Local Knowledge

Unlike last year, the Shell Houston Open is back in its traditional spot on the PGA Tour schedule -- one week before the Masters.
Local Knowledge: 2011 Players Championship
One of the biggest tournaments of the year at one of the most famous courses in the world takes place this week -- The Players Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.
12 May 2011 - 8:32am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Zurich Classic of New Orleans
The Zurich Classic of New Orleans takes place this week at TPC Louisiana. We caught up with PGA Professional Luke Farabaugh, General Manager at the TPC, to talk about the biggest golf tournament in the Big Easy.
28 Apr 2011 - 8:29am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Heritage
Better late, they say, than never. That's the case this week on the PGA Tour, as players head to Harbour Town Golf Links on beautiful Hilton Head Island one week later than the customary spot on the schedule a week after the Masters.
19 Apr 2011 - 10:34am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Valero Texas Open
The week after the Masters usually means a trip to Hilton Head for the PGA Tour. But, with a 2011 schedule change, the Tour instead tees it up in San Antonio this week for the playing of the Valero Texas Open at TPC of Antonio's AT&T Oaks Course.
14 Apr 2011 - 8:51am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Shell Houston Open
The Shell Houston Open is under way this week at Redstone Golf Club in Humble, Texas. It's the last chance for players to sharpen their games before next week's Masters.
31 Mar 2011 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Arnold Palmer Invitational
Brian Dorn has one of the most enviable positions in the game -- PGA Director of Golf at Bay Hill Club & Lodge, otherwise known as, Arnie's place... as in, the home of, "The King," Mr. Arnold Palmer.
24 Mar 2011 - 8:42am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Transitions Championship
Believe it or not, there was a time not long ago when the golf courses on the Florida Swing were a bit of a pushover for the world's top players. Birdies were an absolute must and strings of pars usually spelled a weekend off. That's not the case anymore.
17 Mar 2011 - 8:10am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 WGC-Cadillac Championship
The PGA Tour is in the Miami area this week for the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral's famed Blue Monster.
10 Mar 2011 - 3:03pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Honda Classic
Believe it or not, the 2011 West Coast Swing is officially in the books, as the PGA Tour starts up the Florida Swing this week at the Honda Classic.
3 Mar 2011 - 7:10am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Accenture Match Play Championship
This week the PGA Tour travels to Marana, Ariz., for the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship at Ritz-Carlton Golf Club at Dove Mountain. We caught up with PGA Head Professional Jeff McCormick for some Local Knowledge.
23 Feb 2011 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
All eyes are on the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula for this week's AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. We caught up with Pebble PGA Head Professional Chuck Dunbar, who has had quite a hectic schedule over the last 12 months.
10 Feb 2011 - 11:32am - 1 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Waste Management Open
The biggest party in golf takes place this week at TPC Scottsdale with the playing of the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Before things get too crazy, we caught up with PGA Director of Golf Greg Wolf for a little Q&A.
3 Feb 2011 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Farmers Insurance Open
Yeah, yeah - the PGA Tour season officially started three weeks ago in Maui. However, it really, really starts up this week for the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, as big guns Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson make their 2011 Tour debuts.
27 Jan 2011 - 9:45am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Bob Hope Classic
We checked in with PGA WEST Director of Golf Jerry Eye, who talked about what it will be like to host this week's Bob Hope Classic. Last year was extra special, as Bill Haas claimed his first PGA Tour win at the same place his father, Jay, won in 1988.
18 Jan 2011 - 3:09pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Sony Open
This week's Sony Open at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu is the first full-field event on the 2011 PGA Tour schedule.
13 Jan 2011 - 9:17am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Hyundai Tournament of Champions
After a brief "off season" the PGA Tour embarks on its 2011 campaign this week in paradise. The Plantation Course at the breathtaking Kapalua Resort plays host to the season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions, where Geoff Ogilvy is the two-time defending champion.
6 Jan 2011 - 8:22am - 1 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2011 Hyundai Tournament of Champions
After a brief "off season" the PGA Tour embarks on its 2011 campaign this week in paradise. The Plantation Course at the breathtaking Kapalua Resort plays host to the season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions, where Geoff Ogilvy is the two-time defending champion.
6 Jan 2011 - 8:22am - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2010 Children's Miracle Network Classic
No sooner than it began, it seems, the 2010 PGA Tour season officially comes to an end this week at Disney World in the Children's Miracle Network Classic. The playoffs may be long over, but there's a lot on the line in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
11 Nov 2010 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2010 Frys.com Open
Michael Marion, PGA Director of Golf at CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif. - site of this week's Frys.com Open on the PGA Tour - took a few minutes out of his busy schedule to talk to PGA.com about the tournament.
14 Oct 2010 - 8:31am - 0 Comments