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We at the WorldGolf Wire are proud to join all Americans in remembering those men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice in our nation's service. We also salute those currently serving around the globe. read more

Women's golf will take center stage on Golf Channel and NBC the next two weeks, kicking off with the UL International Crown -- a global biennial match play competition featuring players representing eight countries -- followed by NBC Sports Group's inaugural coverage of the RICOH Women’s British Open. read more

"Golf Channel is the preeminent place for coverage and insight into the game, and SB Nation is the fastest growing digital sports brand," said Kevin Lockland, VP of Editorial Operations, SB Nation. "Together we’re creating content that goes beyond the leaderboard to reach millions of fans in new ways." read more

"It's been a great experience to be a part of the Golf Channel Academy network of coaches, and I look forward to sharing some of my insights on putter fitting and the short game with the golfers at home," said PGA Professional Todd Sones, owner and operator of Todd Sones Impact Golf in Vernon Hills, Ill. read more

From golf's original championship, NBC and Golf Channel will deliver nearly 50 hours of live tournament action, the most planned hours for a men's major championship ever. In addition, all live coverage inside the ropes will be complemented by nearly 60 hours of wraparound news coverage on Golf Channel via Golf Central Live From The Open and Morning Drive. read more

The first lifetime member of the PGA TOUR named a PGA Master Professional in Teaching and Coaching, Clampett is among the game’s most influential and recognizable teachers who have established a dedicated network of instruction facilities with the active support of Golf Channel, the game’s leading global multimedia and golf entertainment source. read more

Nearly 50 hours of live tournament coverage – the most ever planned for a major championship – will be surrounded by nearly 60 hours of Golf Channel’s comprehensive news coverage, highlighted by Golf Central Live From The Open. NBC Sports Group’s coverage also marks the return of The Open to U.S. broadcast television for the first time since 2009, and Golf Channel’s first-ever live tournament coverage of a men’s major championship. read more

“I’m very excited to be among these dynamic coaches associated with the Golf Channel Academy,” said McGetrick, who is the Director of Instruction for the Mike McGetrick Golf Academy, located at the Golf Club of Houston in Humble, Texas. “This is a chance for golf coaches to work together, learning from one another and adopting best practices in both coaching, to better serve the golfing public. My goal is to help our clients learn to play, play better and enjoy playing golf more.” read more

In celebration of Independence Day in the United States, the WorldGolf Wire will not be distributed Monday, July 4. read more

Golf Channel will broadcast highlights of the 30th PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship presented by CastleOak Securities, starting Wed., June 29, at 11 p.m. ET. read more

“I’m thrilled for the opportunity to appear on 'Morning Drive' once again,” said Bruton, whose multiple teaching certifications include TrackMan, Swing Catalyst and Titleist Performance Institute (TPI). “It’s been a great experience to be a part of the Golf Channel Academy network of coaches, and I look forward to sharing some of my best ideas and thoughts on the swing with the viewers at home.” read more

“I’m accepting what is happening at the moment, hoping things might turn around. Putting trust in the Nantz organization in Houston. We’ll see what happens. Lack of memory is not nice.” – Peter Oosterhuis

“Oosty and I always have been people that do the best that we can do. And we have to go with the cards that we have been dealt.” – Peter’s wife Roothie Oosterhuis

“Peter Oosterhuis is a friend and I’m worried about him. But that worry is tinged with hope. I want Oosty to be able to remember the great moments of his life. I want you to remember them too, because he was a great player, a wonderful announcer and even better person who influenced me greatly as a youngster.” – David Feherty read more

Michigan Golf Live host Bill Hobson highlights the members and work of Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association. read more

Feherty returns Monday, June 20 as David Feherty visits with World No. 3 Rory McIlroy, premiering at 9 p.m. ET on Golf Channel. The interview, which was shot less than 24 hours following McIlroy’s win at the Irish Open -- his 20th, and most recent worldwide professional victory -- covers a wide range of topics. read more

These executive additions bolster Golf Channel’s leadership structure given their collective global media backgrounds, previously holding influential roles with Shaw Media, TSN, Turner Sports, Discovery Communications and ESPN before joining Golf Channel. read more