Any female, as defined in accordance with the rules and policies of the USGA, who is an amateur golfer with an active handicap, and who has a golf membership as defined by her Member Club, may become an Individual Member.
ELIGIBILITY FOR TOURNAMENTS & OPEN DAYS
USGA Handicap Index of 40.4 or better on the WGAP GHIN handicap report and at least 8 scores posted in 2020 and/or 2021.
ELIGIBILITY FOR TEAM MATCHES
USGA Handicap Index of 40.4 or better on the WGAP GHIN handicap report of November 15, 2020 and at least 8 scores posted in 2020.
MEMBERSHIP DEADLINE TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PLAY IN THE 2021 TEAM MATCHES YOU MUST BE REGISTERED BY FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2021.
You are responsible for posting, in chronological order A SCORE FOR EVERY ROUND PLAYED ON A RATED COURSE - when that course is played from regular tees to regular greens. This includes 18-hole rounds, combining the scores of two nine-hole rounds and playing 13 or more holes. Scores in both match play and stroke play, including those made in multi-ball competition, shall be used. Team Match and WGAP Tournament scores should be posted as "T" scores.
An award will be given for a Hole-in-One made by a WGAP Member on an officially course rated member course of the Association. A COPY OF THE DATED AND ATTESTED SCORE CARD MUST BE SENT TO THE GOLF OFFICE WITHIN 60 DAYS. The round must be played with at least one other player.
Good taste should be observed when dressing for the golf course. This applies to Team Matches, Tournaments and Open Days. This also applies to Junior golfers. When they participate in a women's event, they should dress appropriately.
* SKORTS & SHORTS MUST BE BERMUDA LENGTH ~ NO MORE THAN 3" ABOVE THE KNEE *
TANK TOPS, TENNIS-LENGTH SKIRTS, TIGHT FITTING APPAREL AND DENIM ARE NOT APPROPRIATE.
Anyone failing to comply with these requirements will be told at the tournament and, if a second offense occurs, will not be permitted to participate in Association events.
In match play events (the Women's Championship, the Junior Championship and the Boyle Cup), ONLY THOSE PLAYERS WHO EXPECT TO PLAY THROUGH MATCH PLAY SHOULD ENTER.
PLAYERS WITHDRAWING FROM MATCH PLAY MAY HAVE FUTURE ENTRIES REJECTED.
If you enter an event, unless an emergency arises, you should play in it. Not to call or not to show is considered a breach of golf etiquette.
PLEASE STAY FOR LUNCH AT THE HOST CLUB. Please make every attempt to stay for lunch or to have lunch before play. Host Clubs have prepared for you and it's important to support both their dining facilities and their pro shops.
All members when playing in Team Matches, Tournaments, Open Days or Invitation Events - should be reminded to TIP THE LOCKER ROOM ATTENDANT FOR ANY SERVICE RENDERED.