Category Archives: Handicapping

Association season opening statistics

As the Association begins the 2014 golf season, we thought the following statistics from the 2013 season would be of some interest. The WPGA’s membership at the end of 2013 was 27,588. We have been around this number for five … Continue reading

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Opening season memo and information

Thank you for your continued support of the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association. It won’t be long before we can play golf here, as we’re about two weeks from posting local scores following the “winter of our discontent.” This winter the … Continue reading

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WPGA Handicap Chair Certification Seminar – Longue Vue Club, 4/2/14

The WPGA Handicap Committee is pleased to continue conducting the Association’s Handicap Chair Certification Program. The purpose of the program is to educate members and employees of Association Member Clubs on the USGA Handicap System and handicapping policies and procedures … Continue reading

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WPGA adopts National Revision Schedule for 2011

In anticipation of a significant change to the USGA Handicap System that will be mandatory beginning on January 1, 2012, the WPGA has adopted the principles of the National Revision Schedule for the 2011 calendar year. This move aligns the … Continue reading

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