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GA Rankings for Golfers with a disability



Step 1. Get Classified


Golfers with Disability - Classification

All endorsed events for the GA and EDGA ranking for golfers with disability require golfers to be classified under the GA and EDGA definitions of impairments.

To gain a GA / EDGA pass for approved events, golfers will need to complete and return an application signed by a medical practitioner / physiotherapist. 

Completed applications can be sent to;

Christian Hamilton - National Inclusion Manager

Classification Documentation

GA / EDGA Definitions of Impairment                        GA / EDGA Application for Access Pass


Step 2. Play GA & EDGA Approved Events


Event Calendar for Golfers with Disability

Golf Australia / EDGA Approved Ranking Events





Australian Amputee Open

March 27 - 31 2017 - Sanctuary Lakes G.C, VIC

Queensland Amputee Open

July 15-16 2017 - Colonial Golf Club, Robina QLD

NSW Amputee Open

August 12-13 2017 - Riverside Oaks Golf Resort, NSW

Queensland Inclusive Championships


ISPS Handa Australian Blind Golf Open

October 8/9 2017 - Royal Sydney G.C, Rose Bay, NSW





Blind Golf

BGV Victorian Open 

March 16/17 2017 - Rosebud CC, VIC

ISPS Handa USA Open

April 6/10 2017 - Torres Blanches G.C, Arizona, USA

Australian Stableford Championships

May 18/19 2017 - Adelaide Shores G.C, SA

ISPS Handa British Blind Open

June 25/29 2017 - Greenore G.C, County Louth, IRELAND 

ISPS Handa Irish Blind Open

June 28/ July2 2017 - Nuremore Hotel & C.C, IRELAND

2nd Queensland Open

July 17/18 2017 - Virginia GC, Brisbane, QLD


July 19/24 2017 - Creston G.C, Creston BC, CANADA

ISPS Handa Canadian Blind Open

August 14/18 2017 - Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA

WABGA WA Masters

September 5/6 2017 - Collier Park G.C, Perth, WA

WA Open

September 7/8 2017 - Wembley, Perth, WA

ISPS HANDA Austrian Blind Golf Open

September 17/21 2017 - Sussenbrunn G.C, Vienna, AUSTRIA

NSW Open

October 5/6 2017 -Bankstown G.C, NSW

ISPS HANDA Australian Blind Open

October 8/9 2017 - Royal Sydney G.C, Rose Bay, NSW


Deaf Golf 

Australian Deaf Golf Championships

April 23 - 25 2017 - Wollongong G.C, NSW

World Deaf Golf Championship

TBA - 2018

Special Olympics 

Special Olympics National Games

20th - 25th October @ Albert Park

SOA 54 Hole Golf Challenge

17th November in Sydney

World Games

August 2015 in Los Angeles

Victorian State Games

4th - 6th April @ Freeway Public Golf Course

NSW Autumn State Games

10th - 11th May @ Central Coast, NSW

SOACT Summer Games

22nd - 23rd December @ TBC

Amputee Golf

NSW Amputee Open


New Zealand Amputee Open


Australian Amputee Golf Open

 March 27 - 31 2017 - Sanctuary Lakes G.C, VIC

Queensland Amputee Golf Open

July 16 - 17 2017 - TBA (Gold Coast)



International Day of People with a Disability

December 3 2017



Step 3. Rankings for Golfers with a Disability


Players who participate in GA & EDGA approved events will be ranked in the EDGA Rankings for Golfers with a Disability, a ranking system shared by 28 national governing bodies of golf all over the world.

The rankings have gross, nett and stableford categories.


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