Membership

GSGA Membership Benefits - Individuals

The Mission of the GSGA
To promote and preserve the traditions and integrity of golf in Georgia and to enhance its enjoyment.

When you join a GSGA Member Club and establish a USGA Handicap Index, you become a member of the Georgia State Golf Association and are entitled to the following GSGA Member Benefits:

GSGA/GHIN Handicap Service
GSGA Members receive an updated handicap index via e-mail or at their "home" club 24 times a year. Being a GSGA member allows you to post your score wherever you play in Georgia and across the country using the USGA's GHIN System, the largest handicapping service in the world. The GSGA also offers Internet Score Posting (subject to the approval of your home club).

Golf Georgia Magazine
You will receive GSGA's official publication, Golf Georgia, published six times a year and delivered to your home. This award-winning magazine contains information of interest to all golfers, with a focus on amateur golf in Georgia.  Learn more about Golf Georgia and see a sample of the current issue.

GSGA Member Play Days

Enjoy a day on the links with fellow GSGA members! For a low entry fee, enjoy a non-competitive round of golf at one of our GSGA Member Golf Clubs. Check out the upcoming dates and sites.

Awards & Recognition Program
You will be eligible for recognition awards, including:

  • Hole-In-One Certificates & Bag Tags
  • Unique Golf Feats
  • Club Champions
  • Most Improved Golfers


GSGA Competitions
You may be eligible to compete in some of the 20 competitions that GSGA conducts each year. Events are available for men, women, juniors and seniors, and are held at GSGA Member Clubs around the state from March through November each year.  Additionally, the GSGA Rules & Competitions department can provide answers to Rules of Golf questions or concerns.

GSGA RewardLinks
GSGA has developed partnerships with professional sporting events/teams throughout the state, professional golf tournaments in Georgia, apparel, golf products and travel entities to offer exclusive, members-only discounts and special deals. Check out the latest offerings through the link above.

GSGA TravelLinks
GSGA members are eligible for a variety of discounts, promotions and special offers from popular resorts and golf destinations. Just for belonging to GSGA! Members receive a monthly email with the newest TravelLinks offers, or the latest deals are always available via the link above.

Magazine Subscriptions
Members who are active as of June 1st each year receive a complimentary subscription to either Golf Digest or Golf World magazine.

DealFinder
View specials and promotions currently being offered by GSGA Member Clubs. Check back often as this site will be continuously updated!

Georgia Golf News
Keep up with the latest Georgia golf news! Check out the links to online articles regarding the GSGA and/or amateur golf in Georgia.

All golfers in Georgia also benefit from the services the GSGA provides its Member Clubs, including course measuring and rating, rules seminars, rules and tournament assistance and employee scholars. Learn more about GSGA Member Club Benefits.