LGA Member Benefits

Handicap Index

Each member will receive a GHIN number that will provide the member with an WHS Handicap Index after posting 54 hole scores. State and regional golf associations, such as the LGA, are authorized by the WHS to issue a Handicap Index and monitor the World Handicap System. As part of the GHIN handicap network, LGA members have an opportunity to locally post scores at more than 30,000 courses across the world and have the scores routed to their home club. In addition, with the Mobile GHIN app and these posting features are always at your fingertips, being able to post from an iPhone or Android smartphone.


The e-Newsletter allows LGA members to receive their Handicap Index, recent scores, and news from the association via email on the 1st and the 15th of every month. If you are a LGA Member and are not receiving an e-Newsletter, please contact our office.


LGA has a multitude of championships, for golfers to compete in, no matter their handicap. The association conducts 12 major championships a year, including qualifying events for USGA National championships.  Click to view the 2023 LGA Schedule and to register for events. Women | Men

Rules Education

LGA is the member resource for all questions related to The Rules of Golf. The LGA staff conducts Rules seminars at sites throughout surrounding areas, and is available to conduct personal seminars at member clubs.

LGA Ladies Week

A week-long event for our female, LGA members to enjoy rounds of golf at a selected LGA member club at a special reduced rate. It is opportunity to enjoy great golf, stunning scenery, and wonderful company. For more information about this year’s Ladies Week event which will be held at Squire Creek Country Club, click here.

LGA Fantasy Golf

A virtual game, that is free to play, in which members assemble a virtual team of professional golfers. Members will select their rosters from drafts involving players in the U.S. PGA Tour and European Tours. Players get the chance to win from assortments of prizes and can enter into any current pool available.

LGA Member Trips

Members have the opportunity to participate in annual LGA Member Trips to the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland. 

Member Perks & Special Offers

Rocket Tour Headcovers

Members receive 25% off all headcover purchases from Rocket Tour Golf with Promo Code: LGA25. The LGA also has a shoppable collection under the State Association Collection on the Rocket Tour website. Click here to view.

Imperial Headwear

Members receive 25% off all Imperial Headwear purchases with Promo Code: LGA23

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Cutter & Buck Clothing

Members receive a 25% discount from Cutter and Buck LGA clothing items. Click here to shop.

Sullivan Golf Travel

LGA Members booking individual trips with The Experience St. Andrews will receive a $100 Gift Card on Arrival if they identify themselves as an LGA Member. LGA Members also can receive a 5% discount when they use Sullivan Golf Travel to create their overseas golf excursions.


The LGA has partnered with Strakaline to offer LGA Championship competitors 20% off Yardage & Green booklets! Click here to purchase with a 20% discount off of any book.