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Industry Notes: Thursday, December 15, 2022

PGA of America selects Sahalee Country Club for 2024 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship; PGA Tour goes virtual with Golf+

Announced: By the PGA of America, that Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Washington, has been selected as the site of the 2024 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. Sahalee hosted the 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship as well as the 1998 PGA Championship.

Introduced: By Usev, Innovate, an eight-passenger golf car, to the U.S. market. Developed and produced by Seoul, Korea-based DY Innovate, the low-speed vehicle has, according to the company, earned a 60% market share in South Korea since its debut in 2015. The vehicle is designed off of an automotive platform with automotive-caliber components.

Announced: By the PGA Tour, Golf+ as the tour's official virtual reality golf game. The agreement will also see the creation of new PGA Tour game experiences where Golf+ players will be able to experience exclusive, interactive content and features tied to real-world PGA Tour tournaments.