News Archive

  • Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • Twenty years since taking mound, PGA Professional National Champion Michael Block delivers first pitch in Louisville

    By Bob Denney, The PGA of America LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Fresh from his first practice round at Valhalla Golf Club, site of the 96th PGA Championship, PGA Professional National Champion Michael Block picked up a baseball at Louisville Slugger Field. The ball looked natural in his right hand, as...

  • Notes: Ogilvy earns spot in field with Reno win

    News and notes Sunday from the 2014 PGA Championship: Geoff Ogilvy of Australia, the 2006 U. S. Open Champion, earned a berth in the 2014 PGA Championship with his victory today at the Barracuda Championship in Reno, Nevada.  18 RETURN FROM 2008 RYDER CUP: A total of 18 of the 24...

  • Tiger Woods injured; status for PGA Championship uncertain

    Tiger Woods' availability for next week's PGA Championship was put in question after he withdrew Sunday from the Bridgestone Invitational after eight holes, citing lower back spasms.

  • Saturday, August 2, 2014
  • PGA Championship: Trivia quiz

    How well do you know the history of the PGA Championship? Birdie these 18 questions, and you can boast that you know the most when it comes to the final major of the season.

  • Friday, August 1, 2014
  • PGA Championship: Five things to know

    Here are five things to look for at Valhalla Golf Club when the 2014 major championship season comes to a close with the PGA Championship.

  • Pairings: Tiger, Phil in same grouping

    Two players trying to strengthen their Ryder Cup resumes -- Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson -- will pair up with Padraig Harrington in the first two rounds of the PGA Championship at Valhalla, beginning next Thursday.

  • PGA Championship 2014 spectator information

    Everything you need to know about the 2014 PGA Championship's junior admission policy, military admission policy, mobile device policy and items you can and cannot bring to Valhalla Golf Course. 

  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014
  • Jack Nicklaus describes changes made to Valhalla for PGA Championship

    The greens at Valhalla are refreshly rebuilt and several other changes have been made. Course architect Jack Nicklaus explains his updates, hole by hole.

  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014
  • Valhalla: Ambitious modern golf design

    What makes Valhalla a great place to hold the PGA Championship? Whether it is the course's design, location or history, the Jack Nicklaus-designed course shines in many ways. 

  • Valhalla Golf Club: A Louisville landmark

    By Jody Demling It began, innocently enough, on a rainy Saturday afternoon in the late 1970s. Sitting in his Kitchen Kompact offices in nearby Jeffersonville (Ind.), with his oldest son, Louisville businessman Dwight Gahm was bemoaning his inability to get out on his regular country club at...