Press Releases
May 9, 2016 1:35 PM ET
In celebrating more than 40 years as a marquee event on the PGA TOUR, Golf Channel and Nationwide announced today a new partnership that will honor the legacy of tournament host and founder Jack Nicklaus, and showcase the rich philanthropic tradition of Nicklaus’ signature event, the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide. This strategic partnership includes Golf Channel’s Golf Central being produced live from the home of the Memorial Tournament, Muirfield Village Golf Club, and Morning Drive providing live hits from onsite.Read More
May 5, 2016 6:50 PM ET
The dramatic setting of the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass and its famous 17th hole will provide the backdrop for THE PLAYERS Championship, headlining more than 80 hours of combined live programming on Golf Channel and NBC, May 9-15. Read More
May 5, 2016 3:45 PM ET
Golf Channel will deliver unprecedented primetime news and tournament coverage of the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s and Men’s Golf Championships, contested in back-to-back weeks beginning May 20 and concluding June 1 from Eugene Country Club in Oregon. Golf Channel will originate more than 100 hours of coverage on-site, as well as expanded coverage online via Golf Channel Digital and through the network’s social media channels.Read More
May 3, 2016 5:25 PM ET
World No. 3 Rory McIlroy will defend his title at the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, with Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Adam Scott in the field as well.Read More
May 3, 2016 4:45 PM ET
Golf’s return to the Olympic Games for the first time in 112 years represents a modern-day first as Golf Channel joins NBC Sports’ unmatched Olympic heritage to become the first single-sport cable network to provide live coverage of its sport’s Olympic competition.Read More
Apr 28, 2016 9:25 AM ET
As golf’s traditional season heats up, Golf Channel’s momentum in 2016 continues to build with the network’s most-watched April ever. Read More
Apr 26, 2016 5:15 PM ET
Jason Day, Rickie Fowler and defending champion Justin Rose headline the field, as the PGA TOUR is in Louisiana for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.Read More
Apr 26, 2016 4:50 PM ET
Golf Channel's coverage of the 2016 Tour season begins Thursday with four-round coverage of the United Leasing & Finance Championship in Newburgh, Ind., the first of 10 Tour events that will air on Golf Channel in 2016.Read More
Apr 19, 2016 2:00 PM ET
The PGA TOUR returns to the Lone Star state for the Valero Texas Open, as Phil Mickelson headlines the field, along with Bryson DeChambeau, who earned a top-5 finish last week in his first PGA TOUR event competing as a professional.Read More
Apr 19, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Golf Channel is gearing up for six weeks of comprehensive NCAA coverage leading up to the 2016 NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships, May 20-June 1.Read More
Apr 19, 2016 9:00 AM ET
Golf Channel – in partnership with the PGA of America – announced its plans for the inaugural “National Instruction Day,” airing on Wednesday, May 4, and featuring a dedicated day of live programming devoted to helping golfers improve their game.Read More
Apr 12, 2016 5:45 PM ET
The PGA TOUR is on Hilton Head Island this week for the RBC Heritage, as World No. 1 Jason Day leads the field, along with low amateur at the Masters,Bryson DeChambeau, who makes his professional debut this week.Read More
Mar 30, 2016 2:55 PM ET
Golf Channel continues to build upon its momentum with four consecutive quarters posting year-over-year growth. Golf Channel’s first quarter in 2016 was up +15% vs. 2015 for viewership.Read More
Mar 30, 2016 9:05 AM ET
The LPGA Tour stages the first major of 2016 beginning Thursday, with the ANA Inspiration in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Golf Channel will showcase the elite field live and in primetime.Read More
Mar 30, 2016 9:00 AM ET
The LPGA Tour stages the first major of 2016 beginning Thursday, with the ANA Inspiration in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Golf Channel will showcase the elite field live and in primetime.Read More
Mar 28, 2016 11:20 AM ET
In total, Golf Channel will offer more than 85 hours of live news and themed Masters programming from Augusta National Golf Club and Golf Channel’s World Headquarters in Orlando.Read More
Mar 25, 2016 10:45 AM ET
Golf Channel will deliver comprehensive news and tournament coverage of golf’s first major championship of 2016, the ANA Inspiration, next week in Rancho Mirage, Calif., when Brittany Lincicome headlines a field of 110 of the world’s best female golfers, strongest field to date in 2016.Read More