Emirates Golf Federation (EGF)

The Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) was formed in 1995 and is the Governing Body for Amateur Golf in the United Arab Emirates. It is overseen by a Board of Directors under the General Authority of Youth and Sports Welfare and is affiliated to the R&A of St. Andrews, IGF, USGA, the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation, the GCC Golf Committee and the Arab Golf Federation.

The EGF sanction the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, Omega Dubai Ladies Masters, DP World Championship and Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.

A valid EGF handicap is required to play tournaments and competitions in the UAE.  EGF membership is available to UAE citizens and residents, for further information please visit www.egfgolf.com

Click here to view the EGF Handicap System