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  • Sergio Garcia Presented with Vardon Trophy at the Honda Classic

    PALM BEACH GARDENS - By winning the Vardon Trophy, a piece of hardware that represents excellence and scoring consistency among one's peers, Spain's Sergio Garcia accomplished a feat in 2008 that has eluded the finest players from Europe for more than seven decades . Garcia was presented the award by PGA of America Chief Executive Officer Joe Steranka prio ...

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  • PGA Historical Center Celebrates Black History Month

    The PGA of America is paying tribute to four groundbreaking African-American heroes in the sport of golf with a moving Black History Month display at the PGA Historical Center in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Honored in the historical retrospective are former Heavyweight Champion of the World Joe Louis, and PGA Professionals Charlie Sifford, Pete Brown and Steve Ho ...

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  • PGA National Golf Academy to Feature Pelz, Leadbetter

    PALM BEACH GARDENS - PGA National Resort and Spa has announced a new partnership with two of the top golf instructors in the world, Dave Pelz and David Leadbetter. The result, the "PGA National Golf Academy" will be a first-of-its-kind golf instruction program. The two esteemed leaders in improving the golf game of professionals and amateurs alik ...

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  • LPGA Will Say Goodbye to ADT, Annika Sorenstam at Season-Ending Event

    Last week's announcement that ADT would not be renewing its title sponsorship for the season-ending LPGA Tour event in West Palm Beach, Fla., coupled with Annika Sorenstam's earlier announcement that the $1.5 million tournament would be her last official LPGA event means November's Tour stop will be a time of changeover for women's professional golf. ...

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  • Port St. Lucie, PGA of America Host Special Olympics Golf

    PORT ST. LUCIE - The PGA of America was joined by national golf organizations, industry media outlets and a community of volunteers to host a national championship for Special Olympics golf. The 9th Annual Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament, Oct. 3-6, 2008, at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla., saw golfers with intellectual disabili ...

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  • Allianz Extends Commitment to Champions Tour

    BOCA RATON - Tournament officials for the Allianz Championship have announced that Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America has extended its commitment to the Champions Tour and will title sponsor the South Florida event through 2012. The 2009 Allianz Championship will be contested at the Old Course at Broken Sound in Boca Raton February 9-15. &q ...

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  • International Players Tour Picks PGA Village for '09 Major Event

    International Players Tour officials announced that the renowned PGA Village in Port St. Lucie, FL will host the opening Major event on tour's 2009 schedule. Tour members and guests will not only enjoy the hospitality of this superb resort, but will also have access privileges to the famed PGA Learning Center. On January 24-25, 2009, IPT golfers will compe ...

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  • Multimillion-Dollar Silver Course Redesign Underway at Doral Golf Resort & Spa

    MIAMI - One of Doral Resort & Spas most renowned contributors is set to remake one of the resort's lesser known courses. Doral Golf Resort & Spa has launched a redesign of the 18-hole Silver Course by acclaimed designer and one-time Director of Golf at Doral Jim McLean. ...

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  • Four Ways to Qualify for National City Million Dollar Shootout

    During the final round of the ADT Championship, scheduled for November 23 at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach a few lucky finalists will be shooting for a million dollar hole-in-one. The National City Millon Dollar Shootout has announced four ways to qualify for the contest along with corresponding qualifying sites. Golfers can qu ...

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  • PGA National introduces unlimited golf package

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL – Thanks to a unique summer-only value package being launched by legendary PGA National Resort & Spa, golf enthusiasts can now enjoy unlimited play and spacious accommodations at a world-class resort that also hosts the best golfers in the world. PGA National Resort & Spa is home to the PGA Tour’s Honda Cl ...

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