WWG News & Events

2015 FORMULA ONE USGP - AUSTIN, TX

Attend the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on October 25, 2015 with VIP Hospitality tickets, hotels or private home rentals, private club golf and events like an all star concert at Austin City Limits or Unoiversity of Texas football tickets. We can make it happen! We have hotel rooms downtown within walking distance to all the Austin nightlife, and ticket options from general admission, to reserved seating, to luxury Paddock VIP Hospitality passes. This is an incredible event and a great weekend in Austin! more...

PGA MEMBER GROUPS "PRO GOES FREE"

We have partnered with many USA resorts (Bandon Dunes, Streamsong, Pebble Beach, Erin Hills, Kohler, Pinehurst etc) and International Destinations (much of Scotland and Ireland) to offer PGA Professional complimentary places, airfare, spending money and 4% Golf Retirement Plus. Benefits and inclusions vary by destination. Check out our Portugal Pro Am for May 2015! PGA Golf Professionals call PG at 770-291-4106 for more information on a group trip!

2014 UK & IRELAND COURSES BOOKING FAST

Contact us soon for information on a 2015 overseas trip because the courses are already getting very busy. August is already heavily booked, and The (British) Open Championship at St Andrews will make Scotland very busy all summer, so we suggest April, May and June as the best time to travel to Scotland, Ireland or England in 2015.

PORTUGAL PGA PRO AM & MORE

Attend our Portugal Pro-Am in Maui this May 2015 - 6 nights, 4 rounds of great golf including Oitavos Dunes, parties and more (Pro Goes Free). These events are very popular and always great fun. Non-golfing spouses welcome too. Call for details ... Packages are still available for the 2015 Open Champuionship at St Andrews! more...

Wales

Overview

Nefyn & District GC

Many who have already checked Scotland and Ireland off their bucket list should consider Wales as their next golf trip destination.  From North to South, Wales has many great golf courses and at a fraction of the cost of thier more famous neighbors.  

Royal Porthcawl GC, ranked #94 in the world by Golf Magazine and built in 1913, is a true classic links reminicent of Muirfield or Birkdale, certainly a British Open Championship caliber course.  Impeccibly maintained, PRGC is the top course in Wales but certainly not the only one of merit!

Pennard GC is truly spectacular too, built on high cliffs over the sea and featuring such authentic, natural linksland that it has been called "the St Andrews of Wales".  Pennard is a must play, with more character than perhaps any course you have ever seen!

Other links courses to play include Pyle & Kenfig, Royal St Davids (Harlech) and Conway GC.  Seaside courses but not true links include Nefyn & District and Southerndown. There are many others courses too to fill in a week or 10 day trip with good courses each day. 

The 2010 Ryder Cup was staged at Celtic Manor, and although the 2010 Course is a modern resort course, it is a fine test of golf with plenty of risk reward.  The Resort & Spa onsite is the finest in the country of Wales and any time spent at Celtic Manor is time well spent!

Pennard GC

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