What is the EGA?
The Edmonton Golf Association is a registered non-profit society of associated member clubs formed in 1921 to promote and preserve the game of golf in and around the Edmonton area. The Edmonton Golf Association was incorporated in Alberta on October 16, 2003 and is run by a Board of Directors comprised of volunteers from member Clubs.
What does the EGA do?
The EGA works with the golf community and local businesses to schedule, plan and execute tournaments for the enjoyment and participation of amateur and professional golfers.
The EGA conducts a number of major tournaments annually, as well as organizing interclub competition for men, ladies and junior players in Edmonton andsurrounding areas. Scheduled tournaments include:
- Men’s and Senior Men’s Amateur Championship
- Women’s and Senior Women’s Amateur Championship
- Junior Championship
- Interclub Championship
- Mixed Scrample Championship
- Linkster Championship
Who can become an EGA member?
Invitations to join the EGA are sent to golf clubs in and around the Edmonton area prior to each golf season. Clubs who would like their members to participate in EGA tournaments and interclub pay a fee to the EGA on behalf of their Club members.
All golfers are welcome to participate in any EGA event.
How are EGA member courses involved?
Member Clubs assist the EGA by hosting EGA tournaments at their golf clubs during the course of the golf season. Clubs who have joined the association are invited to attend the annual meetings. Clubs host interclub play for any Club wishing to participate.