Category: The Amateur Game

NEWS: Eight USGA Championships To Air Commercial-Free View More
Jordan Spieth tees off at the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club. (Photo: Getty Images)

NEWS: Eight USGA Championships To Air Commercial-Free

It is extraordinary and, at least in the U.S. television market, unprecedented. And it could become the model for leagues struggling to retain eyeballs in an ever-streaming entertainment world. On Thursday morning, the USGA announced a long-term deal with Rolex whereby eight of the nine televised USGA championships, including the…

NEWS: Former LPGA Major Champion Named CEO of Executive Women’s Golf Association View More
Jane Geddes had a prolific LPGA career, including two major championships. (Photo Credit: Tim Matthews, Action Images)

NEWS: Former LPGA Major Champion Named CEO of Executive Women’s Golf Association

Two-time LPGA major champion Jane Geddes has been named CEO of the Executive Women’s Golf Association, the largest women-focused amateur golf association in the United States. Geddes, 57, most recently served as executive director of the International Association of Golf Administrators and previously served as an executive with the LPGA…