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Jan 23, 2018, 14:00 ET PGA of America Releases First-Ever Social Responsibility Report

In its first-ever review of the long-term positive impact that Social Responsibility offers to the future of golf, the PGA of America has issued a...


Nov 19, 2017, 19:19 ET Georgia Captures 6th PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental over New Jersey 6 ½-5 ½

With Olympic gold medalist Kerri Strug looking on, undefeated Georgia vaulted to the mountain top of PGA Jr. League as national champions with a...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:27 ET PGA REACH Announces Inaugural PGA National Day of HOPE on Nov. 11

PGA REACH, the 501(c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America, has announced that Saturday, Nov. 11—Veterans Day— will serve as the...


Sep 01, 2016, 09:30 ET PGA of America Names Constellation 'Official Energy Provider and Sustainability Partner' for the PGA and its Major Championships

 In a transformative, multi-year agreement, PGA of America has named leading competitive energy and services company Constellation its...


Nov 08, 2015, 16:27 ET 35-Foot Birdie Putt by Krando Nishiba in Playoff Sends Team California to PGA Junior League Golf Championship Win Over Georgia

 Krando Nishiba had seen this putt before. In fact, it was 10 minutes earlier when he barely missed a nearly identical putt on the 9th Hole at...


Oct 28, 2014, 10:08 ET Team California Captures 2014 PGA Junior League Golf Championship

 Team California captured the 2014 PGA Junior League Golf Championship title Sunday, with a 7 to 5 victory over Team Georgia at TPC Sugarloaf....


Sep 22, 2014, 10:00 ET 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Team Directs $2.75 Million to Community Outreach, Youth Golf Development Programs

 United States Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson, his three Vice Captains and the 12-member U.S. Team, have made a $2.75 million commitment to the...


Sep 03, 2014, 08:00 ET Ralph Lauren Named Official Partner & Outfitter of the PGA of America

 Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE: RL) has been named an Official Partner and Outfitter of the PGA of America through 2020. The licensing...


Aug 05, 2014, 13:00 ET Three-Time Major Champion Rory McIlroy Named Official Ambassador For PGA Junior League Golf

 Three-time major champion Rory McIlroy has been named an ambassador for PGA Junior League Golf, which introduces kids ages 13 and under to the...


Jul 28, 2014, 11:46 ET 'PGA Championship Pick The Hole Location Challenge Hosted By Jack Nicklaus Presented By Samsung' Returns With A New Swing At Valhalla's 16th Hole

For the second consecutive year, golf fans worldwide will have a direct impact on a hole location for the final round of a major championship...


Jul 02, 2014, 13:00 ET PGA of America, PGA TOUR, City and County of San Francisco announce partnership, bringing 2020 PGA Championship, The Presidents Cup 2025, 2015 World Golf Championships-Match Play Championship to TPC Harding Park

 The PGA of America, the PGA TOUR and the City and County of San Francisco announced today a partnership that will bring the 2020 PGA...


May 29, 2014, 11:00 ET MAJOR TEAMWORK - KPMG, PGA of America and LPGA Join Forces to Create World-Class Major Championship, the KPMG Women's PGA Championship

 KPMG, the PGA of America, and the LPGA today announced the KPMG Women's PGA Championship, and the creation of a multi-faceted program focused...


May 06, 2014, 15:47 ET PGA of America Welcomes Women To Celebrate Mother's Day On The Course

 Traditionally, dads have spent Father's Day out on the golf course. The PGA of America believes that Mother's Day – and every day...


May 01, 2014, 11:53 ET Trump National Golf Club - Bedminster, N.J. To Host 2022 PGA Championship & Trump National Golf Club - Washington, D.C. To Host 2017 Senior PGA Championship Presented By KitchenAid

 The PGA of America announced today that it has entered a new partnership with The Trump Organization, selecting Trump National Golf Club...


Apr 24, 2014, 19:53 ET 2013 Senior PGA Champion Kohki Idoki Takes a "Shot at the Inn" for Local Charity

 Kohki Idoki, of Osaka, Japan, participated today in a golf shot from the roof of the new Inn at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor, Mich., to a...


Jan 06, 2014, 17:00 ET Samsung Named Official Patron of the PGA of America; Partnership to Provide Multi-Platform Support for Championships, Golfers Nationwide

 Samsung Electronics America Inc., a global leader and award-winning innovator in consumer electronics, has been named an Official Patron of...


Oct 10, 2013, 14:13 ET The PGA of America And NBC Sports Group Reach Historic Agreement

 In an unprecedented agreement, The PGA of America and NBC Sports Group today unveiled a historic partnership to further raise the profile of...


Sep 08, 2013, 14:37 ET Team Georgia Captures Title at 2013 PGA Junior League Golf Championship

 Team Georgia took home the title Sunday in the PGA Junior League Golf Championship, with a 6 ½ to 5 ½ victory over Team...


Jun 12, 2013, 15:23 ET Golfers Encouraged To TEE IT FORWARD On June 22-23

 Playing faster, scoring better, hitting more lofted irons into greens, improving pace of play and having more fun on the golf course are at...


Apr 09, 2013, 15:30 ET The PGA Of America Aims To Get Golf Fans Off The Couch And Onto The Course

 While millions of viewers tune in this week to watch an exciting new generation of players tee off at the Masters, the 27,000 men and...


Sep 21, 2012, 13:39 ET United States Ryder Cup Team Directs $2.6 Million to Community Outreach Programs, Growth of the Game Junior Golf Initiatives

 United States Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III and his Team made a commitment prior to their much-anticipated meeting with Europe in the 39th...


Jul 12, 2012, 15:25 ET Moet & Chandon Named The Official Champagne Of The PGA of America

 Moet & Chandon and The PGA of America announced that Moet & Chandon will be the Official Champagne of The PGA of America, aligning...


Aug 31, 2011, 09:00 ET PGA of America Celebrates Its 95th Anniversary at Site of Its Founding, New York's Radisson Martinique on Broadway

The PGA of America marks its 95th year as the leader in the game and the business of golf Wednesday, Aug. 31, by returning to the site of its...


Jun 20, 2011, 09:00 ET The PGA of America Begins Random Ticket Draw for 2012 Ryder Cup

As the exciting journey to the 2012 Ryder Cup continues, June 20, 2011, marks the beginning of a highly anticipated opportunity for golf fans...


Sep 28, 2010, 10:30 ET U.S. Ryder Cup Team Directs $2.6 Million to Community Outreach Programs, Play Golf America Universities, Ryder Cup Junior Golf Academy

United States Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin and his Team made a commitment prior to their much-anticipated meeting with Europe this week in the...