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Fall 2018 Alabama Golf Association Rules of Golf Seminar Schedule Announced


AGA Rules of Golf Seminar

BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Alabama Golf Association (AGA) has announced the Fall 2018 schedule for its annual educational series of USGA Rules of Golf Seminars. There will be four seminars in Fall 2018 and approximately ten more scheduled in Winter/Spring of 2019.

The four scheduled seminars are free of charge to attendees, who will view a narrated computer presentation on the major changes in the 2019 Rules of Golf followed by question and answer sessions. Seminars typically last between 1 ½ to 2 hours in duration. A free 2019 USGA Player’s Edition of the Rules of Golf book will be distributed to all participants, and information on the Alabama Golf Association will be available.

Seminars are open to golfers of all ages and abilities including members of AGA member clubs, golf professionals, college and high school golf teams and the general public.

PGA members receive two "General Category" MSR education credits for attending a seminar.

Seminar attendees are encouraged to pre-register online at http://www.alabamagolf.org/education-seminars.

For further information, contact the Alabama Golf Association, 3041 Lorna Road, Hoover, AL 35216, phone: 205-979-1234 or e-mail: brian@alabamagolf.org. 

The 2018 schedule with sites and times:

Thursday

November 29

Vestavia Country Club

Birmingham

5:30pm

Tuesday

December 4

Huntsville Country Club

Huntsville

5:30pm

Tuesday

December 11

Country Club of Mobile

Mobile

5:30pm

Thursday

December 13

Montgomery Country Club

Montgomery

5:30pm

About the Alabama Golf Association (AGA)

The Alabama Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization founded in 1915 whose mission is to serve and promote amateur golf in Alabama. AGA membership consists of over 130 member clubs represented by nearly 18,500 individuals. The activities and services of the Alabama Golf Association are governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Alabama golfers who wish to serve the game and the association through service.

AGA is the USGA's liaison for golf in Alabama conducting national championship qualifying, administering the USGA Handicap system including the GHIN Handicap service, course & slope rating and education. The AGA annually conducts 13 championships and team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. The AGA also conducts Alabama high school golf championships and assists with many collegiate events including the SEC Men's Golf Championship. In addition to competitions, the AGA administers the AGA Women's Scholarship Fund that is dedicated to assisting young female golfers in higher education and supports the Alabama Turfgrass Research Foundation.

Since 1980, the AGA has managed the affairs of the Southern Golf Association which includes conducting the Southern Amateur Championship and Southern Junior Championship, in conjunction with the Board of Directors of the Southern Golf Association.

For more information about the Alabama Golf Association, visit www.alabamagolf.org.

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