PGA Jr. League, JPGA Announce Programs, Initiatives

By | January 24, 2018

PGA Jr. League, which is reporting a 16% year-over-year increase in participation, is launching initiatives to increase diversity, expand global reach, offer scholarships, and create an online store. The Junior Players Golf Academy offers full-time golf coaching from August through May, with housing, meals and transportation included, and has announced its 2018 programming. PGA Jr. League, […]

Belfair to Host 2019 PGA Professional Championship

By | December 13, 2017

The world’s largest all-professional event will take place at the Bluffton, S.C., property for the first time on April 28-May 1, 2019. All four rounds will be broadcast live on Golf Channel and are presented by Club Car and OMEGA. Belfair in Bluffton, S.C., will host the 2019 PGA Professional Championship, the world’s largest all-professional […]

The Olympic Club to Host 2028 PGA Championship, 2032 Ryder Cup

By | November 9, 2017

The San Francisco property has hosted 10 USGA events, including five U.S. Opens, on its Lake Course. The course, which opened in 1924, was designed by Willie Watson and built by club superintendent Sam Whiting, and later redesigned in 1927. The Olympic Club in San Francisco, Calif., will host the 2028 PGA Championship and the […]

PGA of America Forms Golf Relief and Assistance Fund

By | November 2, 2017

The PGA launched the fund, which will help provide relief to individuals in the golf industry who have suffered as a result of a current or future qualified disaster, with a contribution of $250,000, and encourages other industry participants to contribute as well. In response to the recent series of tragic weather events, The PGA […]