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Of the Golfer. By the Golfer. For the Golfer.


Welcome to the Twin Cities Golf Association (TCGA)

 
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WHO WE ARE 

  • Led by Kevin Unterreiner (Founder of TwinCitiesGolf.com), TCGA is a group of passionately dedicated golf business operators, more than 100 golf facilities and 50,000+ members working together to help make golf more accessible and enjoyable for the masses.

  • The Mission of the TCGA is to grow the game of golf by offering affordable and fun opportunities for golfers of all ages, social status, and skill levels to play more, improve their game, and enjoy friendly competition while developing life-long relationships with other passionate golf enthusiasts.

  • We are achieving our mission and changing the game of golf by helping golf businesses & golf teaching professionals thrive and by enabling golfers of all skill levels and social/financial status to play more golf and have more fun.

  • What started in 1998 as a website and fun golf events for average golfers has evolved into a movement to use golf as a vehicle for improving lives and building better communities. Hope you will join us…we’re having a BLAST and we are making a positive IMPACT.


WE BELIEVE

  • The game of golf can be an incredibly powerful vehicle to improve the quality of peoples’ lives, develop positive local communities, create/build/nurture life-long relationships and make the world a better place.


WHAT WE DO

  • Welcome, guide, teach, and support individuals interested in playing golf then connect them with other local golfers who share similar ability and interests. Join us (see below for free & upgraded membership options) and we’ll recommend courses, golf savings programs, events and local golf groups so you’ll never be without golfing buddies or a game again.

  • Offer affordable programs for juniors and adults that enable them to play more golf.

  • Share positive golf news with local media.

  • Offer affordable golf lesson programs with top-rated local instructors.

  • Create and host unique golf events that attract massive traditional and social media attention.

  • Host 50+ fun individual and team golf events annually open to golfers of all skill levels.

  • Host premier, tour-like golf events for golfers that thrive on competition.

  • Help golf courses and businesses increase revenues and profitability through staff training, marketing, and support programs.

  • Help golf teaching professionals attain more clients and increase their earnings.

  • Network and gain support of local businesses to help further the TCGA mission.

  • Provide golf clubs & team funding for inner city High School golf teams in Minneapolis and St Paul.

  • Cover and share all golf-related news in the Twin Cities metro area and around Minnesota.

  • Help local charities raise funds by hosting golf events.

  • Offer USGA GHIN handicap service and support Minnesota Golf Association & USGA efforts.

  • Create and support free or low cost programs for juniors, women, minorities and the under-privileged.

  • Provide continuing education seminars to members of the Minnesota PGA Section.

  • Host Parent-Child events that foster a life-long and multi-generational love of the game.

  • Employ 100+ local TCG sales reps enabling them the opportunity to earn an income doing what they love and be connected with the golf business community.

  • Fund and lead “Golf Fore Good” initiatives that raise money for local charities.

  • Keep golfers swinging all year round with special pricing and access to local indoor golf simulators & all-weather practice facilities.

  • Offer technology and social media platforms to connect golfers with other passionate enthusiasts.


HOW TO GET INVOLVED & JOIN THE MOVEMENT

The TCGA offers 8 different ways that golfers can be involved. Choose all the ones that best fit your needs and join us in growing the game and a great local golf community!

Option 1 - FREE: TCGA “VOLUNTEER & COURSE REVIEWER”

  • Give back and get rewarded.

  • Volunteer & Mentor opportunities with our junior and inner city golf programs/ initiatives.

  • Opportunities to be a Course Reviewer & Product Tester (play for free & review products in exchange for feedback).

  • Help TCGA beta test new programs (free in exchange for giving feedback).

  • Make a difference by helping share our mission & initiatives and join us in growing the game.


Option 2 - $25 Donation: Be a Local TCGA “GOLF HERO”

  • Support junior, inner city & minority golf initiatives.

  • Get 30 minutes of free sim time at both Inside Edge Golf & Life Time Golf Club ($40 value).


Option 3 - Get Paid to Play Golf as a TCG “GOLF AMBASSADOR”

  • Turn your passion into profit

  • Get paid to help us spread the word about TCG events and golf programs


Option 4 - $29.99/yr:JUNIOR” TCGA Membership (ages 6-18)

  • Youth on Course membership (play golf for only $5 at 40+ Minnesota area courses - see below to view courses).

  • MGA Junior membership including USGA GHIN Handicap

  • Round and score tracking with personal statistics and "Find a Game" app with Grouplooper.

  • 30 minutes of free indoor golf simulator time at Inside Edge Golf & Life Time Golf Club.

  • Free group golf lesson with top junior local instructor.

  • Invitation to fun team junior & parent-child events.

  • Weekly fun junior golf events and group golf lessons with top local instructors June through August.


Option 5 - $44.99/yr: “PAR” TCGA Membership

  • USGA GHIN handicap card & MGA membership.

  • 18 green fee passes.

  • 30 minutes of free indoor golf simulator time at Inside Edge Golf & Life Time Golf Club.

  • Click HERE to view complete details


Option 6 - $69.99/yr: “BIRDIE” TCGA Membership

  • USGA GHIN handicap card & MGA membership.

  • 18 green fee passes.

  • 1/2 off Day Games at TCGA events.

  • Free group golf lesson.

  • 2 free Chiropractic treatments.

  • 30 minutes of free indoor golf simulator time at Inside Edge Golf & Life Time Golf Club.

  • Free group golf lesson.

  • Click HERE to view complete details


Option 7 - $75 one-time + $55/month: “EAGLE” TCGA Membership

  • Limited quantity available (based on total # of members & residential location).

  • Includes a TCG Public Country Club multi-course membership with unlimited golf @ 75+ courses access (CLICK HERE to view participating courses & PCC membership details)

  • Weekly member Golf Meetup opportunities & events (50+ events annually).

  • Reduced prices at local indoor golf simulator facilities.

  • Member discounts at local businesses.

  • Free group golf lesson.

  • Discounted group golf trips.

  • 2 free Chiropractic treatments.

  • 30 minutes of free indoor golf simulator time at Inside Edge Golf & Life Time Golf Club.

  • Add on a USGA GHIN MGA membership for $34.99/yr.


Option 8 - $75/month: “Company Advertiser/Supporter”

  • Receive promotion of your company to our 50,000+ members.

  • Includes a TCG Public Country Club multi-course membership (unlimited golf & 90 courses) for 1 designated individual (eg. owner/family/staff).

  • CLICK HERE for more information


“Youth on Course” Participating Courses, Pricing & Terms

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TCGA SUPPORTS


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