The 19th Hole Golf Show is a golf podcast featuring in-depth, intelligent discussion of the most important topics in golf. Host Ryan Ballengee from Golf News Net talks about recent events and issues on the PGA Tour, European Tour, LPGA Tour and other major golf tournaments around the world. He digs in on golf course architecture, fantasy golf, golf travel and the issues facing the business of the game. Ryan covers a little bit of everything in golf, and he's joined occasionally by some of the biggest names in the game to provide perspective.
The PGA of America and Donald Trump, JT and the TOC
The PGA of America dumped President Donald Trump and terminated their agreement to host the 2022 PGA Championship at his New Jersey club. Ryan discusses why that was the right move and wonders what club will host instead. Ryan digs into the Sentry Tournament of Champions, touches on Justin Thomas' slur and the importance of forgiveness.
Recapping a great US Women's Open finish
The US Women's Open came to a conclusion on Monday, filled with drama, compelling contenders and great stories. Ryan looks back on the week, the host Champions Golf Club, the pinballing TV coverage and some other takeaways from the week. Then he gets into the 2021 European Tour schedule and a few of your questions.
After almost 18 months of not doing this podcast, I'm back. Let me explain why the show is coming back, why it went away and detail what I'm going to be doing moving forward. Thanks for listening!
Looking back on our Sweetens Cove takeover and a great Tour Championship
We look back on our two-day takeover of Sweetens Cove, as well a review of the Tour Championship
Will the new Tour Championship format entice you?
Will the PGA Tour's new Tour Championship format make the FedEx Cup more exciting?
Recapping The Open - Shane's win, Rory's realization and more
On this episode, Ryan recaps The 2019 Open Championship from Royal Portrush.