What is the EWGA Championship?
Each year, EWGA holds the largest women's amateur golf competition in the world! Qualifying rounds are conducted on Chapter and Regional levels. There are five flights to accommodate all levels of golfers, plus a competitive scramble team option. Winners of each flight may advance through the qualifying rounds to compete in the EWGA Championship Finals.
2017 EWGA Championship Series
Portland Chapter Championship
July 22 (Register by July 5)
Camas Meadows Golf Club, Camas, Wash.
Total fee: $100, includes $50 EWGA entry fee and $50 golf with cart and lunch (with $50 Chapter subsidy)
All players must ride for pace of play.
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Click here to register and pay.
Click here to view 2016 Chapter Championship results from Portland and ALL chapters.
Pacific Northwest District Semifinal
Aug. 26 (Register by Aug. 10)
Palouse Ridge Golf Club, Pullman, Wash.
Details and registration to come after the Portland Chapter Championship.
Click here to view 2016 Semifinal results from the Pacific Northwest and ALL regions.
EWGA Championship Finals
Oct. 6-7 (Register by Sept. 1)
Hot Springs Village, Ark.
Granada, Ponce de Leon and Magellan courses
Click here to view 2016 Finals results.
At all stages of the EWGA Championship Series, the Low Gross and Low Net Stroke Play Champions in each flight are eligible to advance. The First-Place Intra-Chapter Team Scramble Competition winners are eligible to advance. Click here to visit the EWGA Championship website for all the details.
Stroke Play Competition
Stroke Play competitors begin play in one of five flights based on their USGA Handicap Index at the Chapter Championship qualifying event. Updated Handicap Indexes will be required at every level of competition. Advancing players will be placed in respective flights based on their handicap index prior to the next level of competition.
Stroke Play Flights:
Championship - Handicaps 0.0 to 12.0
First Flight - Handicaps 12.1 to 19.0
Second Flight - Handicaps 19.1 to 25.0
Third Flight - Handicaps 25.1 to 32.0
Fourth Flight - Handicaps 32.1 to 40.4
Intra-Chapter Team Scramble
Intra-Chapter scramble teams consist of four (4) women who meet the eligibility requirements to play in the EWGA Championship. The team "handicap" is established based on the USGA/RCGA Handicap Index of all four players. Handicap range: 0.0 to 40+.
To Qualify, EWGA Members Must:
- Follow the registration guidelines distributed by your local Chapter
- Select one of the two formats when you register: individual stroke play or four-woman team scramble
- Be a female EWGA member in good standing
- Have a veriﬁable USGA or RCGA approved Handicap
- Be an amateur as deﬁned by USGA Rules of Amateur Status Questions?