Golfer Benefits

Click Here to join more than 14,000 members and 100 member clubs in the Bayou State in support of the game of golf. In addition to a USGA Handicap Index, LGA members will receive all of the value-added benefits listed below and have access to incredible playing opportunities.

USGA Handicap Index & LGA/GHIN Mobile App

  • A valid USGA Handicap Index with a GHIN “Golfer Handicap and Information Network” Number.
  • LGA Members can post scores, review their Handicap Index, track stats, or calculate their course handicap across the country and around the world through a PC or smart device at LGAGOLF.ORG or through their mobile device using the LGA/GHIN Mobile App.  Online score posting is the way to go! Search “GHIN Mobile” in the Apple and/or Android store.  Download the app and log-in with your GHIN Number and last name to connect to your unique experience.  

Compete in one of fourteen (14) LGA Championships

  • LGA Membership allows you the opportunity to register and compete in our amateur championships.
Men’s Championships Women’s’ Championships
Louisiana Amateur Louisiana Women’s Amateur
Louisiana Mid-Amateur (Ages 25 & Older) Louisiana Women’s Mid-Amateur (Ages 25 & Older)
Louisiana Junior Amateur (18 Years & Under) Louisiana Girls Junior Amateur (18 Years & Under)
Louisiana Senior Amateur (Ages 50 & Older) Louisiana Women’s Senior Amateur (Ages 50 & Older)
Four-Ball Championship Women’s Four-Ball Championship
Net Amateur Women’s Net Amateur
Club Team Championship  

The LGA also conducts, on behalf of the USGA, eight (8) USGA Championship Qualifiers:

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

Audubon Golf Trail Discount Card

Through a partnership with the Audubon Golf Trail (AGT), LGA Members are entitled to one complimentary cart fee at 9 Audubon Golf Trail facilities on an annual basis.  Total value of approximately $250 annually per member. 

The 9 participating AGT facilities are:

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