Discover why GAL is right for you
GAL is all about the “F” WORDs: Fashion, Fitness, Food, Friendships and Fun!
More than a network to help Ottawa-area women golfers improve their game, GAL Golf Leagues for Women is also designed to meet the social and scheduling needs of active women on the go.
All Skill Levels Welcome: From beginners to experienced golfers, GAL Golf Leagues for Women is designed to meet the needs of Ottawa women of all skill levels. Join GAL , and watch how confidence in your game grows quickly.
Are You A New Golfer? GAL offers the best organized, the most comprehensive New Golfer program.
Find out what GAL members gain from belonging to a group that simply invites you “to just show up with your clubs!”
Consider the GAL benefits in brief…
Flexible choices in how you join and play
Easy scheduling—leave the organizing to us
Flexible membership options
Choose from the following options in how to pay your GAL membership fees:
A) GAL Express Pay: For the committed weekly golfer who plays at the same location with the same group every week.
Your one-time payment covers registration for an entire season AND green fees, the GAL member gift as well as access to all the GAL events, lessons and member benefits. Our statistics tell us your upfront commitment ensures you play regularly. Register for an EVENING LEAGUE, PLAY FOR 17 WEEKS, PAY FOR 14. Register in a MORNING LEAGUE, PLAY FOR 19 WEEKS, PAY FOR 16.
Express Pay Traveller Option: All the features of GAL Express Pay, except that it is a Tuesday morning traveling league that rotates among The Canadian, Greensmere, Manderely, Marshes and Pakenham.
New Golfer: Best organized, comprehensive New Golfer program.
The New Golfer Leagues one time payment includes your golf for the season, the GAL member gift as well as access to all the GAL events and member benefits. Our program starts with the NEW GOLFER orientation, four – 1 hour golf lessons and on course etiquette with the Pro. You are part of a GAL family of all new golfers. The members in the New Golfer leagues are all new to the sport.
GAL TOP-UP BONUS: GAL Express Pay members in good standing can add the flexibility of GAL Pay-2-Play membership to their account for an additional $35 fee annually.
B) GAL Pay 2 Play: For the golfer who wants the option of paying their green fees as they play as well as golfing at any location. Pay 2 Play (P2P) offers the flexibility to golf as often as desired.
Your registration fee includes guaranteed prime time tee times, the GAL member gift as well as access to all the GAL events, lessons and member benefits. You pay your green fee at the course.
Pay 2 Play Traveller Options: All the features of GAL Pay-2-Play, except that they alternate among the courses below:
Monday Morning 18 Hole Traveller Courses
Cedarhill, Manderley and two other course to be announced soon.
Tuesday Evening Traveller Courses
Eagle Creek, Greensmere, GreyHawk, Kanata, Marshes, Hautes Plaines & Stonebridge
Tuesday Morning Traveller West Courses
Canadian, Greensmere, Manderley, Marshes & Pakenham
Tuesday Morning Traveller East Courses
Falcon Ridge (Raceview), Meadows, Metcalfe & two others to be announced soon.
Gifts for each GAL member
On successful completion of membership, each GAL member receives:
- GAL membership benefits card
- GAL member’s gift
Early bird payment option
Join GAL by January 15th and pay fees in three payments. Join between January 16th and March 15 and pay in two installments. Those who join after March 15th must pay fees in full.
Tee-off time guaranteed
GAL membership makes scheduling easier than ever. Your GAL membership gives you access to leagues and locations across Ottawa on different days of the week—mornings or evenings. Tee-off times are booked after golf at your course for the next week or on-line. Your start times are guaranteed. Your friends are waiting for you.
We look after the little details
We book your tee time and ensure you are in a foursome for golf. Your GAL Captain keeps you informed. Travelling leagues (alternating at six or more courses) are given a schedule with a detailed map of the course locations and estimated travel times to help with planning.
GAL Captains are on-site
Help is always on hand. GAL Captains are on-site and ready to provide you with next week’s tee-off sheet and other GAL information. They will sign you up. They look forward to seeing you in the clubhouse after golf for a meal and comradery. They will keep you informed, so all you have to do is…“just show up with your clubs!”
GAL Referral Program
If you refer a new member to join GAL, you receive $25 for each referral and a green fee at a participating golf course.
Great social events offered with your membership
GAL understands that golf is as much about the social fun as it is about embracing the love of the game. As a GAL member, you gain exclusive access to après-golf dining, great conversation and valuable networking. The benefits don’t end there. Your membership also grants you an invitation to specially scheduled GAL events, including:
- The annual GAL Open House fashion show with opportunity to purchase new golf clothing
- Season kick-off “Tee-Off Dinner” for Members only
- 18-hole golf days
- GAL weekend trip
- NEW GOLFER ORIENTATION
- Etiquette evening for new golfers
- Demo days to try out the best and latest new women’s golf equipment
- GAL charity tournament and end of season banquet
- Fitness and golfing lessons
GAL is as committed as you are to good health and to improving your golf game. That’s what all members gain access to exclusive fitness classes offered before the golfing season, as well as a schedule of golfing lessons —tailor-made for golfers of all skill levels.