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Here’s to 2014!

As the SFPGA begins a new year, we reminisce on the greatness of 2014!  We encourage you to take a moment to view our 2014 Year in Review video filled with highlights from meetings, tournaments, foundation activities including our junior golf programming, and our annual awards and hall of fame dinner.  Thanks to all of those who supported us throughout the year, including our partners, foundation donors, friends and section members!

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Meet SFPGA New Tournament Director, Chris Gilkey

The South Florida PGA is excited to announce, Christopher Gilkey as our new Tournament Director.

 

Chris comes to the South Florida PGA from the Southern California PGA Section, where he served as a Junior Golf Manager for the last two years.  In addition to his tenure with the Southern California PGA, Chris previously completed a Tournament Operations Internship with the Northern Texas PGA Section.  An alumnus of Shepherd University in West Virginia, Chris was a four year member of the men’s golf team and team captain.

 

In his role as Tournament Director, Chris will handle the administration and operation of all PGA Tour qualifiers, all players’ ability test, and all section tournaments.

 

Chris joined the staff on January 2nd and we ask for your help in welcoming him! Email: cgilkey@pgahq.com

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14th PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit presented by OMEGA is now Open for Registration

The 14th PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit presented by OMEGA is now open for registration.  This summit will be held Sunday-Monday, Jan. 18-19, 2015, and offers numerous educational opportunities for both PGA and non-PGA Professionals. Carrying the theme, “A Lifetime Learning Experience,” the Summit will be held at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, and opens the PGA Merchandise Show week.

The PGA of America’s largest teaching forum emphasizes the coaching side of developing players to achieve their goals. Originated in 1988, the Summit features unique and renowned presenters over a two-day schedule.

FEES (Registration closes Jan. 14, 2015)

PGA of America members, apprentices, PGA Golf Management University students – $375.
CLICK HERE to register.
LPGA Professionals, Allied Professionals – $600.
CLICK HERE to register.

PGA members who attend the PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit will earn 8 credits per day for a total of 16 PGA Education Required. If the PGA member belongs to another Association, he/she will request their MSR Transcript to send to that Association.

For more information and details click here.

By |December 22nd, 2014|Tags: |0 Comments