National: What's New

PGA of Alberta Partners with Allstate Insurance

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 April 2015 17:40 Sunday, 19 April 2015 17:30

Allstate InsuranceThe PGA of Alberta is excited to announce a new partnership!

Allstate Insurance Company of Canada is the official Home & Auto Insurance provider for the PGA of Alberta and new presenting sponsor for the Pro-Pro Best Ball tournament.



Justin Martinson and Richy Werenski to Compete in Big Break The Palm Beaches, FL Finale

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015 07:13 Friday, 17 April 2015 06:57

Big Break The Palm Beaches FinalistsORLANDO, Florida — In a season that started with 12 competitors, Golf Channel’s Big Break The Palm Beaches, FL reality competition series has narrowed the field to the final two – Justin Martinson (Savannah, Ga. / Avondale, Pa.) and Richy Werenski (Bluffton, S.C. / South Hadley, Mass.) – who will face off in an 18-hole singles match on the season finale, Monday, April 20, at 9:00 p.m. ET.



AKOYA Oxygen Golfing Community Offers 20% Higher Investment Values

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015 01:15 Friday, 17 April 2015 01:12

AKOYA OxgyenDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Luxury real estate developer DAMAC Properties has revealed more details within AKOYA Oxygen, making it one of the most progressive family lifestyle communities in Dubai.

It comes after a report by KPMG stated that golf courses increase the valuation of adjacent real estate by up to 20% when compared to similar real estate in a neighbourhood without the golf course component. The course in AKOYA Oxygen is being designed by Tiger Woods and managed by The Trump Organisation.



Emirates Airlines Selected as Airline Partner of Icons Cup

Last Updated on Friday, 17 April 2015 01:12 Friday, 17 April 2015 01:05

Emirates AirlinesDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The ICONS Cup, a first-of-its-kind, two-day, Ryder Cup-style team golf competition taking place April 22-24 at Dubai Creek Golf Club, announces Emirates Airlines has been selected as its official airline partner.

The Middle East’s largest airline, Emirates flies to 140-plus destinations in more than 80 countries. Renowned for its inflight cuisine, breadth of inflight entertainment and excellence of overall service, Dubai-based Emirates has won numerous awards over the past two decades. In 2014, these included being named "Aviation Company of the Year" by the Aviation Industry Awards and "Best Airline Worldwide" by Business Traveller magazine.



TPC Dorado Beach Opens This Month

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015 07:21 Thursday, 16 April 2015 07:13

TPC Dorado BeachPONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida (PGA TOUR) — The PGA TOUR’s TPC Network announced the continued expansion of its international portfolio with the launching of TPC Dorado Beach, located at Dorado Beach Resort, a luxury integrated beachfront resort and residential community in Puerto Rico. Debuting in April 2015 under the TPC banner, TPC Dorado Beach will eventually be home to three world-class Caribbean golf courses: the East Course, West Course and Sugarcane Course.

The property’s recently updated East Course will play host to PGA TOUR Latinoamérica's 2015 Tour Championship on December 3-6, where five players will be awarded Tour status for 2016.



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