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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.  - Jeff Price, former president and publisher of Sporting News, who also served as president of SI Digital and head of sponsorships for MasterCard, has been named the Chief Commercial Officer of the PGA of America.
Special Olympics Golf means more than medals to 2011 competitors
Medal ceremonies brought an exciting three rounds of competition to a close Sunday at PGA Golf Club, but Special Olympics golfers shared a common story of how golf has meant more than awards to their lives. A field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
25 Sep 2011 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Good competition marks second day of Special Olympics Golf Tournament
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Danny Peaslee of Souris, Manitoba, Canada, has a seven-shot lead with a 41-42—83 in the Level 4 - 9-Hole Individual Stroke Play event after Round 2 of the 2011 Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament played Saturday at PGA Golf Club.
24 Sep 2011 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
First round complete at 12th Special Olympics Golf Tournament
The anticipation has been building for Round 1 of the 2011 Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament played Friday at PGA Golf Club.  A field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
23 Sep 2011 - 11:56pm - 0 Comments
Opening Ceremony provides colorful start to Special Olympics tournament
A tournament field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
23 Sep 2011 - 12:09am - 0 Comments
12th Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament
12th Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament Who: 177 golfers from the USA, Bermuda and Canada When: September 23-25, 2011 Where: PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
22 Sep 2011 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments
Thursday's opening ceremonies tee off Special Olympics Golf National Invitational
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Nearly 500 Special Olympics athletes, coaches, volunteers, plus PGA of America and United States Golf Association (USGA) officials and city representatives will gather on Thursday, Sept.
21 Sep 2011 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
Cutter & Buck renews supporting sponsorship of Golf Retirement Plus
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Cutter & Buck, which creates a premier line of golf-inspired apparel for men and women who appreciate innovative, high-quality sportswear, is renewing its supporting partnership of Golf Retirement Plus™ through 2014.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:55am - 0 Comments
Two-time Junior PGA Champion Thompson breaks another record
At just 16 years, 7 months and 8 days old, she won the Navistar LPGA Classic by five strokes over Tiffany Joh.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Former WNBA President Donna Orender to steer new Golf 2.0 initiative
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has engaged Donna Orender as a consultant to lead Golf 2.0's Connecting with Her strategy, a key component in the industry's overall goal of reaching 40 million golfers by 2020.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:40am - 0 Comments
PGA Village announces two new Turfgrass experts
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- PGA Village in Port St. Lucie, Fla., has appeared on Golf Digest's list of the "75 Best Golf Resorts in North America" since 2007, standing at No. 51 among all facilities.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:37am - 0 Comments
Patriot Golf Day an extraordinary show of pageantry at PGA Village
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- With an extraordinary showcase of pageantry and moving patriotic displays of all things red, white and blue, the 5th annual Patriot Golf Day Weekend at PGA Village in Port St.
6 Sep 2011 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
George W. Bush tees off with PGA President to support Patriot Golf Day
DALLAS -- George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, teed it up once again to mark the official start of the fifth Annual Patriot Golf Day weekend (Sept. 2-5).
6 Sep 2011 - 3:38pm - 0 Comments
Labor of love: Nicklaus introduces 12-hole tournaments for holiday weekend
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Over recent months, Jack Nicklaus has joined several of golf's leading organizations, including the PGA of America and USGA, to encourage out-of-the-box thinking to attract new players to the game and retain those already in the game.
1 Sep 2011 - 1:42pm - 0 Comments
2011 Patriot Golf Day Weekend
When: Labor Day Weekend Where: Golf facilities nationwide
31 Aug 2011 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
PGA Expo resonates with industry
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Thousands of PGA Professionals, golf buyers and specialty retailers uncovered the newest merchandise and trends for golf enthusiasts worldwide at the 27th PGA Expo in Las Vegas, August 23-24, 2011.
31 Aug 2011 - 8:09am - 0 Comments
The PGA of America, NB3 foundation launch partnership
VERONA, N.Y. -- Notah Begay III (NB3) Foundation, which promotes sports and wellness to youth within Native American communities, launched a partnership with The PGA of America to host three "Play Golf Native America" Days nationwide.
31 Aug 2011 - 8:07am - 0 Comments
Patriot Golf Day to kick off with special round
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- For the fifth consecutive year, thousands of PGA Professionals and golf facilities nationwide will participate in Patriot Golf Day® over Labor Day weekend (Sept. 2-5), and for the second consecutive year, President George W.
31 Aug 2011 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
The PGA of America celebrates its 95th anniversary at site of its founding
NEW YORK -- As the reception at the Radisson Martinique on Broadway neared a conclusion on Aug. 31, two descendants of figures instrumental in the formation of The Professional Golfers' Association of America toasted their ancestors on opposite sides of the room.
31 Aug 2011 - 7:52am - 0 Comments
Junior Ryder Cup heading back to Scotland in 2014 after 2010 success
The Junior Ryder Cup, an international event between Europe and the United States designed to showcase golf’s next generation, will return to Scotland in 2014 following the success of the 2010 contest at Gleneagles, the Perthshire that will host the Ryder Cup itself in three years’
27 Aug 2011 - 11:14am - 0 Comments