Des Moines Chapter
Upcoming Events
  • March 28             Season Kickoff @Gilroys!
  • April                    Golf Clinic #1 - Details to come!
  • April 29               2019 Rules Clinic
  • May                     Golf Clinic #2 - Details to come!
  • May 17-19           Open Scramble Event - Daytona Beach, Florida
  • June                    Golf Clinic #3 - Details to come!
  • June 4th             Women's Golf Day
  • June 15th           Local Championship Qualifiers
  • July 20               Regionals - Omaha
  • August 9-11       Multi Chapter event, Galena IL
  • October 11-12   Championship Finals - Rancho Mirage, California
  • November 1-2   Cup Finals - Orlando, Florida
Des Moines, IA
Chapter News and Announcements
  • Local Championship Qualifier

    Stroke play competition
         Five flights 
    Inter Chapter Team Scramble competition
         Team of 4 members - Ambrose Handicap method used to determine handicap
    Saturday June 15 at noon
    Must play and post a minimum of two 18 hole rounds (or the equivalent of) prior to the handicap cut off of June 1st. 

  • 2019 Rules Clinic

    Join us for an evening of the ins-and-outs of the 2019 Rule Changes! Katelynn of IGA will be leading a clinic for all members of our chapter before leagues get started. She will also give a short training on GHIN as well. We'll be meeting at the Urbandale Library, so, no weather worries! 2019 Rules Books will be provided so we'll need a head count! No charge for this event.

    When: Monday April 29th at 530pm
    Where: Urbandale Library meeting room
         3520 86th St
         Urbandale, IA 50322

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:

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)

5 Great Reasons to Join the LPGA Amateur Golf Association

  1. Become a Member of the LPGA Family
  2. Join the Largest Network of Women Golfers Worldwide
  3. Golf for ALL — Locally and Nationwide
  4. Enjoy Exclusive Benefits
  5. Find Unparalleled Business Golf Opportunities
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