Stacy Lewis hit one of the most significant drives of her career, and it really didn't matter where it landed.   It's what it shattered.   Lewis and Phil Mickelson, who have endorsement deals
Mercedes-Benz, PGA kick off golf performance center tour at the Masters
Two-time Masters champion, Bernhard Langer helped to launch The Mercedes-Benz Performance Center, a free mobile golf tour powered by The PGA of America, today in Augusta.
6 Apr 2011 - 8:37am - 1 Comments
Complimentary clubfitting during PGA Free Fitting, Trade-Up Month in April
When I first got into the golf business, we fit clubs by gender; if you were a man you bought a set of clubs for men, if you were a woman you were sold a set of clubs for ladies. If you were a kid like me who started playing golf at the age of eight, you played a cut down set of clubs.
6 Apr 2011 - 8:31am - 0 Comments
The PGA of America marks a 95-year milestone on April 10
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Celebrating its 95th year as the leader in the game and the business of golf, The PGA of America marks this Sunday as another milestone date in its mission to serve its 27,000-plus men and women professionals and the industry.
6 Apr 2011 - 8:24am - 0 Comments
Azinger set to make Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid debut
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Former Ryder Cup Captain Paul Azinger, who guided the U.S.
6 Apr 2011 - 8:08am - 0 Comments
Senior PGA Championship to allow spectator mobile device access
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The 72nd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid, May 24-29, at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky., will mark the first major golf championship to allow spectators to carry and use mobile devices in select areas on the golf course.
29 Mar 2011 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
Ball headlines inductees into PGA Golf Professional Hall of Fame
29 Mar 2011 - 3:44pm - 0 Comments
PGA Museum of Golf Speaker Series to feature 100-year-old Errie Ball
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Errie Ball, 100, the only surviving player from the inaugural Masters in 1934, will be the next featured speaker in the PGA Museum of Golf Speaker Series, on Wed., April 6, at 5:30 p.m.
22 Mar 2011 - 3:01pm - 0 Comments
Play Golf America University continues to host check presentations
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- St. Patrick's Day was a lucky day for Grambling State University in Louisiana as they were presented with a $25,000 check on behalf of 2010 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin.
22 Mar 2011 - 2:55pm - 0 Comments
Sixteen major champions among early entries to 72nd Senior PGA Championship
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Defending Champion Tom Lehman leads a group of 16 major champions who own a combined 31 titles among the early entries for the 72nd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid, May 24-29, at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky.
22 Mar 2011 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments
PGA, LPGA Professionals offer free golf club fittings in April
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- More and more golfers are recognizing that properly fit clubs are the key to improving their golf game, and, ultimately, having more fun on the course.
22 Mar 2011 - 2:29pm - 0 Comments
JoAnne Carner leads fourth annual Women's Golf Day
World Golf Hall of Fame and LPGA Hall of Fame Member JoAnne Carner kicked off a fun-filled afternoon of golf instruction, during the 4th Annual Women's Play Golf America Day, at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on March 13.
16 Mar 2011 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
Ninety-Three individuals form latest class to graduate from PGA Professional Golf Management Program
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Ninety-three graduates, representing 34 states, comprised the most recent class to advance through the PGA Professional Golf Management Program. The graduates were honored in ceremonies conducted March 8, at the PGA Education Center in Port St.
16 Mar 2011 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
American Express renews partnership with The PGA of America
16 Mar 2011 - 8:31am - 0 Comments
Green continues comeback at 72nd Senior PGA Championiship Presented by Kitchenaid
15 Mar 2011 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America extends partnership with Antigua through 2012
9 Mar 2011 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
Busy PGA Museum of golf speaker series to feature 1958 PGA Champion Dow Finsterwald
Dow Finsterwald, the 1958 PGA Champion and 1977 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain, and legendary sports historian Dr. Harvey Frommer, are the respective featured speakers, March 16 and 17, at the PGA Museum of Golf Speaker Series at PGA Village in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
9 Mar 2011 - 8:43am - 0 Comments
Georgia golf study: Game drives $2.4 billion into state's economy
ATLANTA -- With 401 golf facilities and multiple championship golf tournaments conducted in the state each year, golf is appropriately "on Georgia's mind" as a key industry contributing to the vitality of its economy from employment, capital investment, tourism, significant chari
8 Mar 2011 - 7:45am - 1 Comments
Golf producer Chirkinian receives '96 PGA Distinguished Service Award
Note: This is the story released by The PGA of America in 1996, when Frank Chirkinian received the PGA Distinguished Service Award.
5 Mar 2011 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
Folds of Honor 2011 Scholarship application deadline approaching
TULSA, Okla. -- There are more than 220,000 dependents of fallen and wounded military service men and women from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts alone (as of February, 2011), and 85 percent do not qualify for federal educational assistance.
3 Mar 2011 - 7:26am - 0 Comments