WGT Golf News

  • November 2021 Game Updates

    27 Oct 2021

    Check out what’s new on WGT this month, including brand new golf balls from Callaway, a tasty new Showdown (and matching shirt!), electrifying new apparel and the final event of this year’s European eTour. Plus, be sure to check out more details (down at the bottom) about an important chat filtering update. 

    Brand New Callaway Golf Balls​

    New high performance golf balls from Callaway are now available. Designed to deliver max distance and spin, these popular golf balls are available for both low and high level players.

    • Callaway Chrome Soft X Ultra Slow Meter Balls (L0+)

    • Callaway Chrome Soft X Balls (L97+)

    • Callaway Chrome Soft X Slow Meter Balls (L97+)

    Shop New Callaway Golf Balls

    TravisMathew Apparel Now Available


    Add a touch of sophistication to your avatar’s style with new TravisMathew apparel, available now in the Pro Shop. Comfy yet classy, these new items including shirts, shorts, shoes and gloves, are the ideal staple pieces for every wardrobe.

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    Gobble Gobble Turkey Shirt

    The only thing better than turkey in your belly is turkey on your shirt, especially one that looks this cute! Pick up this year’s Turkey Shirt in the Pro Shop just in time for Thanksgiving.

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    Let’s Feast! New Showdown Starting Soon…

    This Thanksgiving, we’re cooking up a brand new Showdown featuring prizes like an exclusive Gobble Gobble Showdown badge. If you’re new to Showdowns, know that the qualifying round lasts for the first three days and each day is a new chance to qualify for the next round.

    Starting Soon! 

    Captain Thunderbolt Pants 

    ⚠️ CAUTION: These pants will shock the competition, but not your golf game. Grab these Captain Thunderbolt Pants from Loudmouth in the Pro Shop now.

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    European eTour Global Final Livestream and Bundle

    We’re inching closer to this year’s European eTour Global Finals, which means there’s another $50,000 on the line! Will golfx3 have what it takes to win it all once more? Pick up a special European eTour bundle featuring an exclusive Global Finals shirt and show your support for your favorite player!

    Live on 11/18 

    JDRF National Diabetes Awareness Month Tournament

    Join JDRF and WGT in raising awareness for critical life-saving research by playing in the JDRF National Diabetes Awareness Month Tournament, featuring 18 holes of unlimited stroke play on Torrey Pines. The top leaderboard players will split a total purse of 125,000 WGT Credits.

    Starts 11/1 

    We’ve made important chat filter updates! 

    • You can now toggle chat on/off directly within the chat box (as well as in the settings panel). 
    • We’ve also added the ability to block a player during a game, which adds them to your “blocked players” list and disables chat with them for the remainder of that game.
  • It's GAMEDAY! Finish Your Round and Earn Coins

    24 Oct 2021

    Make the most of GAMEDAY right here! Sneak in a quick nine at Pinehurst No. 2 before kickoff, at halftime or between games when you play in this week's Gameday Drive tournament. 

    The top leaderboard scorers will receive WGT Credits. Plus, you'll receive1,000 WGT Coins when you complete your round. 

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 7 tournament runs today (10/24/21) only. 

  • 🚨 Tomorrow! WGT Live Series: October Open Championship

    22 Oct 2021

    Join us for the first championship livestream of this year's WGT Live Series, featuring ten of WGT's top players from around the globe going head-to-head. 

    The lineup:

    Players will be competing for in-game credits and bragging rights! It’s all happening LIVE this Saturday (10/23) at 9 AM PT/ 12 PM ET on the WGT Twitch and WGT YouTube channels. 

  • Play the Monster Showdown Now 👹

    18 Oct 2021

    Fight the workday scaries with a round in the Monster Showdown, going on now! Play to win exclusive prizes, including an exclusive Monster Showdown badge. 

    To begin playing, just log on to WGT Golf (on mobile or desktop) and follow the signs to enter. 

    Here’s what you need to know:

    Qualifying Round

    • The qualifying round lasts three days, each day is a new chance to qualify for the elimination round

    • During the qualifying round, the top 50% of the leaderboard advance to the elimination round

    • Players that qualify on day 1 (top 50%) do not need to compete in days 2 or 3 of the qualifying round

    • Players that do not qualify on day 1 can still compete on days 2 or 3 to advance

    Elimination Round

    • The elimination round lasts two days, with players having only one chance to advance to the final round

    • The top 50% of the leaderboard qualifies for the final round

    Final Round

    • The final round lasts two days

    • All players that make it to the final round will win prizes, and higher ranks win bigger prizes!

    Other Things to Know

    • Scoring is based on total strokes, meaning the fewer shots you take to complete your matches, the higher you will rank on the leaderboard

    • Any incomplete or forfeited holes will be scored as bogeys

    Don’t miss your chance to play, going on now on WGT Golf Mobile – or the new WGT for PC or WGT for Mac!

    Play Now

    *The Monster Showdown starts 10/18/21. Showdowns are available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and the new WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • Earn a Free Ball in the Gameday Drive

    17 Oct 2021

    It's GAMEDAY! Gear up to watch your favorite teams battle on the field in this one-day only Gameday Drive tournament. 

    Play through a quick nine at Pebble for a chance to win WGT Credits. Plus, you'll receive a free MAX Platinum golf ball when you complete your round. 

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 6 tournament runs today (10/17/21) only. 

  • Rent Clubs Free this Weekend

    14 Oct 2021

    Try before you buy in this weekend's Free Rental promotion! 

    Now through 10/17, head to the Pro Shop to test out as many clubs as you'd like. Plus, you can purchase any clubs you’ve rented at a discount after the rental expires. 

    Rent Free Clubs

    There’s no limit on how many clubs you can rent, so be sure to take advantage before time runs out!

    *Free rental promotion runs 12 PM PT on 10/16/21 through 10/17/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. Rental clubs last for 24 hours each and can be re-rented during the promotion.

  • Reach New Heights in CC Event #161

    14 Oct 2021

    The sky is the limit in CC Event #161, featuring these Paper Airplane Tee Markers and Flags.

    Now through 10/15, play to win these for your country club, and if you’re one of the top 500 clubs you’ll also receive Course Builder currency for Custom Courses. Learn more about Course Builders and Custom Courses here.

    If you’re new to CC Events, there are a few things you should know:

    • CC Events allow WGT Country Clubs to compete against each other for bragging rights and special in-game rewards.

    • The club that earns the most total points from their Clashes wins.

    • When your club enters the event, you’ll be matched with a club of a similar skill level and a timer will keep track of how much play is left in that Clash.

    • Club members from both sides can play as many rounds as they’d like during that time using Club Passes and Superpasses to earn points.

    Each event is made up of Club Clashes that last for 4 hours so be sure to keep playing and keep your eyes on the leaderboard.

    Join the Fun

    Not in a WGT Country Club yet? Learn more here and join or start your own!

    Did you know… You can earn up to 2X Country Club XP, carry even more CC Passes and generate Passes faster with a WGT Plus or Premier Membership? Purchase a WGT Plus or Premier Membership in the Pro Shop now.

  • Special Coin Room Offer This Week

    11 Oct 2021

    Special offer for players who complete and win Coin Room games!

    Now through 10/13, play and win any Coin Room game and you'll be automatically entered into this week's raffle - it's really that simple! 

    Here’s how it works:

    • Win any Coin Room game and you'll earn one entry into this week's raffle. 

    • Once time expires, 10 winners will be randomly selected.

    • Prizes include 1,000 WGT credits and 2 Platinum apparel packs.

    Winners will receive prizes in their WGT inbox on 10/14/21. 

    There’s no limit to how many entries you can earn, so keep playing for the best chance to win!

    *This Winner's Circle Raffle event runs 10/11/21-10/14/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. 

  • Kickoff Sunday with Gameday Drive 🏈

    10 Oct 2021

    It's GAMEDAY! Score big on the course while you watch your favorite team battle on the field in this one-day only Gameday Drive tournament. 

    Play through a quick nine at St Andrews for a chance to win WGT Credits. Plus, you'll receive 1,000 coins when you complete your round. 

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 5 tournament runs today (10/10/21) only. 

  • 🏌️‍♀️Support the LPGA with a #HoodieForGolf

    07 Oct 2021

    The LPGA’s most popular hoodie is now available in WGT!

    To help support women’s sports and change the face of golf, we've partnered with the LPGA to bring you this special virtual edition #HoodieForGolf, a campaign led by Michelle Wie West. This one-of-a-kind hoodie has been sported IRL by everyone from Ricky Fowler to NBA stars Kent Bazemore, Damion Lee, and more. And now, we're giving you the opportunity to grab your own hoodie right in the WGT Pro Shop! 

    Proceeds from in-game sales will benefit the LPGA Renee Powell Fund and Clearview Legacy Foundation.

    To purchase your #HoodieForGolf, navigate to the Specials tab under the Featured section in the Pro Shop. This item is only available for a limited time, so be sure to grab yours before sales end. 

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    If you're new to WGT, you can create a new account by downloading the WGT Golf app on your desktop or mobile device here

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