United States Golf Association

The United States Golf Association (USGA) is the United States national association of golf courses, clubs and facilities and the governing body of golf for the U.S. and Mexico.[1] Together with The R&A, the USGA produces and interprets the rules of golf. The USGA also provides a national handicap system for golfers, conducts 14 national championships, including the U.S. Open, U.S. Women's Open and U.S. Senior Open, and tests golf equipment for conformity with regulations. The USGA and the USGA Museum are located in Liberty Corner, New Jersey.[2]

United States Golf Association
AbbreviationUSGA
FormationDecember 22, 1894 (1894-12-22),
127 years ago (as the Amateur Golf Association
of the United States)
TypeNGO
HeadquartersGolf House,
Liberty Corner, New Jersey
Region served
United States, Mexico
Membership
700,000
CEO
Mike Whan
President
J. Stuart Francis
AffiliationsThe R&A
Staff
300
Volunteers
1,200
Websiteusga.org
The USGA Museum in Liberty Corner, New Jersey

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