Exemptions Finalized for 2020 U.S. Open Championship

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (June 25, 2020) – The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced the exemption categories for the 120th U.S. Open Championship, which will be contested Sept. 17-20 at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y. As previously…

Exemptions Finalized for 2020 U.S. Amateur Championships

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (June 17, 2020) – The USGA today announced the exemption categories for the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, set to take place Aug. 3-9 at Woodmont Country Club, in Rockville, Md., and the 120th U.S. Amateur, which will be…

U.S. Women's Open to Celebrate 75th Anniversary with Months-Long Celebration Ahead of Rescheduled Championship

Three-time champion Annika Sorenstam named ambassador of milestone celebration LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (June 3, 2020) - The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced a number of exciting initiatives connected to the milestone 75th anniversary U.S. Women's Open Championship, which…

USGA Finalizes 2020 Championship Schedule

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (May 18, 2020) – The USGA announced several updates to its 2020 championship schedule today, as the organization continues to reconfigure its season due to uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. The 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur, scheduled for Aug. 3-9 at…

U.S. Women's Open postponed to December

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (April 3, 2020) – The USGA today announced that due to the evolving dynamics of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the 75th U.S. Women’s Open, originally scheduled for June 4-7 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, has been postponed to Dec. 10-13. (more…)

Sides qualify for U.S. Amateur Four-Ball and Women's Amateur Four-Ball

University Place, Wash. – The sides of Britten Barker (Gig Harbor, Wash.) and Luke Easterly (Sammamish, Wash.) (more…)

Registration Now Open For Drive, Chip And Putt Qualifiers

The USGA, PGA of America and the Masters Tournament announced that qualifying registration for Drive, Chip, and Putt is now officially open (more…)

Road To The 2019 Open Championships Begins February 20

Entry applications for the 119th U.S. Open, 74th U.S. Women's Open, 40th U.S. Senior Open, and 2nd U.S. Senior Women's Open will be available beginning Feb. 20 (more…)

USGA Announces Local Qualifying Sites for 119th U.S. Open Championship

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced local qualifying sites for the 119th U.S. Open Championship. (more…)

The USGA And The R&A Release Clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4): Restriction on Caddie Standing Behind Player

The USGA and The R&A have provided two clarifications to Rule 10.2b(4) regarding restrictions on caddies standing behind players, which take effect immediately. (more…)

Qualifying schedule announced for 2020 Drive, Chip and Putt

The USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America have released the qualifying schedule for the 2019-2020 Drive, Chip and Putt season (more…)

Northwest players advance at U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

Five players from the Northwest have advanced through to match play at the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship (more…)

Strong Northwest representation at U.S. Senior Women's Amateur

The field is set for the 2018 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship, taking place October 6-11 at Orchid Island Golf (more…)

Rohde, Koppenberg, Strickland and Hatley qualify for U.S. Mid-Amateur

Jacob Rohde of Everett, Wash. and Jacob Koppenberg of Bellingham, Wash. each shot even-par 71 to earn co-medalist honors in leading the field of 70 players (more…)

16-year old Ian Siebers leads strong local showing at U.S. Amateur

The local flavor runs deep at the 118th U.S. Amateur Championship, being held this week at Pebble Beach Golf Links (more…)

Lu, Chan and Pereira Co-Medal in U.S. Open Local Qualifying at Canterwood

Gig Harbor, Wash. – Lorens Chan of Honolulu, HI, Corey Pereira of Cameron Park, Calif. and Jordan Lu of Vancouver, B.C. each shot 2-under par in sharing co-medalist honors to lead the field of 92 players who competed today in U.S. Open Local qualifying (more…)

USGA announces 2017 U.S. Senior Open Qualifying sites; Bellingham G&CC and Columbia Edgewater CC set

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced sectional qualifying sites for the 38th U.S. Senior Open Championship, to be held at Salem Country Club, in Peabody, Mass., June 29-July 2. Salem Country Club is hosting its second U.S. Senior Open and its sixth USGA championship. (more…)

USGA Announces 2017 U.S. Women’s Open Sectional Qualifying Sites

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced sectional qualifying sites for the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested July 13-16 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. It will be the seventh U.S. Women’s Open to be played in New Jersey, and the first in 30 years. (more…)

Moore Among Additional 25 to Earn U.S. Open Exemptions (USGA)

Ryan Moore tees off at a charitable event held at Chambers Bay in 2008. In the background (far left) is John Ladenburg, former Pierce County Executive and an early champion of building Chambers Bay. (Photo by Tom Cade)He didn't have to sweat, but Washington native Ryan Moore had to wait a few weeks before his spot in the 2015 U.S. Open became official. Read the full story at usopen.com... (more…)

USGA to Retire APL and WAPL, Add Two New Championships

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has announced the retirement of the U.S. Amateur Public Links (APL) and U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links (WAPL) championships, following the completion of the 2014 competitions. The decision follows an internal review which determined…

R&A and USGA Announce Proposed Rules Change to Prohibit Use of Anchored Strokes

PERMITTED: The player is not anchoring because neither the club, the hands nor the forearms are directly in contact with the body. (Photo courtesy USGA) The Royal & Ancient (R&A) and the United States Golf Association (USGA), golf's governing bodies,…