Date: June 15, 2021 — June 16, 2021

Course: Fairwood Golf & Country Club, Renton, WA

Championship Details

Entry Fee: $170

Entry Includes: One hosted practice round, two rounds of competition, tee gifts, range balls, lunch following second round play and crystal awards for top finishers.

Entry Deadline: June 1, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility: Entries are open to female amateur golfers who: (1) meet the below age requirements, (2) have an up-to-date USGA Handicap Index issued by a WA Golf member club not exceeding 40.4, and (3) are members in good standing of a WA Golf member club.

Age: Senior players must have reached their fiftieth birthday by June 15, 2021. Super Senior players must have reached their sixty-fifth birthday by June 15, 2021.

Field Limit: Field will be limited to the first 24 qualified Seniors and the first 24 qualified Super Seniors. Entries will be accepted according to the time of receipt of entry and entry fee in addition to exempt players.

This championship runs concurrently with the Women’s Amateur and Mid-Amateur, which has a field limit of 72. WA Golf reserves the right to modify either field limit after the entry deadline to achieve a full field of 120 players.

Schedule: 36-hole stroke play (gross and net). In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff.

Practice Round: All players will be allowed one complimentary practice round prior to the championship.

Caddies: A player may provide her own caddie. Host club caddies will not be available.

Carts: Players and caddies may ride in a golf cart. Cart fees are $25 per cart/day. Fees will be collected during registration. Carts will be limited to one player per cart due to COVID-19.

Exempt Players (Senior): All past Washington Senior Women’s Amateur Champions in addition to the following players: Kris Adams, Catherine Allen, Ann Denhart, Leslie Folsom, Jane Harris, Carrie Jacobson, Gretchen Klein, Karen Madison.

Exempt Players (Super Senior): All past Washington Super Senior Women’s Amateur Champions in addition to addition to the following players: Debbie Acton, Kris Adams, Sunny Sue Kim, Karen Madison, Sue Ursino.

Exemptions: Champion earns an exemption into the following events:

  • Lifetime exemption into the Washington Super Senior Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 2022 Washington Senior Women’s Champion of Champions
  • 2022 Pacific Northwest Super Senior Women’s Amateur Championship

Lodging: WA Golf has negotiated the following discounted hotel rates for players and guests:

Courtyard Seattle Southcenter
400 Andover Park W.
Tukwila, WA 98188
(206) 575-2500 – Group Block: “Washington Women’s Amateur”
Online Reservations
Single & Double | $99.00 + tax
Reservation Cut Off Date: Friday, May 14, 2021

Additionally, WA Golf members can enjoy large discounts off hotels, as well as preferred rates for other travel opportunities and entertainment venues by using WA Golf Rewards! You will be prompted to login or create an account using your GHIN #. Once logged in you will be able to search hotels at a large discount.

Women’s Referral Program: Anyone who played in a WA Golf Women’s Championship in 2019 or 2020 is eligible to receive a $25 rebate by inviting a new player. New players (must not have played in the WA Golf Championship they are registering for in 2019 or 2020) who register will also receive the $25 rebate. New players should indicate the player that referred them during the online registration process. Rebates are limited to one per person, per championship.

All rebates will be issued in the form of a $25 merchandise certificate redeemable in the host club golf shop. Rebates will be distributed during player registration at each championship.

Past Champions

Year Location Champion
2020 Gold Mountain GC - Cascade Course Kris Adams
2019 Sudden Valley Golf & Country Club Linda Skwarski
2018 Lake Spanaway Golf Course Sue Ursino
2017 The Home Course Sun Douthit
2016 Sunland Golf and Country Club Karen Madison
2015 The Cedars at Dungeness Mary Ryan
2014 Port Ludlow Golf Course Carol Dick