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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The PGA of America announced that 19 PGA Professionals have completed the requirements to achieve advanced certification through the PGA Certified Professional Program 2.0 (CPP 2.0), a valuable achievement that is aimed at further enhancin
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Nicklaus/PGA of America Teaching Grants Awarded to 10 Chapters of the First Tee
The PGA of America, in conjunction with golf legend Jack Nicklaus, has awarded teaching grants totaling $50,000 to 10 Chapters of The First Tee representing six states. To date, 178 of the 201 active Chapters of The First Tee worldwide have been recipients of either a PGA of America or Nicklaus/P
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Rohrer Achieves Gold Medal & 54-Hole Record at the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games
Special Olympics golfer Scott Rohrer of York, S.C., concluded a banner week of play at the Highlands Golf Course Wednesday, posting a second consecutive 3-over-par 75 for a 54-hole Special Olympics national competition scoring record of 5-over-par 221, earning the gold medal in the Level V Individua
28 Jul 2010 - 8:27am - 0 Comments
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35th Junior PGA Championship to Feature Elite Field Competing for Jack Nicklaus and Patty Berg Trophies
An elite field of junior golfers in both the girls' and boys' divisions will converge on Syacmore Hills Golf Club in Fort Wayne, Ind., Aug.
28 Jul 2010 - 8:20am - 0 Comments
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92nd PGA Championship Exhibit is Unveiled at the PGA Historical Center
The 92nd PGA Championship will be showcased at the PGA Historical Center in Port St. Lucie, Fla., via a new exhibit of iconic photography that debuts this Thursday, July 29.
28 Jul 2010 - 8:16am - 0 Comments
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Countdown to Whistling Straits; Meet the 20 PGA Club Professionals – Part 2
The 92nd PGA Championship field features 20 PGA Professionals who earned a berth through the 43rd PGA Professional National Championship, June 27-30, at French Lick (Ind.) Resort. PGA NEWS follows the path of the 20 to Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis., and today continues a four-part series that
28 Jul 2010 - 8:12am - 0 Comments
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Play Golf America’s Family Course Program Makes Golf More Accessible
Play Golf America continues to make the game of golf more enjoyable, affordable and accessible to people of all ages and skill levels with the continued growth of the PGA Family Course Program and a partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA). The PGA Family Course Progra
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Scott Rohrer of York, S.C. Achieves Personal, Special Olympics Best
LINCOLN, Neb.
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Inaugural Patriot Golf Day Tournament at Medinah Country Club Deemed a Major Success
More than 200 guests participated in the Inaugural Patriot Golf Day Tournament, July 8, at Medinah Country Club, in what officials tabbed as the largest individual event supporting the Folds of Honor Foundation. The tournament was part of a Folds of Honor Week in Chicago. The overall activitie
21 Jul 2010 - 8:57am - 0 Comments
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TNT to Feature 20 Hours of Televised Coverage for the 92nd PGA Championship
Turner Sports will provide extensive coverage of the 92nd PGA Championship from Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. TNT will air exclusive coverage of the first and second rounds, including seven hours each on Thurs., August 12 and Fri., August 13 from 1-8 p.m. (ET).
21 Jul 2010 - 8:52am - 3 Comments
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Countdown to the 35th Junior PGA Championship
As part of the countdown to the 35th Junior PGA Championship in August, The PGA of America takes a look back at the memorable 2007 Junior PGA Championship, with the boys' division won by current University of Illinois men's golfer Chris DeForst and th girls' division won by phenom Alexis Thompson, w
21 Jul 2010 - 8:45am - 0 Comments
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Paul Azinger Headlines Marquee of Presenters at 2010 PGA Fall Expo
Past Ryder Cup Captain Paul Azinger is the headline presenter of the 2010 PGA Fall Expo main stage schedule which includes designers, instructors, subject experts and successful CEOs to captivate, educate and motivate attendees at the golf industry’s annual second-half of the season business gatheri
21 Jul 2010 - 8:42am - 0 Comments
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Families That Play Golf Together, Have FUN together!
Caroline Murphy is a 30-something wife and mother who has spent the better part of the last 13 years involved in education.
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The PGA of America Announces Official Hospitality Sales for 39th Ryder Cup
The PGA of America completed a strong pre-sales period for the 2012 Ryder Cup, reversing the recent trend in corporate sports entertainment. Today marks the official start of hospitality sales to the general public for the 39th Ryder Cup to be held at Medinah (Ill.) Country Club, from Sept.
21 Jul 2010 - 8:35am - 0 Comments
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CBS Sports Presents 'The Road to the PGA Championship' on Sunday
Three-time PGA Professional National Champion Mike Small of Champaign, Ill., will be one of five PGA Professionals featured in the CBS Sports special “The Road to the PGA Championship,” which debuts Sunday, July 25, on CBS, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. EDT.
21 Jul 2010 - 8:32am - 0 Comments
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2010 Ryder Cup Points Team Standings (as of 07/11/10)
The United States points system will determine the top eight players for the 2010 United States Ryder Cup Team.
13 Jul 2010 - 5:56pm - 0 Comments
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Countdown to Whistling Straits: 30 Days to Go
In 1965, Herbert Warren Wind wrote of Dave Marr: "It is probably an exaggeration to call Dave Marr, as some have done, the Adlai Stevenson of golf, but unlike most of the players on the tour, he does show marked egghead tendencies." If thinking long and hard make the champion, then Marr had the r
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PGA Play Golf America Days Coming to Wisconsin Saturday and Sunday
The first 80 people who pre-register for each event at PlayGolfAmerica.com and attend the Play Golf America Day will receive a free pair of tickets to one of the 92nd PGA Championship practice rounds. Make plans to attend the PGA Championship Play Golf America Days scheduled for Saturday (July 17
13 Jul 2010 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
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Welcome Reception, Golf, Special Events and Networking Opportunities Abundant at the 2010 PGA Fall Expo
PGA Professionals, golf buyers and industry leaders from throughout the United States and global golf destinations can anticipate a full schedule of special events, golf tournaments and outings, allied association meetings and professional networking opportunities at the 2010 PGA Fall Expo, August 1
13 Jul 2010 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
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2010 Special Olympics USA National Games Open July 18 in Lincoln, Neb.
Next week, a roster of 179 golfers from 39 states will compete at the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games in Lincoln, Neb., July 18-23.
13 Jul 2010 - 5:31pm - 0 Comments