Supporting and promoting golf in Northern California

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More than 150,000 golfers play NCGA events, keep official USGA handicaps and have access to incredible affordable golf!

Are you a junior or a member of another women’s club? Click here if you’re a junior, here if you’re a PWGA member, or here if you’re a WGANC member.

Note: All NCGA memberships are on a calendar year basis and expire Jan. 14.

What They’re Saying About the NCGA

  • Robert Trent Jones Jr.

    Robert Trent Jones Jr.
    World Famous Golf Course Architect

    “The NCGA is by far the most progressive golf association in the United States, bar none, including the USGA.”

  • Kevin Sutherland

    Kevin Sutherland
    First Champions Tour Pro to Shoot 59

    “I have so many great memories of coming to Pebble Beach to play amateur golf. It was all because of the NCGA.”

  • Matt Bettencourt

    Matt Bettencourt
    PGA Tour Winner, 2-time NCGA POY

    “I’d encourage all amateurs to play in NCGA events. The NCGA was everything to me. It helped me develop my game and compete at a higher level.”

  • Diana Murphy

    Diana Murphy
    USGA President

    “Poppy Hills and the NCGA are proven industry leaders, we applaud and support their efforts on behalf of the game.”

A Snapshot of What You Get as an NCGA Member

  • Keep an Official USGA Handicap: Find and play with golfers of your skill-level. Track your improvement and set up friendly games with golfers of any ability.
  • Play a PGA Tour course for as little as $72: Save as much as $150 off green fees when you play Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach.
  • Playing privileges at Poppy Ridge in Livermore Wine Country: Receive exclusive prime-time discounts.
  • Poppy Hills and Poppy Ridge golf shop and restaurant discounts: Receive 20% off merchandise, and 10% off your food bill (excluding alcohol).
  • NCGA Amateur Tour Card: Play in net and scratch competitions throughout the year, including championships in Pebble Beach at Spyglass Hill and Poppy Hills.
  • Seasonal discounts at Pebble Beach Resorts: Receive exclusive stay-and-play packages from Pebble Beach Resorts during the offseason.
  • Member Outings: Play country clubs and exclusive resorts throughout Northern California, and take trips to golf destinations in the U.S. and British Isles.
  • Year-round discount at Worldwide Golf Shops: Receive a $15 coupon in January, and 10% off golf gear.
  • Northern California Golf Course Directory: Receive the quarterly NCGA Golf magazine, including its annual Golf Course Directory issue.
  • And more: Including discounts on; insurance, travel, entertainment, golf education, and certification opportunities. Learn more about all the benefits of an NCGA membership.

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