CHAPTER CHAMPIONSHIP

CHAPTER CHAMPIONSHIP information 

The EWGA Championship is 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 

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.  

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...

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