Central Connecticut Chapter
Upcoming Events
CHECK THE CHAPTER CALENDER  under events for the following updates:
WHAT'S NEW:

- Sign up for the short game clinic with Jackie Beck at Tunxis, this Sunday, May 19. THERE ARE STILL 8 spots left!!

- The LPGA Amateurs CUP Series - We have one team - and would like another.  It only takes 4 more players to field another team.  Consider playing in this event and represent CT Central in this series!! (See info below)

- We need VOLUNTEERS for two events, the New England Cup (Hop Meadow) on June 29 and the Local Championship Qualifier (Rockledge) on July 21.  Please see attached flyer for details.    VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FLYER

- If you would like to be put on the sub list for the New England Cup, please e-mail Cathy Curis (Cathy@ecuris.com), Gretel Cote 
(gretelcote@gmail.com) or Traecy Kirkpatrick (treacy13@gmail.com)






 


Chapter News and Announcements
Association News and Announcements
  • Registration is Open for Biggest Loser Handicap Challenge - How low can you go? The goal of this National challenge is to lower your Handicap Index. Participants are flighted and the winners of each flight will receive a prize. The player who lowers her Handicap Index by the most strokes will win the Grand Prize - a round of golf for the winner and a guest with 2-time LPGA Major Champion, Brittany Lincicome! Click HERE to register by May 15 and learn more.

  • Several LPGA Amateurs systems will be unavailable on Saturday, April 27 due to scheduled maintenance.  Affected systems include Member Clubhouse, handicap system, chapter website editing (websites will still work, but you won't be able to log in).  Maintenance will begin at 6 AM ET and is expected to conclude no later than 12 PM.
  • The Women on Par Scholarship Program has officially launched for 2019! This year we have narrowed our focus in order to have a more direct impact on our members and their family’s lives. We’re excited to announce we have changed the eligibility requirements to only LPGA Amateur members, daughters and granddaughters of members. Read more at this direct link: https://lpgaamateurs.com/memberships/scholarship/

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)

 GHIN RENEWAL

We are happy to report that National has been working with the Connecticut State Golf Association (CSGA) to create an opportunity for us to renew or apply for a GHIN number.  Payment is made directly to the CSGA and can be set up for automatic renewal.  The cost is $26 for LPGA Amateur members.
Members can keep their existing number or apply for a new one during the registration process.

Here’s the link :  http://bit.ly/2VvTUIH.

There are still a few of you who keep your handicap through the LPGA Amateurs website. Please be advised.   This is the last year for this service!!  

Volunteer
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

CHAPTER CHAMPIONSHIP:
July 14
Rockledge

We are in need of help for July 14 to help the "day of" the Chapter Championship.
Contact:  Michelle Lupo Davis

NOMINATING COMMITTEE:
We need at least three volunteers to be on the nominating committee and run the elections for the 2020 board.
Contact:

NORTHEAST REGIONAL CUP QUALIFIER:
September 7 and 8
Tunxis 

We are in need of volunteers to help the days of the event.  National is running the event.
Contact: