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Last Updated on Monday, 09 March 2015 20:18 Monday, 09 March 2015 20:04
AUSTIN, Texas & PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida — The International Federation of PGA Tours and Dell announced a multi-year agreement making Dell the title sponsor of the World Golf Championships-Match Play beginning in 2016 and running through 2019.
Dell’s involvement with the World Golf Championships begins this year as an Official Sponsor, including a significant activation at the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. In 2016, the tournament will move to the greater Austin area in Texas, home to Dell, and be renamed the World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play. It will be held the week of March 21-27. An announcement on the host course will be made in the near future.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 March 2015 02:23 Monday, 09 March 2015 02:19
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida — The PGA TOUR announced that charitable donations in 2014 were a record $140.5 million. This total includes donations made by tournaments on the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Canada, PGA TOUR China, and PGA TOUR Latinoamérica.
With the announcement, the all-time total donated to charity is $2.14 billion since the first-ever charitable contribution of $10,000 at the 1938 Palm Beach Invitational. Of that total, more than $1 billion has come since the TOUR surpassed the $1-billion plateau in 2005. The $2-billion mark was passed in January of last season.
Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015 07:58 Friday, 06 March 2015 07:25
Are You Getting the Golf Itch?
Bring the whole family to the PGA of Alberta Golf Shows in Edmonton and Calgary! Whether you’re looking to buy a membership, find somewhere new to play, book a vacation, or pick up your free Kidz Zone giveaway, there is something for every member of the family!
Edmonton Golf Show
March 7-8, 2015, at the Edmonton Expo Centre, Hall H
Calgary Golf Show
March 21-22, 2015, at the BMO Centre, Hall B
Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015 19:46 Sunday, 01 March 2015 19:39
Nike Golf takes a humorous look at the factors golfers of all skill levels face when deciding to change their driver. Centered on the new Nike Vapor drivers, the 30-second television spot highlights the resistance to change and the process of constant improvement. Five Nike athletes – Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Michelle Wie, Charles Barkley and Bo Jackson – appear in the spot while comedian Keegan-Michael Key provides the voiceover. When each athlete is asked about changing their driver, Key reminds them there is reason to upgrade, even if they have already achieved major success.
Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015 19:36 Sunday, 01 March 2015 19:29
Here’s a look at some of Rory McIlroy’s best shots on the PGA Tour (excluding majors) courtesy of the PGA Tour.
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