WGT Golf News

  • Free Today: TaylorMade TP5x Balls

    28 Jan 2021

    Add distance to your shots with TaylorMade TP5x Balls, yours free today!

    Now through 1/29, you’ll get 3 free TaylorMade Balls when you buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits. You can use your credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and apparel, and compete in paid games for prizes.

    These TaylorMade TP5x Balls feature 5 layers of TaylorMade technology to add more distance, spin and control to each shot. Plus, they’ll help boost your accuracy by slowing down your swing meter.

    Get Free TaylorMade Balls

    Note that these free TaylorMade balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped. To use them, just open your Equipment and equip them from your inventory.

    Special offer for players that buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits now through 1/29/21, get 3 free TaylorMade TP5x Balls (L48+).

    *Offer valid on ONE 2,000 or more WGT Credit purchase only.

  • Play Now in the WGT Live Series: February Open

    27 Jan 2021

    Enter the WGT Live Series: February Open today for your chance to be featured in a live-streamed championship, powered by Super League, on 2/20.

    The top 70 scores will also split a total purse prize of 20,000 WGT Credits. 

    Play Now

    The 2021 WGT Live Series will run throughout the year, with WGT players being featured in monthly live streamed events on Twitch and YouTube.

    *Open to all WGT players, see rules for details.

  • February 2021 Game Updates

    27 Jan 2021

    Check out what’s new on WGT today, including the latest Live Series qualifier, a new brand of golf clubs and more throwback apparel. Plus, stay tuned for a special Showdown and matching apparel, coming soon!

    February Open 

    Join the newest WGT Live Series qualifier for your chance to be featured in the live-streamed championship. The top 70 leaderboard scores will also split a total purse prize of 20,000 WGT Credits. 

    Play Now

    ST200 3 Wood from ​Mizuno

    Announcing Mizuno, the newest brand to WGT. This ST200 3 Wood - unlocking at levels 48 and 90 - will help to add forgiveness while maintaining distance on your fairway shots. Plus, stay tuned for more clubs from Mizuno, coming soon. 

    See in Pro Shop

    Classic Apparel 


    Step back in time with some of our top looks from WGT on Flash, available now in the Prop Shop! If you loved last year’s WGT Classic apparel, be sure to check out these two new looks - Going Green and Stars and Stripes - today. 

    See in Pro Shop

    Year of the Ox Showdown and Apparel

     

    Celebrate the second animal in the Chinese Zodiac Calendar by playing in the Year of the Ox Showdown, starting in February. Plus, dress for the occasion with a matching Chinese New Year shirt!

    See in Pro Shop

  • 🚨LIVE tomorrow - January Open Championship

    22 Jan 2021

    The first Live Series championship event of 2021 is coming up this weekend!

    Tune in as 10 of WGT’s top players go head-to-head on Pebble Beach, this Saturday at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET.

    The lineup:

    1. Amisz0 (Poland)

    2. ECC370 (CAN)

    3. fmagnets (UK)

    4. frenchconnect (USA)

    5. IRISHKING1916 (Ireland)

    6. JSmithers (USA)

    7. kelsp (India)

    8. LeHew (USA)

    9. sammey1 (CAN)

    10. Young46 (USA)

    You can watch it on these channels:

    WGT YouTube

    WGT Twitch

    Plus, stay tuned for the next Live Series qualifying tournament, starting soon. 

  • Plow Your Way Through the Competition in CC Event #143

    21 Jan 2021

    Come see why there's so much noise over these snow blower tee markers and flags, as part of CC event #143!

    Play now through 1/22 to win these new tee markers and flags, plus the top 500 clubs will also receive Course Builder currency for custom courses.

    Don’t know what Course Builders and custom courses are all about? Learn more here.

    Play Now

    PS, 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? Upgrade now and the benefits last for an entire year!

    CC Event #143 runs 1/21-1/22 with multiple 4-hour Clashes, so be sure to play as many games as you can for your club and keep your eyes on the leaderboard.

    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!

    Here’s how it works: Each event is made up of Club Clashes which last for a limited amount of time (usually a few hours). When your club enters the event, you’ll be matched with a similar skill level club. Start playing! 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.

    Learn more about CC Events and Club Clashes. 

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

  • Golfx3 Wins European eTour Global Finals!

    20 Jan 2021

    Congratulations to golfx3, the European eTour Global Finals champion and the winner of $30,000, the largest prize of any WGT Golf tournament so far. In total, he has taken home $50,000 in European eTour prize money.

    The 22-year-old student from Santa Fe, New Mexico, who was the No. 5 seed going into the championship, went undefeated throughout the live event and ultimately went on to beat No. 6 seed, Shefuf (US), in the final round.

    This additional first-place finish brings golfx3’s championship resume to five tournament wins!

    The full replay is available on the following channel now:

    With the conclusion of the European eTour Global Finals, the 2020 season has officially come to an end! Stay tuned for season two, starting soon!

  • LIVE today! $50K Prize, European eTour Global Finals

    20 Jan 2021

    You watched them compete in five European eTour championship events last year, each featuring a $10K total purse prize.

    Now, watch as the winners or runners-up from every championship round go head-to-head for a chance at the $50K total purse prize in the Global Finals!

    As the qualifiers for the European eTour Global Finals, eight of the top players from around the world will be competing live today at 8 AM PT / 11 AM ET.

    The lineup in order of seeding:

    You can watch it all right here on one of these channels: 

  • Join the Rave! Glow in the Dark Showdown is Live

    18 Jan 2021

    The party is just getting started! Play in the Glow in the Dark Showdown today and see what everybody is raving about.

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

    Here are the rules for the Glow in the Dark Showdown:

    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

    *Glow in the Dark Showdown starts 1/18/21. Showdowns are available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • This Weekend: Earn 2X WGT Credits

    15 Jan 2021

    Looking to add new equipment to your virtual golf bag?

    Earn 2X WGT Credits during this weekend’s Free Credit promotion and you could purchase those items you’ve been eyeing even sooner.

    Simply complete offers on WGT, found under the “Free Credits” tab in the main menu, for twice the earnings. 

    Offer Ends 1/18/21

    *Free WGT Credit promo runs 1/15-1/18/21. 

  • 💥 Free Today: Fireworks Ball Effect, XP Boost

    14 Jan 2021

    Receive a free XP Ultra Boost and Fireworks Ball Effect when you purchase WGT Credits today! 

    Simply purchase 1,000 or more WGT Credits now through 1/15 and you'll get a free XP Ultra Boost (giving you +40% XP) that lasts for 3 days and a free Fireworks Ball Effect. 

    Buy Credits Now

    Your XP Boost will take effect immediately, once added to your account, to start earning extra XP right away! You can use your credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and apparel, and compete in paid games for prizes.

    To turn ball effects on/off, just click the magic wand icon (on web) or tap the ball (below your swing meter on mobile, PC or Mac).

    *Promo available 1/14/21-1/15/21, get one free XP Ultra Boost (3 days) and Fireworks Ball Effect (500 hits) when you buy 1,000 WGT Credits or more.

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