Waterloo Region Chapter
COVID-19 Update: League Play Now Open
Upcoming Events

Are you ready to golf?!  The wait is over!!

Now that the Ontario government has lifted its restrictions on outdoor recreation, golf courses are ready for us to come out and play.

Our first night of weekly league play was on Tuesday, May 25 at Doon Valley followed closely by our second night of weekly league play on Thursday, May 27 at Rockway Golf Course.  Please log in to Golf Genius via the link in your email to reserve your tee times.

The Waterloo Region Chapter Board of Directors has planned a full season of fun events and opportunities to golf. You can plan ahead and save the dates by referring to our full calendar of events found here. Members will receive emails as tee sheets open throughout the season about two weeks before each round.

If you have any questions about Golf Genius or league play, please use the Contact Us form or members can email our Golf Events email address.

Enjoy your rounds and have fun out there!

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Member Get a Member Drive
Chapter News and Announcements
  • After a month of anticipation, we’re thrilled the Ontario government has opened outdoor recreation across the province.

    Now that golf courses are open, our league can officially begin!  We have amazing events planned for all golfers this summer.  If you are a current member, please check your inbox for an email from Sandy Hentges, Waterloo Chapter League Director. It has a link to the Golf Genius league sign up sheets.  

    If you are new to our league, we welcome you to join the fun!  We provide organized tee times and play at a variety of courses on Tuesday and Thursday nights for our regular league play.  About once a month, we also have a friends and family event on a weekend as well as other fun events.  Feel free to use the Contact Us form if you have questions at all.

    Cheers to the start of a great season, ladies!!! 
  • Fees for the 2021 year will be changing.    For more information please visit the LPGA Amateurs Canada webpage.    In brief, there are now 3 fee rates that are available to our members:
    • Classic (for ages 36-64) for the special discounted rate of $100 USD per year for Ontario members
    • Senior (for ages 65 ) for $85 USD per year
    • Young Professional (ages 18-35) for $65 USD per year
    If you have any questions on these changes, please get in touch.
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)

Enjoy 10% off all purchases and special orders on products at the Pro shops of both the Doon Valley and Rockway Golf Courses. Identify yourself as a member when shopping. 

Members get in free (with a friend) to LPGA events in Canada and U.S.

So many fun women to get out to golf with, where will you play next?
Mentorship Program

We have so many new golfers looking to get out and play!  Help us welcome them to our chapter!!  If you are an experienced golfer who would like to be partnered with new players to help ensure their first tee time is memorable, join our mentorship program.  It is as easy as showing up to golf.  Please reach out to Sandy Hentges, Membership Director, for details.

Two Openings: Board of Directors

Are you looking for opportunities to get involved in our league?  We have two openings on our board of directors and would love for you to join us.  Since the season is planned, there is minimal work involved beyond attending a monthly meeting and bringing your great ideas.  Your opinion and ideas are welcome.  Use the Contact Us form to request more information.