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The Ryder Cup – By the Numbers
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.
21 Sep 2010 - 2:49pm - 0 Comments
PING Renews Presenting Sponsorship of The 2011 PGA Professional's Appointment Calendar
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
21 Sep 2010 - 2:46pm - 0 Comments
Strong U.S. Team Ready to Defend 2010 Junior Ryder Cup
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.
21 Sep 2010 - 2:43pm - 0 Comments
California to Host 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship
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
14 Sep 2010 - 4:00pm - 0 Comments
Stricker Clings to Top Spot in Race for PGA Player of the Year Award
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 - 3:56pm - 0 Comments
Countdown to the Celtic Manor: 18 Days until 38th Ryder Cup
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 - 3:52pm - 0 Comments
Official Guide to the 38th Ryder Cup Set to be Distributed to Retail Outlets
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.
14 Sep 2010 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
N.Y. native Mrva heads national award recipients as 2010 PGA Golf Professional of the Year
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 - 1:59pm - 0 Comments
Patriot Golf Day at PGA Village Raises an Estimated $20,000 for Folds of Honor Foundation
With pomp, circumstance and moving displays of patriotism, the 4th Annual Patriot Golf Day Weekend at PGA Village in Port St.
7 Sep 2010 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Met PGA Professionals serve as busy hosts of Play Golf America Experience
Metropolitan PGA Professionals, led by Rob Labritz of GlenArbor Golf Club in Bedford Hills, N.Y., the Low PGA Club Professional in the 92nd PGA Championship, played “hosts on Wall Street,” Sept.
7 Sep 2010 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup Captain's picks official transcript
JULIUS MASON: Good morning, everyone, I am the PGA of America's Julius Mason, and I would like to welcome those of you joining us on the phone lines from around the world and those of you right here at the New York Stock Exchange for the United States Ryder Cup Captain's pick news conference.
7 Sep 2010 - 12:30pm - 0 Comments
Captain Pavin picks Tiger, Cink, Johnson and Fowler
NEW YORK – Ending months of speculation, Team USA Captain Corey Pavin completed his 12-man Ryder Cup team on Tuesday by selecting Tiger Woods, Stewart Cink, Zach Johnson and Rickie Fowler with his four captain’s picks. Pavin, seated between three of his four assistant captains -- Tom Lehman, Davi
7 Sep 2010 - 11:57am - 0 Comments
President George W. Bush kicks off Patriot Golf Day weekend
President George W. Bush played golf today at Ridgewood Country Club in Waco, Texas with disabled Staff Sgt. Heath Calhoun to kick off Patriot Golf Day weekend benefiting Folds of Honor Foundation and its scholarship program for the families of wounded and disabled soldiers.
3 Sep 2010 - 12:32pm - 6 Comments
PGA Champ Kaymer visits New York, rings opening bell at NASDAQ
Germany's Martin Kaymer, the newly crowned 2010 PGA Champion, paid a visit Tuesday to New York City in the aftermath of his breakthrough victory at the 92nd PGA Championship earlier this month.
24 Aug 2010 - 4:25pm - 2 Comments
Countdown to The Celtic Manor for the 38th Ryder Cup
The 38th Ryder Cup, which will be conducted Oct. 1-3, makes its first appearance in Wales at the Celtic Manor's Twenty Ten Course near Newport, Wales.
18 Aug 2010 - 10:28am - 0 Comments
Record Attendance at PGA Learning Center Presented by American Express Highlights Week
A record 50,700 spectators visited the PGA Learning Center presented by American Express, which was 8,700 more than attended in 2009 at Hazeltine National Golf Club.
18 Aug 2010 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
Ernie Els Rises to Top in Close Duel For PGA Player of the Year Award
Ernie Els is making a bid toward earning his first PGA Player of the Year Award, while also leading one of the tightest races in many years for the Vardon Trophy. The PGA of America's two prestigious season-ending awards for excellence by a Tour professional will come down to the consistency of e
18 Aug 2010 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
Legendary Billy Casper Gives Emotional, Heartfelt Acceptance to 2010 PGA Distinguished Service Award
Trailing Arnold Palmer by seven strokes after 63 holes of the 1966 U.S.
18 Aug 2010 - 10:14am - 0 Comments
With Eight of 12 Team Members in Place, Evaluations Continue for U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin
Part of the work to identify who will make up the U.S. Ryder Cup Team is over for Captain Corey Pavin. Eight players, half of them rookies, have earned automatic berths to compete in the 38th Ryder Cup against Europe.
18 Aug 2010 - 10:08am - 0 Comments