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"As NBC Sports Group unparalleled coverage of the 2014 Ryder Cup, one of the most unique events in sports, this coordinated effort between Golf Channel and NBC will super-serve fans' appetite for the passion and patriotism that surrounds this event," said Golf Channel Executive Producer Molly Solomon. "The Ryder Cup Alternate Shot coverage will be perfect complement to NBC's coverage." read more

Celebrating Arnold Palmer's 85th birthday, Golf Channel on Wednesday will air an encore presentation of the critically acclaimed Arnie which chronicles the life and legacy of Palmer and became the most-watched original production in Golf Channel history. The three-part television event will air in consecutive hours beginning at 3 p.m. ET and in primetime at 8 p.m. ET. read more

"When you see a person like Mr. Burke putt, you begin to understand that a ball with a putter can be hit so much better than a simple concussion of two objects colliding. He makes it hug the ground. He makes it roll into the hole like it has no other place to go," said Rural Golfer show host Steve Elkington. read more

Shot on location at Lou Holtz's home in Orlando, Fla., and on the University of Notre Dame campus, the conversation reveals that Holtz has built a legacy on much more than just football. On the golf side, Holtz explains how the game has revealed many lessons in human nature that spill over into everyday life and featured is video of him playing with his former Notre Dame running back, Jerome Bettis. read more

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 GolfAdvisor.com. "But when it's a match among friends, Relaxed Rules can make the game easier, faster and more fun." 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

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

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