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New Leagues Forming!

 

We have two new leagues forming this year at Pinecrest CC and Springfield CC.

Both are on Monday night.


If you are interested in playing at Pinecrest CC, contact Amy

If you are interested in playing at Springfield CC, contact Donna

 
We are also still playing at Philmont CC on Wednesdays.


We also have our Traveling Match Play league. If you are interested in match play, meeting new people and playing different courses this is the league for you. Contact Susan ASAP since she will be setting up parings soon. 


Information specific to these leagues is available under the LEAGUES tab on this website.  

Chapter Championship

Date: June 11, 2016

Location: Hickory Valley, Ambassador Course

The EWGA Championship is now in its 21st year as the largest women’s amateur golf competition in the world and we want YOU to be a part of the fun and excitement.  Members of all skill levels are encouraged to compete so give the Championship a try and put your game to the test!

 

STAGES OF THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP

  1. The Chapter Championship, an 18-hole local qualifying round held at each Chapter location
  2. The Semi-Final Championship, an 18-hole round held at 15 venues from June – August
  3. The EWGA Championship Finals, a two-day, 36 hole event held on October 14-15, 2016

The EWGA Championship offers two different competitive formats: Stroke Play Competition and Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition. You select the competitive format that best fits your game, personality and skill level.  

STROKE PLAY COMPETITION 

Stroke play competitors play in one of five flights at the Chapter Championship qualifying event based upon their USGA Handicap Index.

 

 THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP IS THE LARGEST ORGANIZED, WOMEN’S AMATEUR GOLF COMPETITION IN THE WORLD.

 

INTER-CHAPTER TEAM SCRAMBLE 

Inter-Chapter scramble teams consist of four (4) women who meet the eligibility requirements to play in the EWGA Championship.  The team “handicap factor” is established based on the USGA Handicap Index of all four players.  

TO QUALIFY, EWGA MEMBERS MUST:

• Follow the registration guidelines distributed by your local Chapter

• Be a female, EWGA member in good standing

• Have a verifiable USGA Handicap Index and have an equivalent of two 18-hole scores posted to your handicap record in the current year

• Be a female amateur golfer as defined by USGA Rules of Amateur Status and EWGA gender policy

CHAMPIONSHIP ELEMENTS...

An entry fee of $5000 is required to participate in the EWGA Championship. The local Chapter establishes the total event fee to play in the 18-hole qualifying tournament.

The Low Gross and Low Net Champions in each flight are eligible to advance. The first place Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition winners are eligible to advance.  Registration information for the Chesapeake Semi-Final Championship will be provided at the Chapter Championship to all competitors eligible to advance.

ENTER TO PLAY

All members MUST register online, follow these steps:

Step #1 – Click here to register with EWGA AHQ: Go to www.ewga.com and click on SIGN IN at the top of the homepage. 

  • Sign in to the Member Portal with email address & password
  • Click on Event Registration on the page’s left side navigation tab
  • Select “2016 EWGA Championship Entry” and follow prompts

Courtesy Step #2 – CONNECT with your Chapter:

  • Communicate with YOUR Chapter Championship Director (CCD) by contacting her directly for all Chapter Championship event details.
  • Hickory Valley Golf Club – Ambassador Course, 1921 Ludwig Rd, Gilbertsville, PA 19525 (610) 754-7733

The EWGA Championship is now in its 21st year as the largest women’s amateur golf competition in the world and we want YOU to be a part of the fun and excitement.  Members of all skill levels are encouraged to compete so give the Championship a try and put your game to the test!

 

STAGES OF THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP

  1. The Chapter Championship, an 18-hole local qualifying round held at each Chapter location
  2. The Semi-Final Championship, an 18-hole round held at 15 venues from June – August
  3. The EWGA Championship Finals, a two-day, 36 hole event held on October 14-15, 2016

The EWGA Championship offers two different competitive formats: Stroke Play Competition and Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition. You select the competitive format that best fits your game, personality and skill level.  

STROKE PLAY COMPETITION 

Stroke play competitors play in one of five flights at the Chapter Championship qualifying event based upon their USGA Handicap Index.

 

 THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP IS THE LARGEST ORGANIZED, WOMEN’S AMATEUR GOLF COMPETITION IN THE WORLD.

 

INTER-CHAPTER TEAM SCRAMBLE 

Inter-Chapter scramble teams consist of four (4) women who meet the eligibility requirements to play in the EWGA Championship.  The team “handicap factor” is established based on the USGA Handicap Index of all four players.  

TO QUALIFY, EWGA MEMBERS MUST:

• Follow the registration guidelines distributed by your local Chapter

• Be a female, EWGA member in good standing

• Have a verifiable USGA Handicap Index and have an equivalent of two 18-hole scores posted to your handicap record in the current year

• Be a female amateur golfer as defined by USGA Rules of Amateur Status and EWGA gender policy

CHAMPIONSHIP ELEMENTS...

An entry fee of $5000 is required to participate in the EWGA Championship. The local Chapter establishes the total event fee to play in the 18-hole qualifying tournament.

The Low Gross and Low Net Champions in each flight are eligible to advance. The first place Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition winners are eligible to advance.  Registration information for the Chesapeake Semi-Final Championship will be provided at the Chapter Championship to all competitors eligible to advance.

ENTER TO PLAY

All members MUST register online, follow these steps:

Step #1 – Click here to register with EWGA AHQ: Go to www.ewga.com and click on SIGN IN at the top of the homepage. 

  • Sign in to the Member Portal with email address & password
  • Click on Event Registration on the page’s left side navigation tab
  • Select “2016 EWGA Championship Entry” and follow prompts

Courtesy Step #2 – CONNECT with your Chapter:

  • Communicate with YOUR Chapter Championship Director (CCD) by contacting her directly for all Chapter Championship event details.
  • Hickory Valley Golf Club – Ambassador Course, 1921 Ludwig Rd, Gilbertsville, PA 19525 (610) 754-7733


2016 CHAPTER CHAMPIONSHIP
June 11, 2016
Hickory Valley Golf Club
www.hickoryvalley.com 

2016 CHESAPEAKE DISTRICT
SEMI-FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP
August 13, 2016
Hunting Hawk Golf Club
www.huntinghawk.com 

2016 CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS
October 14-15, 2016
The Lansdowne Resort
44050 Woodridge Parkway
Leesburg, VA 20176
(703) 729-8400
www.lansdowneresort.com


FAX: (888) 455-1899

EMAIL: championship@myewga.com

MAIL:  8895 N. Military Trail, Suite 102 E 

Palm Beach Gardens, FL  33410

Attn: EWGA Championship

 

2016 EWGA Cup (Match Play)

We have a team, the Philly Phantastics.

Team members include Dot Rooney (captain), Diane Borst, Susan Hunsicker, Gail Irrgang, Anna Linn, Amy  Roslevege, Susan Stinson, Meredith Whitney.






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Another Benefit from our local sponsor:
Are you interested in playing some premium courses in the area for a discount? These include but are not limited to Bulle Rock, Seaview, Talamore, Applecross, LuLu and more. Go to www.rosefactor.com for the full list and details on how to get your discounts. These are offered  to us by Mike Rose, The Golf Fanatic, 97.5 Radio. Enter win contests too at www.975thefanatic.com.


We look forward to seeing you on the links soon. Please send any of us on the Board an e-mail with any ideas or questions.

Warm regards, 
EWGA Philadelphia Chapter Board



  • Gail Irrgang, President
  • Rita Gilson,Secretary/Treasurer
  • Dot Rooney/Membership & Website
  • Vacant/Events
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Benefits of joining the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of EWGA:

  • Season starts April; ends October
  • 9-hole leagues after work; 4 different locations
  • Traveling Match Play league
  • golfers of all abilities welcome
  • meet other women who love to play golf
  • competitive and non-competitive options
  • make new friends
  • maintain official handicap
  • discounts from many sponsors, local and national


  • To participate in our leagues, you must be a member of EWGA. Guests are welcome to "try us out," by playing twice with one of our leagues before joining.

There are four membership levels:
  • Young Professional: 18 - 30 years old; receive discounted membership              
  • Classic Membership: Entitles you to participate in Chapter  leagues and attend EWGA outings at the EWGA member rate. All benefits of regular membership apply
  • Senior Membership: 65+ years old; receive discounted membership.