Welcome to EWGA-Canada

The Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA), a not-for-profit organization, was founded in the U.S. in 1991 to provide opportunities for women to learn, play and enjoy the game of golf for business and for fun. Sandra Post, a Canadian Golf Hall of Famer and LPGA member, and Cheryl Bailey brought the EWGA to Canada in 1998. The EWGA now has members worldwide in over 100 chapters.

 
Connect - Learn - Play - Belong

EWGA-Canada has sub-chapters located in Greater TorontoWaterlooYork-Simcoe and Golden Horseshoe.  These sub-chapters serve members to bring them the best social and golf opportunities at a variety of local courses!

• Weekly Leagues or Member Courses

• Weekend Events

• Seminars and Clinics

• Social and Networking Functions

• Competitive Play

EWGA-Canada members join the Association and may select a local Sub-Chapter as a part of the base dues.  Sub-Chapters are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.

 

Member Benefits

In addition to the social and golf opportunities organized by the local sub-chapter, members enjoy a wide variety of benefits: 

• Complimentary personalized bag tag

• Complimentary access to EWGA's handicap tracking system 

• Complimentary subscription to Golfweek e-magazine 

• Complimentary access to all US and Canada LPGA and Symetra Tour events 

• EWGA branded merchandise and discounts from licensed vendors (Kate Lord, Cutter & Buck, Nancy Lopez, Tail) 

• Golf and Travel Discounts (Avis, Budget, Troon Golf) 

• Reduced fees for play or instruction through the EWGA Golf Course Network

• Access to the EWGA Member Clubhouse with educational resources

 

 Competitive Play Opportunities

EWGA Championship

The EWGA Championship started in 1995.  It has grown to be the largest women’s amateur golf competition in the world and we want YOU to be a part of the fun and excitement. Members of all skill levels are encouraged to compete so give the Championship a try and put your game to the test!

STAGES OF THE EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP

  • The Chapter Championship, an 18-hole local qualifying round held at each Chapter location
  • The Semi-Final Championship, an 18-hole round held at 15 venues from June – August
  • The EWGA Championship Finals, a two-day, 36 hole event held October 13-14, 2018 Florida

The EWGA Championship offers two different competitive formats: Stroke Play Competition and Inter-Chapter Team Scramble Competition. You select the competitive format that best fits your game, personality and skill level.

 

EWGA Cup Match Play

The EWGA Cup is an amateur match play competition conducted under the direction of the EWGA Association Headquarters (EWGA).  A team consists of 8 members. Competition is conducted in two stages of play:

  • Cup Qualifier  – 18 holes of Four-Ball* and 18 holes of Singles** completed over 2 days to determine the teams that will advance to The Cup Finals. Qualifiers will be held during September and October.
  • National Championship - The Cup Finals – 18 holes of Four-Ball* and 18 holes Singles** completed over 2 days.

 

2018 Board of Directors

President, Brenda Higuchi president@ewga.ca

Vice President, Heather Dayman vicepresident@ewga.ca

Secretary, Natalie Laforet secretary@ewga.ca

Treasurer, Christine De Muri treasurer@ewga.ca

Communications, Jacqui Mutch communications@ewga.ca

Chapter Development, Ailene MacDougall cdo@ewga.ca

Member Services, Karen Caume memberservices@ewga.ca

Sponsorship, Susan Werstiuk sponsorship@ewga.ca 

 

The EWGA is dedicated to inclusiveness and diversity in its membership and seeks to provide timely, valued benefits and services to EWGA members to promote the growth of women's golf and enrich the lives of women through the game of golf.