Welcome to the GTAA

Welcome to the Golf Tournament Association of America (GTAA) website. The GTAA is the Association for all Golf Tournaments and Events - Fundraisers, Corporate Outings, Networking, and Amateur Competitive Events.

We serve everyone in the golf tournament industry: tournament coordinators, golf courses, suppliers, charities, associations, meeting planners, civic groups, schools, churches, and all groups or individuals involved in a golf outing.

The GTAA is here to serve and assist organizations in taking their events and business to the next level through education, information, and marketing. We offer seminars, newsletters, teleconference calls, trade shows, and educational materials.
 

Golf Tournament Definitions
Many have asked us to clarify some definitions. This will help us to all be on the same page.
 
Golf Tournament Planner – An individual that works for a non-profit, a company or is a volunteer that plans a golf tournament for an organization.
 
Golf Tournament Coordinator – An individual that works for a golf course that helps Tournament Planners with their event. 
 
Golf Tournament Consultant – An individual that help groups with their golf tournament or outing for a living and charges a fee.
 
Golf Tournament Vendor/ Supplier – A company that provides products and services to Tournament planners, consultants and coordinators. 
 
GTAA Certified Golf Tournament Planner – An individual that has been trained and tested by the GTAA as a qualified Tournament Planner.
 
GTAA Certified Golf Tournament Coordinator - An individual that works for a golf course that has been trained and tested by the GTAA as a qualified Tournament Coordinator.
 
GTAA Certified Golf Tournament Consultant – An individual that has been trained and certified by the GTAA as a qualified Tournament Consultant. 
 
GTAA Preferred Vendor/ Supplier – A preferred vendor of the GTAA that offers special pricing to GTAA Members.
 
GTAA Preferred Golf Course – A golf course that has been approved by the GTAA in running first class golf tournaments and outings.
 
GTAA Logo – The Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval for Golf Tournament and Outings