Interested in volunteering in 2024? Fill out the interest form below!
Volunteering is an amazing way to get a behind-the-scenes look at a professional golf tournament and experience up-close-and personal operations of this exciting event.
Each LPGA event is a massive undertaking, and the success of the Tournament depends on the commitment of a small army of volunteers. Each year, hundreds of volunteers donate their time to serve critical needs such as marshaling, scoring, transportation, hospitality services and many other important jobs.
Oversee ticket collections, pick-up and sales at the main gate. Will also provide general tournament information, pairings guides and programs to tournaments guests and spectators. (Thursday - Sunday)
Distribute and gather caddie bibs and towels, register professionals' caddies and manage caddie tent.
Oversee the check-out (am) and check-in (pm) process of all tournament use golf carts.
Check credentials, distribute wristbands, and provide general assistance at all hospitality locations. (Thursday - Sunday)
Provide crowd control and enforce golf etiquette among spectators. (Wednesday - Sunday)
Manage practice ball supply and player ID signs on practice range.
Assist in Pro-Am registration, gift bag process and distributing of picture frames to amateur players. (Wednesday only)
Assist in the management of the LPGA's scoring system in scoring trailer. (Wednesday - Sunday)
Assist with transporting LPGA players and other designated personnel to and from the driving range.
Walk all 18 holes with group of players while carrying standard (sign) and updating with players' scores (requires the ability to walk 18 holes, and lift and carry 20 pounds). Shift will last the length of a round, start times will vary depending on assignment.
Assist Golf Channel staff in production of telecast. (Thursday-Sunday only, must be able to walk 18 holes and have general knowledge of golf etiquette and scoring)
Drive tournament professionals in tournament vehicles to and from select locations. (should have knowledge of local roads)
Manage uniform distribution; staff volunteer center during Tournament week.
Record the scores and statistics of play on handheld devices during all competition rounds. Ensure that the standard bearer displays each player's correct scoring information. Essential to have knowledge of golf, golf etiquette, and be in good physical condition with the ability to walk 18 holes at a pace to keep up with the players. Volunteers with previous walking scorer experience will be given priority. Mandatory training for all Walking Scorers. New Scorers will be required to score during the Pro Am on Wednesday, April 26th. Walking Scorers will be required to work at least one weekday shift and preferably 2.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age as of the first day of tournament week, unless a legal guardian signs the volunteer application/waiver. Volunteers 13 and under MUST volunteer with a parent or guardian.
In general, volunteers are asked to complete a minimum of three (4-6 hour) shifts in order to participate as a volunteer. Most committees will have an a.m. and p.m. shift. HOWEVER, some committees are not asked to report until later in the day due to the tournament needs. The volunteer chairpersons will coordinate the schedule for their committees based on the specific shift information provided by the volunteer.
Fee will cost $60 if registered before Jan. 1st, 2023. Anyone who registered after Jan. 1st, 2023, fee wills increase to $65. It includes one official tournament golf polo; hat or visor; volunteer pin; one volunteer badge allowing access to the grounds and free parking all week; four daily grounds tickets; and breakfast and lunch for each day worked. Volunteers ages 21 and under are not required to pay for their volunteer uniform package and will receive a volunteer t-shirt, hat or visor, credential, two daily grounds tickets, and meals on each day worked.
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VOLUNTEER UNIFORM DISTRIBUTION
Uniform distribution will take place prior to tournament week. More information about uniform distribution will be posted here closer to the event. Please check back periodically.
Not required but strongly encouraged. Information about general volunteer training will be posted here closer to the event. Please check back periodically.
Information about parking will be posted closer to the event. Please check back here periodically.