[Viewing mobile site] View desktop site
IGA Logo

Membership News


News from the IGA Membership Department.

 

2017 IGA Spring Meetings

District 1
February 16, 2017
Crane Creek Country Club

District 2
March 9, 2017
Blue Lakes Country Club

District 3
March 16, 2017
Blackfoot Golf Course

The agenda for all three meetings will be as follows:

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Handicap System Review (Club HDCP Committee Responsibilities)
6:00 – 6:30 p.m.

...Read More
 

 

Top 10’s of 2016

Some of our members have posted an astounding amount of rounds to their handicap this year. That’s why we want to share this information with the golfing community!

These numbers are based off of golfers that were active in the GHIN system as of December 14, 2016.

...Read More
 

 

New Local Rule Eliminates Penalty for Player Who Accidentally Causes Ball to Move on Putting Green

 

New Local Rule Eliminates Penalty for a Player Who Accidentally Causes a Ball to Move on the Putting Green
 

FAR HILLS, N.J. (Dec. 8, 2016) – The USGA and The R&A today announced the introduction of a new Local Rule that eliminates the penalty when a ball is accidentally moved on the putting green.

...Read More
 

 

Remembering Dr. Richard Stroud

stroud

On November 5, 2016, one of the game’s most influential and accomplished volunteers passed away at his home in Eagle, ID at the age of 80. Stroud served on the USGA Executive Committee from 1977 to 1979, but his legacy is in the area of handicapping and course rating.

...Read More
 

 

IGA Member Clubs Viewing Inactive Season

We can’t believe that time of year is already here!  November 14, 2016 is the last day to record a score to your handicap if you play a round of golf at any IGA member club. Keep in mind, that if you travel to an area viewing an active season, you must post that score.

...Read More
 

 

IGA Versus USGA Membership

A couple of times a year, we receive phone calls about membership options. There are two memberships that often get mixed up. That’s a membership to the United States Golf Association and a membership to a State or Regional Golf Association.

...Read More
 

 

New to the Game?

Golf can be a very intimidating game to be introduced to. The game has its own culture with a set of complicated Rules that can turn away newbies in an instant. Sometimes, it’s hard to figure out where to start. Lessons, Rules, people to play with, do I go out on the course or stay at the range?

...Read More
 

 

What Does Our Membership Look Like?

Fun Facts

As of the October 1, 2016 handicap revision, here is what we know about the current Idaho Golf Association membership:

...Read More
 

 

IGA Mixed 29 Foursomes Have New Champions

Ken Spraker and Jennifer Swindell

Sunday, October 9 the IGA’s last championship of the season was conducted at Jerome Country Club. The defending team of Kyle and Reagan Delorey were looking for another win

...Read More
 

 

2016 Women’s InterClub Matches End With a Bang

The 2016 IGA Women’s InterClub Matches had 18 teams competing within three divisions.  The competition consisted of four-ball matches with gross and net Nassau scoring. Five rounds of matches were contested throughout the summer at BanBury Golf Course, Purple Sage Golf Course, McCall Golf Course, Centennial Golf Course and Quail Hollow Golf Course.

...Read More
 

 
  • PGA Rocky Mountain Section
  • GHIN
  • USGA
  • First Tee
  • PNGA