Key to winning WAAP is putting Players must win the fight against the green to qualify for three major tournaments. (Pattaya, Thailand) This year's Women's Amateur Asia Pacific (WAAP) will be held at the Siam Country Club Waterside Course in Pattaya, Thailand. As the name suggests, 10 out of 18 holes are near the water. At 6,192 yards, the course is not long. Players agree that playing long games is not difficult. A player wh..
Michael Block, Stephanie Connelly-Eiswerth & Bob Sowards Win 2023 PGA Professional Player of the Year Awards Presented by Rolex Michael Block of Mission Viejo, California; Stephanie Connelly-Eiswerth of Jacksonville, Florida; and Bob Sowards of Dublin, Ohio, won their respective 2023 PGA Professional, Women’s PGA Professional and Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year Awards presented by Rolex in conjunction with the PGA of America. PGA Professional Player of the Year Award Michael Block, the PGA Head Professional at..
MARTIN SLUMBERS TO STEP DOWN FROM THE R&A BY THE END OF 2024 Martin Slumbers, CEO of The R&A and Secretary of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, is to step down by the end of 2024 after what will be nine years in the role. Mr Slumbers, 63, brought his extensive global business experience and a passion for golf to the organisation. He has led The R&A as the global governing body of golf around the world (outside the US and Mexico) and as Secret..
Ina Returns to KLPGA Tour Early…Decision to Reduce Board of Directors SEOUL, Korea - Ina Yoon, who was disciplined by the Korea Ladies Professional Golf Association (KLPGA) for "Wrong Ball Played," will return early. KLPGA held its first board meeting in 2024 at its headquarters in Gangnam-gu, Seoul, from 11 a.m. on the 8th. The board of directors approved the "Ina's request for disciplinary reduction or exemption for full members," which decided to discuss again ..
Saudi Arabian Golf Capital Infiltrates South Korea SEOUL, Korea - Now that the world's golfing attention is focused on the golf war between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia. Saudi oil capital is infiltrating Korea. Kolon Group, which sponsors Korea's flagship men's golf tournament, the Korea Open, announced in November last year that it would host the Aramco Team Series of LAT. No detailed schedule has been announced. Only total prize money is 1 millio..
ANNIKA SORENSTAM BECOMES FIRST FEMALE ASSOCIATOIN OF GOLFER WRITERS (AGW) VICE-PRESIDENT Golfing legend Annika Sorenstam has added another chapter to her illustrious career in accepting an invitation to become a first woman vice-president of the Association of Golf Writers (AGW). Across her career, the Swede has won 10 majors and over 90 professional tournaments around the world in addition to representing Europe in eight Solheim Cups. The Association has previously recognised Annik..