Event Agenda

2015 EWGA Championship Finals

Event Date: October 30-31, 2015


The Westin Mission Hills Resort

Pete Dye Course 
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Gary Player Course
70705 Ramon Road
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

About the EWGA Championship Finals:
In its 20th year, the EWGA Championship has grown to be one of the largest women’s amateur golf competitions in the world. Members representing 120 EWGA Chapters compete for honors in five flights. For online information visit www.ewgachampionship.com and select the 2015 FINALS tab on the green navigation bar.

Volunteer Opportunities:
Are available to all competitors with travel companions who are interested in being a part of one of the largest women's amateur competitions in the USA.  To register as a volunteer, hover over the 2015 FINALS tab, select VOLUNTEER INFORMATION and complete the Volunteer Registration Form by indicating your desired volunteer position.  For more information, please send an email to championship@myewga.com.   


Course Assignments:
Competitors will play two Championship Tournament Rounds on the same course assigned to their respective flight.

  • The GARY PLAYER Course will host the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Flights.
  • The PETE DYE Course will host the Championship Flight and Scramble Teams.

Practice Rounds:

Players must book practice round reservations in advance by October 15, 2015.
Gary Player Course Golf Pro Shop: (760) 770-2908  -  $65.00 (includes yardage card)
Pete Dye Course Golf Pro Shop:
 (760) 328-3198  -  $65.00 (includes yardage card)
(request EWGA rate when booking)

Wednesday, Oct 28th – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, Oct 29th – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  (Rules Meeting begins at 5:00 PM)

Guest Play Experience Rounds:

Book advanced reservations by October 15th, 2015. Please call the golf shop to make your reservation (Gary Player – (760) 770-2908; Pete Dye – (760) 328-3198), be sure to identify yourself as an EWGA Championship Guest Play Experience participant when making reservation. If you need any assistance while making your reservation, please ask to speak with Brandon Christensen.

    The Joshua Tree – Includes 2 rounds of golf
    The Date Palm – Includes 1 round of golf

Guest Play Experience Rounds may be played at the following times:
Wednesday – any time on DYE or PLAYER
Thursday – 7:30 AM shotgun or any time on DYE or PLAYER
Friday – afternoon on the DYE course after 12:30 PM

Caddie Services:

Caddie services are available and permitted at the Championship Finals level of competition.  Services can be arranged directly with Brandon Christensen by emailing bchristensen@troon.com or phoning (760) 275-8361 and MUST be indicated on your registration form. Payment for caddie services is the responsibility of individual employing caddie.

     Walking Caddie Fee:  $80 per bag/per round plus gratuity

Please note all caddies MUST register online and MUST sign and submit a Caddie Registration Agreement Form via email to championship@myewga.com or via fax to 888-455-1899.


        The Westin Mission Hills

71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
(760) 628-5955 - Resort Phone
(877) 253-0041 - Reservation Phone
Online Reservation Link - Coming Soon

Standard: $119.00 per night + tax (Traditional Guestrooms)

Rate $119.00 plus 13.065% tax. King or Q/Q Bed selection based on availability. Resort fee has been waived for participants. The cut- off date for reserving rooms in the ROOM BLOCK is 5:00pm local time on Sept 12, 2015. Credit card shall serve to confirm the reservation for the dates indicated, and, upon check-in, may be used as the Guest’s method of payment. There is no cancellation penalty if cancellation is received by Hotel at least 48 hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained. Cancellations made within 48 hours of arrival will be subject to a one night’s room and tax cancellation charge. The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa is a smoke free hotel.

Shuttle Service to Gary Player Course:

Is available on a first come first serve basis from 6:30am-8am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Please see the front desk for transportation. It is ten minute ride to The Gary Player Golf Course and the shuttle van can take a maximum of 8 persons and bags at a time, so please allow ample time when scheduling. Return transportation is also provided by phoning The Westin Transportation Desk.

EWGA's Monster Ball:

Calling all Ghouls, Goblins, Ghosts, and Golfers…it’s time to see who’s brought the scariest game of them all!!! So grab your broom or throw on your wings and fly over to EWGA’s Monster Ball on Friday night, Oct. 30th. Dress to impress so you can claim the coveted “Best Individual Costume” or “Best Team Costume” Prize. Don’t miss out on the evening activities featuring “eye-balls” and a seat for Count Dracula’s dinner. It’s sure to be a scare, so don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime night of festivities with a cocktail reception and dinner. Costumes are encouraged!

Guest Meals:

Guests may choose to dine with competitors throughout the Championship event by registering for one of the Guest Play Experiences (The Joshua Tree or The Date Palm) OR by selecting any of the A La Carte meal options during the online registration process. PLEASE review the descriptions of the Guest Play and A La Carte meal packages carefully, prior to online registration.
Click here to review the 2015 Championship Finals Competitor Fee Breakdown


2015 EWGA Championship Event Schedule for COMPETITORS:

Click here for a printable version of the 2015 Championship Finals information and event schedule

Tues, Oct 27th All Day Competitor Arrivals
Wed, Oct 28th All Day Practice Rounds – PLAYER & DYE Courses
  7:30 AM - 4 PM Gary Player & Pete Dye Practice Rounds
  12 PM – 4 PM Player Registration – Ambassador Foyer
  12 PM – 4 PM EWGA Shop Open – Ambassador Foyer
  6 PM - 6:30 PM Champion's Cocktail Reception - Rancho Mirage Foyer - Invitation ONLY
  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Champion's Dinner - Rancho Mirage Room - Invitation ONLY
Thurs, Oct 29th 6:30 AM - 9:30 AM Player Breakfast Buffet - Oasis Ballroom/Courtyard (Use Player Meal Wrist Band)
  7 AM - 10 AM Volunteer Check-in - Room 517
  7 AM - 4 PM Player Registration - Ambassador Foyer
  7 AM – 4 PM EWGA Shop - Moroccan Boardroom
  7:30 AM Shotgun Guest Play Opportunity - The Joshua Tree & The Date Palm  (Optional)
  7:30 AM - 4 PM Practice Round Block - PLAYER & DYE Courses
  11:30 AM -
1:30 PM
Box Lunch - delivered on the course 
  4:30 PM - 5 PM Caddie Meeting - Ambassador Ballroom
  5 PM - 6 PM MANDATORY Player Rules Meeting - Ambassador Ballroom
  6 PM - 9 PM Welcome Reception, Marketplace & Silent Auction - Ambassador Ballroom (Use Player Meal  Wrist Band)
Fri, Oct 30th 6 AM - 9 AM Player Breakfast Buffet - Oasis Ballroom/Courtyard (Use Player Meal Wrist Band)
  6:30 AM - 9:30 AM Volunteer Check-in and Late Player Registration - Room 517
  7:45 AM - 9:45 AM Championship Rounds Begin (Split Tee Start - All Courses)
  11:30 AM -
1:30 PM
Box Lunch - delivered on the course 
  1 PM - 6 PM EWGA Shop - Moroccan Boardroom
  12:30 PM
Tee Times
Guest Play Opportunity - The Joshua Tree & The Date Palm  (Optional)
   6 PM - 6:30 PM EWGA's Monster Ball Cocktail Reception - Ambassador Foyer
  6:30 PM - 9 PM EWGA's Monster Ball - Ambassador Ballroom  (Use Player Meal Wrist Band)
Sat, Oct 31st 6 AM - 9 AM Player Breakfast Buffet - Oasis Ballroom/Courtyard  (Use Player Meal Wrist Band)
  6:30 AM - 9:30 AM Volunteer Check-in - Room 517
  7:45 AM - 9:45 AM Championship Final Round Begins (Split Tee Start - All Courses)
  11:30 AM -
1:30 PM
Box Lunch - delivered on the course 
   4 PM – 7 PM EWGA Shop & Silent Auction Item Pick up - Moroccan Boardroom
  6 PM - 6:30 PM Cocktail Reception - Celebrity Foyer
  6:30 PM - 9 PM Awards Dinner & Presentation - Celebrity Ballroom (Use Player Meal Wrist Band)
Sun, Nov 1st  All Day Competitor Departures