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2016 PDGA Women's Global Event

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Event Information

The PDGA Women's Committee is very pleased to announce the third edition of the PDGA Women’s Global Event on May 14th, 2016. Inaugurated in 2012, this biennial event broke records in 2014 and once again made history as the largest PDGA event for a single demographic within the sport of disc golf. 61 registered tournaments, spanning 28 states and 6 countries resulted in a turnout of 1,060 women competing in 17 different PDGA divisions. Let's break those records again in 2016!

How it Works

On May 14th, women from all around the world will play two rounds of disc golf at their local participating Women's Global Event. Scores from the first two rounds of each participating tournament will be submitted by the individual tournament directors and rated by the PDGA. These round ratings will be totaled and averaged to determine the player's "Global Score." For the rounds to qualify, the event must include two rounds and have at least three ratings propagators playing on the same course layout each round for ratings to be calculated as accurately as possible. Please note, the exact same course layout must be used for both rounds. The Global Scores will be updated throughout the day to determine our Women’s Global Event Champions and the winner in each division will receive a memorable trophy.

Players

  • To be a part of this event just register to play in a local PDGA sanctioned tournament scheduled for May 14th, 2016
  • Check with your local tournament director to make sure they've registered the event as a Women's Global Event with the PDGA.
  • All PDGA junior, professional and amateur women's divisions will be offered.
  • The first 800 women to register for a local WGE tournament were eligible to reserve a Women's Global Event player’s package.
  • You do not have to be a current PDGA member to play.
  • Check with your tournament director for more information on your local event.
  • For additional event details, please read the Women's Global Event FAQs

Tournament Directors

Registered Events

New events are signing up to participate every day so be sure to check back for tournaments highlighted in pink on the event schedule for May 14th, 2016

Resources

 

Sponsor Levels

A huge thank you goes out to the sponsors listed below for having already pledged their support. If you're interested in becoming a sponsor, contact the WGE staff.

Platinum - Donation value of $8000 or more.

Gold - Donation value of $4000-$7999.

Silver - Donation value of $1500-$3999.

Bronze - Donation value of $500-$1499.

Supporting Sponsors - Donation value of $499 and below.

Top Fundraisers

We had 11 individual fundraisers and 7 teams raising money for Right To Play and competing for a chance at our top fundraiser prizes

Top Individual Fundraiser - Julie Choate raising $531. Julie was our only fundraising participant to reach the $250 mark before the event. Thank you to Julie for her dedication and generious contributions to help Right To Play with their global efforts and support the future of disc golf. 

Top Team Fundraiser - WGE - Peninsula Ladies Extravaganza - Bremerton, WA raising $1,066. 

 

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PDGA Women's Committee

2016 Women's Global Event