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From the Fringe: ‘Arnie’: Golf Channel Produces Series on The King

Last Updated on Friday, 04 April 2014 18:39 Friday, 04 April 2014 18:29

Arnold Palmer

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

ORLANDO, Florida — Arnold Palmer watched a sneak preview of a movie that about made him cry.

His own life.

Golf Channel has spent more than a year producing what might be the most important project in its 20-year history — a three-part documentary on golf's most endearing figure. "Arnie" will be shown on three consecutive nights beginning April 13, 2014, the night after the final round of the Masters.



From The Fringe: The Season of Change?

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014 15:42 Monday, 31 March 2014 15:19

by Mark Corrigan


2014 is the season of George or Jim or whoever you want to be.
More importantly it’s the summer to let go and put the wagon before the cart.
Yes you heard it right. Practice? Overrated. Preparation? That’s for suckers.
This summer is about getting to your tee time late, talking to your playing partners during your pre-shot.



From the Fringe: NBC Sports, PGA Announce Historic TV Deal

Last Updated on Sunday, 30 March 2014 21:33 Sunday, 30 March 2014 21:24

Ryder Cup

STAMFORD, Connecticut & ORLANDO, Florida — NBC Sports Group announced that both NBC and Golf Channel will provide live coverage of the 2014 Ryder Cup from Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland, making it the first European-based event to be televised live in its entirety in the United States.

Additionally, Golf Channel has acquired the exclusive Ryder Cup telecast rights for Friday's matches, which will be the first time the network has provided live coverage of this event.



From the Fringe: Annika Sörenstam To Host Exclusive Series On SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio

Last Updated on Sunday, 30 March 2014 21:22 Sunday, 30 March 2014 20:55

Sirius XM

NEW YORK, New York — SiriusXM announced that World Golf Hall of Fame member Annika Sörenstam will host an exclusive new radio series on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio (XM channel 93, Sirius channel 208).



From the Fringe: Yoga for Golfers Professional Development Series

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 March 2014 22:56 Thursday, 20 March 2014 22:47


The PGA of Canada’s education department is pleased to announce the launch of the Yoga For Golfers professional development series.



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