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#ThrowbackThursday: The Tar Heel Classic Ten Year Challenge

The 2019 Tar Heel Classic, one of the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour’s longest standing Classic events, takes place on Saturday-Sunday March 9-10 at UNC-Chapel Hill Finley GC. The event, known for notoriously strong fields, celebrates its tenth anniversary with this year’s contest. Recently, the Tar Heel Classic has been open for the taking, with two different champions in the past two years. Last year, Lexanne [...]

By |2019-01-30T21:45:08+00:00January 30th, 2019|Tour News|0 Comments

Know the Rules: Top Resources for the 2019 Rule Changes

The year of 2019 brings several significant changes to the USGA and R&A Rules of Golf. To help you learn the rules, we've pulled together our favorite resources for players and caddies to get up to date. Remember, these rules went into effect on January 1st of this year! OTHER RESOURCES: LPGA Highlights of the 2019 Rules of Golf Changes - PDF The Top [...]

By |2019-01-04T00:31:14+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Tour News|0 Comments

Introducing the 2019 PKBGT Spring Invitational

The PKBGT is excited to announce the 2019 PKBGT Spring Invitational, a 36-hole Championship event held at the Links at Stoney Point in Greenwood, South Carolina. The Links at Stoney Point hosted the LPGA Symetra Tour Women's Health Classic the last 4 years, one of the most lucrative events on the Symetra Tour each year.  In 2018, the PKBGT partnered with the event to host the Women's [...]

By |2018-12-16T16:13:09+00:00December 16th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

2019 Central Florida Series Schedule Release

With the kickoff of the 2019 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour season, we are excited to announce an expanded schedule for the Central Florida Series presented by the LPGA Symetra Tour's IOA Golf Classic! In partnership with Insurance of America, the series will feature 10 events at some of the top destinations in the region. With several new courses and events, we delve into the full [...]

By |2018-12-14T17:31:39+00:00December 14th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

PerformPKB: WEBINAR- Tis’ The Season for the Off Season

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR WHEN: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4th AT 7PM EST Our PerformPKB Physical Consultant Chris Finn will be hosting a webinar this coming Tuesday, December 4th. The webinar, "Tis' the Season for the Off Season: Key Elements of a Serious Girl Golfer's Training", will cover: The Top Three Things junior girls golfers need to be doing this off season to increase speed, increase [...]

By |2018-11-30T21:55:18+00:00November 30th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

Winter/Spring National Schedule Release

The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour is excited to announce the release of our Winter/Spring National Schedule.  The 2019 season kicked off earlier this month with the PKBGT Invitational at Bermuda Run Country Club and will continue with over 20 events through the middle of August. Over the next nine months the tour will host events in six different states from Georgia to Delaware, and many stops [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:22:03+00:00November 30th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

National Signing Day: Class of 2019

Since the PKBGT began in 2007, our goal has been to provide an opportunity and a space for girls to compete and be noticed by collegiate coaches. We are excited to announce that just 12 years later, over 800 girls have committed or signed to play collegiate golf! A HUGE congratulations to the Class of 2019, who signed their National Letters of Intent over the past week [...]

By |2018-11-29T13:28:46+00:00November 21st, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour Extends Partnership with Storie Apparel

Greensboro, NC (November  16, 2018) — The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour (PKBGT) announced they would be extending their partnership with Storie Apparel, a leader in junior girls golf apparel. Storie will continue to be the Official Youth Apparel Provider of the PKB Girls Golf Tour and an Official Partner of the PKBGT under the extended two-year agreement. Storie Apparel provides clothing designed to benefit the [...]

By |2018-11-16T15:28:32+00:00November 16th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

#ThrowbackThursday College (and Professional) Roundup: November 8

A week that was formerly considered as one of the most stressful weeks in golf for aspiring LPGA touring professionals was extended this year to two stressful weeks- now known as the LPGA’s Q-Series. The Q-Series, which is a revamping of Stage 3 of LPGA Qualifying School, took place the past two weeks in Pinehurst, NC. The new series consisted of 108 players from around the world, [...]

By |2018-11-08T23:42:46+00:00November 8th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

#ThrowbackThursday College (and Professional) Roundup: Oct. 25-Nov.1

One week remains in the collegiate golf fall season. Most players took their final tournament swings until the leaves fall, the cold season passes and spring blossoms once again. A select few will have one last opportunity to take home a medal next weekend. For our PKBGT alumni competing to earn their 2019 LPGA membership in Pinehurst, the final stretch is within reach as five of eight [...]

By |2018-11-01T20:28:55+00:00November 1st, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments