Golf - PGA Player Development


Under the golf industry’s Play Golf America umbrella you can access information on programs and resources to expand your community offerings, thereby enabling your golf facility to reach a wider audience while generating more activity.

NRPA Partnership Programs

As part of NRPA partnerships, Park Agencies can apply for special resources available for municipal golf operations.

Sticks for Kids: The Sticks for Kids program from the Golf Course Builders Association of America (GCBAA) is dedicated to introducing and teaching youth the fundamentals of golf through chipping, putting, club stance, grip, etiquette, and basic rules of the game.

PGA Family Course: The PGA of America and U.S. Kids Golf launched the PGA Family Course Program, a nationwide initiative that is intended to make golf courses more enjoyable for families, regardless of age and ability.

Other Play Golf America Programs

Get Golf Ready:  Get Golf Ready is the newest industry-wide branded program designed to bring adults into the game in a comfortable and enjoyable manner at an affordable and attractive price. 

Play Golf America National Promotions:  Learn about the series of nationwide programs designed to help you attract golfers focusing on instruction, equipment, women, families, and more.

Youth Programs: There are a variety of youth programs perfect for your facility, including a national Course Access Program and The First Tee’s National School Program.

Play Golf America Resources

NRPA – Play Golf America Resource Center: Access Play Golf America resources, including program tool kits and a library of best practices.

Play Golf America 5-Year Report: Read details on how Play Golf America is working, including data showing that 1.28 million consumers had golf experiences, and National Promotions have made a $37.5 million impact.

Accessible Golf Resources: Find resources, tools and golf programs for individuals with disabilities.