Chapter Championship

Chapter Championship

GENERAL INFORMATON

The EWGA Championship started in 1995.  It has grown to be 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

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

  • 2017 Northern New Jersey Chapter Championship - July 23rd - Farmstead Golf and Country Club  - Lafayette, NJ

    2017 Metro Northeast Semi-Final Championship - August 26th - Crystal Springs Course - Crystal Springs Resort - Hamburg, NJ

    STROKE PLAY COMPETITION

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

    Flight Handicap Range
    Championship 0.0 to 12.0
    First 12.1 to 19.0
    Second 19.1 to 25.0
    Third 25.1 to 32.0
    Fourth 32.1 to 40.4

     

    TEAM SCRAMBLE

    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. 

     

    NEW RECOGNITION AWARDS IN 2016

    Senior (Age 55 - 69) and Super Senior (Age 70 +) golfers compete in their flights and are eligible to win an overall low gross award in their class.

    Golfers must elect to participate at the time of registration.

     

    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, 

       prior to the handicap cut-off date for their respective Chapter Championship

    • Be an amateur golfer as defined by USGA Rules of Amateur Status

     


    *EWGA Gender Policy applies 


    2016 CHAPTER CHAMPONSHIP RESULTS

    Thank you to all the volunteers that made the event possible.


    Congratulations to all participants.  This is the list of 2016 players and teams that placed!
     
     
    First Flight : Jane Egan (low Gross) and Janet Solberg (low net)
    Third Flight: Mary Lynn Miles (low gross) and Ann Mackey (low net)
    Fourth Flight: Ellen Lewis (low gross)
     
    Scramble Team : Fern Chan, Dottie Bello, Annette Owens and Karen Stepsus