New York University Professor chronicles the life of PGA Professional Jimmie Devoe
New York University Professor Dr. Jeffrey T. Sammons shared his research of the life and career of African-American PGA Professional Jimmie DeVoe during appearances Feb. 17, at the PGA Museum of Golf in Port St. Lucie, Fla., and at PGA of America Headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens.
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Virginia's Creighton Farms, River Creek Club named sites to host 2011 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Creighton Farms of Aldie, Va., and River Creek Club of Leesburg, Va., have been named co-hosts of the 23rd Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz, Oct.
22 Feb 2011 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Bob Boyd, former National Champion, loses battle with Leukemia
Former PGA Professional National Champion Bob Boyd of Wilmington, N.C., died Feb. 21, after a five-year battle with leukemia. Boyd had undergone a third bone marrow transplant in mid-January at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, but his body rejected it. He was 55.
22 Feb 2011 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Sammons discusses pioneer DeVoe as PGA marks Black History Month
To celebrate Black History Month, The PGA of America hosted historian and New York University Professor Dr. Jeffrey T. Sammons on Feb. 17, as he turned back the clock and revisited the life and times of famed African-American Golf Professional Jimmie DeVoe.
18 Feb 2011 - 5:37pm - 1 Comments
Powell marks Black History Month at NBA game, on ABC TV’s "GMA"
PGA/LPGA Professional Renee Powell of East Canton, Ohio, spent a busy weekend celebrating Black History Month and marking the 65th anniversary year of her family-owned Clearview Golf Club. Powell was a guest on ABC's "Good Morning America," Feb.
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For Your Game: New technology to boost performance
What new technology has come on the scene to help you for the 2011 season? Find out right here.
9 Feb 2011 - 1:20pm - 0 Comments
For Your Game: Look your best out on the course
Want to look your best as you hit the course for the 2011 season? Catch all the hottest trends right here.
9 Feb 2011 - 1:17pm - 0 Comments
For Your Game: The hottest new accessories
Catch all the hottest accessories to help you play and look your best during the 2011 season right here!
9 Feb 2011 - 1:11pm - 0 Comments
PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance earns 'Top 100 Golf Practice Facilities in America' Award
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance, in Port St. Lucie, Fla., was named by Golf Range Magazine to its "Top 100 Golf Practice Facilities in America" list for the 12th consecutive year.
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PGA World Alliance rallies with Relief Donations of $39,000 in support of members affected by Australian Flood
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2011 PGA Grand Slam of Golf to grant first alternate status to defending champion
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The 29th PGA Grand Slam of Golf, to be contested Oct. 18-19, in Bermuda, will become the first in event history to grant its defending champion No.
9 Feb 2011 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
Benchmark California winery named the Official Wine Of The PGA of America
9 Feb 2011 - 11:10am - 0 Comments
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.
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