PGA News Archive

Sunday, June 06, 2010
A Quick Nine: Best Family Golf Resorts
The question was simple: What is the best golf resort for a family vacation?
Friday, June 04, 2010
Woods still working on his swing, his game and most important, himself
Summer has arrived, the second major championship of the year is almost at hand and yet Tiger Woods' game remains very much a work in progress. Woods struggled at times but still salvaged a 3-under 69 on Friday in the second round of the Memorial Tournament.
Tuesday, May 18, 2010
Better Equipment, Better Game: Golf Balls
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses the importance of using quality golf balls and choosing ones that fit your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Long Irons vs. Hybrids
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, gives his opinion on why you may want to add hybrids to your golf bag.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Lie Angles
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, gives an in-depth analysis on lie angle; the angle between the bottom of the golf club and the shaft.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Loft and Shaft
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, on using loft and the shaft of the club to get the most distance out of your drives.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Putter Fitting
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional for the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses the 3 L's of putter fitting: lie angle, length and loft.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Putting
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional for the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, reviews the different styles of putters on the market today.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Technology
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional for the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, reviews some of the newest technology available to help you get the most out of your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Golf Fitness
David Donatucci, Director of Fitness and Performance for the PGA of America, demonstrates an exercise that will assist you in gaining stability, flexibility, strength and power; all things that will benefit your performance on the golf course.
Sunday, May 16, 2010
Better Equipment, Better Game: Types of Wedges
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, reviews the importance of wedges and how they can improve your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Wedges for Loft and Bounce
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, shows you the wedges that you need to get a good blend of loft and bounce so you are able to handle any situation on the golf course.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Shape of Drivers
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses drivers and shows three different types of drivers and which will compliment your personal style of swing.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Apparel
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, explains the new technology of microfiber shirts and how this apparel can actually improve your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Fit of Drivers
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, discusses drivers and shows three different types of drivers and which will compliment your personal style of swing.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Fitting
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, talks about the elements of club fitting and how custom fitted clubs will improve your game.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Pitching and Sand Wedges
Eric Hogge, the Head Golf Professional at the Center for Golf Learning and Performance and the Director of Club Fitting for PGA of America, explains the difference between pitching and sand wedges. Hogge also discusses why it is important to carry both clubs in your bag.
Better Equipment, Better Game: Shoes
David Donatucci, Director of Fitness and Performance for the PGA of America, reveals the reasons why the shoes you wear will affect your golf swing. He also explains what you need to look for in the fit of your golf shoe.
Thursday, February 25, 2010
For Your Game: Does technology really make a difference in your clubs?
With all the constant advancement in golf equiptment, do the results validate the technology? PGA.com asked manufacturers and golf prfessionals to find out!
Fore Your Game: What the New Groove Rule Means to You?
PGA.com discoveres how the change in wedge composition will affect your golf game.