PGA News Archive

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Tiger's back on the tee, and the whole golf world is better off for it
Golf just isn’t the same without Tiger Woods. For well over a year now, we’ve lived that sad truth. It’s just not the same.
The 'new' North Course makes its debut at Torrey Pines
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods isn't the only one whose debut in 2017 at Torrey Pines is getting some attention.
6 most interesting products at the PGA Merchandise Show
The floor at the PGA Merchandise Show stretched for what seemed like miles, and every square inch was filled with booths offering new equipment, gadgets, and apparel. Here are six of the most interesting things we saw Wednesday:
2017 PGA Merchandise Show: Live updates from Orlando
We're live all week from the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando. Join us on the range today at Demo Day where we'll be live with exclusive looks at the latest and greatest equipment.
PGA Junior League Golf grows to record-number 36,000 participants in 2016
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2017) -- PGA Junior League Golf featured a record-setting 36,000 participants across 2,900 teams nationwide last year, led by the more than 2,000 PGA and LPGA Professionals who served as Captains.
Tiger Woods, Torrey Pines and a mixed bag of memories
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods was quick to set the record straight, with a smile.
See Tiger Woods' new TaylorMade clubs at PGA Merchandise Show
SAN DIEGO — Tiger Woods has added another equipment endorsement deal by signing with TaylorMade on Wednesday to play everything except the golf ball and the putter.
GOLF 20/20 announces the game’s 2016 charitable impact
(ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.) – GOLF 20/20 – a collaboration of leading organizations representing all segments of the U.S.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
7 things at Demo Day we had to get a closer look at
If you like gadgets and you like golf, there is no better place to be than Demo Day at the PGA Merchandise Show, where the two are combined seamlessly.
The best slow-motion shots from PGA Demo Day
With the golf world converging on Orlando for the annual PGA Merchandise Show, several top players and golf celebrities are on hand to help show off the latest equipment.  Here are some of the best slow-motion moments from the show. DEMO DAY
John Deere named official golf course Turf Equipment Provider of the PGA of America
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2017) -- John Deere, a worldwide leader in manufacturing and services for Agriculture, Construction, Forestry and Turf, has been named the Official Golf Course Turf Equipment Provider of the PGA of America.
Spending the morning at 2017 PGA Demo Day
Here's a peek at the happenings going on down in Orlando during the 2017 Demo Day ahead of this week's PGA Merchandise Show.
Dicks Sporting Goods Foundation awards $500,000 Sports Matter grant to PGA Junior League Golf
ORLANDO (JANUARY 25, 2017) The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation and the PGA of America announced today a partnership to bring the game of golf to thousands of underprivileged youth across the country through scholarships to PGA Junior League Golf.
Monday, January 23, 2017
Renowned instructors explore new ways to reach students at 15th PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit
ORLANDO, Fla. – How do you engage PGA Professionals with their students? Perhaps it’s as easy as an eye in the sky.
Special events, celebrities and more than 1K top brands at PGA Merchandise Show
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (January 23, 2017) -- The 64th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Jan.
GolfTEC presentation day 1 2017
Here's a look at the GolfTEC presentation from Day 1 of PGA Merchandise Show week in Orland.
GolfTEC's SwingTRU Motion Study illustrates big swing differences between low, high handicap players
Utilizing a nationwide database of approximately 30,000 golfers, GolfTEC analyzed 48 different body positions within a player’s swing that correlates to their handicap, to determine the most efficient methods to improve their game.
How Hudson Swafford made a pressure-filled situation look easy
Until Sunday, Hudson Swafford had never won on the PGA Tour. In the final round of the CareerBuilder Challenge at PGA West, Swafford emerged from the pack with a 5-under 67 to claim his maiden win on Tour, good for a two-year exemption and a trip to the Masters.
With trip to PGA Show, momentum picks up for U.S. Disabled Golf Association
For the past five years, Clinton's Jason Faircloth has been driven by the idea of starting an organization that supports disabled golfers and provides them with their own national championship.
Sunday, January 22, 2017
The Pursuit of Excellence takes Multiple Paths at PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit
ORLANDO, Fla. – Like the nearly 800 attendees at the 15th PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit, PGA Professional Todd Sones is on a quest to make his students walk away with smiles on their faces.