The EWGA Championship started in 1995 and has grown to be the largest women's amateur championship in the world! And...we want EWGA Philly to have a big presence!
Here's some info about it for you:
STAGES OF THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP
- The Chapter Championship, an 18-hole local qualifying round held at each Chapter location. The Philly Chapter qualifier will be held on May 20 at White Manor Country Club
- The Semi-Final Championship, an 18-hole round held at 15 venues from June – August. Our division's will be held on August 4, 2018 at the Deerfield Golf Club in Newark, DE
- The EWGA Championship Finals, a two-day, 36 hole event held on October 13 - 14, 2018 at Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, FL
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.
- Championship Flight: 0.0-10.0
- First Flight: 10.1-17.0
- Second Flight: 17.1-24.0
- Third Flight: 24.1-32.0
- Fourth Flight: 32.1-40.4
TEAM SCRAMBLE COMPETITION
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:
Members of all skill levels are encouraged to compete so give the Championship a try and put your game to the test!
- 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, prior to the handicap cut-off date for their respective Chapter Championship
- Be an amateur golfer as deﬁned by USGA Rules of Amateur Status
We are hoping to get a couple of scramble teams together for those who do not wish to compete in stroke play. Registration Deadline is May 3, 2018 Click here for a step by step guide
to registration or go directly to the registration page here.
(you will be taken away from this site for each)