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Welcome to the EWGA Seattle Chapter website! This site also includes a lot of info from our national EWGA organization. If you get to a page where you no longer see the "Seattle Chapter" tab as a choice across the top of the page, you are on the national site. Don't fret! You should be able to get back to the Seattle Chapter site via your back arrow. Contact chapterwebsite@ewgaseattle.org if you are not able to find what you're looking for. 



Tee-Off Brunch Features Kathy G-Jensen



What a treat for our Tee-Off brunch attendees to meet and listen to 2014 PGA National Teacher of the Year Kathy G-Jensen, 
the first woman in PGA History to win this award and the first from the PNWPGA Section (1 out of 28,000 PGA members nationally). Kathy shared her experiences with us and reminded us all that "Golf is AWESOME!" When asked for a tip or two, she pointed out that many women take things quite literally, so guidance such as "Keep the Left Elbow Straight" can be a hindrance to our swing development. When looking for a golf teacher, make sure to find someone with whom you can communicate!

After perusing vendor tables, meeting new friends and catching up with old friends and enjoying brunch, attendees were welcomed by EWGA Seattle president Mary Herlin. She introduced the assistant director of the First Tee of Greater Seattle, Kimberly Goode, who brought along two member ambassadors and reinforced how important the organization is for teaching not only golf but also off-course values.

Following the brunch, many attendees took to the Foster Golf Links course for a 9-hole scramble. Despite the breezy weather and one hole of a rain squall, everyone seemed glad to get the season under way.

Thanks to all the volunteers, vendors and sponsors who made our 2015 Tee-Off a terrific success!


Support EWGA Sponsors and Member Businesses!

When considering purchasing products and services, please be sure to
a) support our chapter sponsors and
b) check our Member Business Listings and support our EWGA Seattle Chapter members who own or represent products or services in the Puget Sound area!

Welcome to the EWGA Seattle Chapter!

Since 1993, the EWGA Seattle Chapter has promoted the growth of women's golf in the Pacific Northwest.

OUR MISSION: "Connecting women to learn, play and enjoy golf for business and fun"

Are you an avid golfer, looking for organized events at local courses?
Want to play golf, but can't find the people, places or time?
Your company or client wants you to play golf, but you aren't sure about the rules of the game or golf etiquette?
You don't have a handicap, but would like to learn more about what that is and how to get one?
You travel and want a source for woman-friendly courses and or friendly golf companions in other areas?
You want to test or improve your golf skills through friendly competitions?

If any of these apply to you, then check us out!

We may be the group for you --  EWGA - The golf organization for current and aspiring business and professional women.

Our chapter is part of an international EWGA organization. You can join through the EWGA Web site, either online or by downloading an application.  

Peruse our website and learn about our fun activities, and contact our Membership Chair if you have questions about joining the EWGA Seattle Chapter.

We hope to see you on the course soon!

The March Newsletter is Here!

Check out the March newsletter. It contains more information about the following:

  • President's Corner with President Mary Herlin
  • Member Profile--Debbie McCleery
  • Register Now!--3/10 EWGA Social/Info Session, 4/11 2015 Tee Off
  • How to Support EWGA With a Sponsorship
  • Networking Opportunity 3/26--Tee it Up for Success
  • Leagues Start April 27

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2015 League Signups Open Now--Session 1 Deadline April 18

The most popular offerings by EWGA Seattle are the weekday/weeknight leagues. This season we offer 4 league sessions each 5 weeks long.  League play starts the week of April 27 with 6 pre-registration and 5 drop-in league choices from Monday through Thursday. 

For full details on the league locations, dates and costs, and to register, visit the Weekly Leagues page of the web site.

2015 Weekend Events

The 2015 Season is taking shape for golfing fun!  Check out our social and weekend pages for what we have in store for the season, registration is now open. 

2015 is the Year to Try Match Play!

Have you watched the Ryder Cup or Solheim Cup and wondered what match play is all about? Or maybe you've fallen in love with it and want to play more. This season is your chance! Match play is a fun format in which each hole is a new competition.


Visit our Match Play page to view several match play opportunities.

"Get Golf Ready"--A Great Program for Newer Golfers

Get Golf Ready is a national program designed to teach everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. EWGA Chapters coordinate with PGA and LPGA Professionals to link EWGA members who are new golfers to a Get Golf Ready clinic in their area. Several Seattle area courses are participating, including Harbour Pointe.

Get Golf Ready sessions cover:

The Hole is the Goal - How to get around the club house, social benefits, what to wear, the difference in golf clubs, putting

Getting it Close - Stretching and wellness tips; how to hold the club; chipping and pitching; caring for the course

Swing, Swing, Swing - The full swing; using your irons; learning the lingo

Driving School - Hitting long shots; Tee It Forward; helpful short cuts

Ready, Set...Go Golf - Playing the first few holes; tips for playing in groups; driving the cart; review of the rules

 To find out more and find a class near you, visit Play Golf America's "Get Golf Ready" site.  

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EWGA Seattle Chapter

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Kirkland, WA 98033-6108


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