Only 6 months to go! Grace and Oosthuizen talked to us about the Olympic Games!

Q&A with Branden Grace What is your favourite Olympic memory? Difficult to say as so many so don’t really have one. Who is your favourite Olympian of all time? Usain Bolt Any athletes from South Africa we should watch out … Continue reading

Competition for S. Korean Olympic team heating up

OCALA, Fla. – Winning the Coates Golf Championship this week will be more difficult than winning an Olympic gold medal. A bunch of LPGA events this year will feature stronger, deeper fields than women will see in Rio de Janeiro … Continue reading

GOLFERS READY TO LIGHT UP RIO

Olympic hopefuls visit Olympic Museum and meet IOC President Thomas Bach at IOC Headquarters From the shores of Lake Geneva to the fairways of Rio de Janeiro, the world’s top women golfers had a taste of what to expect in … Continue reading

One Year – Ready to Go

Today marks one year to go until the 2016 Rio Olympic Games kicks off. On this occasion, we caught up with the IOC President, Thomas Bach, to hear his views about golf’s return in the Olympic Programme in 2016!

Rio StreetGolf programme launches in Rio de Janeiro

A new golf Olympic golf legacy programme designed to make golf more accessible in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil launched in May 2015 at the Maracanã Stadium. Supported by The R&A, the Golf Foundation and the Rio Golf Federation, Rio StreetGolf … Continue reading

All Systems Go for Golf’s Return to the Olympic Games

Several prominent figures behind golf’s eagerly-awaited return to the Olympic Games joined forces with Major Champions, Graeme McDowell and Suzann Pettersen in Florida, in providing an upbeat assessment of the state of play with only 19 months left until the first tee … Continue reading

Sweden win gold after dramatic play-off in mixed team event at Youth Olympic Games

Sweden won the Gold Medal after a dramatic play-off victory over Korea in today’s final round of the Mixed Team event at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics at Zhongshan International Golf Club. There was also a play-off for the Bronze Medal … Continue reading

LPGA Star Grace Park Praises Golf’s Cultural And Sports Initiatives at Youth Olympic Olympic Games

Grace Park, the International Golf Federation’s Athlete Role Model, has praised Golf’s cultural and sports initiative programme having spent a week in Nanjing at the Youth Olympic Games. Park, a Major Champion and six-time winner on the LPGA Tour, spent … Continue reading

DENMARK ACE HELPS THEM TO A TWO SHOT LEAD IN MIXED TEAM EVENT AT YOUTH OLYMPICS

Denmark carded a seven-under-par 65, that included a hole-in-one, to take a two shot lead over Korea after the second round of the Mixed Team event at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics at Zhongshan International Golf Club today. John Paul Pultz … Continue reading

KOREA SHOOT 61 TO LEAD ITALIANS IN MIXED TEAM EVENT AT YOUTH OLYMPICS

Lee Soyoung and Youm Eun Ho shot a spectacular 11-under-par in the Mixed Team event at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics today to take a one shot lead over Italy. The first round was played in the fourball better-ball format and the … Continue reading

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