19th Hole Duffers Club
In existence for nearly 40 years, 19th Hole Duffers Club hosts year-round from Napa/Sonoma to Carmel. Tourneys are scheduled every two weeks from April through October, and once per month from November through March. There’s also a two-day event in Reno/Tahoe over Labor Day weekend. The membership fee is $96.
Cannonball Golf Club
Cannonball GC holds monthly tournaments in the East, South, and North Bay starting in February and running through November. Annual Club dues and tournament fees are $85 and include "closest to the hole" competitions. The club also features a Club Championship and Points Leaderboard for Player of the Year that includes awards for each, as well as a weekend tournament in the summer held either in Reno, Gold Country, or the Monterey area. A generous payout for flight competition is also offered.
Par Valley Golf Club
The club was established in 1992 (formally Rolm GC and then changed to Siemens GC). The club’s name changed to Par Valley GC in 2008. We are a mixed club consisting of men, women, and juniors with established handicaps from 3 to 36. Our club’s season runs from March to November. Most tournaments are held Saturdays (or sometimes on Sundays due to course availability) and are usually within a one-hour drive from the Silicon Valley area. New membership is $79 and renewal is $69.
Shot Takers Golf Club
From its inception, the Shot Takers Golf Club (STGC) has been a haven for low handicappers and hackers seeking another reason to get out once a month and play golf. The NCGA membership year begins January 1 and concludes December 31. The STGC schedules monthly events from January through October. New membership: $100; renewing membership $90. New junior membership (18 and under) $85; renewing junior membership $75.
Members can play in tournaments AmateurGolf.com
runs around the state, and enjoy a savings of $50. Tournaments are typically two-day, 36-hole stroke play competitions that participate in the NCGA Points program. They are played on the best daily fee courses in the state, such as Coyote Creek, Bayonet/Black Horse, and Stevinson Ranch. Three Divisions provide competition in Scratch, Senior Scratch, and Net flights. Membership is $95 and includes full access to AmateurGolf.com
, a $49 value.
Dragons Golf Club
The Dragons Golf Club is an NCGA club for Asian-American professionals and our friends in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our members are knowledgeable and passionate about the game of golf, and we cherish the camaraderie when we gather for our tournaments, dinners, and road trips. The Dragons venture all over the SF Bay Area and beyond for different competitive challenges. We play monthly during the prime of the season (March through October) and exclusively on the finer daily fee, resort, and private courses of Northern California, with additional opportunities to travel and compete in the NCGA associate club tournaments and the 36-hole invitationals of the Chinese Golf Federation. Other features include a season-long match play bracket, a two-day summertime Ryder Cup style intra-club match, biannual group trips to golf destinations (such as Bandon Dunes, Whistling Straits, and Pinehurst), and a year-end awards banquet and holiday party.
Fore Women Golf Association (FWGA)
Since its inception in 1996, FWGA provides opportunities for women to play golf with other women and to have fun while engaging in a quality experience. FWGA offers its members — of all levels of ability — weekly opportunities to play 9 or 18 Holes of casual play golf at various Bay area golf courses, enroll in clinics, and participate in tournaments throughout the year. Whatever your level of play, come and join the fun and play more golf!
Friends and Firefighters Golf Club
Our club was established in 1987 and was originally made up of firefighters and retired firefighters. Over the years, others have joined, and now we are comprised of members from all walks of life, most of whom are retired. We play twelve tournaments per year at courses throughout the Bay Area, and all of our events take place on weekdays. We love our golf, and we emphasize the friendship and camaraderie that this great game fosters! And even though we keep it light, we adhere to the rules of golf in order to determine who truly is “The Club Champion!” Membership is open to everyone, no matter their age, gender, or skill level. We hope to see you on the links!
The iGolf Club is a co-ed NCGA associate club, which has been in existence since 2000. Tournament fees run between $60-$115 depending on the course. Most tournaments are individual net stroke play with up to four flights (3 men and 1 woman). We also have team events and other formats throughout the year. Membership fees: $81(existing NCGA member); $91 (new NCGA member); $66 (multi-club members who plan on using iGolf Club as their primary tournament club); $76 (reinstate fee for iGolf membership).
Lawyers and Judges Golf Club
The Lawyers and Judges Golf Association has existed for over 70 years and consists of lawyers, judges, and others related to the legal profession throughout Northern California. Members’ golfing abilities range from near scratch to indexes of over 30. Both men and women are welcome. Membership in the Association includes membership in the NCGA and an official USGA Index. The Association generally has outings once a month from March through November at excellent courses throughout Northern California. Some examples of recent scheduled outings are: TPC San Francisco Bay at Stonebrae., Lake Merced C.C., Contra Costa C.C., Diablo Country Club, Harding Park, Half Moon Bay, and Mira Vista C.C.
Menlo Park Presbyterian Church GC
Menlo Park Presbyterian Church Golf Club (MPPC Golf Club) focuses on fun and Christian fellowship. We embrace men and women golfers of all abilities. Our club usually plays 10 tournaments per year from March through November. New membership fee is $85, renewal fees $75, and transfers $75. No need to be a member of our club to play — guests welcome.
Whether you’re looking for an affordable club to maintain a handicap (we’re a great deal!) or you want a quality tournament experience with a fun, friendly, and social group, we’re your club. We’re open to men and women of all handicap levels. Come join the fun!
Northern California Golf Club
Northern California Golf Club (NCGC) offers its members the opportunity to play in monthly golf tournaments all over the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. For upcoming tournaments, check out our schedule
. Golfers of all skill levels, who have some experience and are familiar with the basic rules and etiquette of golf are welcome to join. Golfers of similar skill levels are able to compete against one another. Our club uses 3 scoring divisions (known as a “flight”). New membership rate $76; renewing member $66.
Rasta Cruz Golf Club
Founded in 1992, we are an NCGA Associate Club for working professionals and friends throughout the Bay Area and the Central Coast. We have a wide range of golfers, with indexes ranging from low single digits to 20+. Most of our members are in the 7-15 range. We play a 9-event season that runs from March through November. Our events are held at courses throughout Northern California, and every tournament is a different format. The biggest event of the year is the Rasta Cup, which is a 3-round, two-day Ryder Cup style competition. Annual membership is $100.
Ready to join the best and most fun amateur (emphasis on amateur) Golf Tour in NorCal? The SHTSHW Tour is a NCGA Associate Club that offers players of ALL skill levels and experience monthly competitions at great courses across California as well as great comradery and networking with good people, and a place to let loose and have some weekend fun on the course. Membership includes your own GHIN handicap with access to all the benefits that come with being an NCGA and USGA member. In addition, you will also receive entry into multiple year long prize pools and with access to 17 tournaments across 30 courses you will never get bored! Players compete against other players of similar skill levels so it's always fair and everyone has a chance to “Have a Day” and take home a win. So if you love golf, traveling, competing, having fun and meeting new and like-minded folks come Join the Movement! Tournaments are hosted every 3-5 weeks from January through November from the Bay Area to Sac Town with membership starting at only $15.99 a month! Check us out at our website SSTOUR.ORG
or follow us on Instagram @SHTSHWTOUR or contact our club president Jeremy Howard directly at 9162152440.
SOCO Peppers GC plays 12-15 tournaments at different courses between March and October, principally in the North Bay and East Bay. The majority of tournaments are played on Saturdays. There is a two-day club championship in September and a year-end scramble with awards presented at our last tournament of the year. We also run a match-play championship throughout the season. Men and women of all abilities are welcome.
Sons in Retirement (SIR)
The largest NCGA Associate Club with over 3,000 members, most SIR branches
have a golf activity (NCGA Associate Golf Club) and play once a week at nearby courses. Many branches offer both 9-hole and 18-hole groups and play various formats (Low Net, Best Ball, Scramble, etc.). Many also have coed 9-hole events on a regular basis. SIR also offers away tournaments for all SIR NCGA branch members. Each year, we schedule several two-day or three-day tournaments in various locations (e.g. Las Vegas, Reno, Solvang, San Diego). We also hold a State Scramble Team Championship in August and a State Individual Championship in October.
South City Duffers
Tournaments are held once a month on Wednesdays from March through December at courses in the greater Bay Area, including the North, East, and South Bay. There is also an annual away trip. Open to those still working and retired golfers of all skill levels. Monthly tournament fees are $70 with prizes for first place through third in all three flights and closest to the hole on the par threes. Yearly membership dues are $150. Benefits include a member’s dinner and Christmas dinner (open to spouses), both of which include gifts.
SRI International GC
Tournaments: Monthly events rotating to different venues. The season runs from mid-January through mid-November, with club championships taking place over consecutive weeks in September. We also hold an end-of-the-year banquet with an awards ceremony recognizing members that have won each of the three flights. Membership fee: $76.
Sunol Valley Men’s Club
The Sunol Valley Men’s Club was founded in 1969. Upon the closing of the golf course in December 2015, the club transitioned to an NCGA Associate Club. The club now holds one tournament each month, Saturdays only, January through December, highlighted by its two-day Club Championship (Saturday and Sunday event) in November.