WGT Golf News

  • New Showdown Rush Starts Now!

    27 Nov 2021

    Got a few hours before the turkey is ready? Spend those extra hours on the course with a new Showdown Rush event, going on now.

    If you’re new to Showdown Rush, here are a few things you should know:

    Qualifying Round

    • The qualifying round lasts one day (rather than three days as in classic Showdown events) 

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

    Elimination Round

    • The elimination round lasts one day, 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 last one day

    • 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, WGT for PC or WGT for Mac!

    *Showdown Rush runs 11/27/21-11/29/21. Showdown Rush is available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and WGT for PC/Mac. See full rules for details.

  • 2021 Black Friday Reveal: Day 2

    27 Nov 2021

    Black Friday only comes once a year and while you're stocking up on gifts for friends and family, don't forget to show yourself some love with a sleeve of premium golf balls, free when you purchase WGT Credits today! 

    Starting today through 11/29, we'll be featuring a different premium ball as part of our Black Friday promo, so be sure to check back daily so you don't miss out.

    Today's feature: 

    TaylorMade TP5x Balls (L48+) 

    These golf balls feature 5 layers of TaylorMade technology to add more distance, as well as spin and control to each shot. To receive your free sleeve of virtual TaylorMade TP5x Balls, simply purchase 2,000 or more WGT Credits today (11/27). You can use your WGT Credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and compete in paid games for prizes.

    Buy Credits

    NOTE: Each day's offer runs from midnight to 11:59 PM Pacific Time and offers will change daily, so be sure to watch for updates. The free featured balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped. To use them, just open your Equipment and equip the new balls from your inventory. Offer valid on one qualifying purchase only during the 11/27/21 promotion.

    Check back tomorrow to see the next offer!

  • 2021 Black Friday Reveal: Day 1

    26 Nov 2021

    Black Friday only comes once a year and while you're stocking up on gifts for friends and family, don't forget to show yourself some love with a sleeve of high-performance golf balls, free when you purchase WGT Credits today! 

    Starting today through 11/29, we'll be featuring a different premium golf ball as part of our Black Friday special, so be sure to check back daily so you don't miss out.

    Today's feature: 

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

    These golf balls are brand new to WGT and are great for players looking for max distance and spin! Plus, these golf balls feature an ultra slow meter to hit more shots consistently. To receive your free sleeve of virtual Callaway Chome Soft X Balls, simply purchase 2,000 or more WGT Credits today (11/26). You can use your WGT Credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and compete in paid games for prizes.

    Buy Credits

    NOTE: Each day's offer runs from midnight to 11:59 PM Pacific Time and offers will change daily, so be sure to watch for updates. The free featured balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped. To use them, just open your Equipment and equip the new balls from your inventory. Offer valid on one qualifying purchase only during the 11/26 promotion.

    Check back tomorrow to see the next offer!

  • Our Thanks to You! Earn 2X WGT Credits Now

    25 Nov 2021

    This weekend, earn 2X WGT Credits when you complete offers found under the “Free Credits” tab on the main menu.

    What can you do with more Credits? Purchase clubs, upgrade your apparel, play in tournaments for prizes… the options are endless!

    If there are new items you’ve been eyeing or tournaments you’re eager to play in, now’s the time to earn those bonus credits.

    *Free WGT Credit promo runs 11/25/21-11/28/21 on WGT golf mobile.

  • Gourd News! CC Event #164 is Live

    25 Nov 2021

    Give thanks to your country club this holiday week by playing in CC Event #164, featuring these Gourds Tee Markers and Flags! 

    Now through 11/26, 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.

    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.

  • Gobble Gobble! Free Turkey Ball Effect Today

    25 Nov 2021

    It’s time to feast! Because just for logging in today you'll receive a free Turkey Ball Effect in celebration of Thanksgiving. 

    Simply log in and play as you normally would and your free Turkey Ball Effect (50 hits) will be automatically added to your account. 

    *Free Turkey Ball Effect is available today (11/25/21) only.

  • Win BIG this Thanksgiving!

    24 Nov 2021

    Need to spice up your Thanksgiving break? Test your accuracy by playing in the newest Winner’s Circle event, going on now!

    To play, land your ball in one of the colored rings surrounding the cup on the 8th hole at Bethpage Black using special Winner's Circle clubs.

    If you land your ball in one of the rings or in the hole you’ll win prize chests, which include items like apparel packs, sleeves of golf balls and more. Each prize chest is coordinated to match a ring of the same color on the green. 

    A few things to know:

    • All players will use the same exclusive Winner’s Circle-branded club set

    • The hole, pin placement, green speed and wind rating will not change from one shot to the next, however you may see slight wind direction and wind speed changes

    • If the timer expires before you take your shot, that shot will be lost

    • Winner's Circle is a limited-time event, so any remaining shots will stay in your inventory and can be used in future events (*excludes free shots that are only available during that event)

    *This event runs 11/24/21 to 11/28/21 and is open to all WGT players.

  • Exclusive Gameday Drive Jersey Giveaway!

    20 Nov 2021

    Exclusive Gameday Drive offer, receive a special edition jersey when you complete your round. This is a one-time-only opportunity, so be sure to play this Sunday before time expires. 

    Before kick off, at halftime or between games, sneak in a quick nine at Congressional to receive your jersey. Plus, the top leaderboard scorers will receive WGT Credits.

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 11 tournament runs today (11/21/21) only. 

  • Earn Double XP Today!

    19 Nov 2021

    Make your time on the course even more rewarding by earning double XP.

    This weekend, play as you normally would and earn twice the XP (experience points), helping you to level up faster and unlock new equipment. 

    Play Now

    *This double XP Promo runs 11/19/21-11/20/21. 

  • Special Raffle for Ranked Rounds - Today Only!

    17 Nov 2021

    Play in today's Ranked Rounds Raffle for a chance to win. This raffle is a brand new event where the more you play the more chances you have to win!

    Here’s how it works:

    • Complete any stroke play tournament round or single player ranked round to earn one raffle entry.

    • The more rounds you complete, the more entries you receive. *Remember, one completed ranked round equals one entry.

    • 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 11/18/21.

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

    *This Ranked Rounds Raffle event runs11/17/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. 

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