Claire Sattler Awarded the South Florida PGA Foundation Scholarship

By |2019-07-11T07:23:54-04:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

The left side of the brain is usually associated with analytical thinking, including mathematics and the sciences. The right side of the brain engages the artistic and creative means of a person. It is said many people engage one side of the brain more heavily than the other and just a select few can effectively [...]

World Amateur Handicap Championship Surpasses 3,000 Entries

By |2019-07-10T06:23:59-04:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

The 36th annual World Amateur Handicap Championship, a 72-hole, net stroke play tournament, has surpassed 3,000 entries with just under two months until the tournament begins. The World Am, which attracts players from all 50 states and more than 20 countries, will be played on 60 of Myrtle Beach’s best courses August 26-30. This year’s [...]

aboutGOLF is Golf Digest Editors’ Choice for Best “Premium” Golf Simulator

By |2019-07-07T21:47:20-04:00July 2nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

aboutGOLF Limited, the world leader in golf simulator and golf performance technology, announced that its aG Curve simulator was named a Golf Digest Editors' Choice for the Best Golf Simulator "Premium" category. According to the article, "On the premium side of the spectrum is aboutGOLF's aG Curve. Stated in the name, this simulator's screen is constructed [...]

PGA GOLF CLUB Goes 3 for 3 at Golfweek

By |2019-07-07T21:47:21-04:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

PGA Golf Club, the PGA of America’s premier 54-hole facility, announces all three of its courses –the Dye, Wanamaker & Ryder– made Golfweek’s list of  “Best State-by-State Courses You Can Play” for Florida. The Dye Course remained steady at No. 22 in the publication’s annual rankings of public courses in the Sunshine State, while the Wanamaker [...]

Arnie’s Army Celebrates “90 for 90”

By |2019-07-07T21:47:21-04:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: News|

In honor of what would have been Arnold Palmer's 90th birthday this September, the Arnold Palmer organization has launched a "90 for 90" campaign to celebrate 90 moments from Arnie's incredible life across social media, digital channels and SiriusXM-one moment per day leading up to his birthday on Sept. 10. Arnie's Army, Fans and supporters can join [...]

King and Prince Beach and Golf Resort – New General Manager

By |2019-07-07T21:47:21-04:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Bart Johnson Named New GM Bart Johnson The King and Prince has a new leader at the historic beach and golf resort.  Bart Johnson, no relation to recently retired Resort GM Michael Johnson, has accepted the position of Resort General Manager effective May 2019. Bart is not new to the organization or the community.  [...]

Bobby Weed Golf Design to Update Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn and Club

By |2019-07-07T21:49:42-04:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Bobby Weed Golf Design has been commissioned to update the Ocean Course at Ponte Vedra Inn and Club, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The last restoration of the robust 1928 Herbert Strong design, completed by Bobby Weed Golf Design in 1998, returned the layout’s bold contours, brawny bunkering and character. “For this new restoration, we intend [...]

Honda Classic to Distribute $5.1 Million to Local Charities

By |2019-07-07T21:53:38-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The Honda Classic is awarding a record-shattering $5.1 million to 157 South Florida philanthropic organizations during 2019 Honda Classic Cares Week, the 13th consecutive year that the PGA TOUR event has been able to increase its impact on the lives of local children and their families. More than 75,000 children and their families will benefit from [...]

Local PGA Pro Becomes First African-American to Earn PGA Master Professional Designation

By |2019-07-08T17:58:18-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

The PGA of America has announced that Richard Brown III, PGA Director of Instruction at Quail Valley Golf Course in Missouri City, Texas; and Anthony G. Stepney, Executive Director of APEX Development Partners in Orlando, Florida, are the first two African-Americans to earn PGA Master Professional status, the highest educational designation that can be obtained by [...]

Nicklaus Introduces Sun Care and Men’s Grooming Products

By |2019-07-08T18:01:19-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

GROOMED FOR GREATNESS: Nicklaus to introduce collections of skincare and grooming products; Shalom International to support Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation Golf and sun protection go hand-in-hand. Today the Nicklaus Companies announced an exclusive licensing agreement with Shalom International Corporation to design, develop, manufacture and distribute Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus-branded sunscreen, men’s grooming products, and accessories. The new [...]