Over the past few months The PGA of America has taken a vocal and active position which reflected the strong viewpoint of our PGA Professionals in opposing the USGA and R&A's proposed Rule 14-1b that would ban the anchored stroke.
Barney Adams of Dallas, Texas, who sparked a revolution in golf through his invention of the Tight Lies fairway wood, has been named the recipient of the PGA Ernie Sabayrac Award, for lifetime contributions to the golf industry. Adams, 71, will be honored at The PGA of America Awards, Jan.
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Four hundred PGA Professionals, representing 41 nationwide Sections, are anticipated to gather Nov. 4-6, in Boston for the 94th PGA Annual Meeting.
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The first phone call that Adam Scott, program coordinator at Mississippi State University, made Wednesday afternoon following his team capturing the 9th PGA Jones Cup, was to Program Director Jeff Adkerson, who was in the middle of teaching a class. "I told him we got the Cup back," said Scott.
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With the weather conditions benign Tuesday at PGA Golf Club's Wanamaker Course, Florida State University turned in an opening-round 6-over-par 294 to grab the first-round lead in the ninth annual PGA Jones Cup, presented by Golf Pride and SkyGolf. Sophomore Dan Mahoney led the Seminoles, collect
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The PGA of America has announced that Golf Pride and SkyGolf have been named presenting sponsors of the 9th PGA Jones Cup, Oct. 19-20 at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
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Campbell University of Buies Creek, N.C., will make its bid for a third title in four years, Oct. 19-20, in the ninth PGA Jones Cup at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
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PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla., was named a member of the Audubon Lifestyles Sustainable Golf Facility Program today.
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Jeffrey M. Hintz of West Palm Beach, Fla., has been named Championship Director of the 73rd and 75th Senior PGA Championships.
13 Oct 2010 - 7:56am - 0 Comments
The PGA of America announced today that Southworth Development will become the title sponsor of the Senior PGA Professional National Championship and the 41 Section Championships conducted nationwide beginning in 2011 and running through 2013. "The PGA of America is excited to partner with Southw
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United States Captain Corey Pavin called upon a friend, Major Dan Rooney, to address his team Tuesday evening as final preparations are being made for the 38th Ryder Cup. Rooney, 37, a decorated F-16 fighter pilot and a PGA Professional from Broken Arrow, Okla., gave a moving speech in the team r
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In under two weeks, the 38th Ryder Cup makes its first appearance in Wales at The Celtic Manor Resort's Twenty Ten Course.
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PGA NEWS presents some quick facts and figures – past and present – as the 38th Ryder Cup approaches, Oct. 1-3, at The Celtic Manor Resort near Newport, Wales. 3 -- The number of U.S.
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PING, which began its second half-century this year at the forefront of advancement in golf equipment technology, has renewed its presenting sponsorship of The 2011 PGA Professional's Appointment Calendar Presented by PING. Founded in 1959 by the late Karsten Solheim, and with headquarters in Pho
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The U.S. Junior Ryder Cup Team is preparing for a stiff test against a European Team looking to avenge a loss in 2008. But the strong U.S. side, featuring the current Junior PGA Champions, the 2010 U.S. Junior Amateur Champion, and two U.S.
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In just 23 days, the Senior PGA Professional National Championship will be contested at Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells, Calif., and Rancho La Quinta Country Club in La Quinta, Calif. Defending Champion Bill Britton of Rumson, N.J., will lead a 264-player field that consists of PGA Professio
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Steve Stricker's steady play this season has enabled him to hold on to a narrow lead over Matt Kuchar and Phil Mickelson in the race for the 2010 PGA Player of the Year Award. Kuchar, who has made a strong run in the past few months, leads Stricker by 0.0129 of a stroke in one of the tightest rac
14 Sep 2010 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
In just two weeks, the 38th Ryder Cup makes its first appearance in Wales at the Celtic Manor Resort's Twenty Ten Course.
14 Sep 2010 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
The PGA of America's Official Guide to the 38th Ryder Cup is set to be distributed to select retail newsstands and PGA Professional-staffed facilities on September 18th.
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Jim Mrva, the PGA head professional at Monroe Golf Club in Pittsford, N.Y., who for more than 28 years has molded the careers of PGA Professionals and countless youth, has been named the 57th recipient of the PGA Golf Professional of the Year Award, the highest annual honor bestowed by The PGA of Am
14 Sep 2010 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments
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