2020 State Amateur Tournament UPDATE due to COVID


Continue to follow our website for updates and details:

 May 1, 2020

Dear GWGA Members:

Just an update on our State Amateur. As of now, we plan to hold it as planned on July 19-21. We will continue to monitor all available guidance and regulations from the CDC along with other Federal, State and Local Authorities, as well as The Landings Club to do what is in the best interest of those involved with this Tournament.

We will post updates to our members as we have them. Thanks for your patience and continue to stay safe.


  Sissi Gann

   President GWGA 

   GWGA Board of Directors

Change of Dates for 2020 "4 Ball Tournament"

Dear GWGA members and other interested women golfers,

Like everyone else we are monitoring reports and recommendations from Government Agencies as to the Coronavirus Pandemic currently plaguing our nation.  In that regard, we have decided to be proactive and skip over all this madness and reschedule our Jekyll 4-Ball to September 28-29. The practice round would be on Sunday, September 27 and you can choose Indian Mounds all day or Pine Lakes in the afternoon. Hopefully all of you that have signed up for our April 4-Ball would be able to play in September. It goes without saying that if you were signed up for April and can’t play in September, you would receive a full refund.

We are in the process of contacting our host hotels and feel sure they will give us the same rates as they did before. I spoke with the Westin representative and if you had a reservation there, they have already cancelled it and you will need to make a new one. She asked that you wait until next week to do that. I also spoke with Home 2 and they are giving us the same rate. You will need to change your reservation there. Waiting to hear back from the Holiday Inn and Hampton.

In the next few weeks we will post all the details here on our website but wanted to go ahead and give you a heads up about the new date so you could make your plans accordingly.

Someone said that “trying times bring out the best in people”. Well, maybe it will bring out the best in our golf game as well. I certainly could use a good score or two, especially with this New World Handicap System!



Rinko Mitsunaga

2019 Georgia Women's Amateur Champion

2020 GWGA Season


2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

Review the calendar of women's and girls' golf events on the GWGA Calendar!

A printable monthly calendar is available for your review.

Also, if you have league events to record, we will add to the calendar.

2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

Will be held in Savannah at the Landings Club (Oak Ridge Course) 

July 19-21, 2020

Watch for updates!

2020 Georgia Women's Four Ball

2020 Georgia Women's Amateur Championship

2020 Georgia Women's Four Ball

Will be held at our annual location: 

Jekyll Island

September 28-29, 2020

Grant Program Applications

Grant Program Applications

2020 Georgia Women's Four Ball

2020 Grant Applications will open later in the year. Available to applicants of Girls' and Women's Golf Programs!

Watch for future details!

2020 Grant Donations

Grant Program Applications

2020 Grant Donations

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Grant Program Applications

2020 Grant Donations

Seeking business and corporate sponsorships to support the Georgia Women's Amateur Championship and Girls' and Women's Golf Programs around the State!

2019 Grant Awards (for season 2020)

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Additional Information

We have set a goal of $6,000. This goal will allow our organization to aid more schools than we ever have so that they can encourage female golfers around the state.

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2019- 2020 Grant Donations Program reached its Goal!

Thanks so much for all the donations received for the 2019-2020 Grant Program.  We are so excited to announce that we have reached our goal for this season.   These funds will primarily go to school programs all around the state.   GWGA is honored to promote girl's and/or women's golf programs.  These funds may be used for equipment, team/group uniforms, team/group entry fees, and teaching aids.  Thanks again for your support and we can continue to accept donations at any time.


Thanks for your donations!


World Handicap System


 The development of the World Handicap System has been made possible through collaboration and support from handicap authorities, national associations, golf club administrators and golfers from around the world.  The World Handicap System will provide a consistent method of measuring skill level around the globe, and will produce handicaps that are portable from course to course, and country to country.  In order to learn more about the system, click on the link provided for more information.


Click on the link below to learn more about the World Handicap System:


2019 GWGA Board of Directors

GWGA - Celebrating 90 Years of Women's Golf

Photo: Betsy Butler, JoAnn Setliffe, Janet Norris, Sissi Gann, Tracy Lindsey, Gina Franklin, Maria Johnson, Mary Woodfin, Pam Mitchell, Phyllis Cox, Terri Breyman, Jo Higgins (not pictured: JoAnn Timm, Nina Fanning)

Happy 90th Anniversary!

About GWGA


Mission Statement

The mission of the GWGA is to encourage excellence and promote the game of golf through organized play among the female residents of the State of Georgia.

Activities to support the mission:
P - 1.  Promote annual tournaments

E - 2.  Encourage membership and participation; and,
P - 3.  Provide grants to selected female golf programs.



Pinning of 2018 Honorary Life Member

Congratulations Belinda Marsh!

Thank you Belinda for all the years of service to women's golf and GWGA.


GWGA Grant Programs Promote Golf through Support of Girls' and Women's Golf Programs

Members may contribute to the Grant Programs which support Girls' Golf Programs in Middle Schools, High Schools, and Colleges throughout the State!

Schools should submit Grant Applications by June 15.