The Golf Clubmakers Association was founded in 1980 by Golfsmith International. With more than 6,000 members, the GCA is both the oldest and largest association devoted exclusively to help promote the craft of clubmaking.

Some of the benefits your GCA Membership will include:

The GCA Insider — News for Members Only
This special offering four times a year features the latest in golf industry developments, technological advancements, people on the move and product trends — e-mailed exclusively to GCA members, with huge discounts.

Accreditation Programs for Enhanced Credibility
Enhance your clubmaking credentials and build credibility through three levels of accreditation. Accredited Clubmaker status (level 1) is achieved through passage of a 394-question written exam; Professional and Advanced Clubmaker merits (levels 2 and 3) are also available based on your level of training. Download your GCA Accreditation Application (114kb).

Discounts on Clubmaker Training Programs
GCA members are entitled to a $25 discount on any of Golfsmith’s two Clubmaker Training Programs — the longest-running programs of their kind. See our schedule of classes offered in 2011.

Access to the Online GCA Forum
Network with clubmakers around the world on the latest product trends and clubmaking techniques at the No. 1 address for clubmaking: Golfsmith.com. Read the latest postings on the Clubmaker Forum.

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