History of the Carolinas
The Carolinas Section of the PGA formed in 1923 and was officially recognized by the PGA in 1940. Today, the Carolinas PGA has grown to be the largest of the PGA’s forty-one sections with more than 2,000 professional members employed at more than 700 golf facilities. Our geographic territory embraces North and South Carolina as well as a small portion of southern Virginia.
The Carolinas PGA is dedicated to nurturing and improving the quality of the game for the thousands of golfers using our member facilities. PGA professionals are responsible for conducting a variety of golf-related functions which include golf shop merchandising, golf instruction, tournament operations, Junior golf programs, golf club repair, administering the Rules, public relations and much more.
Brent Reneau’s 13U All-Star Team, Charlotte 3 League, represented the state of North Carolina at the 2022 National Car Rental PGA Jr. Leagueread more
The Carolinas PGA Section has earned the 2021 Herb Graffis Award, given to a PGA of America Section that has shown tireless dedication to growing theread more
Kiawah Island, SC (November 2022) – On Monday, November 8, 2022, 60 United States Military Veterans and 15 PGA Professionals gathered at Kiawahread more