News | Oregon Golf Association
06/01/20 —
In this month's Superintendent Spotlight we feature Doug Hubert who's worked at Mallard Creek Golf Course for the last 13 years. Describe your facility in 10 words or less: A beautiful golf course surrounded by acres of natural areas. What is a little- ...
06/01/20 —
By Sr. Rules Officials: Pete Scholz and Terry McEvilly Click Here for the Rule of the Month Archive Part 3: Course Played As It Is Found — Restoring Conditions First the bad news. There are times when a player purposely or inadvertently improves the ...
05/29/20 —
It never fails. Every time we step onto a golf course to work our Course Rating duties, we get similar questions. 1. What are we doing there? 2. When will the changes take place? 3. Why isn’t Hole #X the number 1 handicap? It is the hardest hole. The ...
05/29/20 —
LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. (May 28, 2020) – The USGA continues its commitment to cultivating future leaders in the golf industry by funding more than 125 paid internships in 2020 through the P.J. Boatwright Internship Program. Since the program’s inception in ...
05/26/20 —
By Brian Hurlburt, Las Vegas Golf Insider Rusty Beckel truly loves and appreciates the game of golf, so much so that she volunteers for at least two major golf associations–in two different states! She serves as the treasurer of the Women’s Southern ...
05/22/20 —
By Kelly Neely, Sr. Dir., Handicapping & Course Rating Click Here for Handicap Hub Archives I’m not sure how many times a week I get a handicapping inquiry prefaced like the title of this article, but I do know that I don’t have time to count them ...
05/18/20 —
he good news is that golf is back in all 50 states. The bad news is that many courses are operating with a reduced maintenance staff due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While maintaining a golf course with fewer employees and resources is a short-term ...
05/15/20 —
The Oregon Golf Association along with Oregon Junior Golf announced today that due to the continued uncertainty surrounding the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, several additional changes have been made to the 2020 championship season schedule: The 53rd ...
05/15/20 —
OGA Members have exclusive access to shop the re-opening of the Columbia Employee Store Friday, May 15 through Sunday, June 7. Select items will be on clearance at an additional 30-40 percent off employee pricing. The store has new hours of 11am - 7pm. ...
05/14/20 —
The 2020 OGA Championships schedule will begin with the 111th playing of the Oregon Amateur Championship. This year’s six-day competition is slated for June 22-27 at Columbia Edgewater Country Club in Portland. The men’s competition will include three ...
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