National: What's New

CBS Sports to Air Features on Jack Nicklaus

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 22:20 Tuesday, 24 May 2016 22:13

Nicklaus' MasterpiecePONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida — The PGA TOUR announced that an hour-long feature titled PGA TOUR 2016: Nicklaus’ Masterpiece presented by Nationwide will air Sunday, May 29, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. ET on CBS, prior to the network’s final-round coverage of the DEAN & DELUCA Invitational. The feature, produced by PGA TOUR Entertainment, will look at the 40 years of the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.

The site of the annual Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, Muirfield Village Golf Club, has been home to the U.S. Amateur and is the only golf course in history to have hosted the Ryder Cup, the Solheim Cup and The Presidents Cup.

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Ford of Canada Sponsors Hole-in-One Competition on Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 21:46 Tuesday, 24 May 2016 21:33

MJT Hole-in-OneVANCOUVER, British Columbia — It’s a first for junior golfers in the country: Ford of Canada have stepped up to offer the unprecedented opportunity for them to win Ford vehicles on the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour (MJT), Canada’s number one played junior golf tour.

Ford, already a Premier Partner of the MJT, has added to their valued sponsorship of the non-profit program with an exciting Hole-in-One Competition at each of the MJT Ford Series events in 2016, where the prize is a brand new 2016 Ford Focus SE vehicle valued up to $25,000. This fantastic prize is available at each of the following tournaments this season:

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PGA Junior League Launches New Canadian Website

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 19:05 Tuesday, 24 May 2016 18:59

PGA Junior League(Tyler Costigan/Golf Canada) — To mark the arrival of the golf season, Golf Canada and the PGA of Canada are pleased to launch the new website for PGA Junior League delivered by CN Future Links.

Structured in a team vs. team format, PGA Junior League builds on the fun, social aspect of golf through its welcoming environment. Led by team captains, each squad hosts 9-hole matches against neighbouring facilities in their community throughout the summer.

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Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada Moves to ShotLink for Scoring System in 2016

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 18:56 Tuesday, 24 May 2016 18:52

ShotLinkVANCOUVER, British Columbia — The Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada announced that it will utilize ShotLink for scoring, statistics and live tournament updates in 2016, starting with this week’s Freedom 55 Financial Open at Point Grey Golf and Country Club in Vancouver.

The move will feature enhanced stats and information from the TOUR’s scoring feed, providing the same information to PGATOUR.COM and the PGA TOUR App for Mackenzie Tour events as the Web.com Tour and PGA TOUR Champions.

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A Golfer’s Love/Hate Relationship with the Driver is an Addictive and Obsessive Trait, Yet There is No Relief in Sight for the Foreseeable Future

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 05:32 Tuesday, 24 May 2016 01:09

Ping G Series Graphite Driver with Tour ShaftThese drivers will definitely, maybe positively, get you to the “Magic” driver!

Ping G Series Graphite Driver w/Tour Shaft
$429.99
www.pinggolf.com

Last year PING had the best-selling driver in the G30 model. This year, their new PING G has attracted a new set of devotees to the PING clan.

What the G driver offers is what every golfer desires - faster club head and ball speed. Using proprietary Turbulator Technology, VorTec and face/crown transition to combine for more efficient air flow, there is definitely a noticeable difference over the G30 version – all good.

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