Category: Amateur

Tiger and Timberlake
Tiger Woods and Justin Timberlake at the 2012 Ryder Cup Gala.

News: Tiger-Owned Company Buys Junior Golf Tour

His back is keeping him out of competition (and away from press conferences, at least for the time being) but Tiger Woods has remained a busy guy, at least on the business front. To the surprise of almost everyone, Woods now owns part of a junior golf tour. This week,…

Seminole Golf Club
The 2021 Walker Cup Match will be conducted at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla. (USGA/Fred Vuich)

Seminole, Cypress Point Tabbed for Walker Cup

The Walker Cup is headed to two of America’s most prestigious golf courses.   The USGA announced Thursday that Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla., and Cypress Point Club in Pebble Beach, Calif., have been tabbed as host sites for the 2021 and 2025 Walker Cups, respectively. In 2021,…

Vicki Goetze-Ackerman to Join AJGA Board of Directors

Vicki Goetze-Ackerman, one of the most accomplished junior golfers in the history of the American Junior Golf Association and the LPGA Player President since 2012, will join the AJGA’s Board of Directors after being elected at the annual Membership Meeting on Nov. 19 at the Polo Golf Junior Classic. “We…

The Post Names Amateurs of the Year, All-Amateur Teams

Global Golf Post, the world’s leading digital golf news magazine, today announced its men’s and women’s amateurs of the year for 2016, as well as its fourth annual All-Amateur teams for men and women. Three-time British Seniors Amateur champion Chip Lutz was selected as the male Amateur of the Year,…