SCGA Member Benefits

No matter how good your game is, SCGA Membership has something for all golfers.

  • USGA/GHIN Handicap Index®
  • 100+ SCGA playing opportunities
  • 50+ Private club golf outings (non-competitive)
  • 25+ Fun and flighted SCGA tournaments
  • GOLF LEAGUES—Weeknight, 9-hole team golf
  • TRAVEL—Bucket list group trips (Bandon Dunes, Pebble Beach, etc.)
  • LOCAL—750+ local golf club communities to choose from
  • DEALS—Exclusive member-only deals at SoCal’s premier courses
  • And much much more!

Membership includes $150+ in Additional Value

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SCGA Member Benefits

As an SCGA Member you receive unbeatable, year-round golf benefits including:

The SCGA — Your Golf Community

Let’s face it: It can be difficult to gather three golf friends for 18 holes every week; even every month! The SCGA has solutions.

When you join the SCGA, you are matched with a local club so you can easily build a network in your golf community. SCGA Golf Leagues and One-Day Series Tournaments occur across Southern California and provide fun and friendly competition. As a member of the SCGA, you’ll also have access to exclusive Member Outings at premier Southern California courses.

SCGA Clubs by Type

SCGA Handicap Index® Ranges

Who Members Play With

Find a Community of golfers near you!

Access to Premier Courses at Fantastic Rates

SCGA Members also enjoy exclusive access to some of the top courses in Southern California as part of our Member Outings. Members also enjoy unbeatable rates! These non-competitive events are open to members of all skill levels.

Join and play: Pelican Hill, La Costa, Valencia Country Club, Stone Eagle Country Club, Seacliff CC, and many more of Southern California’s Top Courses!

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Play amazing courses in SoCal

Fun and Friendly Competition

Tournaments aren’t just for the pros. SCGA Members of all skill levels have access to competitive golf that suits their ability and comfort level.

Formats include: Indvidual Gross, Individual Net, 2 Person Scramble, Four Ball Net, Individual Stableford, Team Stableford

SCGA Championships

Includes some of the longest running tournaments in SoCal. These Championships typically have handicap eligibility requirements but there are events for everyone.

Upcoming SCGA Championships

Date Event
Oct. 23-Oct. 24 Southern California Junior Amateur Golf Championship (Boys)
Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon
Oct. 23-Oct. 24 Southern California Junior Amateur Golf Championship (Girls)
Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon
Nov. 8-Nov. 10 California Senior Amateur Championship
Hillcrest Country Club
Competitive Event
Gross Event
Individual Gross
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SCGA One-Day Series Tournaments

It's like the FedEx Cup for amateur golf in SoCal. Players of all skill levels are invited, and points are awarded for participation and based on how you finish. The season culminates with a Match Play event to determine the SCGA One-Day Series Champion!

Upcoming One-Days

Date Event
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One of our newest but most popular programs, SCGA Leagues are a great way to get competitive with your friends or meet new people out on the course.

Find one near you!

Start getting Competitive Today!

Unbeatable Discounts and Exclusive Deals

SCGA Associate Members have access to a wealth of opportunities to save money while improving your golf game. Get discounts on green fees and tee times at top courses throughout Southern California. When you join, you’ll automatically receive credit with top golf retailers such as, GolfTEC, and Roger Dunn / The Golf Mart.

And with discounts on golf lessons and an official USGA Handicap Index® you can even improve your play!



SCGA Member Exclusive Deal!

St. Mark Golf Club

Two Guest Stay & Play Package: Accommodations at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

Enjoy Exclusive Access &
Discounts at Top Courses

Get Your USGA/GHIN Handicap

A USGA/GHIN Handicap Index ® is the gold standard for tracking your improvement or competing with other golfers. That’s because GHIN is the only Handicap Index that is universally trusted by Southern California golfers for competitive purposes.

  • Get a razor-sharp assessment of your skill level and progress
  • Access any tournament that requires a Handicap Index®
  • Level the playing field when playing with friends
  • Start competing - regardless of your current skill level!
  • Join a local SCGA golf club to find others at your ability level
  • Play and compete for prizes in a charity tournament
  • Start networking with business clients and colleagues
  • Beat your friends and win their money

Get Your USGA/GHIN Handicap Now!

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FORE Magazine

SCGA members receive a subscription to FORE, the premier lifestyle magazine on golf in Southern California, which mails quarterly. FORE magazine reports extensively on golf, travel, dining, philanthropy and human-interest stories that will both intrigue and impress readers, whether casual golf fans or passionate competitive players.

Get FORE in Your Mailbox!

Join Today To Get This Super Value Package!

  • Access to SCGA Golf Leagues (coming soon to an area near you!)
  • Group Golf Vacations (Bandon Dunes, Hawaii, Pinehurst, and more!)
  • Exclusive member-only deals at SoCal’s premier golf facilities
  • Access to 50+ private courses through SCGA Member Outings
  • Access to SCGA Tournaments for All Ages and Skill Levels
  • $200+ in Savings from SCGA partners including UnderPar, Roger Dunn and GolfTEC!
  • Access to a Passionate Community of Golfers in Your Area
  • A USGA/GHIN Handicap Index®
  • Complimentary Subscription to FORE Magazine

Don't wait to start
playing more golf!

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