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Life Skills and Golf Camps announced – Kearney Hill and Golf Club of Bluegrass

Nicholasville, KY (March 30, 2021) – First Tee – Greater Lexington, a youth development organization dedicated to helping young people build character through the game of golf is hosting its inaugural golf camps this spring at Kearney Hill Golf Links (Lexington) and Golf Club of the Bluegrass (Nicholasville). … Read More

Barbasol Junior Championship Scheduled for 2021

NICHOLASVILLE, KY (February 9, 2021) – The Barbasol Championship, Keene Trace and Golf House Kentucky announced in 2019 the creation of the Barbasol Junior Championship, a 54-hole junior stroke play championship which was to be contested in 2020. … Read More

Calling All Teachers and Coaches! Impact the Lives of Kentucky Youth

Nicholasville, KY (February 9, 2020) – First Tee – Greater Lexington, a youth development organization dedicated to helping young people build character through the game of golf, needs Teachers or Coaches to deliver programs to young people in our community. Instructors will receive a half-day professional development training and must be background checked, however do not need to have previous golf experience. … Read More

Barbasol Championship Charity Golf Tournament Raises $205,000 for charity partners

Nicholasville, Kentucky (October 27, 2020) – On a picture-perfect day, the 2020 Barbasol Championship’s Charity Golf Tournament, which was played on Friday, October 16 at Champions at Keene Trace in Nicholasville, hit a hole in one, raising $205,000 for its Caddie127 charity partners. … Read More

Barbasol Championship Statement on the Passing of Cullan Brown

University of Kentucky golfer Cullan Brown died yesterday after a courageous, nearly yearlong battle with cancer. The PGA TOUR Barbasol Championship mourns the passing of this exceptional young man. … Read More

Barbasol Championship to Host Golf Tournament in Support of Kentucky Charities

Nicholasville, Kentucky (July 15, 2020) – Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic’s global impact on the daily lives of people around the world, the PGA TOUR was planning on another epic season featuring the best golfers on the planet competing for coveted FedEx points at each of its 43 annual events. Included on the TOUR’s schedule was The Barbasol Championship, which was canceled in April due to the coronavirus. The tournament would have been played this week at Champions at Keene Trace in Nicholasville. … Read More

Barbasol Championship Grateful to Arnold & Winnie Palmer Foundation

  June 2 , 2020 CONTACT: Dan DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION Nicholasville, Kentucky (May 4, 2020) – Nicholasville, Kentucky (June 2, 2020) – The Barbasol Championship today expressed its gratitude to the Arnold & Winnie Palmer Foundation, who recently donated … Read More

Barbasol Championship Encourages Support of Caddie127 Charities

Nicholasville, Kentucky (May 4, 2020) – The Barbasol Championship today encouraged tournament sponsors and fans to consider contributing to one of the five local nonprofits partnered with the PGA TOUR event’s charitable arm, Caddie127. … Read More

PGA TOUR Releases Updated Schedule

April 16 , 2020 CONTACT: Dan DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION Nicholasville, Kentucky (April 16, 2020) – Earlier today, the PGA TOUR released an updated schedule that does not include a date for the 2020 Barbasol Championship which had been slated … Read More

OFFICIAL STATEMENT

March 18, 2020 CONTACT: Dan DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION Yesterday, the PGA TOUR made the announcement that due to the ongoing health crisis related to COVID-19, all PGA TOUR events through the week of the AT&T Byron Nelson (May 7-10) … Read More