Golf Association of Philadelphia


Play Day: Ballamor

… featuring a hole-by-hole tutorial from the head pro … and we catch up on some Philadelphia PGA and Golf Association of Philadelphia results as well.



Hit ‘n Misc

Tee time deals, some local tournament news, and in case you missed them, a couple of golfshots you just have to see…


Pine Valley

GAP Open, Pine Valley & You

The Golf Association of Philadelphia’s Open Championship will give you a chance to tour Pine Valley in July…


Frank Rutan 2

The New Reality For Golf Courses

The Golf Association of Philadelphia’s President says times have certainly changed but clubs are adapting…


Courtesy Associated Press

Long Suffering

The latest realization that I can’t putt a lick coincides with an interesting trend on the PGA Tour. For the third straight week, the winner on tour was wielding a long putter.  Webb Simpson used […]


Courtesy White Manor CC

Patterson Cup

The year’s final major is underway, and Tiger is nowhere in sight.    No, not THAT major… this major:  the 109th Joseph H. Patterson Cup of the Golf Association of Philadelphia.  White Manor is the host […]


( Congressional CC - Courtesy USGA )

Open Season

This is the week I flex my muscles around the office as the defending champ in the last major’s office pool.  Yes, I had Charl Schwartzel to win the Masters.   Never mind that the pool […]


GAP Pres Rich Meehan & 2010 champ Tom Gramigna

GAP Tweets and Deals Sweet

GAP Middle Am 132 of the best amateur golfers in the region (at least those 25 and older) are at Laurel Creek CC today and tomorrow for the Golf Association of Philadelphia’s Middle-Amateur Championship.  Tom […]


Twisted Dune

More Chances to Compete

You don’t have  to be one of the area’s elite players to enjoy competitive golf, and there are more opportuinities for you this year. The Golfweek Amateur Tour is getting started in this area, and will […]