BRYAN, Texas – The 39th Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, one of the nation’s premier events in junior golf, is making its first visit to the state of Texas.
PGA Play Golf America Days Coming to Wisconsin Saturday and Sunday
The first 80 people who pre-register for each event at and attend the Play Golf America Day will receive a free pair of tickets to one of the 92nd PGA Championship practice rounds. Make plans to attend the PGA Championship Play Golf America Days scheduled for Saturday (July 17
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Welcome Reception, Golf, Special Events and Networking Opportunities Abundant at the 2010 PGA Fall Expo
PGA Professionals, golf buyers and industry leaders from throughout the United States and global golf destinations can anticipate a full schedule of special events, golf tournaments and outings, allied association meetings and professional networking opportunities at the 2010 PGA Fall Expo, August 1
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2010 Special Olympics USA National Games Open July 18 in Lincoln, Neb.
Next week, a roster of 179 golfers from 39 states will compete at the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games in Lincoln, Neb., July 18-23.
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Family Golf Month and Growing the Game on Full Display at Pine Meadows Golf Club in Illinois
PGA Professional Dennis Johnsen is an expert in Family Golf Month - it is a recurring theme his facility, Pine Meadows Golf Club in Mundelein Ill., carries throughout the year. Johnsen, the PGA general manager and head professional, hosts "Family Fun Nights," a weekend promotion where a special c
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Utah to Host First PGA Play Golf America Day for Individuals With Disabilities
Three years ago, as Jeff Burley was hired by adaptive program manager for Salt Lake County Parks & Recreation, his supervisor had a simple directive: Go out and provide more adaptive recreation programs. In other words, think outside the box. For Burley, it was just what he needed to hear.
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PGA Professional Corey Aurand Named PGA Golf Properties Senior Director
The PGA of America has named Corey Aurand as its Senior Director of PGA Golf Properties, which presently encompasses the facilities at PGA Village St. Lucie, PGA Village Verano, PGA Village The Bahamas and Valhalla Golf Club.
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World Golf Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam to Speak at 35th Junior PGA Championship
The PGA of America and Sycamore Hills Golf Club have announced that World Golf Hall of Fame member Annika Sorenstam will speak to participants competing in the 35th Junior PGA Championship. Annika will address many of the top junior golfers in the country at the Championship Welcome Dinner, Aug.
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2010 Ryder Cup Points Team Standings (as of 07/04/10)
Eight U.S. Team members will be determined following the PGA Championship, Aug. 15, at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis.; U.S. Ryder Cup Team Captain Corey Pavin will make his four remaining selections on Sept. 7. U. S.
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Latest Class to Graduate in The PGA Professional Golf Management Program
Forty-six graduates, representing 20 states and Puerto Rico, comprised the most recent class to advance through The PGA Professional Golf Management Program. The graduates were honored in ceremonies conducted June 29, at The PGA Education Center in Port St.
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Countdown to Whistling Straits: 37 Days to Go
On Sunday, Aug.
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Play Golf America Experience Planned For 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games
The PGA of America and the Nebraska PGA Section will host a Play Golf America Experience – a complimentary clinic for all Special Olympics athletes and spectators featuring PGA Professional expert instruction – on July 19, 2010, during the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games in Lincoln, Nebrask
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Family Golf Month: Creating Successful Family, Junior Golf Programs
Vikki Vanderpool is a PGA Professional and president of Approaching the Green, a golf consulting company in Murfreesboro, Tenn. She was the recipient of the 2009 PGA Junior Golf Leader Award. Below, Vanderpool shares her experiences about creating successful family and junior golf programs.
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LinxTracker: Measuring performance at the course and the range
How do you measure the state of your golf game? Most people would point to their handicap number and they wouldn't necessarily be wrong. But, the handicap can be deceiving, seeing as it is calculated by using the 10 best of a golfer's 20 most recent scores.
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Skinner and Moss find themselves together again - in the lead at French Lick
The plaque at the top of the hill, snuggled beside a bronze statue of the legendary architect, greets visitors at The Pete Dye Course.
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Video Series Order Form
The plaque at the top of the hill, snuggled beside a bronze statue of the legendary architect, greets visitors at The Pete Dye Course.
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Casper left 'speechless' by 2010 PGA Distinguished Service Award
William Earl (Billy) Casper of Springville, Utah, one of golf's greatest players, with three major championships among 51 PGA Tour titles, and whose extended career has been a commitment to America's youth, has been named the recipient of the 2010 PGA Distinguished Service Award. Casper, 78, wil
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Traveling PGA Championship History Exhibit opens in Kohler
From May 12 through August 22, golf enthusiasts and history lovers can enjoy a free tour of The PGA Championship History Exhibit -- A History of the Season's Final Major, a traveling exhibit featuring some of the rarest artifacts and memorabilia celebrating the tradition of the PGA Championship and
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Never flashy, always steady Lehman snatches Senior PGA Championship
Tom Lehman sat behind the Alfred S. Bourne Trophy, gazing at it as if it he was a wide-eyed youngster peering through a window of a toy shop. It was all real, and not a young boy's dream.
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Countdown to PGA Professional National Championship begins
In 1984, Bill Schumaker of Columbia City, Ind., arrived in South Florida in October with a steady game and one of 360 players in the field assembled at PGA National Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Then 34, Schumaker posted an opening-round 73, which left him well back and tied for 43rd plac
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