• Atlanta News & Events

    • PGA Merchandise Show has industry enthusiastic about 2013

      The 60th PGA Merchandise Show, held Jan. 23-26 in Orlando, Fla., celebrated its six-decade history while launching what many believed to be the most vibrant PGA Show Week in recent history to begin a strong 2013 for the golf industry. The 2013 PGA Merchandise Show brought together more than 1,000 companies and brands introducing new and innovative golf equip … Read more …

    • PGA Merchandise Show comes to a close

      The 60th PGA Merchandise Show closed Saturday and celebrated its history while launching what many believed to be the most vibrant PGA Show Week in recent history to begin a strong 2013 for the golf industry. The 2013 PGA Merchandise Show brought together more than 1,000 companies and brands along with more than 43,000 PGA professionals, buyers and industry … Read more …

    • Study: Amateur golfers feel belly putter rule will have minimal impact on game

      Golf Datatech, LLC, an independent research firm for consumer, trade and retail golf trends, has released a first-of-its-kind study developed to evaluate the reaction of "serious golfers" to the U.S. Golf Association's proposed new ruling that would prohibit anchoring the putter to the body while making a stroke. The study, which is being announced prior to … Read more …

    • Rounds Played at Record High Levels For 2012

      Golf Datatech, the golf industry's leading independent research firm for consumer, trade and retail golf trends, announced that rounds played in 2012 have increased significantly and are trending towards record high levels for the year. The trending growth in rounds played, which are at levels not previously experienced since 2006, are backed by findings tha … Read more …

  • Atlanta Golf Scene

    • Flagler County - Relax on the Quiet Side of Florida

      Flagler County offers more than 19 miles of untouched beaches making this the perfect destination for beach combing, surfing, beach sports or just relaxing in the sun. If you love leisure activities, Flagler has over 44 beautiful state, county and city parks and preserves offering canoeing, kayaking, hiking, bird watching, tennis, bike riding and fresh or sa … Read more …

    • The Oaks Course - Take an Easy Stroll in Bobby Jones' Shoes

      The legendary Bobby Jones' influence on the game of golf, especially in the state of Georgia, is unsurpassed. He is honored from his birthplace of Atlanta to Augusta, a city that was put on the map by the Masters, an event founded by Jones and first played in 1934. Covington's Oaks Golf Course holds a special place in the annals of golf history because … Read more …

    • Georgia Golf's Hidden Gem: The courses of the Coastal Georgia Golf Association

      More than 100 miles of inviting coastline can be found as you travel south down Interstate 95 from Savannah, Ga. to Jacksonville, Fla. In either direction from I-95 a number of excellent golf destinations beckon; seven to be exact. Here you won't find the famous layouts of Atlanta or that premier patch of greenery found in Augusta but you will find the hidde … Read more …

    • North Fulton Golf Course

      North Fulton Course was first designed in 1937 by Chandler Egan in collaboration with Walter Hagen and Atlanta's greatest golfer, Bobby Jones. Located in the heart of Chastain Park, Atlanta's largest park, North Fulton Golf Course is situated on the site of an ancient Creek Indian Village. The golf course is also formerly home of a pre-Masters PGA To … Read more …