• Virginia News & Events

    • IJGT coming to Westfields Golf Club

      WHAT:The IJGT Bridgestone Series at Westfields Golf Club – a two-day, 36-hole event near Washington, D.C. – features the top junior golfers (ages 9-19) from the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. The tournament includes three divisions: Boys 15-19, Boys Under-14 and Girls Under-19. The tournament is nationally ranked by the American Junior Golf Associat … Read more …

    • 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 …

  • Virginia Golf Scene

    • Plan Your Next Palmetto State Golf Adventure

      Golf Packages of South Carolina has been providing customized golf vacations and golf packages to all of the top golf destinations in the Palmetto State since 1996.  Golf Packages of South Carolina has partnered with golf courses, hotels and condos throughout South Carolina to give its customers great selections in planning their next golf vacation. … Read more …

    • Virginia Tech's Pete Dye River Course

      Pete Dye arrived on the campus of Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida fresh off a stint with the 82nd Airborne Infantry of the United States Army in World War II. Soon after his arrival at Rollins, where he served as captain of the men's golf team, he met Alice O'Neal who would become his bride. The young men who now sport the burnt orange and chica … Read more …

    • Virginia Golf Vacations - Virginia is "Fore" Golf Lovers

      PGA Professional Chris Hartig and his staff at Virginia Golf Vacations.com can’t promise golfers sunny skies, sub-par rounds or accurate iron play at any of the two dozen courses they represent. What they can offer is the most intimate, local knowledge for all of your golf vacation needs, whether you’re traveling to Williamsburg, Virginia Beach o … Read more …

    • 36 Holes in Central Virginia: Sam Snead and Scenic Drives

      Embarking on a nostalgic journey is a celebrated pastime in Virginia. Visitors to the historic settlement of Jamestown can catch a glimpse of what life was like in the first permanent English settlement over 400 years ago. Just as we’ll never be able to truly experience the exact conditions settlers faced upon discovering Jamestown Island in the early … Read more …