Day talks Olympics and PGA Champ., defense
Charlie Rymer sits down with Jason Day to get his thoughts on playing in the Olympics and how he is preparing for the PGA Championship at Baltusrol.
Day talks Baltusrol and majors prep
Jason Day looks forward to title defense at the 2016 PGA Championship at Baltusrol and shares insights on how he prepares for major championships.
Iconic courses host 2017 Drive, Chip and Putt
Charlie Rymer, Cara Robinson, Damon Hack and Gary Williams review what Drive, Chip and Putt is doing to grow golf. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Shackelford talks Spieth, Fowler trip to Baltusrol
Geoff Shackelford thinks it was a wise move for Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler to play Baltusrol after they both missed the cut at the 2015 Barclays. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Bevacqua: Moving PGA in '16 'an advantage'
PGA CEO Pete Bevacqua and President Derek Sprague discuss the impact of the 2016 Olympics on the PGA Championship at Baltusrol.could have around the globe. Next year in we will conclude the PGA championship in July and we will end on July thirty first. I would tell you, for next year in twenty sixteen, at and that part of the country. I'm from the New York market, the major metropolitan market . I actually think its a great thing. I think we all agree it works to our advantage. It' better for the golf course , it's better for that market place. Many people in August leave the area. The temperatures increase. If you think back to 2005, with the heat that we had at not that there's a magic number there that the temperature goes up significantly in August, but as For that part of the country at that golf course we're actually quite pleased and think it's going to be a benefit to the PGA Championship . However, it is something we will certainly keep our eye on going forward. As the Olympics move forward, as the PGA Championship moves forward, It is something that we're considering and analysing, should the date of the PGA Championship be adjusted down the road? I would say all of that is very much on the table, but nothing has been decided
PGA CEO on Baltusrol and 2016 Rio Olympics
PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua talks to Damon Hack about moving play of the 2016 PGA Championship at Baltusrol before the 2016 Rio Olympics. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.summer vacation. So, to be able to complete that championship in the final four days of July, I think it's a special Whole situation that at fault is raw for next year. It's going to work well. But undoubtedly it's something we'll have our eye on in the future as we head towards 2020 with the Olympics. But again the golf calendar as you know is so congested, so full of great events. When you think about next year obviously not only with the Olympic games, the Ryder Cup it's gonna be a particularly busy year but we feel good about And we're actually quite pleased that we're gonna end next
Olympics complicating 2016, 2020 PGA plans
The 2016 PGA Championship will be played two weeks earlier than usual but still will not count towards the 2016 Olympic points list.