Greater Knoxville Chapter
COVID-19 Update: Review the USGA safety guidelines for playing golf by clicking the link below
Upcoming Events

When playing golf during the Covid19 pandemic, please abide by the safety guidelines in this USGA article. We want all of our members to stay safe. https://www.usga.org/content/usga/home-page/rules-hub/rulesarticles/covid-19-rules-and-handicapping-faqs.html

Interactive Calendar:

The Board is using this interactive calendar called Team Up.  Click on the link below to view the 2021 Events:

http://teamup.com/ks72d4f416c54e886c/  


How To Drive The Ball Like A Pro

When : March 6 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM
Where : Fairways & Greens


Register Now

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Kick Off Event - 9 Hole Spring Fling

When : Sunday March 14
Where : Oak Ridge Country Club
Golf Shotgun 11:30 AM followed by an outdoor information lunch with awards and prizes!!!
Register Now
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Woods Wonderful Woods
When : March 22
Details To Follow
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Short Game Clinic
When : April 6
Details To Follow

Chapter News and Announcements
  • Now Is The Time To Get Your Friends Involved!

    Before the golf season gets into full swing, please encourage your golfing friends/co-workers/opponents to join us.  2020 is going to be an amazing year and word of mouth is the best way for us to share the news.  You will receive a gift and recognition for every member you bring in.  
     
    Our first two members to bring in new members this year are Nancy Swaggerty who has brought in Maria Lovell and Karen Rogers brought in Kathy Kaiser.  We thank you Nancy and Karen.  Please take a moment to welcome Maria and Kathy when you meet them at our upcoming events.  I know that Maria participated in the Winter Warm Up Clinic two days after joining.  Way to get involved Maria!
Association News and Announcements
  • Save the date for a Virtual Celebration on November 16, 2021 - more information to come!
  • Watch this Yoga for Golfers Facebook Live event on February, 19 at 11:00 AM EST. A Facebook account is needed to join the group. A request to join the group is required and will be reviewed by a Staff Member. Click here to join the Members Only Facebook group. 
  • Join in this interactive session on Thursday, February 4 at 2:00 PM EST designed to knock off the rust and get moving for the new year! Click here to register for this webinar. 

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)

Member Benefit Webinars Schedule
 
A variety of exclusive members only webinars have been planned to help LPGA Amateurs members remain connected while taking advantage of this downtime. Additional webinars will be added to the schedule and if there are other specific topics that you are interested in, please send a note to Chapters@lpgaamateurs.com. Please go to the LPGA Member Clubhouse to register for any of these webinars. 
 
LPGA Amateurs Member Benefit Webinars

Wednesday, May 6 7:00pm EDT
Rules - Competitive and Partner Events hosted by Karla Harding and Jeanne Biggerstaff
 
Volunteer

GRADS TO GOLF

Providing graduate students with the skills and knowledge to use golf as a business tool.

Grads to Golf:

  • Is an on-course and classroom program designed to introduce UT MBA students to the game of golf
  • Introduces young professionals to the sport early in their careers
  • Promotes the importance of golf in their business careers

Benefits:

For the Students:

  • Golf lessons – free of charge
  • Young Professional Membership in LPGA Amateurs Greater Knoxville Chapter – free of charge
  • Participation in LPGA Amateurs clinics, league play, and networking events
  • Golf skills and knowledge of rules/etiquette/safety that will help enhance and advance their business careers

For LPGA Amateurs Greater Knoxville Chapter

  • Annual growth in new members
  • Opportunity to mentor new golfers and play with the students in the Graduation Scramble
  • Positive community involvement

To learn more or volunteer to help Contact:  Janet McKinley at jmckinl@bellsouth.net

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