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WELCOME

Welcome to the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Executive Women's Golf Association. We formed the chapter in 1999 with ladies primarily in the Naples area. We recently changed our name from the Naples Chapter to the Southwest Florida Chapter, and our members stretch all the way from Marco Island to Naples to Ft. Myers and beyond to Cape Coral.


2015 SWFL EWGA Board Members

Email
Mourine White - Board President
Sue Shaeffer - Member Services
Vivian Ebert - Member Recruitment
Marianne Meola - Finance and Records
Mary Marshall - Marketing and Communications
Doreen LaPierre & Kerstin Koenig - Golf Events
Bonnie Masterson - Social Events

EWGA CHAMPIONSHIP

Congratulations to the SWFL Chapter Scramble team (Michele Klinowski, Mary Marshall, Patty Gift and Nancy Stone) for placing 3rd at the Regional Tournament on June 20th in Hallendale.

Congratulations to our Stroke Play champions!  They will be advancing to the EWGA National Finals on October 30-31 in Palm Springs, CA

Stephanie Truchan 1st Flight (low net)

Carole Stansfield 3rd Flight (low net)

EDUCATION EVENTS

Sizzling Summer Lesson Package
for SWFL EWGA Members

Patty Driapsa, LPGA Class A member at Spring Run Golf Club is offering a lesson package for
EWGA members.
3 lessons for $99.00.
Schedule at your convenience.
Special Offer valid through September 30.
Please call the Spring Run Golf Shop at
239-949-0707 or email Patty at pdriapsa@springrun.com to make an appointment.
website :
www.springrun.com.
The club will be CLOSED on Wednesdays through October.

GOLF EVENTS 

Golf & Lunch - THURSDAYS
A few changes for our 18 hole Thursday league. The schedule will come out ONCE EACH MONTH.  Sign-up for the dates you would like to play along with your handicap.  Space is limited so sign-up early. Cancellations should be at a minimum and as early as possible.  

Please plan to stay for lunch.  Tee times between 8:30-9:00am.  

July 30       Dunes Golf Club, Sanibel Island $30.00
August 6    Vasari Country Club, $35.00 includes lunch & sleeve of balls
August 13  Heritage Bay Golf and Country Club, $35.00
August 20  Worthington Country Club, $35.00 includes lunch
August 26 (Wednesday) Kensington Golf and Country Club,  $38.00 

You need to have a handicap in order to play in this group and all
participants should enter their scores on the EWGA or FSGA websites  in order to keep them current. If for some reason you need to cancel please let me know by Tuesday, noon. 

contact Janet Greene to sign up


Thursday's 9 & Unwind at 4pm
If you are a beginner or an experienced golfer looking to refine your game and meet new people, please join us on Thursday afternoons this summer for 9 holes of golf.  We will try and play courses more centrally located in Bonita/Estero and North Naples.

Stoneybrook will be our default course if we cannot get tee times at a good price elsewhere.

We know weather may be a frequent problem in the afternoons but we will deal with it.

The dates we will be playing are listed below.  Watch the newsletter for the courses and tee times of future dates.

July 23rd  - Vasari - Tee Time 4:15 pm $14
August 6th -  StoneyBrook - Tee Time 4:20 pm
August 13th - TBD
August 20th - TBD
August 27th - TBD
Sept 3rd - TBD
Sept 10th - TBD
Sept 17th - TBD
Sept 24th - TBD

Contact: Renee Porter-Medley via email rportermedley@gmail.com or 
Mobile: 239-247-2444 to be placed on Summer Afternoon 9 & Unwind email list.
 
Our Summer Match Play events are back.
Come join us for one or all or our Match Play Events this summer.
We all had a great time at The Esplanade on July 11.  Top 3 winner were:
Handicap 0-19.9 :
Judy Slater 16
Michele Klinowski 15
Mary Marshall 12

Handicap 20 and above:
Carol Mirando 15.5
Lori Drumm 15
Maribel Slabaugh 15
 
The closest to the pin proximities were captured by Jan Boeglin and Carol Mirando.

The second match play will be held on August 8, from 9AM to 2PM at Quail Creek Country Club. The last match paly will be on September 12.

You'll be playing two 9 hole matches within your handicap group of either 0-19.9 or 20 and above. Points are given for holes won and the overall match.
Each event will have individual winners and there will also be overall winners after the last event in September.     123

Play Lists
 

E-mail Bonnie Masterson if you want to be put on the weekend and/or weekday lists. Whenever you want to organize a game, simply email the people on the list and set up the tee times.

FRANKLIN TEMPLETON SHOOTOUT SUMMER SERIES

FSGA ONE-DAY EVENTS

SOCIAL EVENTS

AUGUST Social Event -  LOVE THAT DRESS!

It's time for LOVE THAT DRESS to benefit Pace!!

Bring your donated used dress to Flemings in north Naples on Wednesday, August 19, 5:30 to 7:00 PM.  You will receive 2 tickets for appetizers or cocktails for only $18 including tax and tip!
Its for a worthy cause as they sell them for funds for the Pace School for Girls in Immokalee for disadvantaged girls. Its a great time to socialize and have fun with other EWGA ladies.
 
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HOT NEWS FROM EWGA HQ - July 2015

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

JULY
Saturday, 11 - Match Play Event (Esplanade)
Thursday, 23 - Golf & Lunch (Worthington)
Thursday, 23 - 9 & Unwind (Vasari)
Thursday, 30 - Golf & Lunch (Dunes, Sanibel))

AUGUST
Thursday, 6 - 9 & Unwind (Stoneybrook)
Saturday, 8 - Match Play Event (Quail Creek Country Club)
Wednesday, 19 - Love That Dress (Flemings, 5:30-7PM

SEPTEMBER
Saturday, 12 - Match Play Event (location TBA)
Sat-Sun, 19-20 - EWGA Cup Southern Qualifier

OCTOBER 
Sat-Sun, 24-25 - Pink Flamingo Weekend
Sat-Sun, 30-31 - EWGA Championship Finals

NOVEMBER 
Friday- Sat, 13-14 - EWGA Cup Finals
  





4pm Thursday Afternoon Summer 9 & Unwind:
We will try and play courses more centrally located in Bonita/Estero and North Naples.
Stoneybrook will be our default course if we cannot get tee times at good price elsewhere.
We know weather may be a frequent problem in the afternoons but we will deal with it.
 
July 9th: Go online and make your reservation directly with Stoneybrook. http://stoneybrookgolfestero.com/2014/06/book-your-tee-time/
Schedule your tee time around 4pm (one foursome is already scheduled for 4:20pm)
We will have a drink at Duffy's afterwards.
 
July 16th TBD by  Renee Porter-Medley
July 23rd TBD by Trish Hare
July 30th no golf unless someone else plans it : )
August 6 & 13 TBD by Renee
August 20 & 27 TBD by Trish
September 3,10, 17 & 24 TBD
 
Contact: Renee Porter-Medley via email rportermedley@gmail.com or by Mobile: 239-247-2444 to be placed on Summer Afternoon 9 & Unwind email list.
 
4pm Thursday Afternoon Summer 9 & Unwind:
We will try and play courses more centrally located in Bonita/Estero and North Naples.
Stoneybrook will be our default course if we cannot get tee times at good price elsewhere.
We know weather may be a frequent problem in the afternoons but we will deal with it.
 
July 9th: Go online and make your reservation directly with Stoneybrook. http://stoneybrookgolfestero.com/2014/06/book-your-tee-time/
Schedule your tee time around 4pm (one foursome is already scheduled for 4:20pm)
We will have a drink at Duffy's afterwards.
 
July 16th TBD by  Renee Porter-Medley
July 23rd TBD by Trish Hare
July 30th no golf unless someone else plans it : )
August 6 & 13 TBD by Renee
August 20 & 27 TBD by Trish
September 3,10, 17 & 24 TBD
 
Contact: Renee Porter-Medley via email rportermedley@gmail.com or by Mobile: 239-247-2444 to be placed on Summer Afternoon 9 & Unwind email list.
 

EASY AS 1-2-3

Click here  to register for an SWFL EWGA event.
  • ALL members, guests and non-members of SWFLEWGA must go to our 123 signup system to register for all events by the stated deadline and BEFORE arriving at the event.  Here's the procedure:
  • CLICK ON THE     
  • You will almost immediately get a confirmation email back saying you have registered. 
  • If you haven't registered or want to bring a guest after the registration deadline but before the actual event, please contact the Event Coordinator to see if there is still availability.
  • For most events, if the event sells out, you can still register and you will be put on a wait list.  The wait list will be in the order registrations are received (no skipsies!).  The Event Coordinator will contact you if you are able to attend.
  • If you have successfully registered for an event but need to cancel prior to the stated cancellation deadline, please contact the Event Coordinator as there may be a waiting list. 
  • If you are entitled to a refund, you will receive a check in the mail (less the $10 cancel fee) within 30 days.  
  • And lastly, paying by credit card (MC, Visa or Discover, no AMEX) when you register is the recommended method of payment. We do not accept credit cards at most of our events.

HOLE-IN-ONE and 2 CLUB

Hole-in-One Insurance

Purchase your hole in one insurance for $5.00

If you do not see your name on THIS LIST and you have paid please contact:
kerstin@variety-travel.com 

Congratulations to Marijo Mass on her ACE at Hibiscus on February 26
Congratulations to Marianne Meola on her ACE at Heritage Bay on May 16

2 Club - Rules and Members
 Click here 

HANDICAPS

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE EWGA SITE TO POST A SCORE
You may have to login in order to access this page.

Manual Score Entry

The EWGA handicap service does not have every course handicap that you may play.
Click here for instructions on how to manually enter a score.

Why have a handicap?
Click here
 for the answer.

Click here for the handicap articles that have appeared in the BLAST.

CLICK HERE for all archived GOLF TIPS from the BLAST

SPONSORSHIP

 Thinking of becoming a sponsor for SWFL EWGA?


Click here
 for the brochure.

Click here for information about our current sponsors.

POLICIES & PROCEDURES

Click here to view our event policies and procedures.
Any non-member participating in an EWGA league or golf event is required to sign a Release and Indemnification Agreement. These forms will be available at the event.
Click here to view.

COMMUNICATIONS

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