Golf News » Golf Media

In observance of Labor Day, the WorldGolf Wire will not be distributed Monday, Sept. 1. We will resume publication Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Big Break Myrtle Beach features a cast of 12 who are at different stages in their professional golf careers. Several are playing full time on the Symetra Tour and various mini tours throughout North America, while others turned professional solely to qualify for Big Break Myrtle Beach. read more

With affection and lots of laughter, the Emmy-nominated Feherty reminisces with Torrance on the highlights of the Scot's 32-win career on the European circuit, their shared love of Ryder Cup competition and their affection for Torrance's recently departed father, Bob, a renowned golf instructor and swing coach to such players as three-time major champion Padraig Harrington. read more

"With roping and golfing, it's all pretty similar," said Professional Rodeo Cowboys Assn. Champion Rich Skelton. "In golfing, you have to line up to the ball the same way every time. With heading and heeling, you have to get in the same position every time. It's all about position. It's all about keeping your shoulder square to your target and your follow-through." read more

"Obviously, we're somewhat wistful to see the print side of GolfGetaways come to an end after more than 15 years and 100-plus issues of continuous publishing," said Managing Editor Darin Bunch, who will lead the new publishing team. "But in the digital age, we have a unique opportunity to expand our content beyond the printed page into tablets, video, radio and more." read more

"We're not suggesting that golfers ignore the official rules. They should continue to be used for any type of competitive play," said Matt Ginella, co-host of Morning Drive and senior travel editor for "But when it's a match among friends, Relaxed Rules can make the game easier, faster and more fun." read more

Shot at the Liberty National Golf Course and overlooking a stunning backdrop of Lower Manhattan, Giuliani sits down to discuss everything from the heartbreak and devastation of the September 11, 2001, attack on the World Trade Center to the rebirth and revitalization of the city he loves and served two terms as mayor. read more

Golf Channel dedicated more than 50 hours of news coverage, discussion, feature stories and instruction, highlighted by Live From the PGA Championship and Morning Drive, which resulted in a six percent, year-over-year ratings increase for the week and a .12 household coverage rating. PGA Championship Week on Golf Channel also averaged in excess of 100,000 viewers per minute and saw 7.3 million unique viewers tuning into the network's coverage throughout the week. read more

In preparation for the men’s final major championship of the year, Golf Channel is dedicating more than 50 live hours of news, analysis, highlights, interviews, instruction and debate surrounding the 2014 PGA Championship, taking place Monday, Aug. 4 -- Sunday, Aug. 10 at historic Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky. read more

Wadkins' stories are as diverse as winning money from Ben Hogan to a close encounter with a naked Mickey Mantle in a clubhouse dining room. As a cocky kid out of Wake Forest University, he ruffled many feathers in those early days with bold predictions that he went on to exceed with a record-setting, Rookie-of-the-Year campaign. read more

"Making this movie is a dream come true," said Jastrow, the longtime ABC Sports producer and director. "For many years as a sports director working for the legendary Roone Arledge, I was schooled in the art of storytelling...'the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat, the human drama of athletic competition'...and am very pleased to apply those concepts now to movie making." read more

Golf Channel will deliver nearly 30 hours of live competition and news coverage of the inaugural International Crown this week, a global biennial match-play competition featuring of a field of 32 players representing eight countries battling to be crowned the best golf nation. read more

Jimmy Roberts visits with several top club manufacturers to learn how the leading voices in the golf equipment space are working to combat the counterfeit movement. The two-part feature also includes an equipment test to compare the swing results of legitimate golf clubs versus suspected counterfeit clubs. read more

Golf Channel on NBC analyst Mark Rolfing: "This is the biggest event in celebrity golf. Everyone wants to get invited to it, and everyone wants to win it." read more

Coming off its most successful quarter ever, Golf Channel Digital is further building its momentum with the re-launch of its popular mobile app this week, re-designed with new and popular features that showcase the best content Golf Channel has to offer. With more than 2.5 million existing downloads, the Golf Channel App is one of the key drivers to Golf Channel Digital’s business. read more