- Mar 15, 2018Innovative Broadcast Experience with Uninterrupted Coverage for Golf Fans Highlights Extended USGA-Rolex Partnership
Continuing a relationship that began in 1980, the USGA and Rolex have extended their partnership, assuring that together they will continue to steward some of golf's greatest moments for the long...
- Mar 12, 2018
The USGA and The R&A have unveiled the new Rules of Golf, to be implemented January 1, 2019. The USGA and The R&A finalized golf's new Rules this month after an extensive review that included a...
Mar 9, 2018"Top of the Hill" Tickets Now Available in Limited Quantities
Enhancing its fan-first offerings for the 118th U.S. Open Championship, the USGA today announced the addition of "Top of the Hill," a new ticket option for fans to experience Shinnecock Hills Golf...
- Feb 28, 2018North Carolina course will become the first to host the championship four times
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in Southern Pines, N.C., has been selected by the USGA as the host site for the 77th U.S. Women’s Open in 2022. The...
Feb 21, 2018Schedule features 25 qualifiers, including four international sites, between May 2-17
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Feb. 19, 2018) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced sectional qualifying sites for the 73rd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested...
- Feb 20, 2018USGA and The R&A Release Key Features
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. and ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND (Feb. 20, 2018) - The way golfers around the world will calculate their handicaps is set to be transformed by a new system developed by the USGA and...
Feb 9, 2018More than 30 regional stops planned, first slated for Feb. 11
The Greater Birmingham community will have the opportunity to experience elements of the U.S. Women’s Open Championship during the coming months through the U.S. Women’s Open Trophy Tour.
Feb 7, 2018Online entry process for inaugural championship begins March 7
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Feb. 7, 2018) - The USGA today announced its final exemption categories from sectional qualifying for the 2018 U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship, which will be...
- Feb 5, 2018Multi-year Campaign Drives Deeper Impact in Golf Innovation, Accessibility, Historic Preservation and Golf Career Development
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 3, 2018) – As part of its commitment to ensuring a healthy future for golf, the United States Golf Association (USGA) announced today the launch of Driving Golf Forward,...
- Feb 3, 2018Other elected volunteers include World Golf Hall of Fame member Nick Price
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (February 3, 2018) – Mark Newell of McLean, Va. has been elected to serve a one-year term as the 65th president of the United States Golf Association (USGA). The election took...
- Feb 3, 2018
Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon, and thank you for joining us. I appreciate the opportunity to share some perspectives about the game and the USGA. Our game is centuries old, and after some...
- Feb 3, 2018Inaugural championship to be conducted July 12-15, 2018 at Chicago Golf Club
The USGA unveiled the U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship Trophy today at its Annual Meeting in Miami, Fla. The trophy will be given to the world’s best senior women’s golfer at the inaugural championship this July at Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill.
- Feb 3, 2018
Good afternoon. I’d like to begin by saying thank you: § To Jim Hyler and the USGA Nominating Committee; § To my colleagues on the USGA Executive Committee, past and present; § To our CEO...
- Jan 30, 2018
The 73rd U.S. Women’s Open Championship at Shoal Creek will team up with the Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau on regional ticketing and volunteer promotional efforts.
Jan 30, 2018Individuals to be Honored During Association’s Annual Meeting
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Jan. 30, 2018) – In recognition of outstanding contributions to the game of golf, the United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced its annual Service Awards...
Jan 23, 2018Independence Golf Club will serve as stroke-play co-host course
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Jan. 23, 2018) – Kinloch Golf Club in Manakin-Sabot, Va., has been selected by the USGA as the host site for the 40th U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship. Independence Golf Club,...
- Jan 10, 2018New USGA Regional Golf Association Alliance Created to Support and Stimulate Grassroots Community Golf Programs
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (Jan. 10, 2018) – Fifty-nine regional golf associations have entered into a new relationship with the United States Golf Association to enhance the golfer experience at the...
- Jan 9, 2018Registration to Open Jan. 25
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America have officially launched the sixth year of Drive, Chip and Putt by announcing the local and subregional schedule for the...
Dec 18, 2017Championship to make its Wisconsin debut
SentryWorld Golf Course in Stevens Point, Wis., has been selected by the USGA as the host site for the 71st U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship. A public, parkland course in central Wisconsin, SentryWorld will host its second USGA championship July 22-27, 2019.
Dec 13, 20171981 U.S. Amateur champion played on victorious 1983 USA Team
FAR HILLS, N.J. (Dec. 13, 2017) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today named Nathaniel Crosby, of Jupiter, Fla., as the captain of the USA Team for the 2019 Walker Cup Match at Royal...
Dec 11, 2017USGA and The R&A to adopt Local Rule to eliminate scorecard penalty
Far Hills, N.J., USA and St Andrews, Scotland (December 11, 2017) – A working group led by the USGA and The R&A has unanimously agreed to adopt a new set of protocols for video review when...
Dec 5, 2017Bandon Dunes replaces Chambers Bay, which will now host the 2021 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball
FAR HILLS, N.J. (Dec. 5, 2017) – The United States Golf Association today announced that the 2019 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship will be relocated from Chambers Bay in University Place,...
Nov 29, 20171,000 Volunteers Needed to Help Shape Golf History at Chicago Golf Club
The USGA has opened volunteer registration for the 2018 U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested for the first time July 12-15 at Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill.
Nov 17, 2017Two-day session to take place at Shoal Creek, host site of 2018 U.S. Women’s Open Championship
The USGA’s International Team Selection Committee has invited 12 players to participate in a practice session in advance of the 2018 Curtis Cup Match.
Nov 9, 2017
FAR HILLS, N.J. (November 9, 2017) – Thomas J. O’Toole Jr. and Stasia Collins will serve as USA captains for the 2018 World Amateur Team Championship and 2018 Women’s World Amateur Team...
Nov 3, 2017Longtime U.S. Open qualifying site in suburban Washington, D.C., awarded its first USGA championship
The USGA today announced Woodmont Country Club in Rockville, Md., as the host site of the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship. Scheduled for Aug. 3-9, 2020, this will be the first USGA championship contested at Woodmont, which has hosted U.S. Open sectional qualifying for 30 of the last 31 years.
Oct 30, 2017Mark Newell nominated as 65th president
Mark Newell, of McLean, Va., has been nominated to serve a one-year term as the 65th president of the United States Golf Association (USGA) by the USGA Nominating Committee. He would replace Diana...
Oct 24, 2017Venue to host its first U.S. Women's Open Championship, seventh U.S. Open
The USGA today announced Pebble Beach Golf Links as the site for the 2023 U.S. Women's Open and 2027 U.S. Open Championships, the 14th and 15th USGA championships in the course's storied history....
- Oct 16, 2017Drive, Chip And Putt Regional Champions Earn Invitations to National Finals at Augusta National Golf Club
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Eighty junior golfers representing 30 U.S. states and one Canadian province have earned an invitation to Augusta National Golf Club to compete in the fifth annual Drive, Chip and...
Oct 5, 2017U.S. Junior Amateur, U.S. Mid-Amateur, U.S. Girls’ Junior and U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur champions to receive full exemptions from qualifying
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open will increase the number of exemption categories from qualifying, effective with the 2018 championships.
Sep 28, 2017
The USGA today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, Saturday (Oct. 7) and Sunday (Oct. 8), at 7,207-yard, par-70 Capital City Club-Crabapple, in Atlanta, Ga., and at 6,784-yard, par-71 Atlanta National Golf Club, in Milton, Ga.
Sep 26, 2017Houston-based club, shortly after remarkable recovery from flooding, opens its doors to a USGA championship displaced from Florida by Hurricane Irma
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, originally slated for Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla., has been relocated to Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas.
Sep 20, 2017Three Courses to Receive Free Expert Consulting Services
The USGA and the ASGCA have awarded pro-bono consulting services to three golf courses in 2017, providing them with assistance that will help each facility operate more efficiently, offer a better...
Sep 19, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 USGA Women’s State Team Championship, Tuesday, Sept. 26, and Wednesday, Sept. 27, at The Club at Las Campanas in Santa Fe, N.M. The Sunrise Course at Las Campanas will play to a par of 72 and will measure 6,186-yards.
Sep 19, 2017USGA to Relocate 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship From Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla.
The 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, originally slated for Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla., will be relocated to a new venue to be identified at a later date, the USGA announced Tuesday.
Sep 12, 2017USGA Postpones 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla.
The USGA today announced that the 31st U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship, scheduled to be played Oct. 7-12 at Quail Creek Country Club in Naples, Fla., will be postponed due to the impact of Hurricane Irma.
Sep 8, 2017
The USGA and The R&A have received comments on the proposed new Rules from more than 22,000 golfers in 102 countries, as well as representatives of golf organizations throughout the world, providing valuable feedback as the organizations work toward their implementation on Jan. 1, 2019.
Sep 1, 2017Club awarded its third USGA championship, first U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur
Berkeley Hall Club, in Bluffton, S.C., has been selected by the United States Golf Association (USGA) as the host site of the 2020 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship. Scheduled for Aug. 29-Sept. 3, the 34th U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur will be the club’s third USGA championship and first since hosting both the Men’s and Women’s USGA State Team Championships in 2005.
Aug 31, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 56th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, Saturday, Sept. 9 and Sunday, Sept. 10 at the 5,836-yard, par-72 Waverley Country Club in Portland, Ore.
Aug 24, 2017
As the leading player in the 2017 World Amateur Golf Ranking™ at the close of the summer’s championship season, Joaquin Niemann, of Chile, is the winner of the Mark H. McCormack Medal.
Aug 20, 2017USA Squad Will Face Great Britain and Ireland Team at The Los Angeles Country Club in September
The United States Golf Association today announced the 10 players who will make up the 2017 United States Walker Cup Team. The USA team will meet Great Britain and Ireland in the 46th Match at The Los Angeles (Calif.) Country Club’s North Course, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 9-10.
- Aug 16, 2017Joe Buck, Paul Azinger and Brad Faxon Anchor 18th Tower
Pacific Palisades, Calif. – Today, FOX Sports’ expansive slate of USGA championship coverage continues with the 117th U.S. Amateur Championship at The Riviera Country Club in Pacific...
Aug 16, 2017
Leona Maguire, of Ireland, has won the Mark H. McCormack Medal for the third consecutive year as the leading women’s player in the 2017 World Amateur Golf Ranking™ (WAGR™).
Aug 9, 2017
The USGA today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 U.S. Amateur Championship, Monday (Aug. 14) and Tuesday (Aug. 15), at 7,272-yard, par-70 The Riviera Country Club, in Pacific Palisades, Calif., and at 6,757-yard, par-70 Bel-Air Country Club, in Los Angeles, Calif.
Aug 2, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 117th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, Monday, Aug. 7 and Tuesday, Aug. 8 at the 6,423-yard, par-72 San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, Calif.
- Jul 27, 2017
SANTIAGO, Chile – The Founding Partners of the Latin America Amateur Championship (LAAC) today announced new dates for the fourth LAAC at Prince of Wales Country Club in Santiago, Chile, which...
- Jul 26, 2017“Breaking New Ground: Women and Golf Course Architecture” Now Open at USGA Headquarters
FAR HILLS, N.J. (July 26, 2017) – Since the late 1800s, a small but influential group of women have carved a space of their own in golf, using the one tool that most influences a player’s...
Jul 19, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 69th U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship, Monday (July 24) and Tuesday (July 25), at the 6,311-yard, par-71 Boone Valley Golf Club in Augusta, Mo.
Jul 19, 2017U.S. Junior Amateur field will expand and require the use of two courses, beginning in 2020
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn., as the host site for the 73rd U.S. Junior Amateur Championship. The dates of the championship, which will be the ninth USGA event hosted by the club, are July 20-25, 2020.
Jul 12, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 70th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, Monday (July 17) and Tuesday (July 18), at 7,049-yard, par-71 Flint Hills National Golf Club.
Jul 10, 2017Activities for Fans 17 and Under Scheduled for Wednesday, July 12
The USGA and Lexus welcome junior golf fans ages 17 and under to enjoy a series of family-friendly activities on Wednesday, July 12 at the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship.
Jul 8, 2017
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, Thursday (July 13) and Friday (July 14), on the 6,732-yard, par-72 Old Course at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
Jun 26, 2017Omaha Country Club to host in 2021, Saucon Valley Country Club in 2022
The USGA today announced Omaha (Neb.) Country Club and Saucon Valley Country Club, in Bethlehem, Pa., as the host sites for the 2021 and 2022 U.S. Senior Open Championships, respectively.
Jun 24, 2017
The USGA today announced tee times for the first two rounds of the 38th U.S. Senior Open Championship, Thursday (June 29) and Friday (June 30), at 6,815-yard, par-70 Salem Country Club.
Jun 16, 2017
Danny Willett of England, has withdrawn from the 2017 U.S. Open Championship on Friday, June 16 due to a back injury.
Jun 15, 2017
According to local authorities, a commercial blimp not affiliated with the USGA or the U.S. Open Championship broadcast crashed in an open field approximately a half mile from the Erin Hills golf course at approximately 11:15 a.m. CDT.
Jun 15, 2017
Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the 2017 U.S. Open Championship on Thursday, June 15 because of a previously scheduled family commitment.
Jun 12, 2017New York City Area Welcomes Historic Championship; Tickets On Sale Today
Beginning today, fans can purchase tickets for the 2018 U.S. Open Championship at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton, N.Y., marking the official worldwide release of online gallery and premium package sales, at usga.org/tickets.
Jun 12, 2017
One additional player has earned a full exemption into the 117th U.S. Open Championship, to be contested June 15-18 at Erin Hills, bringing the number of fully exempt players to 78. Additionally, five alternates from sectional qualifying were added to complete the 156-player field.
Jun 8, 2017Enhanced mobile app, exclusive live streaming coverage and virtual U.S. Open Championship among 2017 offerings
The USGA is providing fans with a variety of touchpoints to experience the championship and all it has to offer, whether they are on the go, watching at home or enjoying the action live at Erin Hills.
Jun 8, 20172017 U.S. Open Championship June 15-18, 2017 | Erin Hills, Erin, Wis.
Tee times announced for the first two rounds of the 2017 U.S. Open Championship, Thursday (June 15) and Friday (June 16), at 7,741-yard, par-72 Erin Hills.
Jun 8, 2017Media Notes
RYAN MOORE, of Las Vegas, Nev., has withdrawn from the 2017 U.S. Open Championship on Thursday, June 8 because of an injury.
Jun 7, 2017
The 117th U.S. Open Championship is coming to Erin Hills in Erin, Wis., and the USGA is offering a robust calendar of on-site activities for fans of all ages.
Jun 6, 2017
The RED Lot has been moved to the Washington County Fair Park in West Bend, Wis., for those traveling from the north and via I-41/US 45. More than 20 trail signs have been updated, and local and regional traffic and transportation officials will direct fans safely and efficiently to the new parking location.
Jun 5, 2017Opportunity to Shop for U.S. Open Merchandise Without a Ticket
The U.S. Open Main Merchandise pavilion at Erin Hills will be open to the general public for pre-championship shopping from Thursday, June 8 through Sunday, June 11 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily). Tickets are not required to access the Main Merchandise pavilion during these four days.
May 23, 2017Biennial competition will be club’s record 19th USGA championship
This will be the 19th USGA championship conducted at Merion, the most by any club, and its second Curtis Cup.
May 22, 2017
27 additional golfers, including U.S. Amateur champions Matthew Fitzpatrick and Byeong Hun An, have earned full exemptions into the 2017 U.S. Open Championship, to be played June 15-18 at Erin Hills, in Erin, Wis. These exemptions bring the number of fully exempt players to 78.
May 18, 2017May 27-31, 2017, The Dunes Golf & Beach Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C. www.usga.org/womensfourball | #USWFourBall
Tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28 at the 6,298-yard Dunes Golf & Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
May 18, 2017May 27-31, 2017, Pinehurst Resort & Country Club (Course Nos. 2 and 8), Village of Pinehurst, N.C. mediacenter.usga.org | usga.org/fourball | #USFourBall
Tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship, Saturday (May 27) and Sunday (May 28), at the 7,161-yard, par-70 Course No. 2 and the 7,073-yard, par-71 Course No. 8 at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C.
May 18, 201710 past U.S. Women’s Open champions scheduled to compete
The USGA has accepted 1,709 entries for the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be conducted July 13-16, 2017, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. It will be the seventh U.S. Women’s Open contested in New Jersey, and the first in 30 years.
May 11, 2017Twelve past champions scheduled to compete at Salem Country Club
The USGA today announced that it has accepted 2,680 entries for the 38th U.S. Senior Open Championship, scheduled for June 29-July 2, 2017 at Salem Country Club in Peabody, Mass.
May 10, 2017
Scheduled for Aug. 24-29, 2019, this will be the first USGA championship hosted in Cedar Rapids and the third in Iowa.
May 9, 2017Fourth year of PLAY9 shows growth at regional and local level in support of time-friendly playing option
With a broader focus on golf at the local level, the USGA rolled out plans today in support of the PLAY9™ program. Launched in 2014, PLAY9 has been educating and rallying golfers and non-golfers...
May 9, 2017
The USGA is seeking approximately 2,300 volunteers to fill positions on 19 committees, including marshals, player services, leaderboards and merchandise.
May 3, 2017Club will host its first USGA championship since 1954 and third overall
The USGA today announced the Country Club of Detroit, in Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich., as the host site for the 66th U.S. Senior Amateur Championship.
May 1, 2017
The R&A and the USGA believe that a player's ability to read greens is an essential part of the skill of putting. Rule 14-3 limits the use of equipment and devices that might assist a player in...
Apr 27, 2017
With an emphasis on user experience, data visualization and video, the USGA today launched the new usopen.com, the official website of the 117th U.S. Open Championship, which will be contested...
Apr 27, 2017More than 9,400 will attempt to qualify for 117th championship at Erin Hills in Wisconsin
The USGA has accepted a total of 9,485 entries for the 2017 U.S. Open Championship at Erin Hills, in Erin, Wis.
Apr 26, 2017U.S. Open Trophy Begins Trip to Erin Hills Aboard 2017 Lexus LX
Following media stops in New York City, the USGA today officially launched its U.S. Open Trophy Tour, powered by Lexus. Transported in style in a 2017 silver Lexus LX, the revered trophy will be...
Apr 25, 2017USGA and The R&A Prioritize Working Group to Assess Role of Video in Applying Golf's Rules
The USGA and The R&A have issued a new Decision on the Rules of Golf to limit the use of video evidence in the game, effective immediately. The two organizations have also established a working...
Apr 25, 2017Historic club will host its fifth USGA championship and first U.S. Senior Open
The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced Newport (R.I.) Country Club as the host site for the 41st U.S. Senior Open Championship.
Apr 19, 2017
The USGA and The R&A are working with golf's handicapping authorities to develop a single World Handicap System for the game. More than 15 million golfers in over 80 countries presently have a...
Apr 12, 2017Fox Sports to provide more than 140 hours of live coverage across eight USGA championships
FAR HILLS, N.J. (April 12, 2017) - FOX Sports, the domestic broadcast partner of the United States Golf Association, will air more than 140 hours of live coverage across eight 2017 USGA...
Mar 30, 2017The Club at Las Campanas, in Santa Fe, N.M., will host the final Women’s State Team in September
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 30, 2017) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced the retirement of the Men’s State Team Championship and Women’s State Team Championship,...
Mar 28, 2017Salem Country Club set to host its sixth USGA championship from June 29-July 2
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 28, 2017) – Ray Bourque, who retired as the most prolific scoring defenseman in National Hockey League history and was a longtime Boston Bruins captain, has been named...
Mar 27, 2017New championship presents opportunity for golf’s most decorated women to compete for USGA title
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 27, 2017) – The USGA today announced its exemption categories from sectional qualifying for the U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested for the...
Mar 20, 2017Sectional Qualifiers to be Held at 34 Sites in 27 States from May 15-June 12
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 20, 2017) – The United States Golf Association today announced sectional qualifying sites for the 38th U.S. Senior Open Championship, to be held at Salem Country Club, in...
Mar 14, 20171999 U.S. Women’s Open host site awarded its third USGA championship
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 14, 2017) - The United States Golf Association today announced Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point, Miss., as the host site of the 2019 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship....
Mar 13, 2017Schedule features 21 U.S. and four international qualifiers from May 22-June 12
FAR HILLS, N.J. (March 13, 2017) - The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced sectional qualifying sites for the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested July...
Mar 1, 2017
The USGA and The R&A have unveiled a preview of proposed new Rules of Golf, as part of a joint initiative to modernize the Rules and make them easier to understand and apply. Experience the...
Feb 23, 2017
The USGA today announced that 1998 U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur champion Virginia Derby Grimes, of Montgomery, Ala., has been named captain of the 2018 USA Curtis Cup Team. A biennial competition...
Feb 4, 2017
Diana M. Murphy of Sea Island, Ga., has been elected to serve a second one-year term as the 64th president of the United States Golf Association. The election took place at the Association's...
Feb 4, 2017Longtime Oakmont Head Professional to Receive USGA's Highest Honor
The USGA will present its highest honor, the Bob Jones Award, to longtime Oakmont (Pa.) Country Club professional Bob Ford in a ceremony on June 13, 2017, during the week of the 117th U.S. Open...
Jan 31, 2017
For the first time since the award was established in 1987, the USGA has selected two winners for the 2016 Herbert Warren Wind Book Award. The award recognizes and honors outstanding contributions...
Jan 30, 2017Old Chatham Golf Club to host in 2019, The Honors Course in 2021
FAR HILLS, N.J. (Jan. 30, 2017) – The USGA has selected Old Chatham Golf Club in Durham, N.C., and The Honors Course in Ooltewah, Tenn., as the host sites for the 2019 and 2021 U.S. Senior...
Jan 24, 2017Association Leverages Cloud Technology to Empower Club Pros and Engage More Golfers
The USGA has released USGA Tournament Management, a suite of products that advances golf event management technology used by golf associations and more than 13,000 clubs within its Golf Handicap...
Jan 11, 2017Trio of Amateur Championships in Southern California Highlight Slate
The USGA today confirmed the sites and dates for its 2017 championship schedule, which includes 13 annual championships as well as the Walker Cup Match and the USGA Women's State Team...
Dec 15, 2016Seminole Golf Club and Cypress Point Club Will Host Biennial Team Competition
FAR HILLS, N.J. (Dec. 15, 2016) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced Seminole Golf Club, in Juno Beach, Fla., and Cypress Point Club, in Pebble Beach, Calif., as the host...
Dec 8, 2016New Local Rule Eliminates Penalty for a Player Who Accidentally Causes a Ball to Move on the Putting Green
Far Hills, N.J. (Dec. 8, 2016) – The USGA and The R&A today announced the introduction of a new Local Rule that eliminates the penalty when a ball is accidentally moved on the putting green. The...
Dec 7, 2016
FAR HILLS, N.J. (Dec. 7, 2016) – Honoring her more than three decades of service as a volunteer, the United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced Jayne Watson, of Town and Country, Mo.,...