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Connecticut State Golf Association
Steward of Connecticut Golf Since 1899
Connecticut State Golf Association


Join the CSGA Online

Please note: If you are a GHIN Handicap holder through a CSGA member club you are already a member of the association.

Information and Instructions

Before beginning the application process, please read the following:

1) The special rate for this online handicap is $49.00. This membership opportunity is open to new and renewal members.

2) When you sign up now, your CSGA membership will run for one calendar year.

3) If you have had a GHIN Handicap number at any club within the past five years, click "Yes" below and enter your GHIN number and last name. If you don't have a GHIN number, or had one but can't remember it, please click "No".

4) After you fill out the form completely, click “Join Now!”.  This is an automated process, and you will receive a confirmation welcome e-mail with your GHIN number. If you have any questions or issues, please contact us via phone during normal business hours 9am - 5 pm Monday - Friday at (860) 257-4171 or via e-mail at info@csgalinks.org.


Member Benefits

 - USGA Handicap Index through the GHIN service at the CSGA online E-Club

- Subscription to the CSGA Links Digital Magazine

- Handicap revision updates emailed straight to the golfer

- Online Posting for golfers to track their Handicap and Stats

- Up-to-date course rating information in national database ensures handicap accuracy

- Eligibility to play in CSGA tournaments, championships and events

Quick Links

Links Magazine: December 2018 Issue

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About the CSGA

The CSGA functions as an extension of the USGA and provides stewardship for amateur golf in Connecticut. Founded in 1899, it is the country’s oldest state golf association and conducts over 50 Championships, Qualifiers and One-Day Tournaments throughout the year, in addition to administering handicaps for over 40,000 members and 181 member clubs. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the CSGA supports a variety of golf organizations within Connecticut, including the Connecticut Women’s Golf Association, Southern New England Women’s Golf Association, The First Tee, the Connecticut PGA, the Connecticut Association of Golf Course Superintendents and the CSGA Scholarship Fund in honor of Widdy Neale.