The initiative seeks to improve the percentage of American women playing golf, currently at only 24% of all golfers, by encouraging female participation through the “power of invitation.” We Are Golf, a coalition of golf-industry organizations, has joined with the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Women’s Network to launch a new campaign, #inviteHER, designed to […]
It will be the third time the Springfield, N.J. club has hosted the major tournament. It was also announced that Baltusrol will host the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023. The PGA of America announced on June 29th that Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. will host the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in 2023 […]
The U.S. Golf Economy Report, a five-year study by GOLF 20/20 and TEConomy Partners, found that $84.1 billion of economic activity was generated by golf, an increase from the previous study conducted in 2011. The study was delivered as part of the 11th annual National Golf Day on April 25. The findings of the new U.S. Golf […]
Combined with the $154,000 in contributions made before and during the event last August, central Iowa charities have now received more than $400,000 from the club, which set attendance records when it hosted the match-play competition between U.S. and European women.
The National Golf Foundation studied guests at the entertainment facilities who play traditional on-course golf as well as those who don’t, and found that overall, nearly a third said that playing Topgolf leads them to play more traditional golf. Among non-golfers, more than half said that playing at the venues had positively influenced their interest in playing green-grass rounds.
The event in Chaska, Minn., which will be conducted June 20-23, 2019 and is a collaboration among The PGA of America, LPGA and KPMG, will mark the first time the women’s major championship is played in the state. Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn., has been selected as the site of the 2019 KPMG […]