The April calendar is live.

Make sure to sign up at least 3 days in advance for each golf date.
Please include your handicap index when signing up.
 Arrive 30 minutes ahead of your tee time and have FUN!
"Dog Bytes"
A Special Day at Boca Lago

We don’t often get to play this beautiful course. A special shout out to Susan Geers and her mother Gloria for making this wonderful event happen. We must not have behaved too badly because we are invited back on April 21st!!! Don’t miss it! If you're interested please let Susan Geers know asap.
Chapter Events
Local Championship Qualifier
Sunday, June 2nd
(formerly known as Chapter Championships)

Join us for the 2019 FTL Area Local Championship Qualifier where members of all skill levels have the opportunity to compete against other members who share the same playing ability. Whether you are a seasoned golfer or new to the game, the FTL Area Local Championship Qualifier provides competitive golf among friends and in the spirit of fun!

When:  Sunday, June 2nd - 1:00pm Shotgun Start. (Rain Date, Sunday, June 9th). Dinner to follow.

Where:  Jacaranda Golf Club , 9200 West Broward Blvd, Plantation, FL 33324

Cost:  $85.00 (includes golf fees, dinner and awards)

NOTE: You will need to register TWICE. Once with the Fort Lauderdale Chapter for payment, and you must also register with LPGA Amateurs Headquarters (no fees) as follows:                 
    
SEE BELOW FOR INSTRUCTIONS TO REGISTER WITH LPGA AMATEURS HEADQUARTERS:
  • Go to lpgaamateurschampionship.com
  • Login with member email address and password
  • Click on 2019 Championship to get to 2019 Local Championship Qualifiers 
  • Scroll down to Central and South Florida, click on Fort Lauderdale 
  • Click the Register Now button in middle of page to begin the process

CLICK HERE  TO REGISTER TO PAY WITH FORT LAUDERDALE CHAPTER

*Deadline for registration is May 13th, 2019

Click Here for FAQ's
Save the Dates!
Details to Follow

June 1 - Registration for the LPGA Cup Championships opens
June 4 - National Womens Golf Day
June 21 - Summer Solstice dawn-to-dusk golf

REUNION GOLF GETAWAY
We have had two cancellations due to injuries, so there are 2 spots up for grabs now. If you haven't signed up as yet, now is your opportunity to be a part of making memories that we'll share forever!!

For all of you that have already registered, you will be receiving an email shortly with a link to finalize payment of our trip, and everything else that you need to know leading up to it.

Total weekend package price of $455 - here's what you'll get:
3-bedroom Deluxe Villa (quad occupancy)
2-nights accommodations (check in 4:00 PM Friday)
2 rounds of golf (Saturday & Sunday)
2 breakfast buffets in Clubhouse
Use of practice range/range balls
Replay rounds for $50/pp
Sunday League at Woodmont CC. 9 Holes or all 18
We have now scheduled this event once a month on the first Sunday. 9 Holes are $25 inc. a drink ticket. Full 18 for $40. We will all finish together . Email Michelle to sign up for this. Please be clear if you want to play 9 or 18.
GOLF EVENTS AROUND TOWN
Broward County Women's Amateur
Golf Championship
Good Luck to all Chapter Members participating in the Broward County Women's Amateur Championship today and tomorrow! Look for results in the next newsletter.
Broward Winter League
The Winter League is winding down. Sign Up now for Closing Day and Awards Presentation Party on Wednesday, April 24th. 12pm Shotgun.
Broward Summer League
Are you Interested in joining a Broward Summer League team? Or forming your own team from your golf club or golf association? Click HERE to sign up today!
PGA Tour Superstore
PGA Tour Superstores will open their newest location April 27th. It's located at 8101 W. Broward Blvd in Plantation. $30,000 worth of "free stuff" will be given away to the first customers showing up at 9:00am when the store opens.
Chapter News
Sponsor Highlight
Kaylor International Realty can help you with buying, selling, or managing your property. Dan Barran has loyal clients and referrals, who he treats as one big international family, and has formed the foundation of his business.

Check out Dan's recent listing:
https://www.movoto.com/home/104-centennial-ct-apt-104-deerfield-beach-fl-33442-436_f10168136

Contact Dan today: dan@kaylorintlrealty.com
or 954-547-5155
Welcome New Members!
Marcela Nunez of Margate
Sherry Woodhouse of Coral Springs
Sherry Gryder of Hollywood
Loretta Fox
Teresita Garcia-Mendoza of Fort Lauderdale
Dee Wrage of Plantation
Jennifer Boyer of Boynton Beach
Judith Greenberg
Chip In!
What’s the number one reason why people don’t volunteer? Because no one has asked them! We have the following opportunities available:
  • Become a Golf Captain
  • Overseeing recruiting and retaining sponsors
  • Assisting a Board Member
  • Assisting with Communications
  • Assisting with Special Events
  • Help recruit new members
  • Become an Ambassador
Click Here to complete the Volunteer form or send us an email with your volunteer interests to chapterinfo@lpgaamateursftlaud.com
We look forward to hearing from you!
Calling all Sponsors!
Do you know a business, organization or person who would make a good
sponsor? Our chapter is underwritten by our sponsors. They support us with cash donations or services in kind and we give them exposure to our members. Download the Sponsor Letter and Sponsor Agreement for information on our sponsor program. Go talk to the potential sponsors and sign them up! For questions or assistance, contact Stephanie King
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Headquarter News
Biggest Loser Handicap Challenge Is Back!
Don’t worry...you don’t have to get on the scale on national television in your spandex for this event!! In this national challenge, participants will be flight-ed by Handicap Index with the goal of lowering their Handicap. Winners of all flights will receive prizes. The player lowering her Handicap by the most strokes will win the Grand Prize - a round of golf for the winner and a guest with 2-time LPGA Major Champion, Brittany Lincicome!
For more information about the challenge please click  HERE .
For complete rules and eligibility requirements please click  HERE .
Registration opens:  April 15th
Handicap Revision Date and Close of Registration:  May 15th
Ending Handicap Revision Date and Close of Competition:  November 30th
Minimum Number of Rounds: Competitors must post a minimum of 10 rounds in 2019
Entry Fee: $10.00 
Rules Webinar
The Golf Department will be hosting another Rules webinar on April 30, 2019 at 7pm EDT.We will be going through the new Rules and we will answer any questions you may have. If you are interested, please register by clicking on this  LINK .
2019 National Event Schedule:

2019 Scramble Open
May 18th - May 19th
1000 Champions Drive
Daytona Beach, FL
Click HERE to Register

2019 Championship Finals
October 11th - October 13th
70-705 Ramon Road
Rancho Mirage, CA
Details to Follow

2019 Cup Finals
November 1st - November 3rd
7593 Gathering Drive
Kissimmee, FL
Details to Follow


2020 National Event Schedule Update:

  • LPGA Amateurs 2-Person Team Stableford Event
  • April 2020
  • Handicap Indexes of 24.0 and higher will be eligible for this event
  • Number of Teams TBD
  • Location TBD
  • LPGA Amateurs Scramble Open
  • May 22-23, 2020
  • Pinehurst Resort - Courses #5 and #8
  • 60 Teams (240 total players)
  • Registration will be on a first come, first serve basis
  • LPGA Amateurs Cup Series
  • June-August 2020
  • Regional Cup Qualifiers will be played during the months of June and July
  • Registration will open April 1, 2020
  • Registration will close May 15, 2020
  • LPGA Amateurs Cup Finals - played in early August (location TBD)
  • LPGA Amateurs Championship Series
  • August-November 2020
  • Scramble Play will not be part of the Championship Series
  • Local Championship Qualifiers - June-September (dates TBD)
  • Sectional Championship Qualifiers - mid-August thru mid-October
  • LPGA Amateurs Championship Finals - played in early November (location TBD)
New Rules
Ball in Motion Accidentally Deflected
Click HERE to learn more about this new rule.
Instructional Corner
Learn How to Use Your Hips for More Power



Maria Palozola demonstrates her 'Ba Boom' hip motion that adds power and stability to your swing by shifting your weight and turning you towards the target.
Click Here for tips.
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