The entire membership process should take 3-4 weeks. This time frame includes processing your membership, assigning your PDGA number and shipping your membership package. We ship using Business First Class. This rate generally takes 3-10 days once shipped. Thank you for your patience.
Currently we do not offer prorated memberships. If you feel you are going to compete in several PDGA sanctioned events before October 1st, then it will be worth it to go ahead and join. Members receive discounted entry fees to PDGA sanctioned events. However, if you will not be competing much before then, join after October 1st and your membership will be extended through the following year.
You will receive 4 issues of DiscGolfer. If you renew/join after issues have been released, the back issues will be included in your welcome/renewal package. If they are not included please contact the memberships manager.
Although some Tournament Directors offer to accept memberships at an event, it can sometimes lead to a lengthy process. Your registration information will arrive with the tournament report which may not be due until 30 days later, depending on the tier level of the event. Your best bet, for future renewals, is to renew online for the quickest processing.
Birdie Club members receive a Birdie Club logo disc and Birdie Club Bag Tag. Ace Club members receive an Ace Club logo disc, Ace Club logo shirt and an Ace Club Bag Tag. Eagle Club members receive two personalized Eagle Club logo discs and an Eagle Club logo Columbia softshell jacket. This is a lifetime membership. All members of these clubs are listed on our website and in DiscGolfer Magazine, the PDGA's official publication. Thank you for your support.
The PDGA is a non-profit organization run by a volunteer Board of Directors, and hundreds - if not thousands - of volunteer hours to create all the programs managed by still more volunteers and 6 paid staff. With these funds the PDGA:
If your membership package has not arrived within 6 weeks of being processed, please contact the Memberships Manager with your order number, your PDGA number and your mailing address. Once your address is confirmed, we will have our fulfillment vendor resend your memebership package.
Processing and shipping your membership package takes 4-6 weeks. We ship using Business First Class which generally takes 3-10 days once shipped depending on your shipping address. Thank you for your patience.