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Mission, Vision & Values

Our mission

  • Administer the statutes, practice and activities of golf as the recognized International Federation within the Olympic and Paralympic Movements;
  • Represent golf within the Olympic and Paralympic movements and other       international organisations and be a leading contributing partner;
  • Encourage the international growth of golf;
  • Organise the golf competitions at the Olympic Games, Youth Olympic Games, the World Amateur Team Championships, International and Regional Multi-sport events;
  • Safeguard the integrity of golf and protect athletes from doping and the manipulation of competitions and ensure their health, safety and well being;
  • Practice equality, inclusiveness and a sustainable approach across all levels of the organisation and the staging of its events;
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Our vision

We aim to:

  • Inspire through our actions and events;
  • Generate more fans and more golfers;
  • Foster sustainability, diversity and good governance;
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Hina Arakaki, (left), watches teammates Nasa Hataoka and Yumi Matsubara at the ninth hole during the second round of the 2016 Espirito Santo Trophy at Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club in Riviera Maya, Mexico on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. (Copyright USGA/Steven Gibbons)
Steven Gibbons/USGA Museum

Our Values
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    We are truthful and honest in all our dealings.
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    We are united in our philosophy, objectives and approach.
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    We are respectful of diverse opinions and value our stakeholders equally.
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    We deliver our events, services and activities at the highest possible standards.
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