Benefits of a LGA Membership

USGA Handicap Index & LGA/GHIN Mobile App

By joining the Louisiana Golf Association, a member can establish a valid USGA Handicap Index with a GHIN “Golfer Handicap and Information Network” Number. LGA Members can post their scores, check their handicap index, or calculate their course handicap from anywhere across the country through a PC at LGAGOLF.ORG or their mobile device using the LGA/GHIN Mobile App.

Compete in the 2019 Louisiana Junior Golf Tour

Sam Burns Junior Four Ball Championship, Squire Creek Country Club, Choudrant, LA February 23 – 24, 2019
Oakbourne Country Club, Lafayette, LA June 5 – 6, 2019
Squire Creek Country Club, Choudrant, La June 13 – 14, 2019
Gulf States PGA Junior Championship, Canebrake Country Club, Hattiesburg, MS June 24 – 25, 2019
LGA Junior-Am, Bayou Oaks at City Park (South Course), New Orleans, LA July 10 – 12, 2019
East Ridge Country Club, Shreveport, LA July 23 – 24, 2019
Oak Wing Golf Club, Alexandria, LA August 1 – 2, 2019
Junior River Cup, Links on the Bayou, Alexandria, LA September 14 – 15, 2019
2019 Tour Championship, Gray Plantation, Lake Charles, LA October 5 – 6, 2019

Compete in one of nine (9) LGA Championships

LGA Membership allows you the opportunity to register and compete in our amateur championships:
Louisiana Amateur
Louisiana Mid-Amateur (25 yrs and Older)
Louisiana Senior Amateur (50 yrs and Older)
Louisiana Junior Amateur (18 Yrs Old and Under)
LGA Four-Ball
LGA Senior Four-Ball
LGA Net Amateur
LGA Club Team
Junior River Cup (Invitation Only)

The LGA also conducts on behalf of the USGA, six (6) USGA Championship Qualifiers:

U.S. Open U.S. Amateur
U.S. Mid-Amateur
U.S. Senior Amateur
U.S. Amateur Four-Ball
U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball

NEW – Travel Discounts & LGA Member Trips

Affinity Travel Benefits –  Access to “Members Only” pricing on over 700,000 hotels nationally and around the world. The LGA has partnered with Affinity Travel Benefits  to provide our members with savings on lodging for your next trip for business or leisure.

Sullivan Golf Travel – The LGA is proud to announce a partnership with Sullivan Golf Travel that will provide LGA Members: August

  • An opportunity at a ” Trip of a Lifetime” to Southwest Ireland for the LGA Members Overseas Trip – August 21 – 28, 2019. The deadline to register is Feb 15, 2019.
  • LGA Members can receive a 5% discount when they use Sullivan Golf Travel to create their overseas golf excursions.
  • Courtyard by Marriott Lafayette Airport LGA Member Discounted Rate – LGA Members may receive a discounted room rate of $99/night at the Courtyard by Marriott, Lafayette Airport. The discounted rate is applicable for Double Queen and King rooms only.

Audubon Golf Trail Discount Card

Through partnership with the Audubon Golf Trail (AGT), LGA Members are entitled to one (1) complimentary cart fee at 10 (ten) Audubon Golf Trail facilities on an annual basis. The AGT Discount Card is now a digital downloadable card you can have on your mobile device, for ease of access. This is a total value of approximately $250 annually per member. The 10 participating AGT facilities are:

Atchafalaya GC at Idlewild (Patterson)
Audubon Park GC (New Orleans)
Carter Plantation (Springfield)
Cypress Bend Golf Resort (Many)
Gray Plantation (Lake Charles)
The Island (Plaquemine)
OakWing GC (Alexandria)
Tamahka Trails GC (Marksville)
TPC Louisiana (Gretna)

Complimentary Golf Digest Subscription for a year

By provide your e-mail address and signing up annually, LGA Members gain a year’s subscription to Golf Digest.