Congratulations to our scholarship winners! The 2020 Bunny Mason Scholarships have been awarded to Blake Kukula ($1,000) and Hailey Johnston ($500). These scholarships were established by the late Hall of Famer Bunny Mason and are additionally supported by your 1% Club donations and the Tickets for Charity program at the Winco Foods Portland Open. Additionally,… Read More


Tumwater, WA: Frank Talarico has been selected by the Board of Directors as the fifth Chief Executive Officer of the Pacific Northwest Section PGA.  Talarico will take the helm of the Section beginning September 1st, 2020 following the retirement of Jeff Ellison, PGA after Jeff’s 30 years of service to the Section. Mr. Talarico has… Read More


Schedule Update: 5-27-2020 The Pacific Northwest Section staff is monitoring the orders in place in our five states, the recommendations out of Washington, DC, the Center For Disease Control and any local health department action.  The Board of Directors meets monthly to review the situation and approve the confirmation of event postponements and cancellations.  The… Read More


Those of you in Washington are probably aware of the unprecedented steps being taken to increase social distancing and limit direct social interactions as the effort is made to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Monday, Washington Governor Inslee signed a couple of new proclamations to further advance this effort. There are specific directives… Read More


Your Board of Directors met this morning to address the impact of the rapidly changing situation with the Coronavirus and the unknown nature of what the immediate future will be in relation to the spread and impact of this disease. These are uncertain times and your Board is committed to making decisions in the best… Read More


The Pacific Northwest Section is proud to join with our friends at Yamaha to present the 2020 YAMAHA PLAYER DEVELOPMENT GRANT PROGRAM. This initiative, launched in 2015, reflects both our commitments to growing the game of golf in the great Northwest. Two separate Player Development Grant Programs are available to support Pacific Northwest Section professionals.… Read More