Fort Lauderdale Area Chapter
COVID-19 Update: All golf activities have resumed. All members play & participate at their own risk. Please follow all COVID19 related precautions on the golf course.
Upcoming Events
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MEMBER RECRUITMENT & FASHION SHOW - JUNE 23

Invite your friends and see the newest styles from Daily Sports plus equipment lines, clothing & golf accessories available at PGA Tour SuperStore. You'll also learn about the advantages of being a member of LPGA Amateurs, like special discounts at golf clubs and the upcoming sale June 25-27 at PGATSS. Meet & mingle with members from 6:00-6:45pm and then enjoy dinner at Colony West's brand new clubhouse and restaurant!
 
  • Where: Colony West Golf Club
  • 6800 NW 88th Ave, Tamarac 33321
  • When: Wednesday June 23 at 6:00pm
  • Price: $45/members & $20/guests
  • RSVP: See  LINK  for details & sign up by 6/20/2021
  • #inviteHER to our Recruitment Event!

GOLF INVITATIONAL in Punta Cana, DR - July 15-18

 
The Dominican Republic Chapter of LPGA Amateurs is hosting a Scramble Tournament July 15-18 and has invited the Miami and Fort Lauderdale chapters to come Play & Stay in beautiful Punta Cana. Sign up by June 5 or sooner!
 

TOURNAMENT for the CURE – OVARIAN CANCER, Aug 22

 
Please help us honor our chapter members, Celeste Methot and Deb Dahn, who both lost their battles with Ovarian Cancer this past year, by playing in the 2021 Tournament for the Cure – Ovarian Cancer. Proceeds will benefit funds for research and increasing public awareness of this deadly disease.
  • When: Sunday, August 22, 2021
  • Where: Deer Creek Golf Club
  • Format: Step aside scramble. Food and beverages available after play.
 
Once registration opens, the golf tournament will be limited to 60 players. Details and sign up LINK will be coming soon

NEW EVENT: COLONY WEST EVERY FOURTH SUNDAY of the MONTH

Colony West Country Club, a long time favorite of our chapter has entered our rotation once again. We are thrilled to be playing on this once again. We have 5 tee times starting at 11:03 AM for $35. To sign up contact Lisa LaMarca


WORLD AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP - Aug 30 to Sep 3

The 38th World Amateur Championship began accepting entries April 7th. More than 3000 players from all over USA are expected to participate in the event to be played on 55 of Myrtle Beach's best courses. Early entry into the tournament, which includes at least 4 rounds of golf, nightly admission to the World's Largest 19th Hole, and a gift bag is $559 for a limited time only. Learn more HERE for info and registration about this event.
 
SEE OUR FULL CALENDAR OF EVENTS PLANNED FOR THIS YEAR HERE >>

 

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Chapter News and Announcements
  • CHAPTER NEWSLETTER

    Check out our chapter's latest happenings - To view our latest newsletter  click HERE >>

    Welcome our New Members !

    Janette Cooper   Sharon Helman   Patricia Seidel
    Janine Young
      Michele Lindstrom

  • WOMEN'S GOLF DAY GOLF-A-THONS

    On Women's Golf Day, June 1, some short game clinics organized by Lucette Virazels were held at various surrounding golf courses. Participating in the Pembroke Lakes Country Club clinic in clockwise order are Pat Atkinson, Lucette Virazels, Master PGA Pro Harry Parker, Elise Gonzales, Cindy Ackerman, and LaShonne McBayne. Other clinics were held at Deer Creek, Plantation Preserve and Bridges at Springree, which included a beautiful rainbow at the 6 PM clinic..
     PATLLUCETTS
     
    Pat, Lucette, Harry Parker, Elise, Cindy
    & LaShonne
         
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    Pat Atkinson with LPGA Pro Sue Boyer
     at Bridges of Springtree Golf Clinic

  • CAPTAINS and VOLUNTEERS APPRECIATION DAY

    On May 11th LaJuan Messer arranged a golf outing at Jacaranda to thank all her captains and behind-the-scene volunteers. It started with 18 holes of golf, a goodie bag, and ended with drinks and appetizers at the 19th hole with great raffle prizes.

     Volunteers Winners 

    The winners for this fun event were as follows: Hilene Bilchik won for lowest putts.
    Quota Game winners Lisa LaMarca took 2nd place, and Susan Collins took 1st place in most points over quota.

Association News and Announcements
  • Scramble Open Recap: We were thrilled to welcome 264 LPGA Amateurs members at Pinehurst Resort on May 28-29 to participate in the 2021 Scramble Open. As is the norm at LPGA Amateurs events, there was no shortage of fun as shown in the photos from the event at these two links. Link #1 (click on the photo tab) and Link #2. Congratulations to all the winners - the results can be found at this link(click on the results tab)
     
    A special shout out to The Buckeye Birdies (from Columbus, OH) who defended their title as the Scramble Open Champions in 2019 and 2021.
  • PGA Tour Superstore Exclusive Member Discount Weekend is June 25-27: Be sure to take advantage of this exclusive offer for LPGA Amateurs members to receive a 15% discount  on purchases made on June 25-27  (IN STORE ONLY). Members must show LPGA Amateurs ID card to cashier at time of purchase to receive the discount. (Digital or printed ID cards are sufficient). 
  • 2021 Women on Par Scholarship applications available now! These scholarships are intended for women, ages 30 and older, who are attending a college or university for the first time, or returning to school after an absence to complete their technical/vocational, Associate, or Bachelors degree.  In 2021, two (2) scholarships will be awarded: One (1) $2,000 Women on Par scholarship and one (1) $1,000 Women on Par scholarship. The scholarship application will remain open until 200 applications are received or April 1, 2021,  whichever occurs first. Click here to read more about Women on Par Scholarship. Please share the scholarship information with women you know who meet the eligibility requirements!
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)

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Membership


RENEW TODAY! 
Make sure to keep your membership current so that you can participate in all our chapter's activities. 

To renew online, follow these steps:
  • Log into the Member Clubhouse > https://lpgaamateurs.com/
  • Click Profile and select Purchases at the top center of screen
  • Select Memberships from the menu list where you will see a green RENEW button
  • Click "Renew"
  • From the next screen you can edit existing info, like Company Name or your Golf Skills (many joined as a New Golfer years ago but are now Intermediate or Advanced)
  • Choose to "opt-in" to receive Women's Network Newsletter or the Golf Magazine
  • Select Fort Lauderdale as your Primary chapter and up to 3 Secondary chapters
  • Once completed with payment info, you can print an ID card from the Membership screen 
For questions on Membership, contact our chapter's Member Recruitment Director - MemberInfo@LPGAamateursFtlaud.com
Volunteer
All chapters rely on the generous support of their members to volunteer their time and talents. See all the ways YOU can get involved with our chapter...see volunteer
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Connect With Us

  • Learn – contact a PGA or LPGA pro for lessons…see education
  • Play – play as a guest up to 3 times before joining…see chapter leagues
  • Sign Up – get our monthly e-newsletters…subscribe
  • Belong – from $65 to $120 for a year of golf and networking fun!...join us
  • Purchase – buy chapter logo'd merchandise…shop now
  • Sponsor – promote your business to over 200 memberssee details
Quick Links
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