News Archive

  • Friday, September 21, 2012
  • Eubanks: An unfamiliar Medinah awaits

    Medinah Country Club has undergone extensive renovations since the 2006 PGA Championship. As a result, players will be greeted to something far different than what they remember.

  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012
  • PGA of America invites fans to become '13th Man' for Team USA

    The PGA of America is inviting golf fans to become a, '13th Man,' for the 2012 Ryder Cup. The new program is meant to promote fan commitment to sportsmanship and to honor Team USA.

  • Spectators encouraged to consider Metra Service for transportation

    Metra has added additional early-morning express non-stop departures from downtown Chicago's Union Station on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Medinah Station is a quick walk from the main Ryder Cup gate.

  • Best U.S. Ryder Cup moments

    Don't look now, but the Ryder Cup is right around the corner. With that in mind, we asked our friends in Facebook Nation to tell us: What are the best U.S. Ryder Cup moments?

  • Tuesday, September 18, 2012
  • Sports celebrities to meet fans Sept. 22-23 at Medinah Country Club

    PGA of America MEDINAH, Ill. -- World Golf Hall of Famer Billy Casper, owner of the most points in U.S. Ryder Cup history, former Chicago Bears Hall of Fame defensive lineman Dan Hampton and Chicago Blackhawks Hall of Famer Stan Mikita will be featured guests meeting visitors at the 2012 Ryder Cup...

  • Monday, September 17, 2012
  • Davis Love III has Medinah set up to his preference

      Davis Love III has gotten Medinah Country Club set up just the way he wants it – with the rough mowed and the greens fast and smooth. That, he says, should benefit his big-hitting Americans.  

  • Thursday, September 13, 2012
  • Chicago's magnificent miles tees up 'Tartan Art on the Avenue' for charity

    OAK BROOK, Ill. (September 13, 2012) -- One of the great avenues of the world, Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago, is now home to the "Tartan Art on the Avenue" public art exhibit, featuring 50 uniquely decorated giant golf balls located along Chicago's Magnificent Mile and...

  • Monday, September 10, 2012
  • Celebs, sports legends to be paired with past Ryder Cup captains

    Justin Timberlake and Michael Phelps are among the participants for the 2012 Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event on Sept. 25 at Medinah, host of the 39th Ryder Cup.

  • Wednesday, September 5, 2012
  • John Byrwa: Team USA has right mix to succeed

    A battle-hardened European team will provide an epic challenge at Medinah. But, John Byrwa says, Team USA appears to have the right mix of youthful exuberance and veteran leadership.

  • Ryder Cup exhibit on display near Chicago

    "The Ryder Cup Exhibit…Where Legends are Forged and Legacies are Made" is on display through Sept. 30 at Oakbrook Center, where it showcases the storied history of the Ryder Cup.