About

Who We Are
Golf’s governing body that is passionate about, dedicated to and expert in the game of golf.

Who We Serve
Everyone who loves and respects the game of golf.

Our Promise
Based on a shared love and respect for golf, we preserve its past, foster its future, and champion its best interests for everyone who enjoys the game.

How We Deliver
Conduct 13 national championships each year
Write and interpret the Rules of Golf
Regulate and test all golf equipment for conformance to the Rules of Golf
Maintain the USGA handicap and course rating system
Provide research-based turf management expertise
Celebrate the history of the game