Get Ready Golfers! Feb 19: Callaway Demo Day at Northenden Golf Club!
Exciting news! Northenden Golf Club is hosting Callaway for an exclusive Demonstration Event on Monday, February 19. Don’t miss this chance to try out the latest Paradym Ai Smoke range, including Drivers, Woods, and Irons, and see how they can revolutionize your game.
Join us from 11 am to 4 pm and book your session in the Pro Shop now. We have a special offer for our NGC members: Order on the day and receive a £40 discount off the retail price per wood, with prices matched to online suppliers. Plus, individual Irons are available with a £10 discount. Bring in your old clubs for trade-ins!
Don’t wait – book your session today and elevate your golf experience. We’re eager to see you there and help improve your play!” Call 0161 998 4738 to book your place!
World Tour Links:
PGA Farmers Insurance Open
24 – 27 January, 2024
Torrey Pines (South Course) – La Jolla, CA
Par 72 Yards 7765
Purse $9,000,000 Winner Matthieu Pavon
The Farmers Insurance Open, part of the PGA TOUR’s West Coast Swing, is set at Torrey Pines South Course. This event is a full-field one, featuring a mix of emerging stars and well-known players, all competing for FedExCup points. The PGA TOUR has a structured system for determining event participants, based on the season’s Priority Ranking and including various exemptions and qualifiers. The field size and exemptions vary by event. Fully exempt members are assured spots in all full-field events, with reshuffles based on accumulated FedExCup Points in certain categories. Read more…
LPGA Drive On Championship
January 25 – 28, 2024
Bradenton Country Club – Bradenton, FL
Purse $1,750,000 Previous Winner Celine Boutier
The 2024 LPGA Drive On Championship, taking place at Bradenton Country Club from January 25-28, marks the first full-field event of the LPGA Tour season. Celebrating its centennial, the club will host top golfers, including four of the top five in the Rolex Rankings: Lilia Vu, Ruoning Yin, Celine Boutier, and Nelly Korda. Highlights include six Floridian players and 22 major winners like Yani Tseng. The event also features 31 Olympians, 15 rookies, and two special exemption players, showcasing a blend of experience and new talent. Read more…
The Genesis Invitational 2024
Purse $20,000,000 Winner H. Matsuyama
Tiger Woods will make his first appearance on the PGA Tour in 2024 next month, competing at the Genesis Invitational at Riviera alongside his event hosting duties. Woods played just three times in 2023, as his battle with injuries continued.
The Genesis Invitational 2024 will take place from February 15 to 18 at the iconic Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California. This tournament is a highlight on the PGA TOUR, attracting some of the world’s best golfers to compete in what is considered one of the most prestigious golf events. The event not only showcased top-tier golf but also played a significant role in advancing diversity in the sport through initiatives like the Charlie Sifford Memorial Exemption, awarded this year to Chase Johnson. This exemption is a testament to the tournament’s commitment to the advancement of diversity within golf, named in honour of Charlie Sifford who was a pioneer for African American golfers on the PGA TOUR.
Furthermore, the Genesis Invitational supports the TGR Foundation, founded by Tiger Woods, which focuses on empowering students through education. The tournament’s location, the Riviera Country Club, is renowned for its challenging course and has a rich history of hosting major golfing events, making it a perfect venue for an event where “legends are made.”
The Riviera Country Club is a storied gem nestled in Pacific Palisades, California, known for its prestigious golf heritage and distinctive course layout. Established in 1926, its design by George C. Thomas Jr. has stood the test of time, offering a challenging yet fair test to golfers of all levels. The club’s course is famed for its kikuyu grass fairways, strategic bunkering, and iconic holes, including the par-3 sixth with its unique bunker in the middle of the green. Riviera has hosted numerous major championships and PGA Tour events, including the Genesis Invitational, solidifying its status as a crucible of competitive golf. Beyond the links, Riviera boasts elegant clubhouse facilities, reflecting its historic and luxury ethos, making it a revered venue in the golf world.