News Archive

  • Saturday, July 25, 2015
  • Countdown to the 2015 PGA Championship

    Take a look at 18 facts and figures that you need to know about the 2015 PGA Championship -- one for each day we are away from the start of play at Whistling Straits. 

  • Wednesday, July 22, 2015
  • Facts about Whistling Straits, host of the 2015 PGA Championship

    The Straits Course at Whistling Straits has seen its share of golf history, and more will be made this summer. Brush up on your knowledge of this unique course.

  • Friday, June 19, 2015
  • Public Parking at Whistling Straits

    Directions to PGA Championship Public Parking General Public parking will be located near the Whistling Straits course.  General Public Parking lots to the north will have shuttle access to the Main Spectator Entrance. Please use the following directions to access the PGA Championship Public...

  • Thursday, June 18, 2015
  • 2015 PGA Championship Area Info

    The 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits is quickly approaching. For more information on travel, accomodations, attractions, and more, please check out some of our useful links listed below:  Accomodations VISIT Milwaukee Sheboygan County Chamber 

  • History of the Straits at Whistling Straits

    Whistling Straits is perched on two miles of uninterrupted shoreline on Lake Michigan. What once was farmland and later Camp Haven – a 1950s anti-aircraft training facility for the U.S. Army – is now one of the world’s most spectacular golf venues. Founded in 1998, Whistling...

  • History of the PGA of America

    The PGA of America was established in 1916 to promote the game of golf and enhance the careers of golf professionals. Since that time, the PGA of America has grown into the world’s largest working sports organization, with a staff of approximately 200 people daily servicing the needs of more...

  • 2015 PGA Championship Facts and Format

    The PGA Championship is the fourth and final major in professional golf. Here is a list of valuable information to get you set for this year's tournament at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin.  DEFENDING CHAMPION: Rory McIlroy PURSE & HONORS: The 2015 purse will be $10 million,...

  • Friday, June 12, 2015
  • Rory McIlroy "tremendously excited" for PGA Championship at Whistling Straits

    KOHLER, Wis. (June 12, 2015) – The PGA of America and Kohler Co. today welcomed Rory McIlroy, the world’s top-ranked golfer and defending PGA Champion, to Whistling Straits, which is preparing to host the highly anticipated 2015 PGA Championship this August 10-16 along the shores of...

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015
  • PGA of America invites fans to give back via 2015 National Car Rental PGA REACH Charity Pro-Am

    KOHLER, Wis. (May 11, 2015) – The PGA of America announced today the 2015 National Car Rental PGA REACH Charity Pro-Am will take place June 15 at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis., with individual spots and foursomes available for purchase now. The event will support local organizations...

  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015
  • The PGA of America and Bon Appetit hit the links with "Champions of the Course" partnership

    By The PGA of America NEW YORK – The PGA of America and Bon Appétit are teaming up to help take your game to the next level – in the kitchen and on the green. The “Champions of the Course” program offers expert golf tips and techniques from top PGA Professionals and...