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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – For the second year in a row, a player in the National Car Rental PGA Assistant Championship field has won $25,000 for a hole-in-one on the par-3 17th on the Wanamaker Course at PGA Golf Club. 
For Your Game: Find the right clubs for 2011!
Want to make sure you have the best clubs in your bag for the 2011 season? We have all the tips you need.
9 Feb 2011 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance to showcase ForeGolf's interactive Sirgul 180 Golf Simulator
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance, in Port St. Lucie, Fla., will provide ForeGolf's interactive Sirgul 180 Simulator as a technological solution at its state-of-the-art facility.
9 Feb 2011 - 11:03am - 0 Comments
The PGA of America celebrates Black History Month
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- As part of the month-long celebration of Black History Month, The PGA of America is excited to have Bill Spiller Jr., the son of the late PGA Professional Bill Spiller, join us for our latest podcast.
9 Feb 2011 - 10:58am - 0 Comments
Schuller ties record by capturing a third PGA Match Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Rick Schuller of Chester, Va., became the second player to win the PGA Match Play Championship three times when he beat Scott Ford of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., 1-up in the finals, Feb. 6, at PGA Golf Club.
9 Feb 2011 - 10:50am - 0 Comments
Celebration of Black History Month: Impacting Change -- The PGA Post Graduate Diversity Program aimed at diversifying PGA Membership
The PGA of America has a program in place that it hopes will leave a lasting impact in terms of diversifying the PGA Professional population and the golf industry.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:59pm - 0 Comments
Bensel's winning ways continue in successful PGA Winter Championship tournaments
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Frank Bensel completed a sweep of the three PGA Winter Championship tournaments for which he is eligible by capturing the 58th annual PGA Stroke Play Championship, Jan. 25, at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:51pm - 0 Comments
Junior Clinic highlights fitness component potential with the PGA Sports Academy
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The volume was turned up on The Black Eyed Peas' "I Got a Feeling," and the background lyrics fit the mood of a junior clinic conducted at the PGA Equipment Forum stage on Jan.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments
PGA Merchandise Show builds positive momentum for golf industry business in 2011
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA Merchandise Show is traditionally a barometer for the business of golf in the year ahead and this year's event established an enthusiastic tone with increased participation levels across all segments and an uptick in business conducted.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:37pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America makes $50,000 commitment to Ochoa's Foundation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Mrva, Adams anchor 2010 PGA of America Awards during Association's Annual 'Oscars'
ORLANDO, Fla. -- With NBC TODAY co-anchor Matt Lauer setting the table in a video to open the evening, nearly 1,000 guests celebrated outstanding achievements by PGA Professionals and an industry pioneer, Jan. 27, at the 2010 PGA of America Awards program in Orlando, Fla.
1 Feb 2011 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
Northern California to host '12 PGA Professional National Championship
Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Courses, a pair of challenging venues that overlook California’s famed Monterey Peninsula, have been selected to host the 45th PGA Professional National Championship presented by Club Car and Mercedes-Benz, June 24-27, 2012.
28 Jan 2011 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America, CBS Sports agree to long-term broadcast extension
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has reached a new, eight-year agreement with CBS Sports to extend broadcast rights of the PGA Championship through 2019, which includes support of The PGA's Centennial in 2016.
27 Jan 2011 - 2:49pm - 1 Comments
PGA Grand Slam of Golf to remain in Bermuda through 2012
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Bermuda and Port Royal Golf Course will return as hosts through 2012 for the 29th and 30th editions of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
27 Jan 2011 - 10:04am - 0 Comments
Robert Thompson, Bruce Smith Capture PGA Senior-Junior Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Texans Robert Thompson and Bruce Smith got off to a fast start Wednesday (Jan. 19)and held on to win the 53rd annual PGA Senior-Junior Team Championship Presented by Premier Golf and United Rentals at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
25 Jan 2011 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments
PGA Museum of Golf Speaker Series to debut with Dr. Gary Wiren
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Dr. Gary Wiren, a member of the PGA Golf Professional Hall of Fame, PGA Master Professional and a leading authority on the history of the game of golf, will be the first presenter when the PGA Museum of Golf Speaker Series is launched on Feb.
25 Jan 2011 - 2:19pm - 0 Comments
Outdoor Demo Day tees off biggest week in the business of golf
ORLANDO, Fla.
25 Jan 2011 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
PGA/USA TODAY Golf Tips Hotline 2.0 to offer PGA Expert instruction via social media
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- PGA Professionals, recognized as the experts in golf instruction, will gather in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Jan. 27, to participate in an expanded 2011 PGA/USA TODAY Golf Tips Hotline 2.0.
25 Jan 2011 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Ninety-five and counting: Another milestone year for PGA of America
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. –- Celebrating its 95th year as the leader in the game and the business of golf, The PGA of America marks 2011 as another milestone in its mission to serve its 27,000-plus men and women professionals and the industry.
25 Jan 2011 - 2:02pm - 0 Comments
Seven PGA Professionals enhance skills with certifications from PGA Certified Professional Program
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- With the latest rounds of the PGA Proficiency Test completed in 2010, seven PGA Professionals received nine certifications from the PGA of America's Certified Professional Program.
18 Jan 2011 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments