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Youth movement

...winners topped their age brackets.This is the event's first year, a team effort by the Augusta National, the U.S. Golf Association and the PGA of America. The young golfers got to use the club's Tournament Practice Range facilities, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-07/youth-movement
USGA leader talks Drive, Chip and Putt

UNDER THE OAK TREEThomas O'Toole, 56, is in his first year as president of the U.S. Golf Association. A native of St. Louis, O'Toole has been involved with the USGA since 1988. He has served as a rules official at more than...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/usga-leader-talks-drive-chip-and-putt
Course rulings bring review of policy

...after Goalby's group had finished, the verdict came back in a statement from Hord Hardin, president of the U.S. Golf Association and chairman of the Masters rules committee:"Under the rules of golf, he (De Vicenzo) will be charged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-08/course-rulings-bring-review-policy
Eight golfers crowned at Drive, Chip and Putt championships

...The championship began as an effort to grow the game, with the Masters Tournament Foun dation joining with the U.S. Golf Association and the PGA of America to start the competition.The eight winners came from four age groups ? 7-9, 10-11...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/winners-crowned-drive-chip-and
Young golfers to compete in Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals

...Augenstein said.As part of its "grow the game" initiative, the Masters Tournament Foundation partnered with the U.S. Golf Association and the PGA of America to create the event. It was announced during last year's Masters, and more than 17...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/young-golfers-compete-drive-c
Young golfers to compete in Drive, Chip, Putt National Finals

...Augenstein said.As part of its "grow the game" initiative, the Masters Tournament Foundation partnered with the U.S. Golf Association and the PGA of America to create the event. It was announced during last year's Masters, and more than 17...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/dcp/young-golfers-compete-drive-chip-putt-
They supplied Masters memories

...36-hole finale. Those conditions prompted the U.S. Golf Association to change the format to four days of play rather...the first golfer to serve as president of the U.S. Golf Association and as captain of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/they-supplied-masters-memories
Ex-Bulldog golfer Russell Henley seeking consistency after latest win

...eligible for the Masters, PGA Champion ship and two more WGCs (Firestone and Shanghai).ANCHORING BAN: The U.S. Golf Association will not enact a "grandfather" extension to the anchoring ban beyond 2016, according to a letter sent to club...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-04/ex-bulldog-golfer-russell-he
2013 Masters featured plenty of firsts

...using an anchored putting stroke. He could also be the last. Just over a month after the 2013 Masters, the U.S. Golf Association banned anchoring starting January 2016, meaning there are only two more years where anchoring will be allowed...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/2013-masters-featured-plenty-firsts
Masters helps create Latin America Amateur Championship

...of the tournament was announced Wednesday morning in Buenos Aires by the Masters Tournament, the R&A and the U.S. Golf Association.The inaugural tournament will be held Jan. 15-18 at Pilar Golf Club, located near Buenos Aires. The format...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-01-22/masters-helps-c