|PGA Partners with Wexford Golf to Debut Indoor Golf Experience at Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport
MSP will become first U.S. Airport with an interactive golf facility. Scheduled to open in March 2015, it will feature retail, food and beverage and a hands-on golf experience with lounge. | COMPLETE MEDIA RELEASE
|PGA of America Unveils Changes to Ryder Cup Captain Selection Process & Qualifying System for U.S. Players
PGA of America President and U.S. Ryder Cup Task Force Co-Chair Derek Sprague announced Tuesday (Feb. 24) that Davis Love III has been named as the Ryder Cup Captain to guide Team USA in the 41st Ryder Cup, Sept. 27– Oct. 2, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota. Love was the unanimous recommendation of the Ryder Cup Task Force. The Ryder Cup Task Force also announced the following changes in connection with the process to assemble U.S. Ryder Cup Teams | COMPLETE MEDIA RELEASE
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While bad weather continued to impact annual rounds played, PerformanceTrak Year-End 2014 results revealed an uptick in Rounds Played Per Day Open. YTD 2014 rounds played per day open were up 0.6%. For December 2014, rounds were up 1.4%. A total of 34 states reported increases or consistent play for the month when compared to December 2013. In addition, facilities nationwide showed growth is in Golf Fee Revenue per Day Open and Golf Merchandise Revenue per Day Open.
Click here to access PerformanceTrak News which provides rounds played and revenue results for December and YTD 2014.