PNWPGA expands PGA HOPE program with Jeff Bojanowski as first ambassador

by Tom Cade, Editor The Pacific Northwest Section PGA (PNWPGA) has contracted Jeff Bojanowski to be its first ambassador to oversee the Section’s PGA HOPE program. Taught by local PGA professionals, PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is a free, adaptive…

Mike Riste – region’s foremost golf historian talks about Robert Johnstone, the golf course architect and club pro who founded the Pacific Northwest Section PGA

Mike Riste serves as the historian for the BC Golf Museum, and is the official historian for the PNGA. He assembled the initial research for “Washington Golf: 100 Years of Growing the Game,” the centennial history book of Washington Golf,…

Beginner’s Luck – No. 14
Season Finale – friends, fairways, and feeling fine

Across the 2022 season, we’ve played dozens of rounds of golf – some of those we’ve played together, and many with new friends in different places. We’ve lost some golf balls and found tremendous joy that comes in the company…

Professionals prevail in Hudson Cup and Senior Hudson Cup

The 74th edition of the Hudson Cup Matches concluded today at Tacoma Country and Golf Club in Lakewood, Wash. The matches ended with the Professionals defeating the Amateurs with a two-day point total of 13.5 to 6.5 points. In the…

Beginner’s Luck – No. 13
Golf Travel – sometimes you just gotta go, so pack up the clubs

If you think of golf year-round like we do, there may come a time when you want to pack it all up and escape the winter conditions. Travels with golf conjure images of bucket-list courses and great experiences with family…