BMW Swiss PGA Matchplay Championship 2018
EXCITING FIRST DAY AT GOLF EMMENTAL
In thrilling duels Robert Francioni, Marc Dobias, Gregori Baumann and Andrea Gurini prevailed in the Men's category while Llyod Freeman and last year's winner Boris Lah qualified for the semi-final in the Senior's category.
Joel Girrbach - Top Challenge Tour Result
EXCELLENT T2 AT THE HOPPS OPEN DE PROVENCE 2018
Strong performance of Joel Girrbach at the European Challenge Tour event in Southern France. With rounds of 69/69/67 and 71 he took T2 only 3 shots behind Frenchman Romain Langasque. This is Joel Girrbach's second best result on Challenge Tour level.
Swiss PGA BMW Matchplay Championship 2018
The Swiss PGA BMW Matchplay Championship 2018 will take place on September 25-26 at Golf Emmental in Oberburg. The defending champions Raphael de Sousa (Men), Caroline Rominger (Ladies) and Boris Lah (Seniors) will be challenged by a strong field.
Partnership with Sky Sport
OFFICIAL MEDIA PARTNER OF THE SWISS PGA
The Swiss PGA is proud to announce its new partnership with Sky Sport. Sky offers unlimited access to the best live sport and is broadcasting all tournaments of the PGA Tour, the European Tour as well as the Ryder Cup.
Swiss PGA Golf Pro Tip Video
MAKE YOUR SWING MORE POWERFUL
Swiss PGA Teaching Pros are among the best qualified golf coaches and coaches worldwide! In our latest Pro Tip Video, Swiss PGA Advanced Golf Professional Galvin Luznyj presents an easy-understandable golf tip to make your swing more powerful.
SWISS PGA AND GOLF.EXTRA EXTEND COOPERATION
The intensive and successful partnership between the Swiss PGA and the internationally experienced golf travel provider golf.extra will be extended for another three years. Golf.extra offers a wide range of high-quality and exclusive golf holidays.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Final Day
BAUMANN (MEN) AND LI PUMA (SENIORS) TAKING SWISS PGA TITLE
Gregori Baumann is the new Swiss PGA Champion 2018. He wins with three underpar rounds (70/66/70) four strokes ahead of T2 Corsin Caviezel, James Johnson and Roberto Francioni. For the thitd time in a row, the senior title is taken by Franco Li Puma.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Day 2
A sunny day with a bit more of wind but still excellent conditions at Golf Limpachtal. The 2nd day proofed to be the "moving day". Gregori Baumann now takes the lead with an excellent -6. Francioni, Dobias and Svanberg are next in the hunt.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Day 1
STRONG PERFORMANCE BY ROBERTO FRANCIONI
Francioni leads the field with an excellent 7 under par round ahead of James Johnson (67) and Gianluca Pattuzzo (69). The Par 72 course offers perfect and challenging conditions for a competive Swiss PGA Championship. 13 players finished under Par.
Swiss PGA Apprentice Championship 2018
KEN BENZ CLAIMS THE TITLE
The Apprentice Championship took place from the August 5-7 at GC Lipperswil. With exceptionally dry conditions, the course posed a real challenge. With two solid rounds of 70/71 (-5) Ken Benz claimed the title of “Apprentice Champion 2018”.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018
This year's Swiss PGA Championship will take place from August 14-16, 2018 at Golf Limpachtal. The best golf professionals in Switzerland compete on the par challenging Par-72 course, with its sophisticated obstacles and challenging greens.
Swiss PGA Tour 2018
KANDERN - THE CLASSIC IN THE SWISS PGA TOUR PROGRAM
For the 13th time in a row, the Swiss PGA Tour has been a guest at the Golf Club Markgräflerland in Kandern near Basel. Benjamin Purshouse, Franco Li Puma and Rachel Rossel show strong results taking the win in their respective playing categories.
Swiss PGA Golf Director
INNOVATIONS IN THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING OFFER
The newly designed education program "Swiss PGA Golf Director" is well received. The big innovation: for the first time, individual modules can be taken - a targeted training for golf managers and golf professionals is thus possible.
Swiss PGA ProAm at Golfclub Markgräflerland
GOOD GOLF, BEST ATMOSPHERE AND EXCELLENT CONDITIONS
Since 2012, the Swiss PGA has been a regular guest at Golfclub Markgräflerland in Kandern. The scenically beautiful and challenging course north of Basel offers ideal conditions for an entertaining Swiss PGA ProAm tournament.
Top 5 for Marco Iten
EXCELLENT RESULT AT THE EUROPEAN CHALLENGE TOUR EVENT IN FRANCE
Shortly before his 28th birthday, Marco Iten made his best result on the Europen Challenge Tour. With scorecards of 72, 67, 66 and 68 (-11), he finishes T4. In the Challenge Tour's Order of Merit, he climbs up to 48th place from 86th place.
SWISS PGA AND ONCORE GOLF CONCLUDE LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP
The cutting edge ball technology company OnCore Golf is partnering up with Swiss PGA to become its Official Ball Supplier. OnCore is dedicated to delivering breakthrough technology and innovation, while inspiring golfers at all skill levels.
Stick it close to the Pin !
SWISS PGA RECOMMENDS NEW ADIDAS TOUR 360
The new Tour 360 features a full-length BOOST™ midsole foam for unrivaled cushioning and endless energy along with a premium leather upper with climaproof® technology for a rich look, soft, comfortable feel and long-lasting protection and durability.
New: Swiss PGA Pro Video Tips
SWISS PGA LAUNCHES THE "PRO TIP VIDEO POWERED BY ADIDAS"
Our Teaching Pros are among the best qualified golf coaches worldwide! In monthly video tips, interested amateurs get understandable tips for improving their game - all under the motto "Fun at the Game".
Top Results for Swiss PGA Playing Pros
JOEL GIRRBACH, ANDRÉ BOSSERT AND CAROLINE ROMINGER IN TOP 10
A brilliant 2nd place for Joel Girrbach at the Challenge Tour in the Czech Republic - André Bossert with a strong finish at the Swiss Seniors Open - Caroline Rominger with a solid T9 at the Let Access Tour in Spain - Swiss PGA Pros on the move!
Swiss Seniors Open 2018
JULY 7-9, 2018 AT THE GOLF CLUB BAD RAGAZ
The Swiss Seniors Open is the longest-running tournament on the Staysure Tour, and has been held annually on the Golf Club Bad Ragaz 18-hole PGA Championship Course since 1997. André Bossert and Paul Wesselingh are both competing for a top result.
De Sousa wins Mémorial Olivier Barras 2018
DE SOUSA SECURES SPOT FOR OMEGA EUROPEAN MASTERS
Raphale de Sousa is the winner of this year's Mémorial Olivier Barras! He takes victory with an impressive 15 under par, 14 strokes ahead of Robert Francioni/Swiss PGA and third ranked Anthony Snobeck/France and Andrea Mastroni/Italy.
Swiss PGA Tour Players
SIGNIFICANT STRENGTHENING AND BROADENING OF THE FIELD
Professional golf in Switzerland is making significant progress! The focused and structured promotion of golf sports by ASG and Swiss PGA show promising results. A clear widening of the top is recognizable in both the men and the ladies categories.
Omnium Suisse 2018: Luca Galliano superior victory
STRONG PERFORMANCE OF SWISS PGA TOUR PLAYERS
With a comfortable three shot lead and a new course record, Luca Galliano (66/64/67/71) wins the Omnium Suisse 2018 at GC Montreux while Raphael de Sousa secured 2nd place. Jean-Luc Burnier (4th) and Marc Dobias (6th) also placed in the top 10.
Swiss Challenge 2018
FOUR SWISS IN THE CUT
German Marcel Schneider wins the Swiss Challenge 2018 five strokes ahead of the field. Luca Galliano (71/70/67/73) and Joel Girrbach (71/69/70/71) are the best Swiss in the shared 57th place. Marc Dobias (69/70/72/72) becomes T63.
Swiss Challenge Junior Day 2018
GOLF 'N' HOT DOGS
Almost as a tradition, the Swiss Challenge Juniors Day - jointly organized by ASG and Swiss PGA - took place on Saturday at Golf Sempach. In perfect conditions, over 80 kids from all over Switzerland enjoyed an eventful day of fun and games.
«Growing the game» - zwei spannende Weiterbildungstage
«CLUB-FITTING» UND «BODENREAKTIONSKRAFT»
Wer andere für Golf begeistern und zu sportlichen Erfolgen auf dem Platz führen will, muss mit der Zeit gehen und in Sachen Technik und Lehrmethoden auf dem neuesten Stand bleiben - Rückblick auf zwei spannende Weiterbildungstage.
JABRA Ladies Open 2018
FOUR SWISS PGA PROETTES IN THE EVIAN MASTERS QUALIFIER
The JABRA Ladies Open takes place from May 31-June 3 at the Evian Resort Golf Club. The four Swiss PGA playing pros Caroline Rominger, Melanie Mätzler, Valeria Martinoli and Clara Pietri are competing at the qualifier for this year's Evian Masters.
Swiss Challenge and Swiss Challenge Juniors Day 2018
SWISS PGA PLAYING MEMBERS READY FOR THE CHALLENGE
For the ninth time in a row, the European Challenge Tour will be visiting Golf Sempach on the occasion of the Swiss Challenge from May 31 - June 3. In addition to the defending champion Joel Girrbach, there are 16 more Swiss players competing.
Swiss PGA Tour Event GC Leuk
CELEBRATING 3 WINNERS IN CATEGORY LADIES, SENIORS AND MEN
First Swiss PGA Tour event took place at GC Leuk. After already winning the SPGA Team Championship (with his team mate Claudio Blaesi), Corsin Caviezel set another mark by winning the event in the category Men.
Preview: VP Bank Ladies Open 2018
SWISS PGA LADIES POWER AM LET ACCESS EVENT IN GAMS
Insgesamt 8 Swiss PGA Proetten sind am Start des VP Bank Ladies Open im GC Gams-Werdenberg. Die Zahl der Sieganwärterinnen im starken Teilnehmerfeld ist gross. So kämpfen neben anderen auch Caroline Rominger und Melanie Mätzler um Spitzenpositionen.
The best spiked golf shoes of 2018
ADIDAS TAKE NUMBER 1 & 4 IN MYGOLF SPY BEST SPIKED SHOES OF 2018
MYGOLF SPY best rates Adidas TOUR 360 2.0 and TOUR 360 EQT BOA as top spiked shoes in 2018. My Golf Spy’s mission is to replace hype with cold hard data. AS such they can definitely be perceived as a trustworthy and unbiased sourse.
Swiss PGA Team Championship 2018
BLAESI/CAVIEZEL TAKING THE CHAMPIONSHIP 2018
The SPGA Team Championship took place at Golfpark Otelfingen. 36 teams competed in a two-day Four-Ball-Better-Ball tournament. With 68 and 66 (overall -10), the "Bündner Dream Team" Claudio Blaesi and Corsin Caviezel wins the Championship.
Swiss PGA Generalversammlung 2018
75-JAHR JUBILÄUM DES VERBANDES DER PROFESSIONELLER GOLFSPIELER
Die Swiss Professional Golfers Association feiert in diesem Jahr ihr 75-jähriges Jubiläum. Der Präsident der Swiss PGA Keith Marriott appelliert an das gemeinsame Interesse aller beteiligten Parteien zur Förderung des Golfsportes in der Schweiz.
ProAm Swiss PGA Team Championship 2018
GROSSARTIGES PROAM BEI BESTEN BEDINGUNGEN
Die Teilnehmer des ProAm zur diesjährigen Swiss PGA Team Championship genossen einen unvergesslichen Golftag bei besten Bedingungen. Die Migros Golfpark Otelfingen verwöhnten die Gäste sportlich und kulinarisch. Beste Werbung für den Golfsport.
Preview: Swiss PGA Team Championship 2018
36 TEAMS COMPETING FOR THE TITEL
The Swiss PGA's annual tournament season 2018 starts with the Team Championship. The Championship will be played in two rounds "Four Ball Better Ball". This years' Championship is hosted by Golfpark Otelfingen and takes place on April 23-24, 2018.
Ground reaction forces and their application in golf coaching
SWISS PGA FURTHER EDUCATION DAY 1
Swiss PGA member Gregory Lebrat and Jean Paul Fernandez provided an in-depth view of ground reaction forces and their application in golf coaching. Lebrat and his company Smart2Move are specializing in human motion analysis in the golf industry.
Rusch wins in Agadir
PROGOLF TOUR OPEN OCEAN IN MOROCCO
Benjamin Rusch has won the Open Ocean in Morocco and by that his first event of the season. With a total 14 under par he scored two shots better than Scotsman Chris Robb. Rusch now takes second place at the tour's Order of Merit 2018.
European Challenge Tour: Barclays Kenya Open 2018
GIRRBACH AND ITEN WITH SOLID SEASON START
Joel Girrbach and Marco Iten both made the cut at the first 2018 European Challenge Tour event at the Muthaiga golf club in Kenya. After two strong opening rounds, Girrbach finished T44 finishing -1 while Iten completed the event on T63.