PGA News Archive

Wednesday, October 07, 2015
10 best moments in Presidents Cup history
  INCHEON, South Korea – The 10 best moments from the Presidents Cup, which will be played Oct. 8-11 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea:   10. OH, CANADA: Mike Weir, at No.
Edinburgh, Scotland: 10 golf travel tips
If you play golf in Scotland, chances are, you'll end up in Edinburgh, either before or after your trip. It's a fascinating, friendly and walkable city that enhances any visit to the British Isles. Here are 10 ways to elevate your enjoyment of Edinburgh:
Golf Instruction: How to elevate ball quickly over a tree
Watch easy golf instruction on how to elevate your golf ball quickly. PGA Professional Billy Ore offers a 3-step process for how to get your ball over that tree or other obstacle in front of you.
Notebook: Injured Jim Furyk now an assistant at Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Jim Furyk showed how much the Presidents Cup meant to him. He came to South Korea without his golf clubs.
Scott yearns to win Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Adam Scott has seven Presidents Cup logos on his bag to show how many teams he has made. Except for one tie, those cups are empty.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson paired on Day 1 of Presidents Cup
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson battled at Chambers Bay in the U.S. Open. They will be partners in South Korea at the Presidents Cup.   U.S.
Pro golf events this week | October 5-11, 2015
  PGA TOUR PRESIDENTS CUP Site: Incheon, South Korea. Schedule: ThursdaySunday.  Course: Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea (7,380 yards, par 72).  
PGA Pro's daughter makes her mark
FAIRMONT, W.Va. -- "The only time I will be disappointed is if you quit. If you give it your best, that's all I can ask for."
Mickelson relishes leadership role
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Phil Mickelson studied the line of the putt from both sides, and then he stood over an imaginary golf ball about halfway to the hole and gently swung his putter to make sure he had the right read.
D. Johnson returns to Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Dustin Johnson hasn't lost a match while playing for the United States in nearly four years. Part of that is because he's very good.
Adam Scott has busy finish to year, maybe an early start to next one
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – With three months left in the year, Adam Scott is just getting warmed up.   The Presidents Cup is the start of a busy stretch for the 35-year-old Australian, who will be playing seven
PGA Professional plays 126 holes in a day
Imagine playing 126 holes of golf in one day -- that's seven complete rounds -- and doing it on a sultry September day in Port St. Lucie, Fla., when the heat index is well over 100 degrees.
Notebook: Rickie Fowler sporting a brand-new tattoo on his elbow
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Rickie Fowler was sporting a new tattoo at the Presidents Cup packed with some special meaning.   It's nothing more than the outline of a block "G" under his left elbow.
Here's the world's most dangerous golf trick shot
We've seen our share of golf trick-shot attempts where we think, "that's probably not a great idea." This one, however, tops them all -- literally and figuratively.
Monday, October 05, 2015
Registration opens for 2016 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (October 5, 2015) – PGA Professionals, golf buyers and industry leaders can now register to attend the 63rd PGA Merchandise Show, Jan.
How Rory McIlroy spent his time on and off the course in 2015
Rory McIlroy's tee shots spent plenty of time in the air over the last season. And so did the actual Rory McIlroy: 350 hours, to be exact.
Myrtle Beach golf courses hurriedly rebounding from record rains
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Ready to play some golf on the Grand Strand?   Course operators are working frantically to get their layouts reopened following record levels of rainfall since Thursday, and many will reopene
Easy Golf Instruction to Fix a Struggling Round
How do you rebound after a bad hole? PGA Professional Mike Richards shares three simple tips that'll help you get move past your disaster and get your round right back on track.
Shane Battier's favorite golf course? It's Oakland Hills
Retired professional basketball star Shane Battier loves golf, but he apparently loves his home state of Michigan even more.  When asked Sunday on social media about his favorite course, Battier didn't hesitate:  
Scott makes switch to short putter
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Adam Scott only has three months left before the method used for his long putter is banned. He saw no need to wait.