Welcome to the Edmonton Golf Association

Edmonton Golfer, Lois Payne honoured for her lifetime achievement 

Lois Payne's 73rd Participation at the Ladies Edmonton Open

Here is a list of Lois Payne's Achievements:

Tournament Wins

  • 1981 Edmonton Ladies Senior
  • 1981 KRP Match Play team tournament with Jackie Little  when she defeated  Phyl Reid and Hall of Famer, Betty Cole
  • 1991, the NWT Open
  • Edmonton Ladies Super Seniors 1993, 1994, 1995
  • 2001 AB PGA Pro Lady
  • Two Jasper Park Totem Poles. These were week-long tournaments that attracted golfers from around the world.
  • In 2005, Edmonton hosted the World Master Games. Lois won 1 Gold, 2 silvers, and a bronze 
  • She has won 11 Glendale Championships
  • Sturgeon Valley’s Senior Championship
  • 2 Summer Games Gold Medals –  one in New Brunswick, and one in Alberta with Donna Rawson
  • She also won 3 Saskatchewan Open Titles

Other Accomplishments:

  • Lois Payne was inducted into the Legends Golf Hall of Fame 5 years ago. She joined the illustrious list with Betty Cole and Jackie Little
  • Played on the AB Senior team for the Canadian Provinces Tournament in Frederickton, NB
  • Played in 73 Edmonton Open Tournaments in all divisions, Amateur, Senior, and Super-Senior
  • Played in 7 Canadian Tournaments
  • Played in 53 Provincial Tournaments
  • Participated in Marshall and Podersky Interclub tournaments since they began
  • Curtis Stock of the Edmonton Journal wrote about Lois Payne in 2017 and again in 2019

 

What is the EGA?

The Edmonton Golf Association is a registered non-profit society of associated member clubs formed in 1921 to promote and preserve the game of golf in and around the Edmonton area.  The Edmonton Golf Association was incorporated in Alberta on October 16, 2003 and is run by a Board of Directors comprised of volunteers from member Clubs.

What does the EGA do?

The EGA works with the golf community and local businesses to schedule, plan and execute tournaments for the enjoyment and participation of amateur and professional golfers.

The EGA conducts a number of major tournaments annually, as well as organizing interclub competition for men, ladies and junior players in Edmonton andsurrounding areas. Scheduled tournaments include:

Who can become an EGA member?

Invitations to join the EGA are sent to golf clubs in and around the Edmonton area prior to each golf season. Clubs who would like their members to participate in EGA tournaments and interclub pay a fee to the EGA on behalf of their Club members.

All golfers are welcome to participate in any EGA event.

How are EGA member courses involved?

Member Clubs assist the EGA by hosting EGA tournaments at their golf clubs during the course of the golf season. Clubs who have joined the association are invited to attend the annual meetings. Clubs host interclub play for any Club wishing to participate.

 

 

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