PGA News Archive

Friday, February 17, 2017
Iowa golf courses ready for February golfers
Golf anyone! In February! "They call it the Florida of Iowa," said Doug Frenz, the superintendent of Sheaffer Memorial Golf Park in rural Lee County.
Herd of kangaroos interrupts European Tour's World Super 6
We've all experienced this, right? You're in the fairway, setting up for your next shot, getting focused when, out of nowhere, a herd of kangaroos hops onto the course, halting play.
Sam Saunders feels a connection to Arnold Palmer everywhere he goes
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sam Saunders tried to put his thoughts down on paper, except that it wasn't working.
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Sergio Garcia hits cameraman with wild tee shot
Ever wanted a first-person view of being hit by a professional golfer's tee shot? Well today is your lucky day!
Jason Bohn returns to Honda Classic a year after heart attack
PALM BEACH GARDENS -- Jason Bohn had just finished his second round at last year's Honda Classic when he reported breathlessness and discomfort to the tournament medical staff.
Bubba Watson does not want rain on his parade
PACIFIC PALISADES -- Given that he's won two of the last three PGA Tour events at Riviera Country Club and the one a year ago came after passing a kidney stone, Bubba Watson might seem to be able to just will his way through pretty much anything.
Dustin Johnson goes after elusive win at Riviera
Dustin Johnson has five tournaments he would love to win. Four of them are majors. The other is Riviera. "I love that place," Johnson said. He doesn't love the outcome.
Golf photographer gets nailed with errant tee shot
Whether you think so or not, whenever you attend a golf tournament -- amateur or pro -- you're just a split-second from being in harm's way.
Florida course warns golfers about aggressive hawks
Birdie. Eagle. Albatross. The elusive Condor. Those are the kinds of birds you want on a golf course. But when it comes to hawks, look out.
It's the 21-year anniversary of 'Happy Gilmore' release
Today, February 16, 2017, marks the 21-year anniversary of the golf-themed movie "Happy Gilmore" starring Adam Sandler.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Wisconsin golf courses are opening this February for golf, seriously
It's not a bad lie: Wisconsin golfers will be able to hit the links this weekend. Three county golf courses in Milwaukee and Waukesha will be open for business Friday, as temperatures are expected to approach record highs over the weekend.
John Daly says reports he hurled his putter into a lake are exaggerated
John Daly has thrown golf clubs during fits of frustration over the course of his wild career. He says his putter going into a lake at a PGA Tour Champions event last week was not one of them.
Improve your Ball Impact Position in golf Swing
Improve your ball impact location and position, even in the off-season, with this simple drill from PGA Professional Todd Anderson.
Work on Your Golf Swing Posture
Improve your golf swing posture and mechanics, even in the off-season, with this simple instruction from PGA Professional Suzy Whaley.
Better Golf Swing Mechanics and Body Turn
Improve your swing mechanics and body turn, even in the off-season, with this simple instruction from PGA Professional Sandy LaBauve.
Improve your Golf Grip on the Club
Improve your grip on the club consistency, even in the off-season, with simple instruction from PGA Professional Randy Smith.
Better Posture in Golf Swing
Work on your golf swing posture and mechanics, even in the off-season, with this simple drill from PGA Professional Mike LaBauve.
How To Keep the Golf Ball Low
Keep the golf ball low when you need to with some simple advice from PGA Professional Mike Adams.
More Power and Distance Instruction
Add more power and distance to your swing with this simple drill from PGA Professional Mike Adams.
More Distance and Power in the Golf Swing
Add power and distance to your golf swing, even during the off-season, with this simple drill from PGA Professional Martin Hall.