WGT Golf News

  • 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. 

  • Roll Into the New Year with CC Event #167!

    06 Jan 2022

    Keep vacation mode turned on with a brand new CC Event, featuring these Tricycle Tee Markers and Flags.

    Now through 1/7, 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 #167 runs 1/6/22-1/7/22 and is open to WGT players on all platforms.

  • Celebrate the New Year with a Free Fireworks Ball Effect

    06 Jan 2022

    If your new year’s resolution is to get better at WGT you’ve come to the right place. Now through 1/7, get a free XP Ultra Boost (helping you to level up even faster) and Fireworks Ball Effect when you purchase WGT Credits!

    Simply purchase 1,000 or more WGT Credits and you'll get a free XP Ultra Boost (giving you +40% XP) that lasts for 3 days and a free Fireworks Ball Effect (500 hits).

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

    To turn ball effects on or off, click the ball icon below your swing meter.

    *Promo available 1/6/22-1/7/22, get one free XP Ultra Boost (3 days) and Fireworks Ball Effect (500 hits) when you buy 1,000 or more WGT Credits. 

  • Score BIG with a FREE Jersey Today! 🏈

    02 Jan 2022

    Play in today's Gameday Drive tournament and earn a FREE red jersey when you complete your round. 

    Whether it's before kickoff, at halftime or between games, there's always time to sneak in a quick round on the course. In addition to earning your free jersey, the top leaderboard scorers will also receive WGT Credits. 

    Play Now

    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Week 16 tournament runs today (12/2/21) only. 

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