York-Simcoe, Canada Chapter
Upcoming Events

September 10th - League play is moved to Cardinal's East or West Wing courses.
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Contact the Pro Shop (905-841-7378) to book your tee time at the LPGA Amateur rates.


Season Closing Banquet and
Annual General Meeting


RedCrest Bistro
Join your fellow league members for our closing banquet on Tues. Sept 24 at the RedCrest Bistro.

Winners of the on-course games will be announced, there will be a recap of season events, a 50/50 draw and the Annual General Meeting closes out the evening. Details are online

Register now!

Deadline to sign up is September 19th.

CP Women's Open

Congratulations to our CP Women's Open Winners!

The CP Open golfing excitement was matched by the thrill of the draft picks.

Here is the breakdown of the winners:

Day 1 Prize

15%

Cindy

Day 2 Prize

15%

Lesley

Day 3 Prize

15%

Cindy

Day 4 Prize

15%

Anne S

CP OpenChampion Prize

25%

Joanne

Portion to Charity

15%

Thanks again to Megan Bawn for doing such a great job with this event.


Get out and Play!

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The York-Simcoe Chapter plays each Tuesday at Cardinal's RedCrest in Newmarket. Find out more about booking tee times

Remember - please be sure to cancel you tee time if you can't make it!

Check out the events page and the Golf Scoring blog for information about up-coming events being organized in our league.


League Teams

Golfscoring.net websiteTeams were selected at our 2019 Season Opener.

Find out what team you are on!

Remember, all you have to do is get out an play to earn points. There are lots of on course games each week as well.

Find out more on the GolfScoring.net site.



New Members or Renewing Memberships in Canada

Canada flag buttonFor anyone joining LPGA Amateurs York-Simcoe or renewing your membership, please ensure you are accessing the Canada website for processing. The main LPGA Amateurs site is unable to process Canadian payments at this time. 


 

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Chapter News and Announcements
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    Be part of the York-Simcoe Board!

    LPGA Amateurs York-Simcoe is a 100% volunteer organization that benefits from the talents of our members!

    Reasons to volunteer:

    • To give back to an organization which has helped you.
    • To gain leadership experience which can help your career.
    • To enrich your life through golf.
    • To help enrich other women's lives through golf.
    • To meet more members outside your league.   

    Board Member Positions are Open!

    President – Oversees the cohesive running of chapter activities. Represent the York-Simcoe Chapter, liaison with LPGA Amateurs – Canada the US. 

    Memberships - Membership recruitment and retention, liaise with LPGA Amateurs – Canada on membership items and communication with members.

    League Chair -  Liaison with course, set play format, weekly challenges, season awards, monitor attendance and tee times.

    Handicap, Rules & Education - Assists members to use handicap system; verifies handicaps for competitive events. Works with to help coordinate events & seminars.

    Communications & Marketing – Updates the Chapter and Canada’s websites, manages member communications, liaise with LPGA Amateurs – Canada regarding communications.

    If you are interested in learning more about these volunteer opportunities, please email the York-Simcoe President (president@lpgaamateursyorksimcoe.ca)  

    Like all things in life, you get back what you give, and as an all-volunteer organization, our chapter needs you!

    No matter how much time you have we can put your talents to good use.

  • Congratulations to our York-Simcoe finalists!

    Ladies from 8 different Chapters squared off in Kitchener for the Upper Mid-East Regional Qualifier.


    Congratulations goes to Megan Bawn and Monique Rodrigue for advancing on to the finals taking place in Mission Hills California!

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    1st Flight: 
    Megan Bawn (1LN) - York-Simcoe 

    Monique 1LG
    4th Flight: 
    Monique Rodrigue (1LN) - York-Simcoe 

    Grabbing 2nd place honours in their flights were Carol Buchinski and Jacqui Mutch.

    The York-Simcoe ladies had a great time! Hats off to the Waterloo Region chapter for doing such a great job of hosting this event.

    Y-S pic from UPME Y-S at 2019 UPME

    Good luck Monique and Megan as you advance on!
    Find out more about the LPGA Amateur competitive events

  • Hear from our own Megan Bawn in this #DriveOn promo video.

    Megan Bawn Drives On

    Drive On captures the power and potential in each of us and celebrates the hard work, focus, and tenacity that it takes to achieve our goals.

    Find out more!

Association News and Announcements
  • We have partnered with Golf Fore Africa who has been working in Zambia to bring CLEAN WATER to rural communities. There are 844 million people in the world who lack access to clean water. That's nearly 1 in 10 people worldwide or over twice the population of the United States! Join us in supporting this incredible cause and donate now ==> https://bit.ly/2wM9NRb

  • In continuance of the spirit of the LPGA Staff Act Like a Founder Award and to honor Nancy Oliver, the LPGA and LPGA Amateur Golf Association announced the Nancy Oliver - Act Like a Founder Award.  This award recognizes the “Act Like a Founder” qualities of our dedicated LPGA Amateurs’ volunteers and connects our organization with the LPGA family. Learn more about the award and nominate a volunteer at this direct link.
  • Club Champion, the newest partner of the LPGA Amateurs, is generously offering $100 off on full-bag fittings and $25 off all other fittings for all LPGA Amateur Golf Association members. View this direct link for more details of the discount --> https://lpga.box.com/v/clubchampionbenefit
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)

Canada flag buttonNew Canadian Members and Membership Renewals

A reminder that new members and renewals should be processed through the LPGA Amateurs Canada site. The main LPGA Amateurs site cannot process Canadian memberships at this time.


York-Simcoe 2018 Canada Day

In addition to the benefits of being a member of the LPGA Amateur Golf Association, there are advantages to being part of the York-Simcoe Chapter!

If you have any questions, contact our Membership Director Chris Payne.
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As a member of this Chapter you will enjoy:

Special golf rates at evening, day and weekend play events. So long as you are a member in good standing with LPGA Amateurs you can participate in most Chapter events, including weekend, weekday and league activities.  Chapter Championships are restricted to Chapter members only.

Play with the Pro

Clinics and seminars to improve your skill level. Past events have included playing with the Cardinal Female Golf Pro and participation in Cardinal Golf Club's clinics.
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Regular updates on golf activities, events and opportunities. We invite members to connect beyond the golf course inviting them to social events such as Learn to Paint, Wine Tastings and fashion-related events.

York-Simcoe UPME 2017

The chance to compete in Chapter-organized match play or as a representative for the York-Simcoe Chapter at the LPGA Amateur Championships or as part of a team at the LPGA Amateur Cup.

Don't hesitate and join York-Simcoe today!

Click here to join.



Volunteer

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York-Simcoe Chapter Volunteers!

We need volunteers for:

  • Team Captains for the Inter-League Play - each of the teams has a captain who helps inspire fellow team members to get out and play. Thanks to the six Captains for registering! 
  • Chapter By-Law Updates - with the transition to LPGA Amateur Golf Association or current By-Laws need to be updated and it is a great time to review the overall content. We need one or two volunteers to join some of the Board Members in this update process. Contact Anne Jessop if you are interested. 
Whether you are interested in being a Board Member or are able to lend a hand at one of our events, the York-Simcoe Chapter appreciates the input from our wonderful women!

Volunteers dedicate their time, their experience and their passion to this game and the LPGA Amateurs organization in all they do.

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact us!