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Matt Ginella

Matt Ginella joined Golf Channel in 2013 and is our resident travel insider who writes for GolfChannel.com and appears weekly on 'Morning Drive.' 

Before Golf Channel, Ginella was senior travel editor for Golf Digest and Golf World from 2007-2012 and covered courses, resorts and the avid amateur golfer's annual buddies trips to over 60 destinations around the country. Prior to that he was director of photography for Golf Digest and Golf World (2001-07) and a golf photo editor at Sports Illustrated (1995-2001). He's covered more than 30 major championships, including every Ryder Cup since 1997 in Valderrama. 

Ginella graduated from St. Mary's College (Calif.) in 1995 and earned a masters degree in journalism from Columbia University in 2003.

Latest articles by Matt Ginella

Apr 9, 2014 4:13 PM ET
Matt Ginella, with the help of many other members of the golf media, have compiled a comprehensive list of who to follow on social media during #MastersWeek. Read More
Apr 7, 2014 7:39 AM ET
Travel expert Matt Ginella breaks down area golf courses in Augusta where you can be more than a patron, but actually tee it up during Masters week. Read More
Feb 27, 2014 1:24 AM ET
Big changes are headed for the Wisconsin golf scene. On top of Erin Hills hosting the 2017 U.S. Open, Mike Keiser is planning a brand new golf resort while Herb Kohler is pondering a fifth course at the American Club. Read More