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Youth on Course brings affordable course access to youth golfers throughout the GAP region. Youth golfers ages 6 to 18 can play at participating facilities for $5 or less per round. The $20 annual fee gives members access to participating facilities throughout the GAP region and across the country.

When Juniors join Youth on Course in Philadelphia, they will also be granted a GAP membership. Benefits of this membership include:

* GAP/USGA GHIN Handicap
* Access to GAP tournaments
* One-year subscription to the GAP Magazine
* One-year subscription to Global Golf Post

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Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Are there restrictions for playing?
Yes. Many courses set restrictions for when Youth on Course members can play for $5 or less. Check the course directory for course availability.

2. Do you pay for range balls and cart fees?
Range balls and cart fees are not covered by GAP or Youth on Course. We encourage members to walk.

3. How long does my membership last?
Membership lasts for a calendar year ending on Dec. 31.

4. When will I get my membership card?
It will take 2-3 weeks for you to get your membership card after your register, but you can get a temporary card by clicking here

5. How do I play for $5 or less?
After joining Youth on Course, you will get a membership card with your member number on it. Bring your I.D. card to a participating facility during designated Youth on Course times and you will pay $5 or less.

6. When will I get my membership number?
After you sign up, you will receive and email with your member number and a link to complete the online curriculum. If you already have a handicap number form another club, be sure to sign up with that one to avoid being assigned a new one.

7. What do I do with my membership number?
Having an active membership number means you paid for the year and are able to use your membership. Your number can also be used to establish a handicap to track your progress and compete and tournaments.

8. Do I have to take a curriculum?
Yes. After joining for the first time you will need to complete the online curriculum to activate your membership number. You will get the link via email to the online curriculum after joining, and it takes approximately 15 minutes to complete.

Sign up for the GAP Youth on Course program and take advantage of discounted green fees and other great benefits. For more information, contact Taylor Hollander, Director of Player Development, at 610-687-2340 ext. 13 or via e-mail at