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|PGA of America Donates $75,000 to Boys & Girls Club and First Tee of Benton Harbor to Kick Off the 75th Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid
The donation is part of an overall four-year commitment, totaling $300,000, in conjunction with the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid. | more
|Golf Channel Bolsters Coverage of PGA Merchandise Show with Morning Drive Broadcasting Live From Show Floor
The PGA of America, PGA Worldwide Golf Exhibitions and Golf Channel announces expanded coverage of the PGA Merchandise Show. Starting in 2014, "Morning Drive" will provide live broadcasts from the PGA Merchandise Show floor Wednesday, Jan. 22 through Friday, Jan. 24, as well as remote live segments from the PGA Merchandise Show Outdoor Demo Day on Tuesday, Jan. 21. | more
MORE NEWS FROM THE PGA of AMERICA
- 2014 PGA Merchandise Show Outdoor Demo Day Features New Equipment from 100+ Golf Companies and Instruction Workshops by Top Teachers
- Northern Ohio's Karen Paolozzi Ready for Next Challenge as Third Female to Earn a Berth in the PGA Professional National Championship
- 2014 RYDER CUP POINTS & RANKINGS (through the OHL Classic)
During Oct., rounds were up 4.2% and days open were up 1.5% compared to October 2012, based on paired data. This is the third month in a row with rounds played up. Thirty-two states had increases in rounds played. Thus far through 2013, rounds played were down 4.2% and there were approximately 14.6 fewer days open than YTD 2012.
Click here to access PerformanceTrak News which provides Oct. 2013 statistics.