Women’s Golf Day - Your Complete Guide

11th June 2019

Women’s Golf Day was celebrated on June 4th 2019, in hundreds of locations all around the world. Here is all you need to know about the growing event:

  • The first Women’s Golf Day was held in 2016, so it is now in the fourth year. During that time, over 50,000 women and girls have participated in the events.
  • womensgolfday.com describes the international event as “Created by women and men for women to enjoy golf and learn the skills that last a lifetime”. The website has all information for golfers wanting to take part, as well as venues wanting to become a location for the event. The site also includes all information about sponsors, participating locations and merchandise.
  • It is held in locations all over the world, with over 50 countries participating. These include the UK, America, Mauritius, Canada, Norway, Slovenia and Italy.
  • The day is a series of events in every location, each lasting four hours. The first two hours are spent playing golf, and the last two hours are for socialising
  • It is for all ages and abilities, from the beginner to the experienced golfer, with lessons and support for all skill levels. It is open to anyone; all you need to do is register on the website. Some locations have a small fee, but many are totally free of charge.
  • It has the backing of the professionals. Annika Sorenstam of the LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association), has helped promote this year’s event alongside the Women’s Golf Day team.
  • The event also supports the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.