiveness and diversity in its membership and seeks to provide timely, valued benefits and services to EWGA members to promote the growth of women's golf and enrich the lives of women through the game of golf, as well as serving as an advocate for positive change on issues of importance to women golfers. EWGA members join the Association and may select a local chapter as a part of the base dues. Members may also join additional local chapters for an added fee. Chapters are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The chapter activities typically include: member recruitment events; 2 to 3 major tournaments; weekly and after work 9-hole league play; business networking and social functions; weekend golf outings; golf rules and etiquette seminars; education programs; a chapter championship which is the qualifying event in the EWGA championship, charity fundraising events; and volunteer installation and recognition events.
EWG is a not-for-profit organization formed to promote and foster a spirit of acceptance, dignity and respect for career-oriented women golfers nationwide.
The Ladies Professional Golf Association is one of the longest-running women's professional sports associations in the world offering tournament coverage, golf news, scores and golfer's biographies. The LPGA Tour and the LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals comprise the backbone of what has become the premier women's professional golf sports organization in the world today. The LPGA maintains a strong focus on charity through: its tournaments; its grassroots junior golfers and women's golf programs; and the formation of The LPGA Foundation. The LPGA has been a leader in developing junior golf programs that introduce kids from all walks of life into this great game. The LPGA Foundation has established itself as a leader in the golf industry in youth initiatives. Junior golf programs, golf scholarships and other financial assistance are among the major programs supported through The LPGA Foundation.
Pacific Women's Golf Association
The Pacific Women's Golf Association promotes the best interest of amateur golf for women living in Northern California. The PWGA continues to serve women golfers at Public Golf Courses in Northern California today through our 200 plus member clubs and has approximately 10,000 individual members. Every year PWGA sponsors six major tournaments for our eighteen-hole membership and two for our nine hole members. Additionally play days are conducted in each of our seven geographical areas. Individual members earn points at each play day with the hope of being selected for the coveted six Winner's Circle Medallions ... three low net and three low gross awards. The Nine-hole director oversees 30 plus clubs that have selected a nine-hole handicap.
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The Women's Golf Association of Northern Cali
The Women's Golf Association of Northern California promotes and serves the interest of women's amateur golf in Northern California and provides services for more than 100 member clubs' women's organizations from Tulare County north to the Oregon border, with a membership of over 11,000. Our vision is to realize the potential of women's amateur golf in Northern California, through programs which enhance their golfing experience, from junior through championship opportunities. Our objectives are to conduct annual championships and other tournaments and activities as well as competitions that promote sportsmanship and good fellowship among our members. We provide a governing body to maintain uniformity in the interpretation of the rules of golf, golf handicap system and course rating in accordance with the United States Golf Association and to promote and financially support Junior Girls programs.
Women and Golf
Women & Golf magazine was established in 1991 and combines all the core news, features and tips you would expect from the leading women's golf title. The magazine and its complementing website are informative, modern and fun offering golf news, golf equipment, golf fashion, golf travel and the golf lifestyle all for women. From golf beginners through to experienced players the aim is to help women golfers everywhere get the most out of the game they love.
Women's Online Golf
Women's Online Golf, one of the pioneer sites on the Internet for women amateur golfers. It debuted as womensgolf.org in 1995 to provide a centralized source of information about the activities of California's seven women's golf associations. The original site featured tournament information and also became an online resource for securing individual handicap indices. The site featured news and information from the women's golf associations in California, as well as from other states and golf-related organizations. It links to other websites featuring golf courses, tournaments and golf events of interest to women as well as books and products related to golf. It features articles, photographs and reports concerning women's tournaments, association activities, dues, fees and related items of interest, such as rules and handicap; new women-friendly golf courses; and articles on health and nutrition.
Women's Public Links Golf Association
The Women's Public Links Golf Association of Southern California is one of the four women's golf organizations recognized by the United States Golf Association (USGA) and promotes the interest of amateur golf and sociability as well as enforcing uniformity in the rules of the game by creating a representative authority. The WPLGASC has worked to establish a uniform system of handicapping and arranges dates and times of tournaments as well as major tournaments including the championship and senior tournaments.