Benefits of a LGA Membership

USGA Handicap Index & LGA/GHIN Mobile App

  • A valid USGA Handicap Index with a GHIN "Golfer Handicap and Information Network" Number.
    • LGA Members can post their scores, check their handicap index, or calculate their course handicap from anywhere across the country through a PC at LGAGOLF.ORG or their mobile device using the LGA/GHIN Mobile App. 




Compete in one of nine (9) LGA Championships

  • LGA Membership allows you the opportunity to register and compete in our amateur championships.

    Louisiana Amateur

    Louisiana Mid-Amateur

    (25 yrs and Older)

    Louisiana Senior Amateur

    (50 yrs and Older)

    Louisiana Junior Amateur

    (18 Yrs Old and Under)

    LGA Four-Ball

    LGA Senior Four-Ball

    LGA Net Amateur

    LGA Club Team

    Junior River Cup (Invitation Only)


  • The LGA also conducts on behalf of the USGA, six (6) USGA Championship Qualifiers:

    • U.S. Open

    • U.S. Amateur

    • U.S. Mid-Amateur

    • U.S. Senior Amateur

    • U.S. Amateur Four-Ball

    • U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball





 NEW - Travel Discounts & LGA Member Trips

  • Affinity Travel Benefits -  Access to "Members Only" pricing on over 700,000 hotels nationally and around the world. The LGA has partnered with Affinity Travel Benefits  to provide our members with savings on lodging for your next trip for business or leisure.


  • Sullivan Golf Travel - The LGA is proud to announce a partnership with Sullivan Golf Travel that will provide LGA Members:
    • An opportunity at a " Trip of a Lifetime" to Southwest Ireland for the LGA Members Overseas Trip - August 22-29, 2018
    • LGA Members can receive a 5% discount when they use Sullivan Golf Travel to create their overseas golf excursions.

Click here For more information on LGA Travel Benefits.


Courtyard by Marriott Lafayette Airport - LGA Member Discounted Rate

LGA Members may receive a discounted room rate of $99/night at the Courtyard by Marriott, Lafayette Airport. The discounted rate is applicable for Double Queen and King rooms only.  

The Hotel's phone number is: 337-232-5005.

Audubon Golf Trail Discount Card

Through partnership with the Audubon Golf Trail (AGT), LGA Members are entitled to one complimentary cart fee at 10 Audubon Golf Trail facilities on an annual basis.  A total value of approximately $250 annually per member.

The 10 participating AGT facilities are:

  • Atchafalaya GC at Idlewild (Patterson)
  • Audubon Park GC (New Orleans)
  • Carter Plantation (Springfield)
  • Cypress Bend Golf Resort (Many)
  • Gray Plantation (Lake Charles)
  • The Island (Plaquemine)
  • OakWing GC (Alexandria)
  • Tamahka Trails GC (Marksville)
  • TPC Louisiana (Gretna)


The AGT Discount Card is now a digital downloadable card you can have on your mobile device, for ease of access.


Complimentary Golf Digest Subscription for a year


  • By provide your e-mail address and signing up annually, LGA Members gain a year's subscription to Golf Digest.