WGT Golf News

  • FREE Rentals This Weekend!

    29 Jan 2022

    Your old clubs are so last year. Why not treat yourself to something new?

    Try out new clubs risk free during this weekend's free rental promotion and get your bag ready for the upcoming golf season.

    Now through 1/30, head to the Pro Shop to test out a few club upgrades and as an added bonus, you can purchase any clubs you’ve rented at a discount after the rental expires. 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 1/29/22-1/30/22 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.

  • Buy Credits, Get Free Callaway Golf Balls Now

    27 Jan 2022

    Looking to make 2022 your best year of golf yet? Premium golf balls could be the difference between good and good enough. Purchase WGT Credits now through 1/28 and we’ll add a free sleeve of Callaway Chrome Soft X Triple Track Vapor Balls (L37+).

    Simply purchase 2,000 or more WGT Credits and you’ll receive a free sleeve of these player-favorite virtual golf balls, featuring Callaway’s Triple Track technology for improved alignment.

    Plus, you can use your new credits to upgrade the rest of your virtual equipment or apparel and compete in paid games for even more prizes.

    Note that these free Callaway balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped.

    *Special offer when you buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits (1/27/22-1/28/22) and get 3 free Callaway Chrome Soft X Triple Track Vapor Balls (L37+). Valid on one purchase only.

  • February 2022 Game Updates

    26 Jan 2022

    Check out what’s new on WGT today including the latest clubs from Callaway, an extra sweet new Showdown with matching apparel, and a festive Lunar New Year shirt!

    New Callaway Clubs 

    The latest from Callaway is now available in the WGT Pro Shop! These new clubs are designed for improved performance for players at all levels. Upgrade today and elevate your game.

    New clubs include:

    Shop New Callaway Clubs

    Lunar New Year Shirt

    Were you born in the Year of the Tiger? Wearing red is said to bring good luck in a birth sign year! 

    Join us in celebrating the Lunar New Year, which starts on 2/1, with a free Year of the Tiger Shirt. Available now in the Pro Shop. 

    See in Pro Shop

    Lovebird Showdown

    Catch feelings in the newest Showdown, starting Valentine’s Day. Play in this extra sweet event for a chance to win prizes, including an exclusive Lovebird Showdown badge. 

    Starting Soon!

    Lovebird Shirt

    All you need is love… and a Lovebird Shirt to match. Grab this year’s shirt in celebration of Valentine’s Day and the Lovebird Showdown, starting in a few short weeks.

    See in Pro Shop

    WGT Live Series: February Open

    Kick off February with the newest WGT Live Series tournament. As a reminder to those new to the Live Series, the top leaderboard scores will go on to compete in the live-streamed championship event.

    Starting on 1/27 

  • Watch the January Open Championship Tomorrow!

    21 Jan 2022

    Live tomorrow! Tune into the WGT Live Series: January Open Championship, featuring ten of WGT's top players from around the globe.

    Players will be competing for a chance to win WGT credits, a spot on the global leaderboard and of course, bragging rights!

    The lineup:

    It’s all happening LIVE tomorrow (1/22) at 9 AM PT/ 12 PM ET on the WGT YouTube channel and WGT Twitch channel. 

  • All Aboard! A New CC Event is Here

    20 Jan 2022

    Let off some steam by playing in CC Event #168, featuring these Locomotive Tee Markers and Flags.

    Now through 1/21, 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.

    *CC Event #168 runs 1/20/22-1/21/22 and is open to WGT players on all platforms.

  • Bundle Up for the New Northern Lights Showdown!

    17 Jan 2022

    Let Your Golf Game Shine in the Northern Lights Showdown! Play to win exclusive prizes, including an exclusive Northern Lights Showdown badge. 

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

    New to Showdowns? 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!

    *The Northern Lights Showdown starts 1/17/22. Showdowns are available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and the new WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • Earn Bonus Credits this Weekend

    14 Jan 2022

    The holiday season may be over but the deals are still going on!

    Start earning 2X WGT Credits when you complete offers found under the “Free Credits” tab on the main menu now through 1/17/22. With more credits, you’ll be able to upgrade your clubs and equipment even faster. Plus, you can compete in paid games for prizes to earn even more.

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

    *Free WGT Credit promo runs 1/14/22-1/17/22 on WGT golf mobile.

  • Earn Bonus Prizes with Tap-In Rewards!

    13 Jan 2022

    Fill up your progress tracker to earn bonus prizes in this Tap-In Rewards promo! 

    Here's how Tap-In Rewards works:

    • Today through 1/16/21, when you spend WGT Credits you’ll fill up your Tap-In Rewards progress tracker

    • As you reach new prize tiers, you’ll earn more rewards and prizes, like golf balls, apparel packs, CC Passes, and XP Boosts.

    Plus, this Tap-In Rewards features an exclusive club only offered during this promotion! 

    Start Earning Now

    *Tap-In Rewards Promo runs 1/13/21-1/16/21. WGT purchases on any platform will earn rewards, but prizes are only redeemable on WGT Golf Mobile and WGT Desktop.

  • New Year, New Winner’s Circle Event! 🎯

    09 Jan 2022

    Start the new year off right by earning prizes in the latest Winner’s Circle event!

    To play, land your ball in one of the colored rings surrounding the cup by taking one shot from the tee box of the 9th hole at Chambers Bay. To maximize competition, all players will be 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 1/9/22 to 1/12/22 and is open to all WGT players.

  • Play Gameday Drive Today for a Free Gift!

    09 Jan 2022

    It's hard to believe we've reached our final Gameday Drive tournament of the season, but here we are! 

    Whether it's before kickoff, at halftime or between games, there's always time to sneak in a quick round on the course. Play today to earn 2,500 coins FREE when you complete your round. Plus, the top leaderboard scores will also receive WGT Credits. 

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 17 tournament runs today (1/9/21) only. 

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