Okanagan / Kamloops / Shuswap Chapter
Upcoming Events

Hello Everyone,

Friendly reminder that 2021 association membership renewal dues are due on March 15th 2021. 
For more information please visit the following link: https://lpgaamateurs.com/memberships/

Looking forward to a fun 2021 golf season!

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Hello All,

One of our BC Based LPGA Pros, Jody Jackson, is offering a free Introduction To Mindfulness session Monday March 8th from 6 - 7 pm. If you are interested in this awesome learning opportunity here is the zoom link for the session: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83420954852pwd=ZmU2WjBxUTFWTzdCeUNuM3F0eHFvZz09

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Chapter News and Announcements
  • LPGA Am launch screenshot 475
    British Columbia Golf hosted a 'virtual launch' Wednesday, June 17th for its 3 new LPGA Amateurs chapters - Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland/Fraser Valley & Okanagan/Kamloops/Shuswap.

    Special guests included LPGA Commissioner Michael Whan, 4-time LPGA winner Lorie Kane, LPGA Professionals VP Mary-Lee Cobick and a recorded message from current Canadian LPGA star, Brooke Henderson.

    To view a recording of the webinar click on the link below. For anyone interested in becoming an LPGA Amateur member in one or all of BC's 3 chapters go to https://lpgaamateurs.com/ and click on become a member. Just follow the prompts to join a BC chapter.

    BC Golf LPGA Amateurs Chapter Launch Webinar
  • One of British Columbia Golf's newest Board Members, Shayain Gustavsp, boasts an incredible resume:
    Aside from being a certified LPGA Teaching and Club Professional since 2018, Shayain has nine years of experience providing corporate sponsorship, premium sales & hospitality, customer service and specialized event planning for high net worth individuals in the United Kingdom, Spain, the U.S. and Canada. She is a specialist with a proven track record in a variety of sport industries including EPL, LaLiga, NBA, NFL, NHL & USTA.

    She has put together some instructional videos to help introduce basic elements of the game to women of all ages, check them out below: 

    Gustavsp_ShayainHS

    Video 1

    Video 2
  • The 18th At The Bear Okanagan GC

    Here are links to Okanagan/Shuswap region GC's and their scheduled women's golf events. Just click on the link beside the course name to see their women's event list. 

    Black Mountain:  - https://www.blackmountaingolf.ca/golf/leagues/

                                - https://www.blackmountaingolf.ca/golf/rates/
    https://www.blackmountaingolf.ca/app/uploads/sites/4/2020/01/2020-Chicks-With-Sticks-Poster.pdf

Association News and Announcements
  • We made a TikTok account! - That's right! We made a TikTok account! Make sure to give us a follow and let us know what type of content YOU would like to see. Click here for our TikTok link!
  • You are invited to the Virtual Solheim Cup Watch Party this weekend, September 4-6! - Join with the LPGA Women's Network community and experience the biggest event in women's golf! Post your pictures and stories at #SolheimCupWatchParty and on the LPGA Amateurs Facebook Member Private pageTwitterInstagram, and TikTok
  • Play in the LPGA Amateurs Virtual Scramble and Support the LPGA Foundation! - Join in the fun of playing in the LPGA Amateurs Virtual Scramble and support the Women on Par Scholarship Fund and the Renee Powell Grant Fund. This unique event raised over $56,000 in 2020 and with your participation, together we can raise even more this year! Gather your team to play in this fun 4-person scramble at your favorite course between Sept 10 - 26, 2021. Team members who are not current LPGA Amateurs members will receive a complimentary LPGA Amateurs Virtual Membership that is valid through the end of 2021! LPGA Partners will also have special offers and discounts throughout the event as well as multiple prizes for low gross/low net! 
Member Benefits

The LPGA Amateurs offers a welcoming golf community for all women to learn to play, play better, have fun and make friends.  Highlights of LPGA Amateurs member benefits include:

  • Organized golf: leagues, outings, regional & LPGA Amateurs competitive events, golf experiences and trips
  • Golf education, instruction and clinics
  • Social and networking events
  • Free entrance (member plus one guest) to all LPGA, Symetra, and LPGA Legends Tour events in the US and Canada
  • Discounts on apparel, equipment, travel, greens fees and more

View all member benefits

Access the Member Clubhouse to view benefit details (members only)