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Weekly E-News of April 19th, 2019

Read the NENYPGA E-News April 12th Update

April 19th, 2019



OMEGA Champions Cup

Are You In Champions Cup Yet?

Reminder that our Section Tounament Rules & Regulations call for a member to be registered into Champions Cup in order to be eligible to earn points into NENY PGA OMEGA Player of The Year Points.

Cost prior to Monday, April 22 (Pro Classic #1) - $50
Cost AFTER Monday, April 22 - $100
Deadline for Champions Cup Entry: Sunday, June 9th

Champions Cup Registration

*The Top 20 following the Match Play Championship will be eligible to compete in the Tour Championship WITH NO entry fee. Players outside of the top 20 will be able to compete in the Tour Championship with a $200 entry fee.

Rules Seminar
Rules Seminar Flyer

Inform Your Own Members About the Upcoming Rules Seminar - Register HERE
Mon, April 29th at CC of Troy

Don't forget about the upcoming Rules Seminar.

Please use the jpeg image to the right and feel free to promote in your own club news/announcements to your members. All are welcome to attend! If you would like the jpeg or flyer image emailed directly to you, just contact Tracie or Doug.

Registration link to inlcude is:

Deadline before late fees: Wed, April 24th

Triple Play Pro-Pro REMINDER at Town of Colonie Golf Course
New Date:
Friday, April 26th Ouray Apparel Piece
*Grab a partner and come play 3 different formats

Supported by: Alex Smith Sales and all professionals will receive the complimentary Ouray life style hoodie piece!!

Entry Deadline: April 21 at midnight

Triple Play Pro Pro Registration

Monday, May 6th
Hosted by: Orchard Creek Golf Club, Altamont, NY
Tee Times Starting at: 8:00am
Entry DEADLINE Before Late Fees: Wed, May 1st at Midnight
*OMEGA POY; APOY; SrPOY and Legends POY points event
& Satch Sales Hole of the Week Competition

Pro Classic #2 Entry
NENY Tourney Schedule
PGA Merchandise Shop

Members on the Move & Section Updates
Quiet week as everyone gets settled into their positions.

Still seeking to fill an Assistant Professional role is Albany Country Club. Any interested parties should contact PGA Head Professional, Glenn Davis at (518) 765-2854

Leatherstocking Golf Course has not finalized the incoming Head Professional search as of yet, and anticipates a final candidate to be announced in the coming weeks.

Don't forget that all employment changes and final classification confirmations should be DONE by May 1st when the dues billing process will begin for the PGA of America.

NENY Junior Golf
junior Golf Programs

Now is the Time to Promote Junior Golf Programs!

We hope that you're well underway for your own Junior Golf Programs and planning and PGA Junior Golf opportunities are in full swing! Check them out and please contact Christian at the NENY PGA Section office for any questions, to get involved as an instructor (PAID!) or curriculum assistance.

*Drive, Chip & Putt Qualiifer Schedules & Entry -- run your own DCP Clincs!
*Kids Play Golf & Kids Play Golf Plus - Sunday's at Town of Colonie GC
*PGAJrLeague - Is Your Facility Registered?
*NENY PGA Junior Tour Series - Tournaments for kids ages 8-18
*Girls Golf Programming - May-June


Grow Golf at Your Facility!

Are you interested in the Operation 36 Program? The NENY PGA Section has begun an umbrella partnership with Operation 36 and if you are interested in learning more and want to join in on building our network of dedicated professionals and facilities that will help you grow your facility, instruction revenue, and happy golfers through this innovative technology and coaching program - that is completely app based.

Operation 36 does require monthly/annual subscription rates but under the NENY PGA Section umbrella, our PGA Section Professionals receive special pricing.

Christian Torres, NENY PGA Player Developement Coordinator will be using Operation 36 for Kids Play Plus programming this year and is happy to help answer any questions you may have on the utiliziation, benefit and how to get started.

View a Demo of Operation 36